09 Nov 2017

A Warning to Those Who Speak without Knowledge – ash-Shawkani

ash-Shawkānī: If you have nominated yourself for giving legal rulings to questioners and judging between two disputants, know that you are being tested and afflicted and others are being testedRead more..

07 Nov 2017

We Used to Pray 20 Units of Prayer in Tarawih Until the Scholars Spoke – Shaykh Abdullah ibn Aqil

Shaykh ʿAbdullāh ibn ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz ibn ʿAqīl: In the past, we did not know of anyone praying except twenty units of prayer [in Tarāwīḥ]. And all the people used to beRead more..

05 Nov 2017

An Excellent Book in Regards to Fiqh – Shaykh Salih Al-Shaykh

Questioner: Is there a book other than Fiqh us-Sunnah by Sayīd Sābiq that is comprehensive, concise and short from which a person is able to advise every questioner with it?”Read more..

26 Oct 2017

The Ruling on Wiping the Face After Supplication – Shaykh Abd al-Razzaq al-Afifi

Questioner: What is the ruling on wiping the face with the hands when ending a supplication, and is there a ḥadīth reported regarding it? Shaykh ʿAbd al-Razzāq al-ʿAfīfī: Wiping theRead more..

18 Oct 2017

If the Husbands Wealth is Unlawful, What Should the Wife Do? – The Permanent Committee of Scholars

Question: If the husbands wealth is unlawful, what should the wife do? The Permanent Committee of Scholars: If she knows that the earnings which the husband brings home is unlawful then itRead more..

21 Sep 2017

My Face Looks Like This Because I Ignored the Sunnah – al-Mubarakafuri

Some people of ḥadīth (such as al-Mulá ʿAlī al-Qārī, as-Suyūṭī and others) mentioned a story of a man who once travelled to Damascus in order to study ḥadīth from oneRead more..

18 Jul 2017

Whatever is Between the East and the West is Qiblah – Shaykh Salih al-Fawzan

Questioner: I’m abroad. I’ve used an application to determine the direction of the Qibla and have found that the direction of the Qibla in the mosque is off by 15-20Read more..

18 Jul 2017

This is a Punishment For What You Did With His Wife – Shaykh Abdullah al-Ghudayan

  Shaykh ʿAbdullah al-Ghudayān: A man once came to see me in my office. He was in a state of anxiety. He said to me ‘I travelled to study and stayedRead more..

17 Jul 2017

The Ruling on Permanent Hair Removal – Shaykh Ibn Baz

Questioner: What is the ruling on women permanently removing hair such that it will not grow again, by means of cosmetic such as creams and herbs? Is that regarded asRead more..

17 Jul 2017

My Wife Doesnt Pray the Morning Prayer (al-Fajr) – Shaykh Salih al-Fawzan

Questioner: Many a times I [try to] awake my wife for the Fajr prayer however she doesn’t get up, instead, she constantly performs the prayer after sunrise. What is incumbentRead more..