Tag: Abu Bakr أبو بكر

Should Muslim leaders be from the Quraish tribe?

August 21, 2013
Should Muslim leaders be from the Quraish tribe?

“Abu Bakr Al-Baqillani realized that in his time the solidarity in favor of the Quraish had vanished and that foreign kings possessed power over the Caliphs, so he no longer saw a need for this condition.”

–Ibn Khaldun

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Blessings of the first ten days of Dhul-Hijjah

August 14, 2013
Blessings of the first ten days of Dhul-Hijjah

“There are no days greater and more beloved to Allah then these ten days of Dhul Hijjah.”

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What does Islam teach about slavery?

July 31, 2013
What does Islam teach about slavery?

“Your slaves are your brothers. Allah has placed them in your hand, and he who has his brother under him should feed him with the same food he eats and clothe him with the same clothes he wears.”

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An-Nawawi on pride and vanity in clothing

July 21, 2013
An-Nawawi on pride and vanity in clothing

“Allah will not look on the Day of Resurrection to those who would trail their garment out of pride.”

–Sahih Bukhari 5451

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