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  • Using curriculum he has developed especially for English-speakingUsing curriculum he has developed especially for English-speaking Muslim converts and young English-speaking Adult Muslims.Muslim converts and young English-speaking Adult Muslims. ““To seek knowledge is obligatory upon every Muslim (male & female)”To seek knowledge is obligatory upon every Muslim (male & female)” IT CAN ALSO BE AIT CAN ALSO BE A REFRESHER COURSEREFRESHER COURSE FOR MUSLIMFOR MUSLIM PARENTS, EDUCATORS,PARENTS, EDUCATORS, IN CONTEMPORARYIN CONTEMPORARY SINGAPORE.SINGAPORE. OPEN TO ALLOPEN TO ALL IN THE NAME OF ALLAHIN THE NAME OF ALLAH MOST COMPASIONATEMOST COMPASIONATE MOST MERCIFULMOST MERCIFUL # 9# 9 For further information and registration contact EFor further information and registration contact E-mail :-mail : ad.fardhayn.sg@gmail.comad.fardhayn.sg@gmail.com or +65 81234669 / +65 96838279or +65 81234669 / +65 96838279 All Rights Reserved ©Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail.2014 LESSON “INTRODUCTION TO STUDY OF TAUHEED – (AQA’ID) ” Intermediate Level Islamic course in English for AdultsIntermediate Level Islamic course in English for Adults conducted by Ustaz Zhulkeflee Hj Ismailconducted by Ustaz Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail Updated 16 April 2014Updated 16 April 2014 BATCH - [JANUARY-MAY 2014] 18 weekly class started on :18 weekly class started on : 15th JANUARY 201415th JANUARY 2014 Every Wadnesday night @ 8pm – 10pmEvery Wadnesday night @ 8pm – 10pm Wisma Indah, 450 Changi Road, #02-00 next to Masjid KassimWisma Indah, 450 Changi Road, #02-00 next to Masjid Kassim WHAT IS “WHAT IS “ TABARRUK “TABARRUK “
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  • The term “The term “ “ pronounce ‘“ pronounce ‘TA-BAR-RUKTA-BAR-RUK’ – is from’ – is from the word “ “the word “ “ BARAKAHBARAKAH ““ - meaning :- meaning : ““blessings, happiness, increase, expand,blessings, happiness, increase, expand, goodness (seen or unseen), etc.goodness (seen or unseen), etc.”” All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • All Rights Reserved ©Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail.2014 IMPORTANT TO KEEP IN VIEW FROM PREVIOUS LESSONFROM PREVIOUS LESSON
  • The term “The term “ “ pronounce ‘“ pronounce ‘SHIRKSHIRK’ – means “’ – means “partner;partner; associate; one who shares; etcassociate; one who shares; etc.”.” Therefore in Islam we refer this to the sin of :Therefore in Islam we refer this to the sin of : ““associating or ascribing to Allah others, as partnersassociating or ascribing to Allah others, as partners .”.” ““falsely setting upfalsely setting up oror ascribing partners toascribing partners to God (Allah)God (Allah) from amongst the tangiblefrom amongst the tangible objects or imaginary things in creation orobjects or imaginary things in creation or conceived in the mind, which they regard toconceived in the mind, which they regard to be also ‘Divine’ and directing to it, as object ofbe also ‘Divine’ and directing to it, as object of their worship (their worship (MA’BUDMA’BUD).”).” All Rights Reserved ©Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail.2014 IMPORTANT TO KEEP IN VIEW FROM PREVIOUS LESSONFROM PREVIOUS LESSON
