The Humility of the Ṣaḥabah رضى الله عنهم – Delivered by Shaykh Riyadh ul Haq on 22nd January 2016 at Al Kawthar Academy, Leicester (UK)
This lecture will make one realise how far removed we are from the humbleness displayed by the greatest amongst the Sahabah رضى الله عنهم.
Replete with numerous examples of humility, this lecture will help us evaluate our actions and thinking. Recognising that we have a problem is the start of getting a problem solved. Inculcating humbleness within ourselves will bring about the love of the Creator and Creation.
Below are some of the timecodes and topics relating to this talk:
11:52 – The simplicity of Salman al-Farsi & Abu Dharr al-Ghifari
17:13 – The humility of Sayyiduna Abu Bakr as-Siddique
33:20 – The leadership qualities of Abu Bakr as-Siddique
41:38 – Are vows of silence permissible in Islam?
46:23 – The humility of Umar ibn al-Khattab
51:46 – Why is poetry called spitting?
1:02:30 – How Sayyiduna Umar travelled
1:14:14 – How Sayyiduna Umar disciplined his nafs
1:19:15 – Examples of various Sahabah performing menial tasks.
1:25:25 – Sayyiduna Umar honouring Zayd ibn Thabit
1:33:16 – The humility of Abu Ubaidah ibn al-Jarrah
1:39:12 – The humility of Aishah رضى الله عنها
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