Restraining yawning – The Permanent Committee

Q 3: I heard a man saying that when he yawns, he covers his mouth so that Satan may not enter inside him. He attributed this to the Prophet (peace be upon him) and claimed that it was mentioned in the Sahih (authentic) Book of Muslim. Is this true?  A: It is Mustahab (desirable) for …

Ascertainment of what one Hears and Narrates

Imam Al-Nawawi's Riyad-us-Saliheen Chapter 262 Ascertainment of what one Hears and Narrates Allah, the Exalted, says: "And follow not (O man, i.e., say not or do not or witness not) that of which you have no knowledge.'' (17:36) "Not a word does he (or she) utter, but there is a watcher by him ready (to …

Obligation of Jihad

Imam Al-Nawawi's Riyad-us-Saliheen Chapter 234 Obligation of Jihad Allah, the Exalted, says: "And fight against the Mushrikun (polytheists, pagans, idolaters, disbelievers in the Oneness of Allah) collectively as they fight against you collectively. But know that Allah is with those who are Al-Muttaqun (the pious).'' (9:36) "Jihad (holy fighting in Allah's Cause) is ordained for …

What should one say to the Host if an uninvited Person is accompaniedwith an invited Person

Imam Al-Nawawi's Riyad-us-Saliheen Chapter 103 What should one say to the Host if an uninvited Person is accompanied with an invited Person 739. Abu Mas`ud Al-Badri (May Allah be pleased with him) reported: A man prepared some food especially for the Prophet (sallallaahu ’alayhi wa sallam) and invited him along with four others. But a …

Modesty and Courtesy towards the Believers

Imam Al-Nawawi's Riyad-us-Saliheen Chapter 71 Modesty and Courtesy towards the Believers Allah, the Exalted, says: "And be kind and humble to the believers who follow you.'' (26:215) "O you who believe! Whoever from among you turns back from his religion (Islam), Allah will bring a people whom He will love and they will love Him; …

Sahih Muslim : Book 28: The Book of Poetry (Kitab Al-Sh`ir)

Translation of Sahih Muslim, Book 28: The Book of Poetry (Kitab Al-Sh`ir) Chapter 1: Book 028, Number 5602: 'Amr b. Sharid reported his father as saying: One day when I rode ehind Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him), he said (to me): Do you remember any Poetry of Umayya b. Abu Salt. I said: …

[Video] Jinn and Shaytan as mentioned in the Noble Qur’an

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Iblis has a devil named Qubqub, so beware of him O’ youth!

Qatadah said: 'One of Iblis's devils is called Qubqub. Iblis has ordered him to rest for forty years.' Whenever a youth enters this path (of righteousness), Iblis tells Qubqub: 'There he is, I have been preparing you for this type of youth. Deceive and seduce him.' lbn Al-Jawzi in Dhamm ai-Hawti, 145. Posted from the excellent Book – The Devil’s …

While [Prophet] Musa (‘alaihis-salaam) was in a gathering Iblis came wearing a hooded cape

'Abdu'l-Rahiman Ibn Ziyad Ibn An'um said: 'While [Prophet] Musa ('alaihis-salaam) was in a gathering Iblis came wearing a hooded cape that changed in colors. When the devil came nearer he took off the cape and set it down and came to Musa saying: 'Peace be upon you. Musa replied: 'Who are you?' He said: 'I …

The Devil’s Deceptions (Talbis Iblis): By Imam Abu’l Faraj Ibn Al Jawzi

Paperback 592 Pages - ISBN : 9780904336051 Publisher : Dar as-Sunnah Deception (talbis) is to present falsehood in the image of the truth. And misleading (ghuroor) is a form of ignorance that causes you to believe falsehood to be the truth, and bad to be good. It is caused by the presence of doubtful matters. lblis …

Is Iblis an Angel ? – Permanent Committee

The origin of Iblis and his fate on the Day of Judgment Q 3: Is Iblis (Satan) a jinn or a fallen angel? If he is a jinn, what is the point of the exception made in the Qur'anic Ayah (verse) which reads: So the angels prostrated themselves, all of them: ...except Iblîs (Satan) A: …

# The dominance of Jinn over Humans – The Permanent Committee

Q 2: Does the following Hadith bear evidence on the dominance of Jinn (creatures created from fire) over Humans? Abu Al-Sa'ib narrated:  "We visited Abu Sa`id Al-Khudry in his house and while we were waiting for him (to finish his Prayer) we heard something under his bed. We looked towards the sound and found a snake. I jumped …

# An Insight into The Realm of Jinns and Magic – Shaykh ‘Abdul’Azeez al-Bura’ee [Audio|Ar-En]

# Can The Jinn Kidnap Humans – Hadith

At the time of 'Umar, a man was kidnapped by the jinn and stayed with them for four years, then he came back and told the people that some mushrik jinn had kidnapped him, and he stayed with them as a prisoner, then some Muslim jinn launched a campaign against them and defeated them, and …

# Fingernail and Hair Clippings Are Not The Food of The Jinn by Shaykh ‘Uthmaan As-Saalimee (mp3/arabic-english)

Devil entering via a Person Yawning – Sahih Muslim

The son of Abu Said al-Khudri reported on the authority of his father that Allaah’s Messenger (sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam) said: When one of you yawns, he should keep his mouth shut with the help of his hand, for it is the devil that enters therein. Sahih Muslim : Book 42 :The Book of Abstinence and Heart-Melting …

# Whispers of satan: Twelve benecifial gems on obsessive thoughts in regards to the intention and Taharah

Here are some Fawa'id about the obsessive thoughts that some brothers/sisters might get when trying to perform acts of worship. I hope they make things easier for you in Shâ' Allâh. 1.The intention: Ibn-ul-Qayyim: The one who sits down in order to make ablution, has intended the ablution (!!!). The one who arises in order …

# A Deserted Sunnah: Saying , ” Bismillah” when you Trip – Hadith

عَنْ أَبِى الْمَلِيحِ عَنْ رَجُلٍ قَالَ كُنْتُ رَدِيفَ النَّبِىِّ -صلى الله عليه وسلم- فَعَثَرَتْ دَابَّتُهُ فَقُلْتُ تَعِسَ الشَّيْطَانُ . فَقَالَ « لاَ تَقُلْ تَعِسَ الشَّيْطَانُ فَإِنَّكَ إِذَا قُلْتَ ذَلِكَ تَعَاظَمَ حَتَّى يَكُونَ مِثْلَ الْبَيْتِ وَيَقُولَ بِقُوَّتِى وَلَكِنْ قُلْ بِسْمِ اللَّهِ فَإِنَّكَ إِذَا قُلْتَ ذَلِكَ تَصَاغَرَ حَتَّى يَكُونَ مِثْلَ الذُّبَابِ ». Abu Al-Malih narrated that a …

# The Jinn That Was Scared of Shaykh ibn Baaz

The Jinn Flee Shaykh Badar ibn Naadhir al-Mashaaree narrates(19): ‘One of the (ruqyah) reciters narrates: “That day, I read upon a man who was possessed by a jinn and I spoke to the jinn and said to him; ‘Leave this man, otherwise I will take you to Shaykh Ibn Baaz.’ The jinn cried out, saying: …

# “Beware of enabling Shaytaan to establish himself …” – Ibn al-Qayyim Al-Jazwiyyah

Ibn al-Qayyim Al-Jazwiyyah `rahimahullah says: "Beware of enabling Shaytaan to establish himself in the very home of your thoughts and intentions, as he will corrupt them in such a manner that will make difficult its correction thereafter. He will cast all sort of whisperings and harmful thoughts at you and he will prevent you from …