The Superiority of the Mother Over the Father

Translated and compiled  By Abbas Abu Yahya 1- From Abu Hurairah –RadhiAllaahu anhu- who said: A man came to the Messenger of Allaah -sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam- and said: ‘O Messenger of Allaah who from the people is the most deserving of my good companionship? The Messenger -sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam- replied: ‘Your mother.’ The …

Kind Treatment towards Parents and establishment of the ties of BloodRelationship

Imam Al-Nawawi's Riyad-us-Saliheen Chapter 40 Kind Treatment towards Parents and establishment of the ties of Blood Relationship Allah, the Exalted, says: "Worship Allah and join none with Him (in worship); and do good to parents, kinsfolk, orphans, Al-Masakin (the poor), the neighbour who is near of kin, the neighbour who is a stranger, the companion …

Prohibition of Disobeying Parents and severance of Relations

Imam Al-Nawawi's Riyad-us-Saliheen Chapter 41 Prohibition of Disobeying Parents and severance of Relations Allah, the Exalted, says: "Would you then, if you were given the authority, do mischief in the land, and sever your ties of kinship? Such are they whom Allah has cursed, so that He has made them deaf and blinded their sight.'' …

Excellence in doing Good to the Friends of Parents and other Relatives

Imam Al-Nawawi's Riyad-us-Saliheen Chapter 42 Excellence in doing Good to the Friends of Parents and other Relatives 341. `Abdullah bin `Umar (May Allah be pleased with them) reported: The Prophet (sallallaahu ’alayhi wa sallam) said, "The finest act of goodness is that a person should treat kindly the loved ones of his father". [Muslim]. 342. …

Three Ameens – Hadith

Kaab Ibn Ujrah (radhi Allaahu anhu) relates that Rasulullah (peace be upon him) said Come near to the mimbar and we came near the mimbar. When He (peace be upon him) climbed the first step of the mimbar, He (peace be upon him) said "Aameen", When He (peace be upon him) ascended the second step, …

Performing Ruku‘ (bowing) to one’s parents? – The Permanent Committee

Q 7: Is it permissible to perform Ruku‘ (bowing) to one’s parents? This is impermissible and is tantamount to Shirk (associating others with Allah in His Divinity or worship). Ruku‘ is a form of worship, just like Sujud (prostration); therefore, it is impermissible to bow or prostrate before anyone other than Allah the Exalted. May …

Seeking Forgiveness for Yourself, Parents and Believers – Compiled and Translated By Abbas Abu Yahya

Seeking Forgiveness  Compiled & Translated By Abbas Abu Yahya Published by Miraath Publications Listen to Audio Excerpt @ : Miraath Publications – BiteSize Ramadhaan 1434 Articles – Day 28 1 – Knowing that Allaah is the One Who forgives From Ibn Abbas -Radhi Allaahu anhu- said who said that the Messenger of Allaah -sallAllaahu alayhi wa …

From the Etiquette of a Son with his Father – Al-Bukhari, Al-Adab Al-Mufrad

Abû Hurayrah – Allâh be pleased with him – once saw two men. He asked one of them, “How is this man related to you?” He replied, “He is my father.” Abû Hurayrah said, “Do not call him by his name, do not walk in front of him and do not sit before he does.” …

The story of Uwais Al-Qarni – Sahih Muslim

"The story of Uwais Al-Qarni was mentioned in Sahih Muslim as well as in other books. Now even though he was from the Tabi'een and did not see the Messenger [Salah Allahu Alaihi wa salam], the Messenger [Salah Allahu Alaihi wa salam] had advised 'Umar ibn Al-Khatab [Radiya Allahu 'Anhu] that if he meets [Uwais] …

Supplicating for an Unbeliever – Shaykh Al-Albani

‘Uqbah b. ‘Âmir Al-Juhanî – Allâh be pleased with him – once passed by a man who looked like a Muslim, so he greeted him with salâm, and he replied, “And upon you [be peace] and the mercy of Allâh and His blessings.” A boy informed him, “He is a Christian!” So ‘Uqbah got up …