07 Mar 2017

Many Study But Only a Few Actually Become Something – al-Khatib al-Baghdadi

‏Shuʿayb ibn Ḥarb said; “There were 4000 of us studying ḥadīth, but none except four became apt.” ‏Abū Dāwūd Sulaymān aṭ-Ṭayālisī said; “I was once at the door of ShuʿbahRead more..

04 Mar 2017

A Sitting with Shaykh Muhammad ibn Hadi al-Madkhali

After asking about us well-being and affairs in London, Shaykh Muḥammad ibn Hādī al-Madkhalī went onto say; “My advice to the people of the West is that they hold firmly toRead more..

04 Mar 2017

Knowledge Is Not Narrating Much or Possessing Many Books – Shaykh Salih al-Fawzan

The author, (Imām al-Barbahārī) may Allāh have mercy upon him said, Know! May Allāh have mercy upon you, that knowledge is not simply narrating a great deal and (possessing many)Read 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..

02 Mar 2017

The Ruling on Praying Behind the People of Innovation – Shaykh Rabi ibn Hadi al-Madkhali

Questioner: What is the ruling on praying in a mosque which belongs to the people of innovation and how do I pray if there is no mosque upon the Sunnah in theRead more..

02 Mar 2017

Upon You Is to Stick to the Narrations – Shaykh Salih al-Fawzan

The author (may Allāh have mercy upon him) said, Number 117:   “Upon you is to stick to the Athār and the people of Athār, ask them, sit with themRead more..

02 Mar 2017

There Is No Obedience to the Creation in Disobedience to Allah – Shaykh Salih al-Fawzan

The author (may Allāh ﷻ have mercy upon him) said, “And from the Sunnah is not to obey anyone in the disobedience of Allāh, neither the parents nor the creation. There isRead more..

02 Mar 2017

General Advice to Masjid Daar us Sunnah – Shaykh Hasan ibn Abd al-Wahhab al-Bannah

In the name of Allāh and all praise is due to Allāh ﷻ, I bear witness that there is none worthy of worship except Allāh having no partner and thatRead more..

02 Mar 2017

The Issue of Women Greeting Men – Dr. Muhammad Luqman al-Salafi

Chapter 478 – Number 1046 On the authority of Mubārak bin Fuḍālah who said, I heard al-Ḥassan say: “The women used to greet the men (during the time of theRead more..

02 Mar 2017

What Is the Straight Path? – Shaykh Abdullah al-Bukhari

In the name of Allāh, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. All praise is due to Allah the Lord of Mankind and may the peace and salutations be upon ourRead more..