Category Archives - Spiritual Reform

The Noor of Tahajjud

July 11, 2012 - No Comments

Someone asked  Hasan Basri(rahmatullahi alayh) ‘’what is the specialty of the people of Tahajjud? Their faces are more radiant than the faces of others’’. Hasan

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How can i gain concentration in Salaah?

July 6, 2012 - No Comments

Question:
How do i gain concentration in my Salaah?At times i don’t know how many Rakaats Salaah i performed.
Answer:
In the Name of Allah, the Most

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6 Qualities of one who truly recognizes Allah

July 5, 2012 - No Comments

1. When he remembers Allah, he appreciates this boon.
2. When he looks at himself, he considers himself low. (Allah’s worship is perfection in itself ) .

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Preparation for Ramadān

June 26, 2012 - No Comments

Every well awaited thing is valued and appreciated. By nature, man does not appreciate and value divine favors, because it comes his way without any

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The Honorable Guest Is Arriving

June 22, 2012 - No Comments

When we intend to embark on a Journey, we prepare excessively for such a journey. When we are informed that a highly respected guest intends

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Idleness

June 20, 2012 - No Comments

Hadhrat Moulana Ashraf Ali Thanwi (Rahmatullahi Alayhi) states:
” Safety lies in ensuring that you are not idle. Be involved in some activity, even if

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Verify Before You Believe (Part 2)

June 15, 2012 - One Comment

Below is an extract from the Tafseer of Surah Hujarat by Hazrat Mufti Ebrahim Desai Saheb.
 
”why is it when believing males and females

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Verify Before You Believe (Part 1)

June 11, 2012 - No Comments

Below is an extract from the Tafseer of Surah Hujarat  by Hazrat Mufti Ebrahim Desai Saheb.
 
‘O you who believe! If a rebellious evil

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Calamities-a blessing in disguise

May 31, 2012 - No Comments

Suhail Tustari (Rahmatullahi Alayhi) said:
” If there were no calamities and hardships reaching the servants from Allah (Ta’ala), there would have been no way to

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Four great ways to break evil habits

May 24, 2012 - One Comment

The first step to breaking the bad habits is to identify them. Only after identifying them can you decide to do something about them. Here

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Our body-An Amaanah(trust) from Allah

May 22, 2012 - No Comments

Hazrath Mufti Ebrahim Desai Saheb quoted verse 58 of Surah Nisaa. He explained the background of the revelation of the verse and that the verse

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Ten benefits of fostering good family relations

May 21, 2012 - One Comment

1. It harnesses Allah’s pleasure.
2. It pleases the relative (pleasing a Mu’min is a form of worship).
3. It pleases the angels.
4. It earns

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Allah is watching over you!

May 17, 2012 - No Comments

In these testing times, only with taqwa and the awareness of standing in front of Allah can one stay away from sin. Everybody has

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Dhikr(remembrance of Allah)-A polish for the heart

May 17, 2012 - No Comments

Rasullullah (Sallallah Alayhi Wa Sallam) said:
” Everything has a polish and the polish of the heart is the remembrance of  Allah (Ta’ala)
(Tanbeeh al –

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O’ Women! Safeguard your Tongues

May 14, 2012 - 2 Comments

We wish to mention the inspiring characteristics of our blessed mother Hazrat Aisha (may Allah be pleased with her).A noteworthy quality was that she always

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The secret to success

May 13, 2012 - No Comments

The Ahlullah have mentioned two secrets to gain the closeness to Allah.
1. Dhikr in isolation.
2. Tahajjud.
Mufti

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The hallmark of a believer: Love for Allah

May 11, 2012 - No Comments

There are generally four types of love: Love between the parents and children, love between the husband and wife, love between a student and a

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O Allah! Save us from the punishment of the qabr(grave)

May 11, 2012 - No Comments

The most important aspect in the life of a human is his aqeedah.  One’s belief is like the foundation of a building, the stronger the foundation,

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Being sensitive to the feelings of others~Mufti Ebrahim Desai

May 9, 2012 - No Comments

There are two types of rights:
One is the rights of Allah and the other is the rights of human beings.
Hadhrat Aisha(radi Allahu anha-may

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