  • ThereforeTherefore:: TABARRUK –TABARRUK – meansmeans ““seeking or hoping, to derive Divine goodnessseeking or hoping, to derive Divine goodness (blessings) through those (occasion, persons, (traces)(blessings) through those (occasion, persons, (traces) relics, things, or places, etc.”relics, things, or places, etc.” All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • Ar-RaghibAr-Raghib defines ‘defines ‘BARAKAHBARAKAH’ :’ : ““ (Blessings) ‘AL-BARAKAH’ is the goodness which the(Blessings) ‘AL-BARAKAH’ is the goodness which the Divine (Allah) has bestowed (or fixed) in something.”Divine (Allah) has bestowed (or fixed) in something.” All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • ““If the people of the towns had but believed and feared Allah,If the people of the towns had but believed and feared Allah, We should indeed have opened out to themWe should indeed have opened out to them (all kinds of)(all kinds of) blessings (blessings (BARAKAHBARAKAH) from heaven and earth..”) from heaven and earth..” ((Qur’an: A’raf: 7: 96Qur’an: A’raf: 7: 96)) All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  •  ““BARAKAHBARAKAH “ (Blessings)“ (Blessings) here encompasses those goodnesshere encompasses those goodness which we can know, but also includes especially the unseenwhich we can know, but also includes especially the unseen ‘spiritual’ bestowals beyond our human knowledge.‘spiritual’ bestowals beyond our human knowledge.  Muslims are aware that such “Muslims are aware that such “bestowalsbestowals”, when present,”, when present, would immensely benefit one’s life even though these couldwould immensely benefit one’s life even though these could not be physically quantified.not be physically quantified. All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • ““O Allah” (Send upon us) Your Blessings (O Allah” (Send upon us) Your Blessings (BARIK-LANABARIK-LANA)) in (this) our provision (food) and save us from thein (this) our provision (food) and save us from the torments of the Fire.”torments of the Fire.” ((Hadith reported by Ibnus-SunnyHadith reported by Ibnus-Sunny)) IN FOOD AND PROVISION All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014) We have been taught to recite:
  •  In thisIn this Du’aDu’a we invoke Allah’s blessings in whatever provisionwe invoke Allah’s blessings in whatever provision which we are given. What these ‘blessings’ are we do not claimwhich we are given. What these ‘blessings’ are we do not claim to know them all, but only Allah Who is all-knowing –to know them all, but only Allah Who is all-knowing – Wa-Allaahu a’lamWa-Allaahu a’lam..  But the invoking for these (blessings) is “But the invoking for these (blessings) is “value-addvalue-add” which” which we believe can be bestowed by Allah, differentiates us fromwe believe can be bestowed by Allah, differentiates us from the heedless (the heedless (GHAAFILEENGHAAFILEEN) and the unbelievers () and the unbelievers (KAAFIREENKAAFIREEN).). All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • ““You are not given help and provision (by Allah)You are not given help and provision (by Allah) except because of (blessings in the) presence of theexcept because of (blessings in the) presence of the weak (and the poor) amongst you.”weak (and the poor) amongst you.” ((Hadith reported by BukharyHadith reported by Bukhary)) AMONGST THE WEAK & POOR All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014) We have been told by the Prophet s.a.a.w. :
  •  Do not under estimate the presence of the poor and weakDo not under estimate the presence of the poor and weak amongst us.amongst us.  We are in fact being tested with their presence, such thatWe are in fact being tested with their presence, such that by our rightfully fulfilling their rights, we may deserve beingby our rightfully fulfilling their rights, we may deserve being assisted by Allah with much blessings.assisted by Allah with much blessings.  