The Great Warning – Knowledge & Action (Part 3)

Allāh describes those who hoard knowledge but don’t act upon it: مَثَلُ الَّذِينَ حُمِّلُواْ التَّوْرَاةَ ثُمَّ لَمْ يَحْمِلُوهَا كَمَثَلِ الْحِمَارِ يَحْمِلُ أَسْفَاراً بِئْسَ مَثَلُ الْقَوْمِ الَّذِينَ كَذَّبُواْ بِـَايَـتِ اللَّهِ وَاللَّهُ لاَ يَهْدِى الْقَوْمَ الظَّـلِمِينَ The likeness of those who were entrusted with the Tawrah, but did not carry it, is as the likeness of a … More The Great Warning – Knowledge & Action (Part 3)

Be people of action! – Knowledge & Action (Part 2)

How did the greatest generation (the ṣaḥābah) understand the concept of knowledge and action? Now, we come to amazing stories of the ṣaḥābah, may Allāh ﷻ be pleased with them all, who, once they learned something, they acted upon it immediately. How clean their hearts were! How willing they were to sacrifice everything they had … More Be people of action! – Knowledge & Action (Part 2)

Don’t be like the Parrot – Knowledge & Action (Part 1)

It has been recorded in the biography of the great Imām, the mountain of ḥadīth, Imām Ṣufyān ath-Thawri, may Allāh ﷻ have mercy on him, that his mother once said to him when he was young: ‘O my son! Seek knowledge, and I will, with my spinning wheel, provide enough for you to live on. … More Don’t be like the Parrot – Knowledge & Action (Part 1)