- Love & Praise of the Messenger of Allah (Allah bless him & grant him peace)
Shaykh Hamza Yusuf on BBC: In Praise of God - The Prophet's Birthday
Beautiful Praise of the Beloved of Allah (peace and blessings be upon him)
The Fiqh of Sending Peace
Love of the Prophet (Allah bless him and grant him peace)
Love of the Prophet - 2 (Allah bless him and grant him peace)
On the Necessity of Loving the Prophet (Allah bless him and grant him peace)
How much should the Prophet be loved? And: How?
Superiority of the Prophet, upon him peace
Decorating the Mosque for Mawlid Season
- Is the Celebration of the Mawlid Permissible?
Is it permissible to celebrate the Prophet's birthday (Allah bless him and give him peace)?
Should we celebrate Mawlid (The Prophet's (S) birthday)?
RE: Milad (Is it permissible to celebrate the Prophet's birthday (Allah bless him and give him peace)?
The Concept of Bid'a In The Islamic Shari'ah
Making Du`a for the Umma of the Beloved of Allah (peace and blessings unlimited be upon him, his family, companions, and followers) Ma`ruf al-Karkhi, one of the righteous imams of the early Muslims (salaf), said,
"Whoever says, 'Allahumma aslih Ummata Muhammad Allahumma farrij `an Ummati Muhammad Allahumma Rham Ummata Muhammad [salla Allahu `alayhi wa sallam]
(O Allah, improve the state of the Umma of Muhammad O Allah, grant ease to the Umma of Muhammad O Allah, have mercy on the Umma of Muhammad),'
ten times every day will be written down as one of the highest of elect believers (abdal)." [Abu Nu`aym, Hilyat al-Awliya , 8.366]
اللهم أصلح أمة محمد اللهم فرج عن أمة محمد أللهم ارحم أمة محمد
Why? The Prophet of Mercy (peace and blessings be upon him) said,
"Have mercy on those on earth, and the Lord of the Skies will have mercy on you." [Ahmad, Abu Dawud, Tirmidhi, and Bukhari in his al-Adab al-Mufrad from Abd Allah ibn Amr (Allah be pleased with him)]