Saturday, August 12, 2006

Student of knowledge

It is reported in Tirmidhi amongst other compilations, that Abu Darda said,

“I heard the Messenger of Allah (saw) say: ‘Whoever travels a path seeking sacred knowledge, Allah (swt) will place him on a path leading to Paradise. The angels lower their wings for the student of sacred knowledge, pleased with what he is doing. The creatures in the heavens and earth seek forgiveness for the student of sacred knowledge, even the fish in the water. The superiority of the religious scholar over the devout worshipper is like the superiority of the full moon over other heavenly bodies. The religious scholars are the heirs of the prophets. The prophets leave no money as a bequest, rather they leave knowledge. Whoever seizes it has taken a bountiful share.’”

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4 Comments:

Anonymous candle of hope said...

Jazakee Allah khair for this hadeeth sister :)

may Allah accept this from you :)

8:51 AM  
Blogger *Under*Cuver*Sister* said...

Ameen

My twin brother just came home yesterday from Yemen..spending 40 days with the Habaib. Please remember him in your duas.

Jazakallah khayr

[ btw links coming up soon ..the template crashed]

12:36 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Barak Allaah feekee

5:50 PM  
Blogger Almira said...

Sorry about your template I used to have all kinds of problems when I was on blogger. I do not know why? Very beautiful quote sister, as always Iam amazed by your blog.

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4:41 PM  

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