The People of Hadeeth – Their Characteristics and Recognizing Them Throughout Time

  الحمد لله رب العالمين، وصلى الله وسلم على نبينا محمد وعلى آله وأصحابه أجمعين، أما بعد   With regard to the understanding of the term; people of hadeeth, Shaikh ul Islaam Ibn Taymiyyah (rahimahullaah) mentioned: “The people of hadeeth; they are the Salaf (predecessors) from the (first) three generations, … Continue reading

The Qur’aan – A Cure for the Sicknesses of the Heart and Body

  الحمد لله رب العالمين، وصلى الله وسلم على نبينا محمد وعلى آله وأصحابه أجمعين، أما بعد   Allaah, The Most High, sent down the Qur’aan as a guidance for mankind, in order to take them out of darkness into light, and to guide them to the correct way. It … Continue reading

The Miraculous Nature of the Qur’aan – A Summary by Shaikh ‘Uthaimeen

  الحمد لله رب العالمين، وصلى الله وسلم على نبينا محمد وعلى آله وأصحابه أجمعين، أما بعد   Shaikh Muhammad bin Saalih al-‘Uthaimeen (rahimahullaah) said:   “If a person were to say; what is the aspect of the miraculous nature of the Qur’aan, and how has mankind been rendered incapable … Continue reading

Ten Factors Which Bring About the Love of Allaah

  الحمد لله رب العالمين، وصلى الله وسلم على نبينا محمد وعلى آله وأصحابه أجمعين، أما بعد   Shaikh ‘Abdur-Rahmaan bin Hasan Aal ash-Shaikh (rahimahullaah) stated when quoting Imaam Ibn al-Qayyim (rahimahullaah):   The factors which bring about love are ten:   The First: Recitation of the Qur’aan together with … Continue reading

The Supplication that is Said at the Time of Affliction – A Prophetic Remedy for Difficult Times

  الحمد لله رب العالمين، وصلى الله وسلم على نبينا محمد وعلى آله وأصحابه أجمعين، أما بعد   Ibn al-Qayyim (rahimahullaah) said:   “In the Musnad[1] there occurs from him (i.e. the Prophet) (sallallaahu ‘alaihi wa sallam) that he said: مَا مِنْ أَحَدٍ تُصِيبُهُ مُصِيبَةٌ فَيَقُولُ: إِنَّا لِلَّهِ وَإِنَّا إِلَيْهِ … Continue reading

From the Stratagems of the Innovators: Concealing Themselves Behind the Scholars of Distinction

  الحمد لله رب العالمين، وصلى الله وسلم على نبينا محمد وعلى آله وأصحابه أجمعين، أما بعد   Under the discussion of how the people of innovation and misguidance conceal themselves and their innovated concepts behind the scholars of repute in order to give their innovated ideas more validation, and … Continue reading

Shaikh ‘Uthaimeen’s Summary of the Method of Seeking Knowledge

  الحمد لله رب العالمين، وصلى الله وسلم على نبينا محمد وعلى آله وأصحابه أجمعين، أما بعد   Shaikh Muhammad bin Saalih al-‘Uthaimeen (rahimahullaah) said:   In summary, the method of seeking knowledge is in the following points:   Be ardent upon memorization of the Book of Allaah, The Most … Continue reading

Celebrating the Birthday of the Prophet – An Innovation That Has No Basis in the Religion

  الحمد لله رب العالمين، وصلى الله وسلم على نبينا محمد وعلى آله وأصحابه أجمعين، أما بعد   With regard to the innovated practice of celebrating the day of the birth of the Prophet (sallallaahu ‘alaihi wa sallam), as well as other innovations of taking certain days as days of … Continue reading

Tawheed – The Basis of the Religion Which Every Caller Should Call to First

  الحمد لله رب العالمين، وصلى الله وسلم على نبينا محمد وعلى آله وأصحابه أجمعين، أما بعد   The first thing that one should call to when calling to the religion, in line with the methodology of the Prophets and Messengers (‘alaihimus-salaam); is to Tawheed and to single Allaah out … Continue reading

Dutifulness to One’s Parents Whilst They are Alive and After They Pass Away

  الحمد لله رب العالمين، وصلى الله وسلم على نبينا محمد وعلى آله وأصحابه أجمعين، أما بعد   With regard to the understanding of dutifulness to the parents, Shaikh ‘Abdur-Rahmaan as-Sa’dee (rahimahullaah) said:   “If it is said; what then is the dutifulness which Allaah and His Messenger have commanded … Continue reading