Hadith Query: Peak of intellect after faith is compassion


Is the following Ḥadīth reliable: The peak of intellect after Imān is to treat people with compassion?

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Iftar Duas Timing

Iftar Du’ā Timing


We have read on your website on this link https://nawadir.org/2015/06/18/masnoon-iftar-duas/ that the Du’ās should be read after Ifṭār. Please can you provide the evidence for this.

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What should a Muslim student study? By Imam Ibn al-Sunni

What should a Muslim student study?

By Imām Ibn al-Sunnī (d. 364 H.)

On a recent visit to Bahrayn, my respected father Mufti Shabbir Ahmed was given copies of Riyāḍatul Muta’allīmīn, a book recently published by Shaykh Nizam Yaqubi. Continue reading

Allamah Lakhnawis view on the language of Jumuah sermon

Language of Jumu’ah Sermon

By ‘Allāmah Muḥammad ‘Abd al-Ḥayy Lakhnawī (d. 1304 H.)

Translator’s Introduction

The language of the Jumu’ah sermon and whether it can be, and indeed should be, delivered in any language besides Arabic remains contentious. Continue reading

Friday Sermon Sultan Hadith Query


Many Imāms refer to a Sultan in their Friday sermons and mention the following sentence or something similar:

من أھان سلطان الله في الأرض أھانه الله

Is there any basis for this and what does it mean? Is it permissible to cite this narration when the Muslims do not have a Sultan?

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8 Days in Sierra Leone

8 Days in Sierra Leone

The following is a daily account of Shaykh Yusuf Shabbir’s eight day visit to Sierra Leone in Ramadan 1437 Hijri. The page will be updated daily.

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

Day 8 – 2 July 2016
Visit comes to an end

Today is our final day in Sierra Leone.  We meet with our host Honourable Musa Tarawally and with the leaders of the three Muslim organisations who organised our country wide tour.  We evaluate the tour and discuss future collaborative programmes. Our assessment based on the visits to different parts of the country is that the greatest need is to further education for the local citizens. Continue reading

Completing the Quran on 27th night of Ramadan

Completing the Qur’ān on 27th night of Ramadan

Is there any basis for completing the Qur’ān on the 27th night of Ramadan as is prevalent?

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