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Rebelling against the Unjust Ruler by Sheik Rabee

Q: What is your view on the one who says, ?Verily the khawarij are only those who rebel against the ?just ruler?, as for the one who rebels against the ?unjust ruler? then they are not the khawarij? A: Abdul Malik ibn Marwan was an oppressive ruler and he killed Abdullah ibn Az- Azubair and [...]

IBN TAYMIYYAH ON JIHAAD

The Religious and Moral Doctrine On Jihad "Al-Siyaasa Al-shar`iyya fee slaah Al-raa`ee wa Al-raa`iyya" (Governance according to Allah’s Law in reforming both the ruler and his flock) The penalties that the Sharee'ah has introduced for those who disobey Allah and His Messengers are of two kinds: 1) The punishment of those who are under the [...]

Criticising, abusing, and speaking against muslim ruler

Question: Does rebellion against the rulers occur only by the sword or does it include slandering them, inciting the people to disobey them and rising up against them? Answer: We have mentioned this and have said that rebellion against the rulers occurs by the sword which is the most extreme form of rebellion and it [...]

How Does A Muslim Ruler Or Caliph Gain Authority?

How Does A Muslim Ruler Or Caliph Gain Authority? – Shaykh Uthaymeen Shaykh Uthaymeen (rahimahullaah) said, “(Firstly), if the Caliph before him appoints him, then he is the (new) Caliph and it is impermissible to dispute this. And he is in no need of a bai’ah (pledge of allegiance) because the bai’ah (to the first [...]

Imam Ahmad a good example of implementing the Sunnah over desires

Imam Ahmad a good example of implementing the Sunnah over desires The following is from Shaikh Jamaal Al-Haarithee from his comments on Shaikh Saalih al-Fawzaan's Beneficial Answers to Questions on Innovated Methodologies (hafidhahumullaah): It is reported in the book as-Sunnah of Ibn Abee 'Aasim (2/351), al-Mustadrak of Al-Haakim (3/290) and the Musnad of Imaam Ahmad [...]

The Khilaafah Lasted for 30 Years Then There Was Kingship Which Allaah Gives To Whomever He Pleases

From the aqidah of a Muslim is that he believes, in accordance with the revealed texts, that the khilaafah lasted for thirty years, that this khilaafah was upon the way of Prophethood, that Allaah raised it, and replaced it with kingship, and that prior to the approach of the hour, Allaah will send down the [...]

Revolutions, Coups and Revolts Were Not the Way of the Righteous Salaf in Repelling Oppression and Tyranny

Revolutions, Coups and Revolts Were Not the Way of the Righteous Salaf in Repelling Oppression and Tyranny Monday, July 05 2010 - by Manhaj.Com Read more articles at Manhaj.Com   The vast majority of the groups present today in the field of da'wah try to win the sentiments and support of the people by focusing [...]

Allaah Empowers Tyrannical, Oppressive Rulers Over the Subjects Due to Their Own Oppression and Corruption

Ibn Abil-Izz al-Hanafi: Allaah Empowers Tyrannical, Oppressive Rulers Over the Subjects Due to Their Own Oppression and Corruption Ibn Abil-Izz al-Hanafi: Allaah Empowers Tyrannical, Oppressive Rulers Over the Subjects Due to Their Own Oppression and Corruption Monday, July 05 2010 - by Manhaj.Com Read more articles at Manhaj.Com   The vast majority of the groups [...]

Al-Hasan al-Basree (d. 110H): Al-Hajjaaj bin Yusuf is the Punishment of Allaah

Al-Hasan al-Basree (d. 110H): Al-Hajjaaj bin Yusuf is the Punishment of Allaah Monday, July 05 2010 - by Manhaj.Com Read more articles at Manhaj.Com   The vast majority of the groups present today in the field of da'wah try to win the sentiments and support of the people by focusing and pointing their fingers towards [...]

Rulers Are Simply a Manifestation of the Actions of the Servant

Ibn al-Qayyim: It is From the Divine Wisdom That Kings and Rulers Are Simply a Manifestation of the Actions of the Servants, Like for Like Monday, July 05 2010 - by Manhaj.Com The vast majority of the groups present today in the field of da'wah try to win the sentiments and support of the people [...]