Remember, Allah is with the “Remember, Allah is with the “broken-hearted and patientlybroken-hearted and patiently persevering ones.”persevering ones.” All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • IN EVERY UNDERTAKINGS ““Every important matter (affair) which is not begun withEvery important matter (affair) which is not begun with (reciting the(reciting the BasmallahBasmallah) ‘In the Name of Allah, Most) ‘In the Name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful’ , it will become deprivedCompassionate, Most Merciful’ , it will become deprived (of the Blessings)”(of the Blessings)” ((Hadith reported by ar-RahawyHadith reported by ar-Rahawy)) All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  •  From this “From this “SunnahSunnah”, in attaching in every affairs the name”, in attaching in every affairs the name of Allah, we Muslims are confident to benefit a continuousof Allah, we Muslims are confident to benefit a continuous bestowal of Allah’s blessings in our life.bestowal of Allah’s blessings in our life. SUB-HAANALLAH!SUB-HAANALLAH! All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  •  Another example, our Prophet s.a.a.w. taught us regardingAnother example, our Prophet s.a.a.w. taught us regarding Allah’s name - which even by our invoking or being attached toAllah’s name - which even by our invoking or being attached to Allah’s name, harms are averted:Allah’s name, harms are averted: ‘‘In the name of AllIn the name of Allaah, nothing (attached) with His name,h, nothing (attached) with His name, is harmed (from whatever is) on earth or in the Heavens,is harmed (from whatever is) on earth or in the Heavens, and He (Alland He (Allaah) is The All-Seeing, The All-Knowing.’h) is The All-Seeing, The All-Knowing.’ All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • PRESENCE OF THE RIGHTEOUS ““Verily, through (the blessing of) a righteous Muslim,Verily, through (the blessing of) a righteous Muslim, Allah will avert calamity for a hundred householdsAllah will avert calamity for a hundred households amongst his neighbours.”amongst his neighbours.” ((Hadith reported by TabaraniHadith reported by Tabarani)) All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • Prophet Muhammad s.a.a.w. said:Prophet Muhammad s.a.a.w. said: ““Do not praise (or exalt) me excessively (Do not praise (or exalt) me excessively (IITWTWRA’RA’) like how) like how the Christians excessively praised (exalted) ‘Isa (Jesus) thethe Christians excessively praised (exalted) ‘Isa (Jesus) the son of Mary.”son of Mary.” ((HadithHadith )) CLARIFICATION ON THE INTERPRETATION OF HADITH All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  •  There are some who use this Hadith (and their ‘interpretation’ ofThere are some who use this Hadith (and their ‘interpretation’ of it) to discourage the Muslims from expressing their attachment,it) to discourage the Muslims from expressing their attachment, love, respect, praising and honouring the Prophet s.a.a.w. aslove, respect, praising and honouring the Prophet s.a.a.w. as though, to them this is forbidden by this Hadith..though, to them this is forbidden by this Hadith..  Yet, when we analyze this. Our Prophet specificallyYet, when we analyze this. Our Prophet specifically forbade onlyforbade only regarding the misguided ‘kind’regarding the misguided ‘kind’ of honouring or praising of theof honouring or praising of the Christians towards Jesus (“Isa) a.s. –Christians towards Jesus (“Isa) a.s. – elevating him to being Divineelevating him to being Divine.. And no Muslim would regard any of the prophets to be Divine.And no Muslim would regard any of the prophets to be Divine.  To accord Prophet Muhammad s.a.a.w. the highest respect,To accord Prophet Muhammad s.a.a.w. the highest respect, honour, praise, adopt properhonour, praise, adopt proper Adab to,Adab to, etc. is in fact commandedetc. is in fact commanded by Allah and His Messenger – notby Allah and His Messenger – not SHIRKSHIRK but an aspect of abut an aspect of a Muslim’sMuslim’s IIMANIIMAN..All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • CLARIFICATION ON THE INTERPRETATION OF HADITH ““None of you is a (true) believer until he loves me moreNone of you is a (true) believer until he loves me more than he love his own self, or his parent, or his son, orthan he