When Death Approached Aboo Dharr (radi Allaahu anhu)

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم al-Haafiz `Abdul-`Azeem al-Mundhiree -rahimahullaah- (d. 656 H) said in "at-Targheeb wat-Tarheeb" [1] (The Book of Repentance and Abstention: Chapter (6): An encouragement upon Abstention (Zuhd) with regard to this world, and sufficing with a small amount from it): “And from Ibraaheem -meaning al-Ashtar: That death approached Aboo Dharr, whilst he was …

Soofee type of Zuhd opposes the essence of true Zuhd laid down in the Qur’aan, authentic Sunnah, and as understood by the Salaf – Dr. Saleh as Saleh

FAQ : Clarifications – The Zuhd of the Salaf and That of the Mystic Sufis – Source: Sufism : Origin and Development – Dr. Saleh As-Saleh (e-Book) The call for Zuhd in Islam is to lead a pious life devoted to Allaah (Azza wa Jal) taking the least that is sufficient of the lawful things of life. It …

The sign of not being attached (zuhd) to the [life of this] world and to people – Shaykh Muhammad Ramzan al-Hājirī

Shaykh Muhammad Ramzan al-Hājirī, may Allah protect him from every kind of harm, said: A legacy for myself and everyone [to hold on to:] Al-Fudhayl ibn 'Iyaadh, may Allah have mercy on him, said: The sign of not being attached (zuhd) to the [life of this] world and to people is that you do not …

Ahadeeth Pertaining to Transactions, Earnings & Zuhd – Shaykh al Albaani

Taken from Silsilah Ahadeeth As-Saheehah of Shaykh Al-Albaani Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya Part A 1 – 1189 – From Abul-Darda who said: the Messenger of Allaah -sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam- came out to us while we were talking about poverty and we feared it. So the Messenger -sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam- said: ‘Is it …

Some Narrations about the Reality of Zuhd & Dispraise of the Dunyaa

Collected & Translated  by Abbas Abu Yahya 1- From Maymoon who said: ‘I entered upon Ibn Umar -Radi Allaahu anhu- and I added up everything that was in his house from a bed or a blanket or a rug and I found that it was only equivalent to one hundred Dirham! !’ [Zuhd – by …

Excellence of Leading an Ascetic Life, and Virtues of Simple Life

Imam Al-Nawawi's Riyad-us-Saliheen Chapter 55 Excellence of Leading an Ascetic Life, and Virtues of Simple Life Allah, the Exalted, says: "Verily, the likeness of (this) worldly life is as the water (rain) which We send down from the sky; so by it arises the intermingled produce of the earth of which men and cattle eat: …

Excellence of Simple Living and being Content with Little

Imam Al-Nawawi's Riyad-us-Saliheen Chapter 56 Excellence of Simple Living and being Content with Little Allah, the Exalted, says: "Then, there has succeeded them a posterity who have given up As-Salat (the prayers) [i.e., made their Salat (prayers) to be lost, either by not offering them or by not offering them perfectly or by not offering …

The Real Meaning of Zuhd (Not having a love for the Dunyaa) – Shaykh al-Uthaymeen

Published by Miraath Publications Listen to Audio Excerpt @ : Day 29: The Real Meaning of Zuhd (Not having a love for the Dunyaa) a) AbdurRahmaan bin Ali bin Muhammad Ibn Jawzi (d. 598 A.H.) said: ‘Zuhd is not just leaving wealth or giving wealth to show that you are generous and strong, nor to get …

The Clear Distinction Between Sufism and The Zuhd of The Salaf – Shaykh Ahmad ibn Ahmad Shamlaan [Audio|Ar-En]

The Clear Distinction Between Sufism and The Zuhd of The Salaf Shaykh Ahmad ibn Ahmad Shamlaan (hafidhahullaah) [Audio|Arabic-English] Bismillaah wa -Alhamdulillaah wa Salaatu wa Salaam 'alaa Rasulillaah 'amma ba'd Muwahhideen Publications facilitated a LIVE telelink lecture with Shaykh Ahmad ibn Ahmad Shamlaan (hafidhahullaah), from the mashaayikh and head of Dar ul Hadeeth, Radaa', Yemen. A superb refutation of the falsehood …