Monday, April 27, 2009


The Holy Prophet (SAW) Said:

Four things that make your body sick:
a) Excessive talking
b) Excessive sleeping
c) Excessive eating and
d) Excessive meeting other people

Four things that destroys the body:
a) Worrying
b) Sorrow (Sadness/Grief)
c) Hunger
d) Sleeping late in the night

Four things that dry the face & take away its happiness:
a) Lying
b) Being disrespectful / impudent (insisting on something wrong knowingly)
c) Arguing without adequate knowledge & Information.
d) Excessive immorality (doing something wrong without fear).

Four things that increases the wetness of face & its happiness:
a) Piety
b) Loyalty
c) Generosity (being kind)
d) To be helpful to others without he/she asking for that.

Four things that stop the Rizq (Sustenance) :
a) Sleeping in the morning (from Fajr to sunrise)
b) Not Performing Namaz or Ir-regular in Prayers
c) Laziness / Idleness
d) Treachery / Dishonesty

Four things that bring / increase the Rizq:
a) Staying up in the night for prayers.
b) Excessive Repentance
c) Regular Charity
d) Zikr (Remembrance of Allah / God).

Friday, April 17, 2009

Fast Fact Collections

51.A cow gives nearly 200,000 glasses of milk in her lifetime.
52.A cow produces 200 times more gas a day than a person.
53.A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out.
54.A crocodiles tongue is attached to the roof of its mouth.
55.A cucumber is 96% water.
56.A Dalmatian is the only dog that can get gout.
57.A day on the planet Mercury is twice as long as its year.
58.A decree declares that anyone caught stealing soap must wash himself with it until it is all used up.
59.A dentist invented the Electric Chair.
60.A device invented sometime around the time of the birth of Jesus as a primitive steam engine by the Greek engineer Hero is used today as a rotating sprinkler.
61.A diamond will not dissolve in acid. The only thing that can destroy it is intense heat.
62.A dime has 118 ridges around the edge. A quarter has 119.
63.A dog can hear high frequency sounds, which a human ear cannot.
64.A donkey will sink in quicksand but a mule will not.
65.A dragonfly can fly 25 mph.
66.A dragonfly has a life span of 24 hours.
67.A dragonfly is also known as "devil's darning needle", "horse stinger" and "devil's steelyard".
68.A Fag is to work hard or to tire by strenuous activity and cigarettes are sometimes called Fags
69.A fagot is a bundle of sticks or a bundle of pieces of wrought iron to be shaped by rolling or hammering at high temperature.
70.A father Emperor penguin withstands the Antarctic cold for 60 days or more to protect his eggs, which he keeps on his feet, covered with a feathered flap. During this entire time he doesn't eat a thing. Most father penguins lose about 25 pounds while they wait for their babies to hatch. Afterward, they feed the chicks a special liquid from their throats. When the mother penguins return to care for the young, the fathers go to sea to eat and rest.
71.A father sea catfish keeps the eggs of his young in his mouth until they are ready to hatch. He will not eat until his young are born, which may take several weeks.
72.A female ferret will die if it goes into heat and cannot find a mate.
73.A female mackerel lays about 500,000 eggs at one time.
74.A female swine or sow will always have an even number of teats or nipples.
75.A fetus acquires fingerprints at the age of three months.
76.A fingernail or toenail takes about 6 months to grow from base to tip.
77.A fish's memory span is 3 seconds.
78.A five and a half year old weighing 250 pounds was exhibited at a meeting of the Physical Society of Vienna on December 4, 1894. She ate a normal diet and was otherwise in good health. The problem: she wasn't able to sweat.
79.A flea can jump 350 times is own body length. ( jumping the length of a soccer field)thanx seraph
80.A flock of sheep grazed during Woodrow Wilson's term. Their wool was sold to raise money for the Red Cross during World War I.
81.A fly always jumps backwards for a quick getaway when you try to hit it.
82.A fly hums in the middle octave, key F.
83.A foal is a baby horse.
84.A full moon is nine times brighter than a half moon.
85.A full-grown bear can run as fast as a horse.
86.A full-grown pumpkin has about 15 miles of roots.
87.A ghost writer pens an anonymous book.
88.A giant squid has eyes that can grow up to 20 inches in diameter. (Now think of how big your computer screen is..)
89.A giraffe and rat can go longer without water than a camel can.
90.A giraffe can clean its ears with its 21-inch tongue. i know some people who can do some amazing stuff too.
91.A goldfish has a memory span of 3 seconds.
92.A googol is a 1 followed by 100 zeros. Mathematician Edward Kasner supposedly asked his nephew Milton Sirotta to suggest a name for the number, and he came up with this word.
93.A grasshopper needs a minimum temperature of 62 degrees Fahrenheit in order to be able to hop.
94.A group od geese on the ground is a gaggle, a group in the air is a skein.
95.A group of crows is called a murder.
96.A hamlet is a village without a church and a town is not a city until it has a cathedral.
97.A hard-boiled egg will spin. An uncooked or soft-boiled egg will not.
98.A healthy (non-colorblind) human eye can distinguish between 500 shades of gray.
99.A healthy individual releases 3.5 oz. of gas in a single flatulent emission, or about 17 oz. in a day.
100.A hedgehog's heart beats 190 times a minute on average and drops to only 20 beats per minute during hibernation.


Wednesday, April 08, 2009

Tazkirah April

SUFYAN ats-Tsauri, seorang ulama hadis yang terkemuka, menyatakan ada
10 perkara yang termasuk dalam kategori sia-sia, iaitu:

1. Lelaki atau wanita yang berdoa untuk dirinya sendiri, tetapi tidak dimohonkannya
doa untuk ibu bapanya sendiri dan kaum Muslimin.

2. Orang yang sering membaca al-Quran, tetapi tidak membaca secara tertib hingga 100 ayat setiap hari.

3. Lelaki yang masuk ke dalam masjid, kemudian dia keluar kembali dari masjid tanpa mengerjakan solat tahyatul masjid.

4. Orang yang melewati tanah perkuburan, tetapi tidak mengucapkan salam kepada penghuni kubur dan tidak mendoakan untuk keselamatan arwah mereka.

5.Lelaki yang masuk pada hari Jumaat ke suatu kota, kemudian dia keluar dari kota itu tanpa mengerjakan solat Jumaat berjemaah.

6. Lelaki atau wanita yang tinggal dalam suatu lingkungan dengan seorang ulama,tetapi dia tidak mempergunakan kesempatan itu untuk menambah ilmu.

7.Dua lelaki yang bersahabat, tetapi mereka tidak saling menanyakan keadaan masing-masing dan keluarganya.

8. Lelaki yang mengundang seseorang menjadi tetamunya, tetapi tidak diacuhkan dan tidak dilayani tetamunya itu.

9. Pemuda yang menjadikan zaman mudanya berlalu begitu saja tanpa memanfaatkan waktu berharga untuk menuntut ilmu dan meningkatkan budi pekerti.

10. Orang yang tidak menyedari tetangganya yang merintih lantaran kelaparan, sedang dia sendiri makan kekenyangan di dalam rumah.