Archive for April, 2008

April 26th, 2008 - 7:02 pm § in Other, Sayyidi

The Name Zamzami

Salam. Every so often whilst reading various material I would occasionally stumble across the interesting name ‘al-Zamzami’. Alhumdulillah I recently found some information (in Sh. Saaid Bakdash’s excellent work) which shed some light on the use of this name and its origins. Please note the fo[...]

April 24th, 2008 - 6:19 pm § in Scholarship

Sh. Ibrahim bin Hasan al-Mulla

Salam. The following is the biography of one of the scholars from the al-Mulla family whose beginners text on hanafi fiqh is currently being proofread and edited for publication (May Allah the Exalted facilitate its completion). ******** Imam Ibrahim bin Hasan al-MullaBiography of the Author The aut[...]

April 23rd, 2008 - 6:56 am § in Other

Repentance- Sh. Abu Bakr al-Mulla

Salam Sh. Abu Bakr al-Mulla in his work ‘Wasilah al-Talab’ after mentioning the major sins goes on to mention the issues related to repentance (tawbah). This is what he (May Allah have mercy on him) had to say: Repentance and its Rulings: Repentance is compulsory from every sin, it has c[...]

April 20th, 2008 - 3:37 pm § in Other

Wasilah al-Talab: The Major Sins

The cover page for Wasilah al-Talab in the pocket sized ‘Thalatha Mutun’ booklet from al-Ahsa SalamNote: Before I was about to post the message below I rang Sheikh Yahya in al-Ahsa, he informed me that they were working on editing Sheikh Abdullah al-Mulla’s commentary to Wasilah al[...]

April 19th, 2008 - 11:59 am § in Fiqh, Makkah

Zamzam And Evidences

SalamSince a young age I was told that when drinking the blessed zamzam water, that I should face the qiblah and stand. Back in 2006 when I was in al-Khobar, the “5 star” Saad Hospital, during Ramadan, kindly placed containers of zamzam outside their hospital mosque for everyone to benef[...]