Categories of Love (Al-Mahabbah) by Ibn Qayyim Al-Jauziyyah

  Al-Imam Ibn Qayyim Al-Jauziyyah (rahimahullah) said: There are five categories of Love (Al-Mahabbah المحبة), that is compulsory to be differentiated, for verily one will be deviated for not differentiating between them:   1. Love of Allah (Mahabbatullah) It is not sufficient to be safe from Allah’s punishment and succeed with His reward only with […]

The Heedfulness For Ramadhan

Jabir bin ‘Abdullah (may Allah be pleased with him) said: إذَا صُمْتَ فَلْيَصُمْ سَمْعُك وَبَصَرُك وَلِسَانُك عَنِ الْكَذِبِ وَالْمَآثِمِ ، وَدَعْ أَذَى الْخَادِمِ ، وَلْيَكُنْ عَلَيْك وَقَارٌ وَسَكِينَةٌ يَوْمَ صِيَامِكَ ، وَلاَ تَجْعَلْ يَوْمَ فِطْرِكَ وَيَوْمَ صِيَامِكَ سَوَاءً “If you fast, let your hearing, sight and tongue observe fasting from lying and sins. You should […]

Tokyo Da’wah Trip, 22 – 27 April, 2015

Alhamdulillah, Sheikh Hussain Yee made a return trip to Tokyo for what has become an annual public lecture engagement at Assalaam Mosque. Hosted by Assalaam Foundation’s Chairman, Brother Mohamed Nazeer and his team, Sheikh delivered the Friday Khutbah and did a two-day weekend lecture: a review of last year’s Perfecting My Solah course, and a […]

Book Review: Closer Than a Garment: Marital Intimacy According to the Pure Sunnah (Revised Edition)

  It is the reviewer’s opinion that every married Muslim couple should have a copy of this book.   Indeed, every Muslim couple about to enter marriage should read this book. It discusses marital intimacy according to the Sunnah in a clear, concise and comprehensive way that is easy to understand.   The book’s chapters look into […]