Seeking Knowledge

November 25, 2022 3 mins

Are the Stories about Khawla Bint Al-Azwar (Allah be pleased with her) Authentic...

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question  I have heard a story of a female companion who was a warrior and was compared to Khalid Bin Waleed (Allah be pleased with him). As far as I have heard, she partook in many battles and fought against disbelievers. However, when I looked into it, I came to […]
November 25, 2022 2 mins

What Is Tawfiq and Is It Advisable to Continue to Make Du’a despite the Unlike...

Answered by Shaykh Yusuf Weltch Question Does Allah Most High guide us to make du’a for what He wants us to have? Allah Most High guides us to make du’a for what He wills us to have or develop. The concept of Tawfiq was mentioned during the explanation. Is there truth in this? I ask […]
November 20, 2022 2 mins

Is It Permissible to Use Costly Fountain Pen with Golden Nibs?

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question I love writing with fountain pens. I have a small collection of these and like to have different ink colors in each of them. I have seen fountain pens with just the nibs made of 14k or 18k gold. I would like to know if it is permissible to […]
November 8, 2022 2 mins

Can You Explain This Hadith Part of Which Is Mentioned, “No Person Is Born but...

Answered by Mawlana Ilyas Patel Question I have a question about the interpretation of the Hadith, “Abu Hurayra (may Allah be pleased with him) reported that he heard the Messenger of Allah (may Allah’s peace and blessings be upon him) say: “No child is born, but the devil touches him when he is born, after […]