Tag: pearls

(1) Benefits and Pearls from Rawdatul ‘Uqalā – How to be When Seeking Knowledge

It is reported that Ash-Sha’bī said:

“Oh students of knowledge, do not seek knowledge whilst being insolent, inconsistent and haphazard; seek it in a calm, dignified and deliberate manner.”

Rawdatul ‘Uqalā – Dār al-Mirāth Pg. 75

Sweetness of Worship – Al-Imaam Ahmad Harb

Al-Imaam Ahmad Harb (rahimahullah) said:

“I worshipped Allah for 50 years and I did not experience the sweetness of worship until I abandoned three things:

  • I abandoned pleasing the people in order to be able to speak the truth.
  • I abandoned the companionship of sinners until I found companionship of the righteous,
  • and I left the sweetness of the dunya until i found the sweetness of (seeking after) the hereafter.”

Siyaar A’laam an Nubaalaa Vol 11 pg 34

Knowledge and Intention – Imaam Ahmad

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

السلام عليكم و رحمة الله

Below is an advice and encouragement for us all to seek knowledge and correct our intentions.

It has been conveyed by Shaykh Abdur Razzaaq bin Abdul Mohsin Al Abbad -حفظهما الله -that Imaam Ahmad -رحم الله- said:

”There is nothing compared to knowledge (when there) is a righteous intention (for seeking after it).” .”