Monthly Archives: June 2008

Introduction of FIQAH

Imam A’zam Abu Hanifa, Imam Maalik, Imam Shaafi and Imam Ahmed bin Hambal (radi Allahu anhumul ajma’in) are the leaders of the four schools of Fiqh (Islamic Law). “FIQH” is the Science of Islamic Law or Jurisprudence. It refers to … Continue reading

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Hazrat Ali Murtaza (Radi Allah Unho)

ELECTIONS After Sayyiduna ‘Uthman (radi Allahu anhu) passed away, Sayyiduna Ali (radi Allahu anhu) was elected as the fourth Caliph by the Muslims. During the period of the first three Caliphs, Madinatul Munawwarah continued to be the capital of the … Continue reading

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Hazrat Uthman Ghani (Radi Allah Unho)

ELECTION Before he passed away, Sayyiduna Umar (radi Allahu anhu) appointed a six-man Committee to elect his successor from among themselves. After long discussions and consultation, they elected Sayyiduna ‘Uthman bin Affan (radi Allahu anhu) as the third Caliph of … Continue reading

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Hazrat Umar Farooq (Radi Allah Unho)

ELECTION Before he passed away, Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radi Allahu anhu) consulted the senior Sahaba and elected Sayyiduna Umar (radi Allahu anhu) as the second Caliph of the Muslims. EARLY LIFE He was the son of Khattab and is famous … Continue reading

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Hazrat Abu Bakr Siddique (Radi Allah Unho)

EARLY LIFE Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radi Allahu anhu’s) real name was Abdullah, and he was given the title of “As Siddique” or“Testifier to the Truth.” His father, ‘Uthman, was known as Abu Quhafah and his mother, Salma, was known as … Continue reading

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A Hadith on the Status of the Four Khulafa

In the book, “Shawaa’idul-Haqq”, Sayyiduna Shaikh Abu Abdullah (radi Allahu anhu) narrates the following incident. Once I visited the Holy City of Mecca and met a man who claimed that he never felt thirsty. When I asked him the reason … Continue reading

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THE EXCELLENCE OF RECITING ONE’S SAJRAH

There are many virtues in reciting one’s Sajrah of which a few are mentioned below: Memorising the chain of Awliya up to Rasoolullah (sallal laahu alaihi wasallam).The Zikr and remembrance of Saleheen (Awliya) is the means of receiving Allah’s Rahmah … Continue reading

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