love his own self, or his parent, or his son, or every other human being.”every other human being.” ((Hadith reported by Bukhary and MuslimHadith reported by Bukhary and Muslim)) All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • CLARIFICATION ON THE INTERPRETATION OF HADITH ““I amI am MuhammadMuhammad (Praised one) and(Praised one) and AhmadAhmad (Most Praised);(Most Praised); andand al-Muq-fiyal-Muq-fiy (the Most Honoured) and(the Most Honoured) and al-Haashiral-Haashir (the(the Gatherer of man) andGatherer of man) and Nabiy at-TaubahNabiy at-Taubah (Prophet of(Prophet of Repentance) andRepentance) and Nabiy ar-RahmahNabiy ar-Rahmah (Prophet of Mercy). ”(Prophet of Mercy). ” ((Hadith reported by and MuslimHadith reported by and Muslim)) All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • CLARIFICATION ON THE INTERPRETATION OF HADITH ““I am the noblest amongst all of mankind, from beginningI am the noblest amongst all of mankind, from beginning to the last, and (I am saying this) not from pride.”to the last, and (I am saying this) not from pride.” ((Hadith reported by Tirmidzi and DarimiHadith reported by Tirmidzi and Darimi)) All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • CLARIFICATION ON THE INTERPRETATION OF HADITH ““I amI am the Most Beloved of Allahthe Most Beloved of Allah, and this is not to boast. And I, and this is not to boast. And I will be the bearer of the banner of “The Praise” on the Day ofwill be the bearer of the banner of “The Praise” on the Day of Judgement under which will follow Prophet Adam and all whoJudgement under which will follow Prophet Adam and all who came after him, and this is not to boast.”came after him, and this is not to boast.” ((Hadith reported by TirmidziHadith reported by Tirmidzi)) All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • “That [is so]. And whoever honours the symbols of Allah (SHA-’AA-IRILLAAH)- indeed, it is from the (TAQWA) piety of hearts.” (Qur’an: Hajj: 22: 32) ALLAH SWT. COMMAND US US TO HONOUR : All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • ““That [has been commanded], and whoever honours the sacredThat [has been commanded], and whoever honours the sacred ordinances of Allah (ordinances of Allah (HURUMAA-TILLAAHHURUMAA-TILLAAH) - it is best for him in) - it is best for him in the sight of his Lord.”the sight of his Lord.” ((Qur’an: Hajj: 22: 30Qur’an: Hajj: 22: 30)) ALLAH SWT. COMMAND US US TO HONOUR : All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • ALLAH SWT. HIMSELF ACCORD DIFFERENT STATUS : ““Verily the most honoured of you in the sight of Allah is (heVerily the most honoured of you in the sight of Allah is (he who is) the most (who is) the most (TAQWATAQWA) righteous of you. And Allah has) righteous of you. And Allah has full knowledge and is well acquainted (with all things).”full knowledge and is well acquainted (with all things).” ((Qur’an: Hujurat: 49: 13Qur’an: Hujurat: 49: 13)) All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • ALLAH SWT. HIMSELF PRAISES PROPHET MUHAMMAD : ““And thou (Muhammad, stands) on an exaltedAnd thou (Muhammad, stands) on an exalted standard of character (standard of character (KHULUQIN – ‘AZEEMKHULUQIN – ‘AZEEM).”).” ((Qur’an: Qalam: 68: 4Qur’an: Qalam: 68: 4)) All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • ALLAH SWT. HIMSELF PRAISES PROPHET MUHAMMAD : All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • “O ye who believe! Raise not your voices above the voice of the Prophet, nor speak aloud to him in talk, as ye may speak aloud to one another, lest your deeds become vain and ye perceive not.” ((Qur’an: Hujurat: 49: 2Qur’an: Hujurat: 49: 2)) ALLAH SWT. HIMSELF PRAISES PROPHET MUHAMMAD : All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • ““He who obeys the Messenger has obeyed AllahHe who obeys the Messenger has obeyed Allah; but