Benefits of the company of good people

Shaykh al-Shanqeeti (may Allaah have mercy on him) said: Note that Allaah mentions this dog in His Book, and says that he was stretching forth his two forelegs at the entrance to the Cave [al-Kahf 18:18], in the context of referring to their high status. This indicates the great benefit to be gained by keeping ... Read more

The chastity of Yusuf عليه السلام was attested by everyone related to the incident, including shaythan – Imaam AlShinqeeti

While describing the incident in which the wife of the azeez invited Yusuf عليه السلام to commit zina, Allaah said:  وَلَقَدْ هَمَّتْ بِهِ ۖ وَهَمَّ بِهَا لَوْلَا أَنْ رَأَىٰ بُرْهَانَ رَبِّه And indeed she did desire him(yusuf) and he would have inclined to her desire, had he not seen the evidence of his Lord. [Surah ... Read more

Reconciliation between the happy life promised for the righteous and the tests and calamities in their life

Question: How do we reconcile between the statement of Allaah: مَنْ عَمِلَ صَالِحًا مِّن ذَكَرٍ أَوْ أُنثَىٰ وَهُوَ مُؤْمِنٌ فَلَنُحْيِيَنَّهُ حَيَاةً طَيِّبَةً وَلَنَجْزِيَنَّهُمْ أَجْرَهُم بِأَحْسَنِ مَا كَانُوا يَعْمَلُونَ Whoever does righteousness, whether male or female, while he is a believer – We will surely cause him to live a good life, and We will surely ... Read more

Ibn alQayyim’s Profound explanation of Allaah’s Name “As-Salaam”

Similarly His torment, His revenge, His strong strike, and His swift punishment are all free from being unjust, having a thirst for revenge, harshness or cruelty. But it is His genuine wisdom, justice, and His settling things to its proper place. And it is from the reasons for Him to be praised, just like His kindness, His rewards and His favors are reasons for Him to be praised.