29 Aug 2016

The Biography of Shaykh Muhammad Taqi al-Din al-Hilali al-Maghribi [D. 1407 AH]

His Name and Lineage: He is the prominent scholar of ḥadīth, famous linguist, distinguished writer, prodigious poet and the well-travelled man from Morocco, the Salafī Shaykh Dr. Muḥammad at-Taqī better knownRead more..

29 Aug 2016

So You Want to Be a Student of Knowledge?

Abū Masʿūd ʿAbd ar-Raḥmān said, I heard ibn Ṭāhir say, “I urinated blood twice whilst seeking knowledge. Once in Baghdād and another time in Makkah. I used to walk bare-footedRead more..

29 Aug 2016

Does the Soul Go to Paradise or Hell Directly After Death – Shaykh Muhammad al-Uthaymin

Questioner: When a person dies, do they [immediately] go to paradise or the hell-fire after their death, or do they remain in the grave until the Day of Judgement? WeRead more..

28 Aug 2016

The Books a Student of Knowledge Should Begin with – Shaykh Muhammad al-Jami

The first essay that I advise the one who wishes to begin seeking knowledge to memorise is ‘The Three Principles’, [after that] ‘The Pillars of the Prayer and its Obligations and Conditions’ followedRead more..

28 Aug 2016

The Wisdom Behind the Harshness of the People of Sunnah Against Innovators – Shaykh Muhammad al-Madkhali

Wisdom is to place things in their rightful place, thus harshness is to be placed where Allāh has placed it and gentleness [is placed] where Allāh ﷻ ordered [gentleness] toRead more..

28 Aug 2016

The Best Book After the Qur’an – Shaykh Muhammad Bazmul

The best book on the subject of tafsīr for the beginner student of knowledge is: Tafsīr al-Baghawī. The best book on matters of ʿaqīdah which the Muslim needs is: Kitāb al-TawḥīdRead more..

28 Aug 2016

How Does a Muslim Safeguard His Islam in the Lands of the Non-Muslim – Shaykh Muqbil al-Wadi’i

Questioner: How does a Muslim safeguard his Islam in the lands of the non-Muslim? Shaykh Muqbil ibn Hādī al-Wādiʿī: He safeguards his religion by having zeal and holding firmly onto theRead more..

28 Aug 2016

The Deaf on the Day of Judgement – Shaykh Muqbil al-Wadi’i

Questioner: A brother has parents who are deaf. Will he be questioned on the Day of Resurrection on why he did not convey Islam to them? Shaykh Muqbil ibn Ḥādī al-Wādiʿī:Read more..

27 Aug 2016

When Giving Da’wah, Do Not Say “You Are a Kafir” – Shaykh Rabi ibn Hadi al-Madkhali

Question:  What is the ruling on calling the ignorant followers of the people of innovation innovators? Shaykh Rabīʿ ibn Hādī al-Madkhalī: Without a doubt, their followers should stop practising theRead more..

27 Aug 2016

The Different Rulings on the Leading Innovators and Their Followers – Shaykh Zayd al-Madkhali

Questioner: Is there a difference between ruling an individual to be from the people of desires and innovation and ruling a person to be an innovator? And does the rulingRead more..