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Teaching to Love Abu Bakr RA and ‘Umar RA

It is reported that Imām Mālik (R) said: The Salaf used to teach their children to love Abū Bakr and ʿUmar like they used to teach them a sūrah of the Qurān. [Al-Lālakāʾī, Sharḥ ʾUsūl ʾIʿtiqād Ahl Al-Sunnah #2325.] Advertisements

Oh Yes, about Her…

Bismillah: A warm, respectful flicker of an eye can fill you up with all that you need and more as compared to words served to you which are meant to nourish you but consume you instead. Words meant to clothe you but unclothe you. Words and actions that haunt you and not secure you. We […]

Hasan al Basri (R) on Real Reciters of the Quraan

Abu Muhammad Yahya b. Muhammad b. Sa’id narrated to us, he said: al-Husayn b. al-Husayn al-Marwazi narrated to us, he said: Ibn al-Mubarak informed us, he said: Ma’mar informed us, from Yahya b. al-Mukhtar, from al-Hasan [al-Basri] who said, “Truly, this Qur’an is recited by slaves and children who have no knowledge of its interpretation, […]

“…for truly the Qur’an is in his interior.”

Abu Bakr ‘Abdullah b. Abi Dawud narratd to us, he said: Abu l-Tahir Ahmad b. ‘Amr narrated to us, he said: Ibn Wahb narrated to us, he said: Yahya b. Ayyub informed us, from Khalid b. Yazid, from Tha’labah b. Abi l-Kunud, from Abu l-Kunud, from ‘Abdullah b. ‘Amr b. al-‘As, who said, “He who […]