Category Archives: Akaabir

Humility and Humbleness

Humbleness of Shaykh I’zāz ‘Alī rahimahumullāh Muftī Muḥammad Shafī‘ rahimahumullāh relates an incident of Shaykh I‘zāz ‘Alī rahimahumullāh: “Once, we set off from Deoband on a journey with our teacher Shaykh I‘zāz ‘Alī, known in Darul ‘Ulūm Deoband as ‘Shaykh-al-adab’ … Continue reading

Posted in Akaabir | Leave a comment

Pearls from Shaykh Al Islam Husayn Ahmed Al Madni

Dr Muhammad Ashraf, the infamous leader of Indian Communist Party recalls, “In 1946 when the Muslim League advocated a separate state (in the name of Pakistan), the communist party had to research this question and its historical context and I … Continue reading

Posted in Akaabir | Leave a comment

The Life of Shaykh Al Islam Maulana Husayn Ahmed Al Madni

From Abu Unaysah: Hadhrat Maulana Husayn Ahmad Madni (ra) probably needs no introduction. He is among the senior khulafa (successors) of Hadhrat Maulana Rashid Ahmad Gangohi (ra.) He was appointed as Head Teacher and Shaykh al-Hadith of Darul ‘Uloom Deoband after … Continue reading

Posted in Akaabir | Leave a comment

Tarbiyyah

Hadhrat Mufti Mohammad Taqi Usmani (Allah preserve him) relates: My late father (Hadhrat Mufti Mohammad Shafi (Allah have mercy on him)) use to deliver the morning lecture during the month of Ramadan and had a islahi majlis on Sunday mornings … Continue reading

Posted in Akaabir | Leave a comment

The End is Near…

Shaykh Mufti Mohammad Hasan Amratsari (Allah have mercy on him) instructed a seeker: ‘The end of Ramadan is drawing nearer, drown yourself in the recitation of Holy Qur’an and remembrance of Allah (dhikr).’ Al-qawl al-Aziz, page 114 _________________________________________________________________ InshaAllah, after … Continue reading

Posted in Akaabir | Leave a comment

Ramadhan of the Akaabir

With Ramadhan coming to an end very soon, it’s high time to make the most of the most blessed portion of the most blessed month. To draw inspiration, it is often very beneficial to read and hear about the worship … Continue reading

Posted in Akaabir | Leave a comment