PURIFICATION OF THE SOUL
HADITH AND SUNNAH
Love is difficult to measure; it is dynamic, beautiful, dangerous, bittersweet, fluctuating, and abstract. It can lead you to the highest clouds of happiness,...
This is a continuation from the previous article: Grave Concerns: Part 1 - “Ya Muhammad!” “Servants of Allah, help me!” حَدَّثَنَا الْحُسَيْنُ بْنُ إِسْحَاقَ التُّسْتَرِيُّ، ثَنَا أَحْمَدُ...
THEOLOGY AND RULINGS
The principle regarding acts of worship is one of prohibition, except if the Sharee`ah (Divinely Prescribed Law) relates a prescription for it. And the principle regarding the customary behaviour is permissibility, except when the Sharee`ah relates a prohibition for it.
Many Qur'anic verses speak about the excellence of Qiyam and the merits of those people, who perform Qiyam al-Layl on a regular basis, for example, Allah describes the believers who deserve Jannah saying: They (the believers) forsake their beds, to invoke their Lord in fear and hope; and they spend out of what We have bestowed on them. [Surah as-Sajdah (32): 16] They (the pious) used to sleep but little at night. [Surah ath-Thariyat (51): 17]