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A powerful king, ruler of many domains, was in a position of such magnificence that wise men were his mere employees. And yet one day he felt himself confused and called the sages to him.  He said: “I do not know the cause, but something impels me to seek a certain ring, one that will enable me to stabilize my state. I must have such a ring. And this ring must be one which, when I am unhappy, will make me joyful. At the ....
posted by ummi taalib on 27th January 2018 - 0 comments

[color=#CCCCCC]Following the Sunnah of the beloved of Allah sallallaahu 'alayhi wasallam[/b]

"Say, [O Muhammad عليه الصلاة و السلام], if you (really) love Allaah then follow me.
Allaah will love you and forgive you of your sins. And Allaah is Oft-Forgiving, Most Merciful."
(Soorah Aali 'Imraan, 3:31)

Ibn-Kathir (r.a) said in h....
posted by ummi taalib on 29th January 2015 - 0 comments

The Only Super Power
by Hazrat Maulana Yunus Patel Saheb (Rahmatullahi 'alayh) [/center]

The so-called “Super powers” of this world prove their weakness because they depend on other powers and forces for assistance. They join forces. They require coalitions, alliances, confederations, leagues and unions – which prove their dependency and need.

The Only Super Power is ....
posted by ummi taalib on 16th January 2015 - 0 comments
Nothing brings the reality of death in one's heart like a tragic and unexpected death of someone one knows. The tragic fire incident in Leicester on Thursday night was one such incident for my family.

I remember a sweet and gentle sister, devoted to studies of the Deen; I remember seeing her last in a little library at the Darul Uloom she studied, surrounded by huge books and I remember being inspired by her! She quali....
posted by ummi taalib on 14th September 2013 - 0 comments
I have been thinking a lot about this lately so I decided to pen my thoughts. Everywhere one looks (on forums especially) its "them" and "us" and here by "them" I do not mean the enemy. I'm talking about "them" and "us" within ourselves, within the Muslim Ummah.

If a person is a Madhabi, the Ghayr-Madhabis are "them" and if a person is a Deobandi, the Barelwis are "them" yet all of us are "us". Ok so let's leave that aside for a moment since it involves a few Aqeedah issues. L....
posted by ummi taalib on 11th May 2013 - 2 comments