In His Love by Hazrat Maulana Yunus Patel Saheb (Rahmatullahi ‘alayh)

A Saalik or a person setting out in search of Allah Ta’ala; in the gaining of His Ma’rifat (Recognition), His Love and the love of His Beloved Nabi, Sayyidina Muhammad (Sallallaahu ‘alayhi wasallam) must not only be an Aashiq or lover of ‘sweets’ (i.e. of pleasing conditions), but must be prepared to take bitter medicine […]

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The Wealth Of A Minute

We are so stressed at the end of the day, so tired and so fagged out that the mind feels numbed and the body lame So how do we inspire ourselves to find but a minute? First we need to understand just how important it is to remember Allah Ta’ala. Says Allah Ta’ala: “Men who […]

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Who Knows About Tomorrow?

There was once a person who found a huge amount of money in a bag at a railway station. He placed an advertisement calling upon the owner to identify the bag and its contents so that it could be returned to him. The owner came forward and after identifying it, offered a large gift in […]

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The Outcome Of Greed

Maalik Bin Dinaar visited a man in his death throes. He endeavoured to induce the dying man to recite Kalimah Shahaadat. The only response was: “Ten, eleven – ten, eleven”. The man said: “In front of me is a mountain of fire. When I wish to recite Kalimah Shahaadat, the mountain of fire rushes towards […]

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Is our aim Jannah (Paradise)?

The ultimate goal of every believer should be to earn the pleasure of Allah, and, through it, Paradise. So if this really is the goal of the believer, he should ask for it in every single dua that he makes, day and night, morning and evening. And if a person finds that he does not […]

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Noble and Evil Qualities

SUBLIME AND NOBLE QUALITIES TAUHEED (Oneness of Allah) IKHLAAS (Sincerity) TAUBAAH (Repentance) SHUKR (Gratitude) SABR (Patience) TAWAKKUL (Trust) TAWAADHU (Humility) QANAA – AT (Contentment) SHAUQ (Desire) HILM (Tolerance) KHAUF (Fear) MUHABBAT (Love for Allah) TAQWA (To be conscious of Allah) “Even if you happen to become an angel, Never sit back satisfied for Shaytaan is […]

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Turn To Him

“Turn to him. Raise your hands and ask Him. And when the tears begin to fall, don’t stop them. Let them fall for His sake and know for a fact that He would never do except that which is best for you, and He is the All-Knowing. Know that out of suffering have emerged the […]

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