Content Soul

A collection of words of wisdom and excerpts from the spiritual gatherings of Shaykh Abu Yusuf Riyadh ul Haq

October, 2018

  • 4 October

    Prepare for Reality

    Before time escapes us, we should prepare for what is real: theʾĀkhirah

September, 2018

  • 27 September

    A Dangerous Weapon

    Apparent knowledge in itself is a weapon. Ilm creates arrogance and without the necessary tools is extremely dangerous. Ilm is only beneficial when it comes accompanied with adab, spirituality and fear of Allāh. Rasūl Allāh ﷺ used to supplicate “O Allāh, I seek refuge (and protection) in You from ilm which does not benefit” [Reported by Muslim and others]. Students …

  • 20 September


    If we want popularity, let us seek popularity with Allāh.

  • 13 September

    Humility before Arabic

    We were taught humility before we were taught Arabic.

  • 6 September

    Adab before Ilm

    We learnt adab before we learnt ilm from our teachers. [A saying of scholars of the past].

June, 2018

May, 2018