06 Sep 2016

Which Books Should a Student of Knowledge Begin With? – Shaykh Muhammad al-Jami

Question: Which books do you advise to read in regards to ʿaqīdah, tafsīr, ḥadīth along with its sciences and fiqh? Shaykh Muḥammad ibn Amān al-Jāmī The first essay that I advise the oneRead more..

01 Sep 2016

How Should the New Student Begin Seeking Knowledge? – Shaykh Muhammad al-Madkhali

Questioner: What do you advise us with if we want to seek knowledge, bearing in mind that we are at the initial stages of seeking knowledge? Shaykh Muḥammad ibn HādīRead more..

01 Sep 2016

I’m Seeking Knowledge Abroad. Should I Return and Marry? – Shaykh Muhammad al-Madkhali

Questioner: If a student is on the voyage of seeking knowledge, however, his sexual desires increases and he does not have the ability to marry in the country he isRead more..

01 Sep 2016

Which Beneficial Books Do You Advise Us to Read to Our Families at Home? – Shaykh Salih al-Fawzan

Questioner: Which beneficial books do you advise us to read to our families at home? Shaykh Ṣāliḥ Fawzān al-Fawzān: The best thing to read to them is Riyāḍ al-Ṣāliḥīn. This book is beneficialRead more..

01 Sep 2016

The Ruling On Seeking Fatawa from Other than the Scholars – Shaykh Salih ibn Fawzan al-Fawzan

Questioner: “It has become overwhelming in our time, people who issue fatāwa without (having the appropriate) knowledge. So how does the recipient of the fatwa act when there is aRead more..

01 Sep 2016

The Hadith of Sitting Between the Shade and the Sun – Shaykh Muhammad Nasiruddin al-Albani

Shaykh Muḥammad Nāṣir al-Dīn al-Albānī: “This leads to what we were speaking about concerning a ḥadīth of the Prophet ﷺ , in which he forbade a man to sit between the shade andRead more..

01 Sep 2016

The Ruling on Seeking Knowledge From the People of Innovation or Reading Their Books – Shaykh Salih al-Fawzan

Questioner: Is it permissible to take knowledge from the people of innovation or to read their books due to the lack of books of the people of Sunnah in my country?Read more..

01 Sep 2016

The Ruling on Saying ‘I Dont Know” Even If I Do? – Shaykh Salih al-Fawzan

Questioner: If I am asked regarding a fatwá or a ruling and I know the answer (given by the scholars), is it permissible for me to say “I don’t know”, inRead more..

01 Sep 2016

Whoever Doesn’t Spend At Least 16 Hours Seeking Knowledge is Not a Student of Knowledge – Shaykh Ahmad al-Najmi

Shaykh Aḥmad ibn Yaḥyá al-Najmī: I was in Riyadh in the year 1384 AH. Thereafter we were invited for coffee with him, so I went. I remember a statement of his,Read more..

01 Sep 2016

Do I need a Tazkiyah (Commendation) to Teach and Give Da’wah? – Shaykh Abd al-Muhsin al-Abbad

Questioner: Is it a condition for the one who desires to invite to Allāh ﷻ that he should have a tazkiyah (commendation) from the people of knowledge? Shaykh ʿAbd al-Muḥsin al-ʿAbbādRead more..