Tag: ‘ Father

The Gates of Paradise

Abu Ad-Darda reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, (which means) “Kindness to Parents is  the best gate  to be admitted to Jannah (Paradise and or to its highest ranks) , so keep this gate or lose it.” ( Sunan Ibn Majah-Grade: Sahih )

Three Supplications

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “There are three supplications that are never rejected: the supplication of a parent, the supplication of a fasting person, and the supplication of a traveler.”Source:…

In eastern Ghouta rubble, a father looks for his son

BEIRUT/EASTERN GHOUTA, Syria (Reuters) – Abu Mohammad Alaya stands on top of a pile of rubble, still searching for the body for his eldest son more than a week after an air strike destroyed their home in Syria’s eastern Ghouta.Alaya believes 22-year-old Mohammad is buried somewhere beneath his feet, a victim of a war that he says has already killed every member of the football team his son used to play with…more:  (Reuters)