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Arrogance, Greed & Jealousy are the foundation of all sins – Ibn ul Qayyim

📌قال ابن القيم -رحمه الله-: «أصول الخطايا كلُّها ثلاث: الكِبر وهو: الذي أصار إبليسَ إلى ما أصاره، والحرص وهو: الذي أخرج آدم من الجنَّة، والحسد وهو: الذي جرّأ أحد ابني آدم على أخيه. فمن وُقِيَ شرَّ هذه الثلاث فقد وقي الشرَّ، فالكفر من الكبر، والمعاصي من الحرص، والبغي والظلم من الحسد». 📚الفوائد: (1/ 58). Ibn ul qayyim (may Allah have ...

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Ibn Hajar Al-Asqalani – Brief biography

The full name of the famous Imam Al-Hafiz Ibn Hajar Al-‘Asqalani is Abul-Fadl, Shihabuddin Ahmad bin ‘All bin Muhammad bin Muhammad bin Ahmad Ai-Kinani AshShafi’i. Ibn Hajar Al-‘Asqalani was born on 10th Sha’ban, 773 H. in Egypt, where he grew up also. He memorized the Qur’an at the age of nine years and also memorized Al-Hawi, the book Muktasar of ...

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Al Khateeb Al Baghdadi (d. 463 hijri) – Biography

His name was Ahmad bin Ali bin Thabit bin Ali bin Mahdi, he was given the nickname Abu Bakr but was famously known as Al Khateb Al Baghdadi. His origin was Arab and his father wasn’t from those who excelled in a specific science from the sciences of knowledge. Al Khateb describes his father in his book Tarekhu Baghdad (The ...

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What is the appropriate age for children to fast in Islam?

Question: What is the appropriate age for children to fast in Islam? Answer: Praise be to Allah! Fasting is not obligatory for young children, until they reach the age of adolescence, because the Prophet (sallahualahiwasallam) said: “The pens have been lifted from three: from one who has lost his mind until he comes back to his senses, from one who ...

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