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Incident of the Sock

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Once upon a time there was a very rare, wise and saintly rich man whose name was Hamza. Sensing his approaching death, Hamza called his son to his side and gave him these instructions, “My son, I shall be leaving you very shortly. On the day I die and they …

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How to treat elders according to the Sunnah

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Cii Radio Know that seniors (those greater in age) have tremendous standing and rights. Therefore, if you walk beside an elder walk on his right side, slightly behind him. When you come to an entrance or exit, put him before you. When you encounter him give him is due by …

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When the Ummah is tested: Causes and cures

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By: Mufti Muhammad Fārūq Meeruti Source: IlmGate Heaps of Disgrace “Verily Allah does not change the condition of a people unless they change it themselves.” (Qur’an 13:11) The Muslim is daily faced by a host of new problems and difficulties. Now and again, reports of untold oppression and barbarism against …

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All that Glitters

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  You refresh your timeline on Facebook and there it is a stunning selfie of your friend and her husband on their anniversary holiday in Paris.Beautiful smiles plastered across the the screen as they pose happily infront of the Eiffel tower.You feel a tinge of jealousy as your husband is …

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Etiquettes of going to sleep

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  We should: 1. Be in a state of purity: “If you come to your bed, then perform Wudoo’.” ● {صحيح البخاري كتاب الأدعية ٦٣١١، صحيح مسلم كتاب ذكرى الأدعية التوبة ٢٧١٠} 2. Sleep on our right side: “…. Then lie down on your right side.” ● {صحيح البخاري كتاب …

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What will I say to Him? !

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  ” A man known as Abu Abdallah said: I don’t know how to explain an experience I lived through a while ago, that changed my whole life routine. The truth is that I would never have decided to reveal it, if it weren’t for the fact that I felt …

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Fighting inequality

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One of the greatest responsibilities for the South African Muslim today Ebrahim Moosa – Radio Islam – Opinion | 23 November 2016 Of all of South Africa’s claims to fame, one of the most notorious is oft-repeated statistic that ‘South Africa is one of the most unequal, if not the …

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Kindness

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EA wealthy trader was one day clearing some of his old correspondence letters.He came across a letter he received about 6 months earlier, from a man whose small furniture making business was failing. This man had written a letter to the wealthy trader asking for advice. The wealthy trader had …

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