“If you give thanks, We will increase you” – Explained by Shaykh Muhammad Al-Wassãbi

Ash-Shukr (Giving thanks) : Not giving shukr decreases one’s good deeds, if you give thanks to Allaah, Allaah will increase you and Allaah does not go back on a promise. Always make your tongue used to giving thanks to Allaah, even a little. ‘Do work, O family of Daawood with thanks, and few of my …

How wonderful is the case of a Believer; there is good for him in everything – Dr. Saleh as-Saleh [Short Clip|En]

Abu Yahya Suhaib bin Sinan (May Allah be pleased with him) reported that:The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said, "How wonderful is the case of a believer; there is good for him in everything and this applies only to a believer. If prosperity attends him, he expresses gratitude to Allah and that is good for him; …

In The Midst Of Their Enjoyment They Were Plunged Into Destruction – Shaykh Muhammad ‘Awaaji al-Muhjari

Bismillah wa -Alhamdulillah wa Salaatu wa Salaam 'alaa Rasulillah 'amma ba'd The Noble Shaykh Muhammad 'Awaaji al-Madkhalee (May Allah Preserve Him) from the mashaayikh of Jeezan, Saudi Arabia delivered a LIVE tele-lecture with Muwahhideen Publications on Saturday 13th September 2014. The Shaykh is a student of Shaykh Ahmad an-Najmi (rahimahullah) andShaykh Zayd al-Madkhalee. He is …

Giving Thanks to Allaah Azza wa Jal – Abu Muhammad al Maghribee [Audio|En]

Khutbah on December 13, 2013 It was narrated that ‘Aishah said: When the Messenger of Allah (blessings and peace of Allah be upon him) prayed, he would stand for so long that his feet became swollen. ‘Aishah said: O Messenger of Allah, are you doing this when Allah has forgiven your past and future sins? …

Praise and Thank Allaah for the Blessing of Guiding you to the Methodology of Salaf-us-Saalih – Ahmad ash-Shihhee

The following is posted from : Magnificent Points of Advice for those who have turned to the Way of the Salaf – Abu ‘Abdillaah Ahmad bin Muhammad Ash-Shihhee. This book was read to Allaamaah Rabee’ al-Madkhalee who gave some good instructions regarding it. The First Advice: Praise and Thank Allaah for Granting you this Blessing This is since it …

Imaan is Patience and Gratitude – Imam Ibn al Qayyim

Taken from the book: Tools for the Patient & Provisions for the Thankful By Shaykh ul –Islaam Ibn Qayyim al-Jawziyyah Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya Imaan is of two halves; half is patience (Sabr) and half is being thankful (Shukr). More than one from amongst the Salaf said: ‘Patience is half ofImaan.’ Abdullaah bin Masood …

The Obligation of Gratitude

Imam Al-Nawawi's Riyad-us-Saliheen Chapter 242 The Obligation of Gratitude Allah the Exalted says: "Therefore, remember Me (by praying, glorifying). I will remember you, and be grateful to Me (for My countless Favours on you) and never be ungrateful to Me.'' (2:152) "If you give thanks (by accepting Faith and worshipping none but Allah), I will …

The Desirability of Prostrating out of Gratitude

Imam Al-Nawawi's Riyad-us-Saliheen Chapter 211 The Desirability of Prostrating out of Gratitude 1159. Sa`d bin Abu Waqqas (May Allah be pleased with him) reported: We left Makkah with the Messenger of Allah (sallallaahu ’alayhi wa sallam) for Al-Madinah, and when we were near `Azwara,' he (sallallaahu ’alayhi wa sallam) alighted (from his riding-camel) raised his …

Excellence of a Grateful Rich Man – Riyad-us-Saliheen

Imam Al-Nawawi's Riyad-us-Saliheen Chapter 64 : Excellence of a Grateful Rich Man Allah, the Exalted, says: "As for him who gives (in charity) and keeps his duty to Allah and fears Him, and believes in Al-Husna. We will make smooth for him the path of ease (goodness).'' (92:5-7) "And Al-Muttaqun (the pious and righteous) will be …

The Meaning of “Al Hamdulillah” (All Praise and Thanks be to Allah) : Tafseer Ibn Katheer Surah Fatiha

Al Hamdulillah (All Praise and Thanks be to Allah) The Meaning of Al-Hamd Abu Ja`far bin Jarir said, "The meaning of (Al-Hamdu Lillah) (all praise and thanks be to Allah) is: all thanks are due purely to Allah, alone, not any of the objects that are being worshipped instead of Him, nor any of His …

