The Mu’tazilites – The so-called Rationalistic Sect – Dr Saleh as Saleh

The Mu’tazilah (from i’tazala, “to remove oneself” or “to withdraw”) is one of the philosophical schools whose doctrines were affected by Greek philosophy. Originally the sect was established by Waasil Ibn ‘Ataa’ (80-131Hj/699-748 C.E.), who withdrew (i’tazala) from the circle of al-Hasan al-Basri (d.110Hj/728) because of his opposing view that the Muslim who commits a [...]

Advice To Those who put their Intellects above the Evidences

TAKNE FROM: Imam Ibnul-Qayyim Al-Jawzi (rahimahullaah) said: quote: And using the intellect in opposition to the evidences is the basis of all evil in the world. And it opposes the call of the Messengers ('alaihim u salaam) in every way. This is because they (the Messengers) called toward putting forward the revelation over one's opinions [...]

Command the good and prohibit the evil

Word of Advice First of all I would like to respond to those who feel that speaking against deviant pseudo-Islaamic groups is a waste of time and energy is in fact total contradiction to Qur'ân and Sunnah. In Soorah Aal'imraan 3:110 Allah says "you are the best nation raised up among mankind (because) you command [...]

Fabricated Stories

these false stories are things that become widespread among those who do not understand their religion properly and who do not know the Oneness of their Lord (Tawheed). They are propagated by liars and storytellers who fabricate lies against the laws of Allah. Allah has issued a stern warning against these liars. Allah says (interpretation [...]

The Majority is Not a Proof that Something is Correct – Shaikh Saalih Al-Fawzan (hafidhahullaah)

Bismillaah Al-Hamdulillaah wa salatu wa salaamu ‘ala rasulullaah Amma ba’d 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. [...]

Your Heart is in between Allah’s Fingers

SOURCE: Remember, no one is safe from misguidance. So remember to constantly ask Allah to keep you on the straight path. Allah said in the Qur’an Surah 8 Verse 24 , ﴿وَاعْلَمُواْ أَنَّ اللَّهَ يَحُولُ بَيْنَ الْمَرْءِ وَقَلْبِهِ﴾ Transliteration: Wa A`lamū ‘Anna Allāha Yaĥūlu Bayna Al-Mar’i Wa Qalbihi Translation: “…and know that Allah comes [...]

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 [...]

Sectarianism & Misplaced Loyalty

“O Mankind! Indeed we created you from a man and a woman and made you into tribes and nations so that you may know one another. Indeed the most noble of you with Allaah are those that have the most taqwaa (piety)” [Sooratul Hujuraat 49:13] [2]  Misplaced Loyalty [al-Istiqaamah] Source: TROID PublicationsTHE BASIS OF RIGHT [...]

Indulging in hypothetical issues of Fiqh

Shaykh Mashhoor states: “Ahlul Hadeeth dislike doubts and hypothetical issues and matters which have not yet occurred… The Madhhab of Ahlul Hadeeth is to worship Allaah, not a Madhhab of imaginary issues which is closer to philosophy. It is relayed from Zayd Ibn Thaabit, Mu’aadh Ibn Jabal and other Companions that if they were asked [...]

Treaties With The Non-Muslims: Is it Allegiance? Is it Apostasy?

Source: One of the main reasons for revolt, whether verbal or physical, against the Rulers of the Muslims by the modern-day Jihādist sects is their claim that the Rulers make agreements with the non-Muslims that weaken the Ummah and that the rulers invite the non-Muslims armies into Muslim lands and that all of this constitutes [...]