Reliance التوكل

Abu Darda on Qadr: Peak of faith is acceptance of Allah’s decree

Al-Lalaka’i reported: Abu Darda, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “The pinnacle of faith is in four things: patience with the judgment of Allah, pleasure with the decree of

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Hadith on Tawakkul: Trust in Allah, but do not store to excess

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, entered the room of Bilal and he found a pile of dates with him. The Prophet said,

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Hadith on Judgment: Angel of Horn waiting to start Resurrection

Abu Sa’id al-Khudri reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “How can I be comfortable while the holder of the trumpet is holding it to

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Hadith on Tawakkul: Relying on Allah they enter Paradise without reckoning

Ibn Abbas reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Seventy thousand from my nation will enter Paradise without reckoning. They are those who do not rely on

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Hadith on Tawakkul: Paradise without reckoning, they relied on Allah

‘Imran ibn Husayn reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Seventy thousand from my nation will enter Paradise without reckoning.” They said, “Who are they, O Messenger

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Hadith on Independence: The Prophet orders Abu Bakr not to ask people

Ibn Abi Mulaykah reported: Abu Bakr the truthful, may Allah be pleased with him, might drop the rein from his hand, so he would strike the leg of his camel

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Ibn Abbas on Rizq: Allah decreases his provision if he takes Haram

Sa’id ibn Jubayr reported: Ibn Abbas, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “There is no believer or sinner but that Allah Almighty has decreed his provision from the lawful.

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Khawlani on Zuhd: Asceticism is to trust Allah over yourself

Ahmad ibn Hanbal reported: Abu Muslim al-Khawlani, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “To renounce the world does not mean to forbid what is allowed, nor to squander wealth.

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Umar on Provision: Reliance upon Allah means to work for provision

Al-Ghazali reported: Umar, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “Let not one of you refrain from working for his provision, supplicating to Allah to provide while he knows that the

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Hadith on Dua: Whoever complains to Allah, relief will come

Abdullah ibn Mas’ud reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever is afflicted by a pressing need and complains to people, his need will never

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Hadith on Dua: Supplications answered unless impatient

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Every one of you will have his supplications answered, as long as he is not impatient

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Sufyan on Confidence: If you know your self, you will not be harmed

Ibn al-Mubarak reported: Sufyan al-Thawri, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “If you know yourself, you will not be harmed by whatever is said about you.” Source: Ḥilyat al-Awliyā’

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Hadith on Charms: Whoever wears an amulet is entrusted to it

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever ties a knot and blows on it has performed magic, and whoever performs magic has

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Al-Warraq on Nearness: Seek nearness to Allah by asking from Him and not people

Muhammad ibn Hamid reported: I asked Abu Bakr Al-Warraq, “Teach me something that will bring me closer to people.” Abu Bakr said, “As for what brings you closer to Allah,

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