Is it a sin for not doing Dawah? Are the people of Tableegh the “Chosen” people?

Allah Ta’āla mentions in the Holy Quran, ادع إلى سبيل ربك بالحكمة والموعظة الحسنة Invite (people) to the way of your lord with wisdom and good counsel.1 ومن أحسن قولا ممن دعا إلى الله وعمل صالحا وقال إنني من المسلمين And who is better in utterance than the one who called people towards Allah, and …

What is Tablighi Jamaat?

In the name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful Assalaamu `alaykum waRahmatullahi Wabarakatoh Tableegh Jama’at A brief introduction Tableegh literally means ‘to convey’. Contextually, it refers to conveying the message of Islam. This is the sunnah of all the prophets. The most important rule of tableegh is hikmah. Allah Ta’ala says in the Holy Quran: …

Khidmat in the path of Allah (int the kitchen)

Send someone to the town with his silver (coins). Let him then see which food is purest so that he can bring some provisions from there. However, he should be subtle (courteous) in his approach and never inform anyone about you. Note: • To pick khidmat brothers • Collective money (Ijtimaee money) • The khidmath …

Amal of Sahaba (R.A) out in the path of Allah

Being Punctual in Taleem gathering even when out in the path of Allah (Arabic) Arruqaashi (R.A) narrated we were with Abu Musa Ash’ari (R.A) in a conquest on the banks of river Tigris (Dajla). When the time for zuhur salah approached the orier (caller) called for the prayers and people performed wudhu. Thereafter performed salah, …

Hit the Road – Dawah on the Streets

Dawah on the Streets (Arabic) Abu Saeed Khudri (R.A) narrated Prophet (S.A.W) said, “Abstain from sitting on the pathways!” (Upon hearing this the Sahaba) said “Oh Messenger of Allah (S.A.W) we have no alternative but to sit where we have our conversation”. Prophet (S.A.W) said “ if you insist on sitting then give the pathway …