those who; but those who turn away - We have not sent you over them as a guardian.”turn away - We have not sent you over them as a guardian.” ((Qur’an: An-Nisa’: 4: 80Qur’an: An-Nisa’: 4: 80)) ALLAH SWT. LIKENS OBEDIENCE TO THE PROPHET MUHAMMAD S.A.A.W. IS OBEDIENCE TO HIMSELF : All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • ALLAH SWT. HIMSELF PRAISES PROPHET MUHAMMAD : All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • ALLAH SWT. HIMSELF PRAISES PROPHET MUHAMMAD : ““Those that lower their voice in the presence ofThose that lower their voice in the presence of Allah's Messenger― their hearts has AllahAllah's Messenger― their hearts has Allah tested for piety (tested for piety (LIT-TAQWALIT-TAQWA) : for them is) : for them is Forgiveness and a great Reward.”Forgiveness and a great Reward.” ((Qur’an: Hujurat: 49: 3Qur’an: Hujurat: 49: 3)) All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • TRACES FROM THE PROPHET MUHAMMAD S.A.W. All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • ““The Messenger of Allah s.a.a.w. came to visit us at noonThe Messenger of Allah s.a.a.w. came to visit us at noon and was givenand was given water for wudhu’water for wudhu’ (ablution), and he made(ablution), and he made wudhu’ , after which people collected the wudhu’ (water)wudhu’ , after which people collected the wudhu’ (water) and use it toand use it to rub themselves with itrub themselves with it (for blessings).”(for blessings).” ((Hadith reported by BukharyHadith reported by Bukhary)) TRACES FROM THE PROPHET MUHAMMAD S.A.W. All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • TRACES FROM THE PROPHET MUHAMMAD S.A.W. All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • Miswar ibn Makhramah and Marwan ibn al-HakamMiswar ibn Makhramah and Marwan ibn al-Hakam (r.a.) related:(r.a.) related: ““Nowhere did the Prophet s.a.w. spat except thatNowhere did the Prophet s.a.w. spat except that somebody will be there to catch itsomebody will be there to catch it and use it to wipe hisand use it to wipe his faces and skin. And when he (the Prophet) does ablutionfaces and skin. And when he (the Prophet) does ablution (wudhu’)(wudhu’) people will jostle with one another to getpeople will jostle with one another to get thethe used water from his wudhu’.”used water from his wudhu’.” ((Hadith reported by Bukhary and AhmadHadith reported by Bukhary and Ahmad)) TRACES FROM THE PROPHET MUHAMMAD S.A.W. All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • THE SHIRT OF PROPHET YUSUF A.S. (Yusuf said) :"(Yusuf said) :"Go with this my shirt, and cast it over the face ofGo with this my shirt, and cast it over the face of my father (Ya’kub):my father (Ya’kub): he will come to see (clearly). Then come yehe will come to see (clearly). Then come ye (here) to me together with all your family."(here) to me together with all your family." ((Qur’an: Yusuf: 12: 93Qur’an: Yusuf: 12: 93)) All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • THE SHIRT OF PROPHET YUSUF A.S. ““Then when the bearer of the good news cameThen when the bearer of the good news came he casthe cast (the shirt) over his face(the shirt) over his face, and he forthwith regained, and he forthwith regained clear sight."clear sight." ((Qur’an: Yusuf: 12: 96Qur’an: Yusuf: 12: 96)) All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
