09 Nov 2017

Is Aisha Invited too? The Prophets Treatment and Care of His Wife – Imam an-Nawawi

Anas reported that the Messenger of Allah ﷺ had a Persian neighbour who could prepare a good soup. One day he cooked soup for the Messenger of Allah ﷺ and cameRead more..

02 Nov 2017

Before his time, Moroccans were upon the creed of the Salaf – Shaykh Taqi ad-Din al-Hilali

Shaykh Muḥammad Taqī ad-Dīn al-Hilālī: After I settled down in Tétouan (a city in northern Morocco), I established a monthly magazine titled The Arabic Tongue within it I published articles clarifying the falsehood ofRead more..

25 Sep 2017

And This Continues to be the Way of Egyptian Women Until this Day – Ibn Kathir

After mentioning the drowning of Phirʿoan Ibn Kathīr (d. 774h) says; The king (Phirʿoan) along with his entourage, generals and soldiers were destroyed and none remained in Egypt except the generalRead more..

19 Sep 2017

09 Jul 2017

Fayruz al-Daylami, the Persian Companion

He was referred to as Abū ʿAbdillāh Fayrūz al-Daylamī, a descendant of the Persians who were sent by Khusraw to the Yemen, conquered it, and drove out the Abyssinians. According to ʿAbdRead more..

26 Apr 2017

The Making of the Islamic Dirham and Dinar – Iz ad-Din Ibn al-Athir

In this year ʿAbd al-Malik ibn Marwan pressed the Dinars and Dirhams and he was the first to change them in an Islamic manner and that benefited people. The reason for this innovationRead more..

28 Mar 2017

The Biography of Imam al-Rustami [561 AH]

His Name: He was the Shaykh, Imām, Muftī, the leading example, the chain of narration of Asbahān, Abū ʿAbdillāh al-Ḥasan ibn al-ʿAbbās ibn ʿAlī ibn Ḥasan ibn ʿAlī  ibn al-Ḥasan Muḥammad ibn ʿAlī ibn Rustam al-Rustamī al-Asbhānī,Read more..

23 Mar 2017

The Biography of Shaykh Muhammad bin Muhammad Saghir Akur

His Name and Lineage: He is the dignified Shaykh, Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad Ṣaghīr ibn Mūsá ibn Aḥmad ibn Jammah ibn Aḥmad Aāl ʿAkūr Humdī. His Birth: Shaykh Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad Ṣaghīr ʿAkūr was born in 1362AH inRead more..

04 Mar 2017

Biography of Imam Ibn Shihab al-Zuhri [d.124 AH]

His Name and Lineage: He is Abū Bakr Muḥammad ibn Muslim ibn ʿUbaydullāh ibn ʿAbdullāh ibn Shihāb ibn ʿAbdullāh ibn al-Hārith ibn Zuhrah ibn Kilāb ibn Murrah ibn Kaʿb ibnRead more..

08 Feb 2017

The Islam of Yahya ibn Aktham and the Preservation of the Quran

Yaḥyá ibn Aktham reported; “At a time when al-Mamūn was a prince, a Jewish man entered one of his gatherings. He was well-dressed, handsome looking with a profound aroma, and when heRead more..