Warning the Ummah of the poison of tale-bearing (Namimah)

تحذير الأمة عن سم النميمة ، تأليف يوسف شبير أحمد البريطاني

Warning the Ummah of the poison of tale-bearing (Namīmah)

This Arabic treatise is a collection of ḥadīths and statements of scholars regarding Namīmah (tale-bearing). The treatise includes the following:

  • 40 ḥadīths regarding Namīmah.
  • Statements of more than 20 scholars regarding Namīmah.
  • Qurʾānic verses regarding Namīmah and its definition.
  • The interconnectedness of Namīmah and Ghībah (backbiting) and the difference between the two.
  • The harms of Namīmah and the six actions prescribed by scholars when someone undertakes Namīmah in your presence.
  • Is Namīmah a major or minor sin and how should a person recompense for this sin?

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Six Days in Sierra Leone

Six Days in Sierra Leone

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

The following is a daily account of a visit to Sierra Leone by Shaykh Yusuf Shabbir and Shaykh Muhammad Ahmad of Ummah Welfare Trust in Rabīʿ al-Awwal 1438 / December 2016.

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

What should a Muslim student study?

By Imam Ibn al-Sunnī (d. 364/975)

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

On a recent visit to Bahrayn, my respected father Mufti Shabbir Ahmad (b. 1376/1957 – ) was given copies of Riyāḍat al-Mutaʿallīmīn, a book recently published by Shaykh Nizam Yaquby (b. 1378-9/1959 – ).  Continue reading

O Dog the Son of a Dog

O Dog, the Son of a Dog

“Do not insult one another by (offensive) nicknames” (Qurʾān, 49: 11)

بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم

The great Shāfiʿī scholar Shaykh Tāj al-Dīn al-Subkī (d. 771/1370) writes in al-Tarshīḥ[1]:

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How would the Prophet of Allah assist with housework?

How the Prophet of Allah would assist with housework

Question

I have heard that the Prophet ﷺ would assist with housework. Can you outline the ways in which the Prophet ﷺ would do this?

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10 Facts Regarding Prophet Isa (peace be upon him)

To download this in a poster format, click on the following link: 10-facts-regarding-prophet-isa-poster-version (prepared by Mawlana Zubair Sidat)

بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم

10 FACTS REGARDING PROPHET ʿĪSĀ (PEACE BE UPON HIM)

(1) He was sent by Almighty Allah as a messenger and prophet, similar to Prophet Ibrāhīm, Prophet Mūsā and other prophets (peace be upon them all).

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