Is it permissible to kiss the [fore]head of a parent if he only prays sometimes or not at all?
Rather, pay full attention to them both, unless there is an urgent [and important] call which must be answered and cannot be delayed!
I have my parents with me, and i feel shy towards them [that i should engage in a phone call in their presence].
From the mistakes which parents fall into when uttering wrong words in front of their children, is that they censure the children when they utter them [too]!
You please them with three things; that the child…
Some children give their parents gifts, and this is nice, and being good to them, and [a show of] affection [to them] – may Allaah reward them with good.
To what extent is obedience to one’s parents [legislated]? And should it be at all times?
With my husband’s consent, I want to visit my parents, brothers and sisters who all live in Yemen, so if I find a mahram then this simplifies matters. So am I considered to be squandering my husband’s money by taking these visits every year?
He always debated whilst smiling; some said: This Shaykh ‘kills’ his adversary with his smile.
Go and get me [some] water or dried dates to break my fast with, so that you may attain a reward similar to that of mine.