Tolerance / Patience

//Tolerance / Patience

Allah’s wisdom behind trying His servants with calamities and ordeals

[Allamah Ibn Baaz] From `Abdul `Aziz Bin `Abdullah Ibn Baz to all Muslims. May Allah help us do what pleases Him and safeguard us against what causes His wrath and punishment! Amen! As-salamu `alaykum warahmatullah wabarakatuh (May Allah's Peace, Mercy, and Blessings be upon you!) Allah has bestowed on us many blessings and countless graces. [...]

What a person should do if he has been afflicted with Qadr which he dislikes

Shamsuddeen Muhammad bin Abee Bakr Ibn Qayyim aj-Jawzeeyah (d.751 A.H.) -Rahimullaah- said: ‘If a disliked Qadr crosses a person, then he has six considerations: The first- consideration is of Tawheed, and that Allaah is the One who destined it for him, willed it for him, created him. Whatever Allaah wants occurs and whatever Allaah does [...]

Amazing is the affair of the believer

On the authority of Suhaib (may Allaah be pleased with him) he said: The Prophet (sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam said: “Amazing is the affair of the believer, verily all of his affair is good and this is not for no one except the believer. If something of good/happiness befalls him he is grateful and that is [...]

Imaan is Patience and Gratitude – Imam Ibn al Qayyim

Taken from the book: Tools for the Patient & Provisions for the Thankful By Shaykh ul –Islaam Ibn Qayyim al-Jawziyyah Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya REFERENCE: Imaan is of two halves; half is patience (Sabr) and half is being thankful (Shukr). More than one from amongst the Salaf said: ‘Patience is half ofImaan.’ Abdullaah [...]

Benefits of Gratitude

God reminds us, “The seven heavens and the earth and all who dwell in them give glory to Him. There is not a single thing that is not chanting His praise yet you cannot understand their praise. He is ever forbearing, forgiving” (Quran, 17:44). “If you are thankful I will add more (favors) unto you [...]

When in distress or difficulty or sorrow

Source for this dua subsection: Fiqh-us-Sunnah, volume 4, no 128 1. Ibn ‘Abbas reported, “The Prophet, peace be upon him, at times of sorrow and grief used to supplicate, La ilaha illa Allah Al-‘Azim, Al-‘Alim, la ilaha illa Allah, Rabbul ‘arshil ‘Azim, la ilaha illa Allahu, Rabbus-Samawati wa rabbul ardi wa rabbul ‘arshi karim (There [...]

Allaah Does Not Burden A Soul More Than It Can Bear

Al-Baqarah (2):233 [Ibn Katheer | Tabari | Qurtubi] Arabic وَالْوَالِدَاتُ يُرْضِعْنَ أَوْلاَدَهُنَّ حَوْلَيْنِ كَامِلَيْنِ لِمَنْ أَرَادَ أَن يُتِمَّ الرَّضَاعَةَ وَعلَى الْمَوْلُودِ لَهُ رِزْقُهُنَّ وَكِسْوَتُهُنَّ بِالْمَعْرُوفِ لاَ تُكَلَّفُ نَفْسٌ إِلاَّ وُسْعَهَا لاَ تُضَآرَّ وَالِدَةٌ بِوَلَدِهَا وَلاَ مَوْلُودٌ لَّهُ بِوَلَدِهِ وَعَلَى الْوَارِثِ مِثْلُ ذَلِكَ فَإِنْ أَرَادَا فِصَالاً عَن تَرَاضٍ مِّنْهُمَا وَتَشَاوُرٍ فَلاَ جُنَاحَ عَلَيْهِمَا وَإِنْ أَرَدتُّمْ أَن تَسْتَرْضِعُواْ أَوْلاَدَكُمْ فَلاَ جُنَاحَ عَلَيْكُمْ [...]

Giving glad tidings in the hardest situation

Selected by QHA Rabbani What we Muslims need today is a change of understanding; we need to step out of our time and place and see our situation in the light of the laws that Allah placed in His creation, and the guidance that He sent His Prophet Muhammad (Sall Allaho alaihe wasallam) with. Allah [...]

Patience: Solution for Life’s Sorrows

TAKEN FROM: A lengthy excerpt from the tremendous work of Tawheed, Fathul-Majeed by Imaam 'Abdur-Rahmaan Ibn Hasan.  The author begins by giving a proper definition of patience in Islaam from the speech of the Scholars. He then goes onto to mention the three kinds of patience and the various benefits attained by those who [...]

I’m Stressed Out, I’m Angry, I’ve Had Enough, I’m Going to Explode!!

In the Name of Allaah, Ar-Rahmaan, Ar-Raheem... All praise is due to Allaah. May the Salaah and the Salaam be upon Prophet Muhammad, his family, his companions and all those who follow him in goodness until the Day of Recompense, as to what proceeds: Indeed the life of the Dunyaa is one of toil and [...]