Ibnul Qayyim said:If scholars are wicked and worshippers are ignorant, the trial will be severe.
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When a person enters upon a gathering which has scholars, students of knowledge, laypeople and they are speaking; does he give salaams and sit or does he go round everyone giving them individual salaams?
There is no doubt that gatherings have (prescribed
Abu Khaythama narrated to us, (saying): Fadl Ibn Dukayn related to us, (saying): Sufyaan informed us from yahyah Ibn Saeed who said: ‘’I heard Al-Qaasim Ibn Muhammad say: ‘’A person lives his (whole) life being ignorant is better for him than
To abandon asking
Not silently listening and not giving an attentive ear
Misunderstanding or wrong understanding
Lack of memorisation
Not disseminating and teaching it; for whoever accumulates [and keeps knowledge as a secret] and does
The learned men, or people are those who act after knowing.
Ash Shaykh Rabee bin Haadi Al Madkhalee (hafidahullah) said:
"From the signs of As-Sa'aadah [i.e. happiness, success and wellbeing in this life and the next, InshaaAllaah] is that:
•You are eager for the truth;
•You seek it and