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 Allāh 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..

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 Bazmool

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..