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  • ““Glory to (Allah) Who did take His Servant for Journey byGlory to (Allah) Who did take His Servant for Journey by night from the Sacred Mosque to the Farthest Mosquenight from the Sacred Mosque to the Farthest Mosque ((BAA-RAK-NA HAU-LAHUBAA-RAK-NA HAU-LAHU) whose) whose precinctsprecincts We did blessWe did bless ― in order that We might show him some of Our Signs:― in order that We might show him some of Our Signs: for He is the one Who hears and sees (all things).”for He is the one Who hears and sees (all things).” ((Qur’an: A’raf: 7: 96Qur’an: A’raf: 7: 96)) All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • CONSIDER THIS QUR’ANIC VERSE All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • "Verily! The sign of His kingdom is that there shall"Verily! The sign of His kingdom is that there shall come to youcome to you AT-TABUTAT-TABUT (Ark of the Covenant),(Ark of the Covenant), wherein iswherein is SAKINAHSAKINAH (peace and reassurance) from(peace and reassurance) from your Lord and ayour Lord and a BAQIYYAHBAQIYYAH (remnant) of that(remnant) of that whichwhich Musa (Moses) and Harun (Aaron) left behind,Musa (Moses) and Harun (Aaron) left behind, carried by the angels. Verily, in this is a sign for youcarried by the angels. Verily, in this is a sign for you if you are indeed believers.”if you are indeed believers.” ((Qur’an: Baqarah: 2: 248Qur’an: Baqarah: 2: 248)) CONSIDER THIS QUR’ANIC VERSE All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • CONSIDER THIS QUR’ANIC VERSE Tafsir Ibnu Katsir: Ibn Jarir related that Ibn `Abbas said about this ayah – BAQIYYAH – referring to, Moses' staff and the remnants of the Tablets. This is the same Tafsir of Qatadah, As-Suddi , Ar- Rabi` bin Anas and `Ikrimah, who added, "And also the Torah.‘‘ All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • CONSIDER THIS QUR’ANIC VERSE Tafsir Ibnu Katsir:Tafsir Ibnu Katsir: Ath-Thawri said, "Some said that it contained a pot ofAth-Thawri said, "Some said that it contained a pot of manna and the remnants of the Tablets, while some othersmanna and the remnants of the Tablets, while some others said that it contained (Moses') staff and two shoes (and refersaid that it contained (Moses') staff and two shoes (and refer to Qur’an: Ta Ha :20:12).''to Qur’an: Ta Ha :20:12).'' All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  •  We can understand though why some Muslims, especiallyWe can understand though why some Muslims, especially those whothose who compare Islam simplisticallycompare Islam simplistically with other religionwith other religion to conclude that every acts of “to conclude that every acts of “seeking blessings andseeking blessings and venerationveneration” of things and places practiced even by” of things and places practiced even by Muslims must also be “Muslims must also be “shunnedshunned” – ruled by them to also” – ruled by them to also be “be “ SHIRKSHIRK “ or if not, they would justify their stand with“ or if not, they would justify their stand with the caveat ofthe caveat of ““closing the doorclosing the door” to” to SHIRKSHIRK..  Yet, as we have learnt, the true cause ofYet, as we have learnt, the true cause of SHIRKSHIRK is in theis in the ignorance and their flawed belief ofignorance and their flawed belief of TAUTAUHHEED AR-EED AR- RUBUBIYYAH and ULUHIYYAHRUBUBIYYAH and ULUHIYYAH.. All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  •  UpholdingUpholding TAUTAUHHEEDEED does not mean one must deny thedoes not mean one must deny the presence of and the validity in seeking of the bounteouspresence of and the validity in seeking of the bounteous blessings (blessings (BARAKAHBARAKAH) of Allah.) of Allah.  Just as what can be adduced by the evidence (from Al-Qur’an,Just as what can be adduced by the evidence (from Al-Qur’an, As-Sunnah and opinions of pious predecessors) that, theAs-Sunnah and opinions of pious predecessors) that, the blessings of Allah indeed are present in certain people, events,blessings of Allah indeed are present in certain people, events, things and places - and seeking to gain Allah’s blessingsthings and places - and seeking to gain Allah’s blessings ((TABARRUKTABARRUK) through them were done by previous righteous) through them were done by previous righteous people ofpeople of TAUTAUHHEEDEED..
