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100 Years Old & Blind Still Praying In The Masjid

Shaykh Abdurrazzāq al-Badr stated:

Another great story from ‘Umar Ibn al-Khattāb concerning the status of the prayer and attentiveness to pray in congregation is what has been narrated from al-Hākim in his collection of hadīth from Abdullāh Ibn Ja’far.

‘Umar Ibn al-Khattāb went to the home of Sa‘īd Ibn Yarbu’ to visit him when he lost his eyesight. He lost his eyesight so ‘Umar went to his home to visit him. ‘Umar said to him: “Do not abandon Jumu‘ah prayer and do not leave off praying in the Prophet’s Masjid (sallallāhu ‘alaihi wa-sallam). Sa‘īd replied: “I don’t have anyone to take me.”

‘Umar said: “We will find someone to take you.” Thus they found a young slave boy to take him. Look at this concern. During this time Sa‘īd was almost 100 years old. Continue reading

Reasons For The Misguidance Of The Youth

Reasons For The Misguidance Of The Youth – Shaykh Sulaymaan al-Ruhaylee

هجر القرآن الكريم وهو أعظم سبب
Abandoning The Noble Qur’an and this is the greatest reason.

البعد عن سنة الحبيب المصطفى صلى الله عليه وسلم
Distancing [one’s self] from the Sunnah of the beloved, chosen one (sallal laahu ‘alaihi wasallam).

فهم نصوص الكتاب والسنة بغير فهم سلف الأمة
Understanding the texts of the Book and the Sunnah without the understanding of the salaf of the ummah.

اعتزال الجماعة الشرعية القائمة
Leaving the established legislative Jamā’ah (Main body of the Muslims). Continue reading