Gratitude: One of the Greatest Blessings : Ibn Rajab Al-Hanbali

Transcribed from: The Journey to Allah | Ibn Rajab Al-Hanbali As regards one whose deeds are great and many, he must busy himself with showing gratitude for them, for the accord to show gratitude is one of the greatest blessings Allah bestows upon His servant. It is obligatory upon him to meet these deeds with …

Sajdat al-Shukr (Prostration of thankfulness) : Al-Lajnah al-Daa’imah

Question: What are the details of Sajdat al-Shukr, the prostration of thankfulness to Allaah for something that has happened? Answer: Praise be to Allaah. Sajdat al-Shukr is prescribed for anything that makes one happy, whether it is attaining some benefit or warding off some harm. The evidence (daleel) for this is to be found in …

The Favours of Allaah – Abu Muhammad al Maghribee [Audio|En]

Listen / Download Mp3 Here (Time 53:17) Posted from: http://followthesalaf.com -- Allaahumma a-innee alaa Dhikrika wa shukrika wa husni ibaadatika O Allah! Help me to remember you, to thank you, and to worship you in the best of manners [Reference: Abu Dawud 2/86, An-Nasa'i 3/53. See also Al-Albani Sahih Abu Dawud 1 /284]

Sujood ash-Shukr: The Prostration of Thankfulness – Shaykh al-Albaani

Sujood ash-Shukr: The Prostration of Thankfulness Shaykh al-Albaani source: silsilat ul-hudaa wa nnoor, 97/6 asaheeha translations Q: “How does one perform sujood ash-shukr (the prostration of thankfulness)?” Shaykh al-Albaani (rahimahullaah): “It comprises of one prostration, and none of the preconditions needed for prayer are stipulated for it. So it is like sujood at-tilaawah, they both have the same ruling. Neither of them …

The Blessing of Allaah Between Thankfulness and Ungratefulness – Shaykh Khalid ‘Uthmaan al-Misree [Audio|Ar-En]

Bismillaah wa -Alhamdulillaah wa Salaatu wa Salaam 'alaa Rasulillaah 'amma ba'd Muwahhideen Publications organized a LIVE tele-lecture on Sunday 6th January, 2013 with the Noble Shaykh, Abu 'Abdul'Alaa Khalid ‘Uthmaan al-Misree (May Allaah Preserve Him) from the well-known mashaayikh of Egypt. The Shaykh addressed us with some beautiful admonition regarding the necessity of being grateful to Allaah (Subhaanahu wa Ta’aala). This session was translated LIVE into English. Listen …

Oh Musa, Now you have Showed Gratitude – Imam Ibn Rajab

Oh Moosa, Now you have showed gratitude ! Wahb bin al Ward was asked about the reward for performing a particular action, such as Tawwaf (encircling the Ka’ba), he responded: Don’t ask about the reward for performing such an action, but instead ask about what is upon the individual of gratitude in appreciation for the …

Truely thanking Allah – Shaykh Ahmad Fareed

From the moral and manners of the Salaf was that they would testify against themselves that they had not really thanked Allah. That is because they would see all their praise for Him as another of Allah’s favours upon them; the favours of Allah remaining and unending, impossible for anyone to catch up with. Abu Bakr ibn …

A Precious Gem: The Complaint of the Ignorant Person – Imam Ibn Al-Qayyim

The Complaint Of The Ignorant Person [From ‘al-Fawaa·id’ (p.114) of Imaam Ibnul-Qayyim -rahimahullaah] “The ignorant person complains about Allaah to the people, and this is the limit of ignorance of the One complained about and the one complained to; for if he had known his Lord he would not have complained concerning Him, and if …

How our Prophet thanked Allaah, and how Dawud thanked Allaah – Tafseer Ibn Kathir

In Sahih Al-Bukhari it is recorded that the Messenger of Allah (Sallallaahu 'Alayhi Wa Sallam) used to supplicate; «اللَّهُمَّ لَكَ الْحَمْدُ غَيْرَ مَكْفِيَ وَلَا مُوَدَّعٍ وَلَا مُسْتَغْنًى عَنْهُ رَبَّنَا» (O Allah ! All praise is due to You, without being able to sufficiently thank You, nor ever wish to be cutoff from You, nor ever …

Story of the Leper, the Bald Man and the Blind Man – Sahih Bukhari

Narrated Abu Huraira, that he heard Rasulullah sallallahu `alayhi wa sallam saying: Allah willed to test three who were a leper, a blind man and a bald-headed man. So, he sent them an angel who came to the leper and said, "What thing do you like most?" He replied, "Good color and good skin, for …