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The Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) advised to: “Take benefit of five before five: Your youth before your old age, your health before your sickness, your wealth before your poverty, your free time before you are preoccupied, and your life before your death†(Narrated by Ibn Abbas and reported by Al Hakim).


Many of us are familiar with this hadith - now we all have the opportunity to understand each of the points to its full merit. In an IAW period, Shaykh AbdulBary Yahya will be speaking to audiences nationwide and detailing what lies behind each point with the aim to enlighten us all on how important it is that we take benefit of 'Five Before 5'.


likeMEDIA.tv will be bringing you this special tour with the aim of providing you with the opportunity to gain an indepth understanding of this hadith. All the events will be part of a series covering the entire concept maintaining likeMEDIA.tv's standards of excellence in providing high quality Islamic knowledge for the online community. For more information, check out likeMEDIA.tv.


Sunday 21st - Green Lane Masjid

Youth Before Old Age



Monday 22nd - Warwick University

Health Before Sickness



Tuesday 23rd - Leeds University

Wealth Before Poverty



Wednesday 24th - Aston University

Free-time Before Preoccupation



Wednesday 24th - Sheffield Hallam University

Life Before Death



Shaykh AbdulBary Yahya Bio: AbdulBary Yahya was born in Vietnam during the Vietnam War, and very soon thereafter immigrated to the U.S. with his family. He grew up in Seattle, WA and after completing his primary and secondary education there, began his studies at the Islamic University of Madinah. Upon graduation from the Islamic University of Madinah's College of Shariah, AbdulBary Yahya returned to Vietnam and Cambodia and became a teacher and director of the Revival of Islamic Heritage Society in Cambodia and the Umm al-Qura Charity Organization in Vietnam.


He presently resides in Seattle, WA with his family and is the Imam (spiritual leader and advisor) of Masjid Jaamiul Muslimeen in Seattle, WA. He also holds the positions of President of the Cham Refugee Community and Vice-President of the Islamic Center of Washington State.

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