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MAJOR SINS (Part-120)

To read the previous part of this story,click here.It is mistreatment to a beast if it is: treated in a harsh manner, imprisoned, deprived of its food, or to burden it with that which is beyond its capacity. Concerning this Allah  (SWT) says, {There is...

MAJOR SINS (Part-119)

To read the previous part of this story,click here.Imam Muslim also reported that from the hadith of Ibn 'Umar (RA) (may Allah  (SWT) be pleased with him) who said, "The Messenger of Allah  (SWT)  said, "Whoever beats his slave for something which he didnot do,...

MAJOR SINS (Part-118)

To read the previous part of this story,click here.On the authority of ' Aishah (may Allah  (SWT)  be pleased with her) "The Prophet (SM) said,"Gabriel continued to counsel me concerning the neighbor until I thought that he would designate to him a share of inheritance."1On...

MAJOR SINS (Part-117)

To read the previous part of this story,click here.Concerning Allah's saying" {Then we caused the earth to swallow up him and his house}the scholars said, "When Qarun ordered the adulteresses to charge Moses as previously mentioned, Moses got angry and he supplicated Allah  (SWT) against...

MAJOR SINS (Part-116)

To read the previous part of this story,click here.Salih said goodbye to her, supplicated to Allah  (SWT)  forher, went away and gave the dirhams in charity. On the night of the next Thursday, I went to the graves as I used to do and I...

MAJOR SINS (Part-115)

To read the previous part of this story,click here.One the authority of Sa'id Ibn AI-Musayyab from 'Umar Ibn AI Khattab (may Allah  (SWT)  be pleased with him) who said in his comment on, {They are the ones on whom (descended blessings from their Lord, and...

MAJOR SINS (Part-114)

To read the previous part of this story,click here.Therefore, contemplate (may Allah  (SWT)  have mercy towards you) the blessing of the death of children, whether male or female, while they are younger. Their parents will have the reward of them if they arepatient and seek...

MAJOR SINS (Part-113)

To read the previous part of this story,click here.On the authority of Waki' who said,"There was a sonfor Ibrahim AI-Harbi and he was eleven years when he memorized the Glorious Qur'an and was knowledgeable in Fiqh and Hadith. He died and I went to console...

MAJOR SINS (Part-112)

To read the previous part of this story,click here.He (may Allah  (SWT) be pleased with him) also said, "O Allah (SWT) ! If You afflicted me, you truly relieved me and if you took something, truly you saved me many others. You took one organ...

MAJOR SINS (Part-111)

To read the previous part of this story,click here.A wise man wrote to an afflicted man saying, "You lost what you have been afflicted with, so do not let its compensation i.e., the reward, miss you also." Another man said, "The sane person does on...

MAJOR SINS (Part-110)

To read the previous part of this story,click here.On the authority of Mu'awiyyah Ibn Iyas from his father (may Allah (SWT)  be pleased with him) who said once the Prophet (SM) did not see one of his Companions and he asked about him. The Companions replied,"O...

MAJOR SINS (Part-109)

 To read the previous part of this story,click here.This is the most indicative verse concerning the matter of consolation.Consolation is preferable before and after burying the dead. The followers of Ash-Shafi'i said, its time starts from the time when the soul is taken and lasts...

MAJOR SINS (Part-108)

To read the previous part of this story,click here.On the authority of 'Umar Ibn AI-Khattab  (Ra)  who said, "When the angel of death (peace be upon him) takes the soul of the believers, he will stand at the door of his house. There will be...

MAJOR SINS (Part-107)

To read the previous part of this story,click here.'Ata' reported Ibn' Abbas to have said, "This meansthat Allah  (SWT)  will support such people and will never disappoint them. Allah  (SWT) the Almighty said, {Be sure we shall test you.}i.e., Allah (SWT) will treat such kind...

MAJOR SINS (Part-106)

To read the previous part of this story,click here.In the two Sahihs, it is also reported on the authority of Usarnah Ibn Zayd that "The son of the daughter of the Messenger of Allah (SWT) came to Messenger when he was dying. Thereupon, the eyes...

MAJOR SINS (Part-105)

To read the previous part of this story,click here.The Prophet  (SM) said, "If the woman who loudly laments the dead does not repent before the time of her death, she will be raised on the Day of Judgment wearing a garment from a tarand a...

MAJOR SINS (Part-104)

To read the previous part of this story,click here.49) Loudly Lamenting for the Dead or When Afflictedwith an AdversityIn Sahih Muslim, Ibn Mas'ud (may Allah  (SWT)  be pleased with him) reported, "The Prophet (SM) said that,"He who slaps his cheeks, rips his pockets, or calls...

MAJOR SINS (Part-103)

To read the previous part of this story,click here."On the Day of Judgment, a neck (person) will come out from the Hell and will say, "I am entrusted with three persons, whoever associated with Allah  (SWT) other partners, every tyrant and oppressorand picture-maker."1The Messenger of...

MAJOR SINS (Part-102)

To read the previous part of this story,click here.48) Picture-making This applies to pictures on clothes, walls, stones,coins and all things whether they are made from wax, pastes, steel, copper, wool or otherwise. Allah  (SWT) , the Almighty said,  {Those who annoy Allah  (SWT)  and His Messenger-Allah  (SWT) ...

MAJOR SINS (Part-101)

To read the previous part of this story,click here.Ali Ibn Abi Talib (may Allah  (SWT) be pleased with him) said, " I came to the Prophet  (SM)  accompanied with Fatimah but We noticed him weeping vehemently. I said, "I sacrifice you with my father and...