Go & ask them what they want

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Reference: Safahaat Mushriqah min Hayaat al-Imaam Muhammed ibn Saalih al-‘Uthaymeen – Page 163

Shaykh Ahmad al-Qar’aawee narrates:

Most of the time whilst he was walking [to or from the masjid] women would approach him, so he would stop for them and say to me: “Go and ask them what they want”; So I would go and find out what they wanted, whilst the Shaykh would remain standing. So if they wanted to seek a legal ruling, he would answer their questions, and if they sought charity, then the Shaykh would give me some money to pass on to them.

Abu 'Abdullaah, Mohammed Akhtar Chaudhry

About Abu 'Abdullaah, Mohammed Akhtar Chaudhry

- from London, UK. He is a graduate of the Islaamic University of Madeenah, having graduated from the Institute of Arabic Language, and later the Faculty of Sharee'ah in 2004.