29 Aug 2016

I Was a Rafidhi, and Now I Am a Salafi

On the 20th Rajab 1434 AH corresponding to the Christian calendar Thursday 30th May 2013, I [Ṣalāḥ al-Irānī] asked the Imām, Shaykh Rabīʿ ibn Hādī al-Madkhalī in a sitting at his houseRead more..

29 Aug 2016

When Is It Allowed to Narrate from a Person of Innovation? – Shaykh Zayd al-Madkhali

Questioner: What is the position on reporting from the opposer [of the sunnah] and is narrating from him considered to be in agreement with him in regards to his innovations,Read more..

29 Aug 2016

We Do Not Rely on Astrological Calculations in Sighting the New Moon – Shaykh Ibn Baz

Questioner: What is the your opinion regarding astronomers who use calculations to detect the crescent of the new month? Shaykh ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz ibn Bāz: We should not act upon the astronomers’ report. The Prophet ﷺ  said:Read more..

29 Aug 2016

The Manners of Extending the Greetings of Peace – Shaykh Muhammad al-Uthaymin

All praise is due to Allah, the Lord of the entire creation. May the Peace and Salutations of Allah be upon His Messenger, the Seal of the Prophets and theRead more..

29 Aug 2016

Crying in the Prayer Due to Worldly Misfortune Invalidates it – Shaykh Muhammad al-Uthaymin

Shaykh Muḥammad ibn Sāliḥ al-ʿUthaymīn If crying in the prayer is due to the fear of Allah ﷻ or a person remembers some of the promises and admonitions that haveRead more..

29 Aug 2016

The History behind the Two Athans on Friday – Shaykh Salih al-Fawzan

Questioner: With regards to the first ʾathān of the Friday prayer, is the ʾathān repeated after the muʾathin? Shaykh Sāliḥ ibn al-Fawzān: The [first] ʾathān is Islamically legislated because it isRead more..

29 Aug 2016

Speaking About the Innovators Is Not Considered Backbiting – Shaykh Abdullah al-Najmi

There are numerous narrations from the salaf concerning how to deal with the innovators and warning against them. The salaf all agreed and were united upon this in every time andRead more..

29 Aug 2016

The People of Innovation Have Filled the World, So Do Not Boycott Everyone – Shaykh Rabi al-Madkhali

The people of innovation have now filled much of the earth – and refuge in Allah is sought! Therefore we do not boycott everybody, rather those people are in need of ourRead more..

29 Aug 2016

How the Qadariyyah Came into Existence – Shaykh Muhammad al-Jami

Shaykh Muḥammad al-Jāmī explains in his ‘Islamic Creed and Its History‘  (ʿAqīdah al-Islamīyah wa Tārikhuhā); The sects that appeared during the time of the Companions, may Allāh be pleased with them, isRead more..

29 Aug 2016

Responding to a Christian Doubt and the Effects of Sincerity in Da’wah – Shaykh Muhammad Taqi al-Din al-Hilali

Shaykh Muḥammad Taqī al-Dīn al-Hilālī al-Maghribī said: “So Smith said to me: ‘Are you a Muslim?’ I said: ‘Yes.’ Then he said to me: ‘Surely Muḥammad did not know history!’Read more..