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afriend
08-14-2006, 10:22 PM
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I don't know if anybody has read this book, it's by Imam Bayhaqi...This book is basically everything a Muslim Should do

out of them [also categorized] are:

30 QUALITIES ARE CONNECTED TO THE HEART

1. Belief in Allah

2. To believe that everything other than Allah was non-existent. Thereafter, Allah Most High created these things and subsequently they came into existence.

3. To believe in the existence of angels.

4. To believe that all the heavenly books that were sent to the different prophets are true. However, apart from the Quran, all other books are not valid anymore.

5. To believe that all the prophets are true. However, we are commanded to follow the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) alone.

6. To believe that Allah Most High as knowledge of everything from before-hand and that only that which He sanctions or wishes will occur.

7. To believe that Resurrection will definitely occur.

8. To believe in the existence of Heaven.

9. To believe in the existence of Hell.

10. To have love for Allah Most High.

11. To have love for the Messenger of Allah (Allah bless him and give him peace)

12. To love or hate someone solely because of Allah.

13. To execute all actions with the intention of religion alone.

14. To regret and express remorse when a sin is committed.

15. To fear Allah Most High.

16. To hope for the mercy of Allah Most High.

17. To be modest.

18.To express gratitude over a bounty or favour.

19. To fulfill promises.

20. To exercise patience.

21. To consider yourself lower than others.

22. To have mercy on the creation.

23. To be pleased with whatever you experience from Allah Most High.

24. To place your trust in Allah Most High.

25. Not to boast or brag over any quality that you posses.

26. Not to have malice or hatred towards anybody.

27. Not to be envious of anyone.

28. Not to become angry.

29. Not to wish harm for anyone.

30. Not to have love for the world.

7 QUALITIES ARE CONNECTED TO THE TONGUE

31. To recite the testimony of faith (kalimah) with the tongue.

32. To recite the Quran.

33. To acquire knowledge.

34. To pass on Knowledge.

35. To make dua.

36. To make the zikr of Allah Most High.

37. To abstain from the following: lies, backbiting, vulgar words, cursing, singing that is contrary to the Shariah.

40 QUALITIES ARE CONNECTED TO THE ENTIRE BODY

38. To make wudu, ghusl, and keep one's clothing clean.

39. To be steadfast in offering salaat.

40. To pay zakaat and sadaqatul fitr.

41. To fast.

42. To perform the Hajj.

43. To make i'tikaaf.

44. To move away or migrate from that place which is harmful for one's deen.

45. To fulfill the vows that have been made to Allah.

46. To fulfill the oaths that are not sinful.

47. To pay the kaffarah for unfulfilled oaths.

48. To cover those parts of the body that are fard to cover.

49. To perform the ritual slaughter.

50. To enshroud and bury the deceased.

51. To fulfill your debts.

52. To abstain from prohibited things when undertaking monetary transactions.

53. Not to conceal something true which you may have witnessed.

54. To get married when the nafs desires to do so.

55. To fulfill the rights of those who are under you.

56. To provide comfort to one's parents.

57. To rear children in the proper manner.

58. Not to sever relations with one's friends and relatives.

59. To obey one's master.

60. To be just.

61. Not to initiate any way that is contrary to that of the generality of the Muslims.

62. To obey the ruler, provided what he orders is not contrary to the Shariah.

63. To make peace between two warring groups or individuals.

64. To assist in noble tasks.

65. To command the good and prohibit the evil.

66. If it is the government. it should mete out punishments according to the Shariah.

67. To fight the enemies of deen whenever such an occasion presents itself.

68. To fulfill one's trusts (amana).

69. To give loans to those who are in need .

70. To see to the needs of one's neighbour.

71. To ensure that one's income is pure.

72. To spend according to the Shariah.

73. To reply to one who has greeted you.

74. To say Yarhamukallah (‘Allah have mercy on you’) when anyone says Alhamdulillah (‘All praise is Allah’s’) after sneezing.

75. Not to cause harm to anyone unjustly.

76. To abstain from games and amusements contrary to the Shariah.

77. To remove pebbles, stones, thorns, sticks, and the like from the road
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Kittygyal
08-14-2006, 10:24 PM
Subhanallah thank you brother
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afriend
08-14-2006, 10:26 PM
Woah....You read fast...
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Kittygyal
08-14-2006, 10:29 PM
Originally Posted by Iqram
Woah....You read fast...
brother i print it out and read it, am used to it now doing that for 5years alhamdulillah at work (i skim and scan).
w.salam
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afriend
08-14-2006, 10:30 PM
Wow...that's quite a cool idea :)
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amirah_87
08-14-2006, 10:31 PM
as salaamu alaykum,

MashaAllah....I knew that there was 70 but i did'nt know what all of them were..
there's a hadeeth that's narrated by abu hurairah in the saheehayn, that the Prpohet salallaahu 3alayhi waslallam said: Al-imaan is 70 and a few branches the highest is Laa ilaaha Ilalaah and the lowest is removing harm from the tareeq!..

what is Al-imaam Bayhaqiy's book called akhee!?
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Kittygyal
08-14-2006, 10:32 PM
Originally Posted by Iqram
Wow...that's quite a cool idea :)
yes indeed it is, for a women whom is in a wheelchair it's very easy for her Ya Allah. (start doing it brother if you need to inshallah.)
w.salam
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afriend
08-14-2006, 10:36 PM
Originally Posted by amirah_87
as salaamu alaykum,

MashaAllah....I knew that there was 70 but i did'nt know what all of them were..
there's a hadeeth that's narrated by abu hurairah in the saheehayn, that the Prpohet salallaahu 3alayhi waslallam said: Al-imaan is 70 and a few branches the highest is Laa ilaaha Ilalaah and the lowest is removing harm from the tareeq!..

what is Al-imaam Bayhaqiy's book called akhee!?
The book is called......