  •  What differentiate us from theWhat differentiate us from the MUSHRIKEENMUSHRIKEEN is theis the erroneous belieferroneous belief ((AQEEDAHAQEEDAH) they hold. Many of them) they hold. Many of them subscribe tosubscribe to HHULULULUL (divine in-dwelling) and actually(divine in-dwelling) and actually regard these things or the persons they venerate orregard these things or the persons they venerate or sought blessings from (sought blessings from (TABARRUKTABARRUK), as possessing), as possessing “divine” aspect or attributes – thus a clear“divine” aspect or attributes – thus a clear SHIRKSHIRK (ascribing partners to Allah(ascribing partners to Allah).).
  •  Whereas Muslims withWhereas Muslims with TAUTAUHHEEDEED do not hold such belief.do not hold such belief. Our concept of something regarded as “Our concept of something regarded as “sacredsacred”, totally”, totally rejects all such suggestion of any Divinerejects all such suggestion of any Divine “in-dwelling”“in-dwelling” oror “incarnation”“incarnation” oror “union”.“union”.  Thus ‘Umar al-Khattab r.a. said to the black stoneThus ‘Umar al-Khattab r.a. said to the black stone ((HAJR-AL-ASWADHAJR-AL-ASWAD):): “You are but a stone which cannot“You are but a stone which cannot benefit nor harm, but because I have seen the Prophet s.a.wbenefit nor harm, but because I have seen the Prophet s.a.w kissed you, I now kiss you!”kissed you, I now kiss you!”
  • REMEMBER THIS IMPORTANT DZIKRREMEMBER THIS IMPORTANT DZIKR LAA- ILAA-HA- IL-LALLAAHU - WALAA- ILAA-HA- IL-LALLAAHU - WAHHDAHU –DAHU – LAA – SHAREE-KA LAH, LAHUL-MULKU –LAA – SHAREE-KA LAH, LAHUL-MULKU – WALAHUL-WALAHUL-HHAMD, WA-HUWA - ‘ALAAAMD, WA-HUWA - ‘ALAA KUL-LI- SHAY -INQ- QADEER,KUL-LI- SHAY -INQ- QADEER, ““There is no god (none has the right to be worshipped)There is no god (none has the right to be worshipped) except Allexcept Allaah, alone, without partner, to Him belongsh, alone, without partner, to Him belongs all sovereignty and praise and He is All-Powerful overall sovereignty and praise and He is All-Powerful over all things .”all things .”
  • CAUSE FOR THE LOST OF HONOUR AND BLESSINGS. All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • CAUSE FOR THE LOST OF HONOUR AND BLESSINGS. ““When my community (ummah)When my community (ummah) glorify worldlyglorify worldly mattersmatters then thethen the HAIBAHHAIBAH (honour) of Islam will be(honour) of Islam will be removed from them; andremoved from them; and when they ceased thewhen they ceased the work of calling to good and forbidding wrongwork of calling to good and forbidding wrong, then, then they will not benefitthey will not benefit from anyfrom any BARAKAHBARAKAH (blessings, goodness) of the Revelation (Al-Qur’an(blessings, goodness) of the Revelation (Al-Qur’an and As-Sunnah).and As-Sunnah). ((Hadith reported by TirmidziHadith reported by Tirmidzi)) All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • CAUSE FOR THE LOST OF HONOUR AND BLESSINGS. All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • "Because Allah will never change the"Because Allah will never change the NI’MAHNI’MAH (Divine Grace) which He hath bestowed on a(Divine Grace) which He hath bestowed on a peoplepeople until they change what is in their (own)until they change what is in their (own) soulssouls: and verily Allah is He Who hears and: and verily Allah is He Who hears and knows (all things)."knows (all things)." ((Qur’an: Anfal: 8: 53Qur’an: Anfal: 8: 53)) CAUSE FOR THE LOST OF HONOUR AND BLESSINGS. All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • REMEMBER ALLAH’S WARNING:REMEMBER ALLAH’S WARNING: