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Forbidden Business Transactions In Islam

Forbidden Business Transactions In Islam A Transcribed Lecture of Shaikh Saalih bin Fawzaan Al-Fawzaan In the Name of Allaah, the Most Merciful, the Bestower of Mercy Introduction All praise be to Allaah, Lord of the Worlds, and may the peace and blessings be upon the chief of all Messengers and upon his family and all of his Companions. This is a short treatise on the subject of prohibited types of business transactions, which has been compiled so that the Muslim can avoid them in his daily affairs – so that his earnings can be from the lawful, which Allaah will benefit him with in this life and the next. Originally, the source for this treatise Read more ...
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Quranic Miracle: The Forelock

Miraculous Verses: Allah, Most High, says: "Nay! If he (Abu Jahl) ceases not, We will catch him by the forelock, A lying, sinful forelock!" [Surah al-'Alaq, 96:15-16] Allah also says: "I put my trust in Allah, my Lord and your Lord! There is not a moving (living) creature but He has grasp of its forelock. Verily, my Lord is on the Straight Path (the truth)." [Surah Hud, 11:56] And He says: "The Mujrimun (polytheists, criminals, sinners, etc.) will be known by their marks (black faces), and they will be seized by their forelocks and their feet." [Surah ar-Rahman, 55:41] Miraculous Hadith: Imam Ahmad recorded in his Musnad that the Read more ...

Inspiration: Be counted amongst the Truthful

Episode-7 from the amazing Inspiration Series by Mohamed Zeyara. "O you who believe! Be afraid of Allah, and be with those who are true (in words and deeds)." [Quran, 9:119] Narrated by 'Abdullah ibn Masood that the Prophet (peace be upon him) said, "Truthfulness leads to righteousness, and righteousness leads to Paradise. And a man keeps on telling the truth until he becomes a truthful person. Falsehood leads to Al-Fajur (i.e. wickedness, evil-doing), and Al-Fajur (wickedness) leads to the (Hell) Fire, and a man may keep on telling lies till he is written before Allah, a liar." [Sahih Bukhari, Book #73, Hadith #116] Read more ...

Don’t Lie about Dreams

Ibn ‘Umar narrates that the Messenger of Allah (Sallallahu alayhi wassallam) said:

“The worst lie is that a person claims to have seen a dream which he has not seen.”

[Sahih Bukhari, Book #87, Hadith #167]

The Lie of Santa Claus

Al-hamdulillah, All praise be to Allah alone, for making us Muslims and bestowing us the Deen of Islam to distinguish right and wrong. The holiday season is upon us again, and the ugly head of Satan is rising again to inspire people to indulge in innovation and shirk. Christians Lying About Santa Claus Sheikh Yusuf Estes deals out a few home truths about Christians, Santa Claus, the Easter Bunny and the Bible. As Yusuf Estes mentioned the bigger lie is that of associating partners with God. The word 'Christmas' is not even present in the entire Bible. The Bible has closed lips on the entire feast of Christmas with one exception, the decoration Read more ...

Safeguarding the Tongue

Prophet Muhammad (SAW) said: "When the son of Adam gets up in the morning all the limbs humble themselves before the tongue and say: Have taqwa of Allah for our sake, for we are dependant on you, If you are straight/upright, we are straight and If you are crooked, we are crooked." (Hasan - narrated by at-Tirmidhee, lbn Khuzaymah and Ibn Hibbaan from Abu Sa'eed al-Khudree marfoo'aan and authenticated by al-Albaanee in Saheeh ul-Jaami' [351]) Prophet Muhammad (SAW) said: "If anyone guarantees me whats between his jaws and between his legs, I shall guarantee him Jannah." (Saheeh - narrated by al-Bukhaaree from Sahl lbn Sa'd marfoo'aan) He (SAW) was asked as Read more ...

Truth is Staircase to Heaven

“Maintain truthfulness, for truthfulness leads to righteousness, and righteousness leads to Heaven. A man continues to maintain truthfulness until he is recorded in Allah’s book as truthful. Refrian from lying, because lying leads to blatant evil, and evil leads to the fire. A man continues to lie until he is recorded in Allah’s book as a liar,” (Related by Al-Bukhari, Muslim, Abu Dawood and Al-Tirmithi). Certain virtues are highly valued in all societies. One of these is truthfulness. Islam recognises that other religions and communities attach great importance to such virtue. That, however, does not stop Islam from endorsing such virtues and laying Read more ...