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The 77 branches of faith :p
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amirah_87
08-14-2006, 10:39 PM
as salaamu alaykum,

LOL!!.. i was waiting a good few seconds for some sort picture of the book to pop up before i scrolled down :hiding:

77 branches of faith!!..tayyib!!..

BarakAllahu feek for that akhee,:thumbs_up
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afriend
08-14-2006, 10:45 PM
LOL ;D

If I can get hold of that book again, I'll scan it and give u the cover inshallah :)
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amirah_87
08-14-2006, 10:49 PM
as salaamu alaykum,

LOL!!... ;D (one of THEM moments again right, :heated:)

jazakAllahu khayr again akhee!! ...Yeah I'd like to see it thanx!

was it in arabic or english!?
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afriend
08-15-2006, 01:37 AM
Well....it was translated into english....There was some arabic calligraphy [a boat made from waaw's :p]
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afriend
01-20-2007, 02:32 PM
Did anybody manage to get the book?

And if anybody did...How much and where from?
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seeker_of_ilm
01-20-2007, 02:41 PM
Originally Posted by Iqram
Did anybody manage to get the book?

And if anybody did...How much and where from?
:sl:

Was this the cover:


Can be bought here
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amirah_87
01-21-2007, 12:34 PM
As Salaamu Alaykum,

Originally Posted by Iqram
Well....it was translated into english....There was some arabic calligraphy [a boat made from waaw's :p]
I think That's the one Akhee right!? :)

JazaakAllah Khayr seeker of Ilm.
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ilm.seeker
01-26-2007, 05:15 AM
Thanks brother
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espada
08-01-2010, 02:57 AM
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thought i'd re-post them with the push

30 QUALITIES ARE CONNECTED TO THE HEART

1. Belief in Allah

2. To believe that everything other than Allah was non-existent. Thereafter, Allah Most High created these things and subsequently they came into existence.

3. To believe in the existence of angels.

4. To believe that all the heavenly books that were sent to the different prophets are true. However, apart from the Quran, all other books are not valid anymore.

5. To believe that all the prophets are true. However, we are commanded to follow the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) alone.

6. To believe that Allah Most High as knowledge of everything from before-hand and that only that which He sanctions or wishes will occur.

7. To believe that Resurrection will definitely occur.

8. To believe in the existence of Heaven.

9. To believe in the existence of Hell.

10. To have love for Allah Most High.

11. To have love for the Messenger of Allah (Allah bless him and give him peace)

12. To love or hate someone solely because of Allah.

13. To execute all actions with the intention of religion alone.

14. To regret and express remorse when a sin is committed.

15. To fear Allah Most High.

16. To hope for the mercy of Allah Most High.

17. To be modest.

18.To express gratitude over a bounty or favour.

19. To fulfill promises.

20. To exercise patience.

21. To consider yourself lower than others.

22. To have mercy on the creation.

23. To be pleased with whatever you experience from Allah Most High.

24. To place your trust in Allah Most High.

25. Not to boast or brag over any quality that you posses.

26. Not to have malice or hatred towards anybody.

27. Not to be envious of anyone.

28. Not to become angry.

29. Not to wish harm for anyone.

30. Not to have love for the world.

7 QUALITIES ARE CONNECTED TO THE TONGUE

31. To recite the testimony of faith (kalimah) with the tongue.

32. To recite the Quran.

33. To acquire knowledge.

34. To pass on Knowledge.

35. To make dua.

36. To make the zikr of Allah Most High.

37. To abstain from the following: lies, backbiting, vulgar words, cursing, singing that is contrary to the Shariah.

40 QUALITIES ARE CONNECTED TO THE ENTIRE BODY

38. To make wudu, ghusl, and keep one's clothing clean.

39. To be steadfast in offering salaat.

40. To pay zakaat and sadaqatul fitr.

41. To fast.

42. To perform the Hajj.

43. To make i'tikaaf.

44. To move away or migrate from that place which is harmful for one's deen.

45. To fulfill the vows that have been made to Allah.

46. To fulfill the oaths that are not sinful.

47. To pay the kaffarah for unfulfilled oaths.

48. To cover those parts of the body that are fard to cover.

49. To perform the ritual slaughter.

50. To enshroud and bury the deceased.

51. To fulfill your debts.

52. To abstain from prohibited things when undertaking monetary transactions.

53. Not to conceal something true which you may have witnessed.

54. To get married when the nafs desires to do so.

55. To fulfill the rights of those who are under you.

56. To provide comfort to one's parents.

57. To rear children in the proper manner.

58. Not to sever relations with one's friends and relatives.

59. To obey one's master.

60. To be just.

61. Not to initiate any way that is contrary to that of the generality of the Muslims.

62. To obey the ruler, provided what he orders is not contrary to the Shariah.

63. To make peace between two warring groups or individuals.

64. To assist in noble tasks.

65. To command the good and prohibit the evil.

66. If it is the government. it should mete out punishments according to the Shariah.

67. To fight the enemies of deen whenever such an occasion presents itself.

68. To fulfill one's trusts (amana).

69. To give loans to those who are in need .

70. To see to the needs of one's neighbour.

71. To ensure that one's income is pure.

72. To spend according to the Shariah.

73. To reply to one who has greeted you.

74. To say Yarhamukallah (‘Allah have mercy on you’) when anyone says Alhamdulillah (‘All praise is Allah’s’) after sneezing.

75. Not to cause harm to anyone unjustly.

76. To abstain from games and amusements contrary to the Shariah.

77. To remove pebbles, stones, thorns, sticks, and the like from the road
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