A Brief History of the Revival of the Salafi Methodology Throughout the Ages

  الحمد لله رب العالمين، وصلى الله وسلم على نبينا محمد وعلى آله وأصحابه أجمعين، أما بعد   Shaikh Muhammad Amaan bin ‘Ali Al-Jaami (rahimahullaah) said:   “From the era of the Abbasids until this day of ours; many of the people have diverged in the principles of the religion … Continue reading

Benefits From Tafseer: Referring Back to the Scholars in Matters of Importance

  الحمد لله رب العالمين، وصلى الله وسلم على نبينا محمد وعلى آله وأصحابه أجمعين، أما بعد   Shaikh ‘Abdur-Rahmaan As-Sa’dee (rahimahullaah) said in his explanation of the saying of Allaah, The Most High:   وَإِذَا جَاءَهُمْ أَمْرٌ مِّنَ الْأَمْنِ أَوِ الْخَوْفِ أَذَاعُوا بِهِ ۖ وَلَوْ رَدُّوهُ إِلَى الرَّسُولِ وَإِلَىٰ … Continue reading

Beneficial Speech Regarding Utilizing the Speech & Books of the Scholars In Relation to the Blind Following of the Madhabs

الحمد لله رب العالمين، وصلى الله وسلم على نبينا محمد وعلى آله وأصحابه أجمعين، أما بعد Shaikh Sulaimaan[1] bin ‘Abdillaah bin Muhammad bin ‘Abdil-Wahhaab (rahimahullaah) said:   “So if you say; what then is permissible for a person to read from these authored works in the madhaahib (schools of thought)? … Continue reading

A Befitting Response to Every Critic & Maligner of the Companions of the Prophet (sallallaahu ‘alaihi wa sallam)

الحمد لله رب العالمين، وصلى الله وسلم على نبينا محمد وعلى آله وأصحابه أجمعين،  أما بعد   Imaam Ash-Shawkaanee (rahimahullaah) (d.1250H) in his Tafseer work wrote some statements in defence of the companion ‘Abdullaah bin ‘Amr bin Al-‘Aas (radhiyallaahu ‘anhu)[1] against the critical disparagement made by Mahmood bin ‘Umar; better … Continue reading

Scholarly Advice to the Muslims of Europe Regarding the Caricature of the Prophet & the Instances in Which Forbidding an Evil is Applied Incorrectly

  الحمد لله رب العالمين، وصلى الله وسلم على نبينا محمد وعلى آله وأصحابه أجمعين،  أما بعد   In response to the unfortunate Danish cartoon depiction and its subsequent publication in the year 2005 of the Prophet Muhammad (sallallaahu ‘alaihi wa sallam) – the best of mankind and the seal … Continue reading

The Senior Scholars: Islaam & The Muslims Are Free From The Misguided Ideology of The Takfeeris & A Rebuttal That Khaarijite Beliefs Are The Same as Salafi Beliefs

الحمد لله رب العالمين، وصلى الله وسلم على نبينا محمد وعلى آله وأصحابه أجمعين،  أما بعد   In a declaration issued by the committee of senior scholars from the city of Ta’if dated 2/4/1419H the committee of scholars issued a message in which they spoke of the misguided and mistaken … Continue reading

Important Words By Shaikh ‘Uthaimeen On Dealing With The Hardships Which Afflict This Ummah

الحمد لله رب العالمين والصلاة والسلام على أشرف الأنبياء والمرسلين نبينا محمد وعلى آله وصحبه ومن تبعهم بإحسان إلى يوم الدين. وبعد؛   Shaikh Muhammad bin Saalih Al-‘Uthaimeen (rahimahullaah) said during his discussion of the hadeeth reported by Al-Bukhaaree (no.3612) in which there occurs from Khabbaab bin Al-Arat (radhiyallaahu ‘anhu) … Continue reading

The Salaf During The Month of Ramadhaan

  The Prophet (Sallallaahu ‘alaihi wa sallam) During Ramadhaan: Ibn Al-Qayyim (rahimahullaah) said in Zaadul Ma’aad 2/30 regarding the obligation of fasting in Ramadhaan: “And its obligation began in the second year after the Hijrah, so that when the Prophet (Sallallaahu ‘alaihi wa sallam) had died; he had fasted nine … Continue reading

Ibn Al-Qayyim On The Virtue of Leaving Behind Beneficial Knowledge After One Passes Away

  After citing numerous ahaadeeth regarding the excellence of knowledge and its benefits in both the life of this world as well as in the Hereafter; Ibn Al-Qayyim (rahimahullaah) said:   “For indeed; we have mentioned two hundred proofs regarding the excellence of knowledge and of its people in a … Continue reading

Shaikh Fawzaan: Those Who Keep an Attachment With The Scholars Are Not Affected by Astray Ideologies

In highlighting the reason why some of the youth diverge away from the correct methodology, Shaikh Saalih Al-Fawzaan (hafidhahullaah) explains how detaching from the scholars and from their guidance whilst allowing oneself instead to be influenced by deviant ideologies is the cause of divergence from the truth: The Shaikh states: … Continue reading