All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • “O ye who believe! when ye go abroad in the cause of Allah, investigate carefully, and say not to anyone who offers you a salutation (salaam): "Thou art none of a Believer!" Coveting the perishable goods of this life: with Allah are profits and spoils abundant.” (Qur’an: An-Nisa’: 4: 94) REMEMBER ALLAH’S WARNING:REMEMBER ALLAH’S WARNING: All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • ALWAYS REMEMBER :ALWAYS REMEMBER : “O ye who believe! if a wicked person comes to you with any news, ascertain the truth, lest ye harm people unwittingly, and afterwards become full of repentance for what ye have done.)” (Qur’an: Hujurat: 49: 6) All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • ALWAYS REMEMBER :ALWAYS REMEMBER : ““And obey Allah and His Messenger;And obey Allah and His Messenger; and fall into noand fall into no disputes, lest ye lose heart and your power departdisputes, lest ye lose heart and your power depart; and be; and be patient and persevering: for Allah is with those whopatient and persevering: for Allah is with those who patiently persevere.”patiently persevere.” ((Qur’an: Anfal: 8: 46Qur’an: Anfal: 8: 46)) All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • ALWAYS REMEMBER :ALWAYS REMEMBER : “As for those who divide their religion and break up into sects, thou hast no part in them in the least: their affair is with Allah: He will in the end tell them the truth of all that they did.” (Qur’an: An’am: 6: 159) All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • ALWAYS REMEMBER :ALWAYS REMEMBER : ““And pursue not that of which thou hast no knowledge; forAnd pursue not that of which thou hast no knowledge; for every act of hearing, or of seeing or of (feeling in) will beevery act of hearing, or of seeing or of (feeling in) will be enquired into (on the Day of Reckoning).”enquired into (on the Day of Reckoning).” ((Qur’an: Isra’: 17: 36Qur’an: Isra’: 17: 36)) All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • LAA- ILAA-HA- IL-LALLAAHU - WALAA- ILAA-HA- IL-LALLAAHU - WAHHDAHU –DAHU – LAA – SHAREE-KA LAH, LAHUL-MULKU –LAA – SHAREE-KA LAH, LAHUL-MULKU – WALAHUL-WALAHUL-HHAMD, WA-HUWA - ‘ALAAAMD, WA-HUWA - ‘ALAA KUL-LI- SHAY -INQ- QADEER,KUL-LI- SHAY -INQ- QADEER, “There is no god (none has the right to be worshipped) except Allah, alone, without partner, to Him belongs all sovereignty and praise and He is All-Powerful over all things .” IMPORTANT DZIKRIMPORTANT DZIKR All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • DU’A TAUGHT BY OUR PROPHET MUHAMMADDU’A TAUGHT BY OUR PROPHET MUHAMMAD ALLAA-HUM-MA - IN-NEE – A –’UU-DZU-BIKA - MIN AN - USH-RI-KA – BI-KA – SHAY-AN – WA –ANA – A’-LAMU, WA –AS-TAGH-FIRU-KA – MI-NADZ—DZAM - BIL– LADZII - LAA – A’-LAM “O Allah! I seek refuge with You from committing SHIRK i.e. associating others with You, knowingly, and I seek Your forgiveness from the committing of the sins (of SHIRK) which I do not know.” (Hadith reported by Ahmad, Tabarani & Abu Ya’la) All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
  • IMPORTANT DU’AIMPORTANT DU’A ALLAA-HUM-MA – ARI-NAL-HAQ-QA - HAQ-QAN WAR- ZUQ-NAT - TI-BAA- ’A WA-ARI-NAL – BAA-TWILA – BAA-TWI-LAAN WAR-ZUQ-NAJ – TI –NAA - BAH ““O Allah! Make us see the Truth to be trueO Allah! Make us see the Truth to be true and grant us ability to follow it.and grant us ability to follow it. And make us see Falsehood to be false andAnd make us see Falsehood to be false and grant us the ability to reject it.”grant us the ability to reject it.” All Rights Reserved© Zhulkeflee Hj Ismail (2014)
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