04 Dec 2017

The Visit of Imam Saud University Students to Shaykh Rabi ibn Hadi al-Madkhali

We found the Shaykh in the mosque near his home, after the Maghrib prayer. Upon commencing the prayer, he sat in his place supplicating for a prolonged period of timeRead more..

30 Nov 2017

Obstacles in the Path of Seeking Knowledge – Shaykh Rabi al-Madkhali

Shaykh Rabīʿ ibn Hādī al-Madkhalī: From [obstacles in the path of seeking knowledge] is hastiness and seeking knowledge in an unorganised manner. [Meaning] he reads from here and there, from hereRead more..

18 Nov 2017

Verse: Our Lord, We Certainly Obeyed Our Masters and Our Elite, and They Misled Us From the Right Path.

  يَوْمَ تُقَلَّبُ وُجُوهُهُمْ فِي النَّارِ يَقُولُونَ يَا لَيْتَنَا أَطَعْنَا اللَّهَ وَأَطَعْنَا الرَّسُولَا  ۞ وَقَالُوا رَبَّنَا إِنَّا أَطَعْنَا سَادَتَنَا وَكُبَرَاءَنَا فَأَضَلُّونَا السَّبِيلَا  ۞ رَبَّنَا آتِهِمْ ضِعْفَيْنِ مِنَ الْعَذَابِ وَالْعَنْهُمْ لَعْنًاRead more..

09 Nov 2017

A Warning to Those Who Speak without Knowledge – ash-Shawkani

ash-Shawkānī: If you have nominated yourself for giving legal rulings to questioners and judging between two disputants, know that you are being tested and afflicted and others are being testedRead more..

09 Nov 2017

By Allah, You Will Be Aided If You Do This – Shaykh Ahmad al-Najmi

Shaykh Aḥmad ibn Yaḥyá al-Najmī: Worship is not established except upon tawḥīd. So organise circles of knowledge, teach the Qurʾān to the youth, teach them tawḥīd, clarify to them the errors ofRead more..

09 Nov 2017

Is Aisha Invited too? The Prophets Treatment and Care of His Wife – Imam an-Nawawi

Anas reported that the Messenger of Allah ﷺ had a Persian neighbour who could prepare a good soup. One day he cooked soup for the Messenger of Allah ﷺ and cameRead more..

09 Nov 2017

The Importance of Remaining in Contact with Your Scholars – Shaykh Muhammed Ibn Hadi

Shaykh Muḥammad ibn Hādī al-Madkhalī: Indeed, we praise Allah ﷻ for this favour that He has bestowed upon you and I in the form of this meeting tonight, the night ofRead more..

09 Nov 2017

Teaching in the Great Mosque of Mecca Is a Great Trial – Shaykh Taqi al-Din al-Hilali

Shaykh Muḥammad Taqī al-Dīn al-Ḥilālī: Me and a friend of mine were transferred to teach in the Great Mosque of Mecca; and indeed teaching in the Great Mosque of Mecca isRead more..

07 Nov 2017

We Used to Pray 20 Units of Prayer in Tarawih Until the Scholars Spoke – Shaykh Abdullah ibn Aqil

Shaykh ʿAbdullāh ibn ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz ibn ʿAqīl: In the past, we did not know of anyone praying except twenty units of prayer [in Tarāwīḥ]. And all the people used to beRead more..

05 Nov 2017

An Excellent Book in Regards to Fiqh – Shaykh Salih Al-Shaykh

Questioner: Is there a book other than Fiqh us-Sunnah by Sayīd Sābiq that is comprehensive, concise and short from which a person is able to advise every questioner with it?”Read more..