Monthly Archives: July 2015

//July

Imaam al-Albani and His Argument Against Ahl ut-Takfir

Ruling By Other Than What Allaah Has Revealed   Imaam al-Albani and His Argument Against Ahl ut-Takfir Author: Compiled by Shaikh Ali Hasan Source: Fitnah of Takfir Article ID : MNJ050008  [14114]     Amongst those matters whose mention and quotation will bring benefit is that I met with some of those who used to be [...]

The Increase (and Decrease) of Imaan (Faith)

Aali Imran (3):173 Those (i.e. believers) unto whom the people (hypocrites) said, “Verily, the people (pagans) have gathered against you (a great army), therefore, fear them.” But it (only) increased them in Faith, and they said: “Allâh (Alone) is Sufficient for us, and He is the Best Disposer of affairs (for us).” Al-Anfal (8):2 The [...]

Aqwaal ul-Ulamaa Fee Sayyid Qutb

Shaikh ‘Abdul-Azeez Ibn Baaz [Rahimahullaah] Some parts of the book of Sayyid Qutb ‘at-Tasweer al-Fannee fil-Qur’aan’ were read to him such as his speech about Moosaa – ‘alaihis-Salaam – upon whom he said: “Let us take Moosaa – as the example of the leader of excitable nature – and this excitable impulse quickly passes away and [...]

Majority is not proof

The Majority is not a Proof, by Shaikh Saalih Al-Fawzan (hafidhahullaah) * From the characteristics of the people of the Days of Ignorance is that they would view the majority as proof that something was true and the minority as proof hat something was false. So according to them, whatever the majority of the people [...]

Do You Know? : The Three Fundamental Principles of Islam

When the son of Adam dies and he is placed in the grave, the two angels Munkar and Nakeer come to him and asks him about what he used to believe in this world. Their three questions, which are known as “the three questions of the grave” are : Who is your Lord? What is [...]

Praying Behind the People of Innovation

Questioner: In addition to the brother’s question, if the Imaam has some form of shirk, like making amulets or making fun of the Prophet’s Sunnahصلى الله عليه وسلم like the beard or shortening the thawb and so on … Al-Albaani: Yaa Akhi, the issue of the beard and other such issues, that sin is on him, but as for shirk then that is [...]

Allaah Did Not Create the Creation in Falsehood or In Jest

Al-Ahqaf (46):3 [Ibn Katheer | Tabari | Qurtubi] Arabic مَا خَلَقْنَا السَّمَاوَاتِ وَالْأَرْضَ وَمَا بَيْنَهُمَا إِلَّا بِالْحَقِّ وَأَجَلٍ مُّسَمًّى وَالَّذِينَ كَفَرُوا عَمَّا أُنذِرُوا مُعْرِضُونَ We created not the heavens and the earth and all that is between them except with truth, and for an appointed term. But those who disbelieve turn away from that whereof [...]

In Defence of Yazeed ibn Mu’awiyyah (Rahimahullah)

Haafidh Ibn Katheer said, “The people from all of the lands pledged their allegiance (to Yazeed)” (al-Bidaayah wan-Nihaayah 8/79) Abdullaah Ibn Umar (Radhiallaahu Anhuma) Three years after the tragedy of Karbala when the people of Madina began to revolt with Abdullaah Ibn Zubair the Shaikh of the companions Abdullaah Ibn Umar severely censured this and openly announced his [...]

Imam Ahmad about what happened between Ali and Muawiyah

A man asked Imam Ahmad ibn Hanbal (rahimahullaah) about what happened between ‘Ali and Mu‘aawiyah (May Allaah be pleased with them), and he turned away from him. It was said to him: O Abu ‘Abdullah, he is a man from Banu Haashim. He turned to him and said: Recite: “That was a nation who has [...]

And hold fast altogether to the rope of Allaah and do not be divided

“And hold fast altogether to the rope of Allaah and do not be divided.” [Soorah Aali-’Imraan 3:101] “And do not be like those who split-up and differed after the clear evidences came to them. For them is a tremendous punishment.” [Soorah Aali-’Imraan 3:105] “And this is My Straight Path, so follow it and do not [...]