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Ḥadīth

» Al-Albānī: Allāh is Angry with Those Who Don’t Ask of Him —Muḥammad Nāṣir al-Dīn al-Albānī

» Finishing the Sunan of Ad-Darimi —Badr ibn Muhammad Al-Badr Al-‘Inazī

Miscellaneous

» Muhammad Bazmoul: Four Very Common Errors in Thinking —Muḥammad ibn ʿUmar Bāzmūl

Prayer

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Treating Your Brothers from Ahl al-Sunnah with Enmity

Shaikh Fawāz Al-Madkhalī, may Allāh protect him, said:

The great scholar Muqbil Al-Wādiʿī, may Allāh the All-High have mercy on him, said:

Whoever treats his brothers [from] the People of the Sunnah with enmity will ever remain in reversals and setbacks.

So when they turned away from the truth, Allāh turned their hearts away from the truth. [From Al-Ṣaff: 5, English meaning]

Source: twitter.com/fzmhm12121. 10 Feb 18. 6:41 pm.

Fatāwá and Rulings

» What Is the “Laghwu” Believers Should Avoid? —Rabī‘ ibn Hādī Al-Madkhalī

» Al-Albānī: What Should Be Said When Slaughtering an ‘Aqīqah? —Muḥammad Nāṣir al-Dīn al-Albānī

» Ibn ‘Uthaimīn on Buying, Selling, or Using Fireworks —Muḥammad ibn Ṣāliḥ al-ʿUthaimīn

» Al-Albānī: If Someone Forgot to Say “Bismillāh” for Wuḍū —Muḥammad Nāṣir al-Dīn al-Albānī

Creed

» On Freedom of Expression —Muḥammad ibn ʿUmar Bāzmūl

» Al-Albani on Mosques and Graves —Muḥammad Nāṣir al-Dīn al-Albānī

» Ibn Baz: The Ruling Concerning the Saying “You Don’t Deserve It” —ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz ibn ʿAbd Allāh ibn Bāz

» Ibn Baz: Permissible and Impermissible Fears   —ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz ibn ʿAbd Allāh ibn Bāz

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When a Sunni Gets Cold Treatment from Some of Ahl al-Sunnah

The great scholar ʿUbaid Al-Jābirī, may Allāh protect him, said:

The Sunnī, even if some of the People of the Sunnah were to behave coldly with him, [still] loves them, defends them, calls [upon Allāh] for them, calls [others] to them, and connects people to them.

He does not part company with them, even if there were something of coldness between him and some of the People of the Sunnah, and something of estrangement, because that which brings them together is the pure religion of Islām. They came together for Allāh’s sake, and they love that, just as they have come together for Allāh’s sake, they break apart for Him.

As for the innovator, he is not upon that. He shows open enmity against the People of the Sunnah and those who are in alliance with them, makes his hatred and aversion to them apparent, digs into their position and status, and strives to separate people from them.

Majmuʿ Al-Rasāʾil Al-Jābiriyyah, “Al-Majmuʿah Al-Ūlá, p. 212, as quoted by the Shaikh Al-ʿAllāmah ʿUbaid Al-Jābirī Channel on Telegram: t.me/ubaid_aljabry. 6 Nov 2015.

Marriage

» A Husband Is a Woman’s Paradise or Hell —Muḥammad ibn ʿUmar Bāzmūl

» A Wife’s Duties to Her In-laws —Muḥammad ʿAlī Farkūs

Al-Tafsīr Al-Muyassar

Qurʿān

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A Mother’s Huge Right to Good Treatment

Shaikh Ibn Bāz, may Allāh have mercy on him, said:

…Mothers have a huge right, and doing good to them [and obeying them] is an [Islāmic] obligation; doing good to them is [a] greater [act] than doing good to fathers.

The Prophet ﷺ, when he was asked [by someone], “…O Messenger of Allāh, whom should I do good to?” said, “Your mother.” [The person] said, “Then whom?” He said, “Your mother.” [The person] said, “Then whom?” He said, “Your mother.” [The person] said, “Then whom?” He said, “Your father.”

So she gets three-fourths [of good treatment], and he gets a fourth.

Source: binbaz.org.sa/noor/550

Translated by Mikail ibn Mahboob Ariff
N.B.: Title mine (Trans.)

Matters of the Heart

» Ibn ‘Uthaimīn: Three Cases When a Person Becomes a Fāsiq —Muḥammad ibn Ṣāliḥ al-ʿUthaimīn

» Ibn Baz on Crying Due to an Illness and Talking to People About It —ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz ibn ʿAbd Allāh ibn Bāz

» Salih Al-Fawzan: Does More Difficult Mean More Reward? —Ṣāliḥ ibn Fawzān al-Fawzān

Character and Manners

» Rabi Al-Madkhali: On Advice and Mistakes —Rabī‘ ibn Hādī Al-Madkhalī

» Muhammad Bazmoul: Ways to Keep Ties with Relatives   —Muḥammad ibn ʿUmar Bāzmūl

» Ibn ʿUthaimīn On Having Suspicions About Others —Muḥammad ibn Ṣāliḥ al-ʿUthaimīn

Seeking Knowledge

» Did Al-Albani Come Up with Opinions of His Own? —Muḥammad ibn ʿUmar Bāzmūl

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Is It Allowed to Ask Allāh to Have Mercy upon People of Bidʿah?

Shaikh Rabīʿ ibn Hādī al-Madkhalī, may Allāh protect him, said:

As for asking Allāh to have mercy upon people of innovation [by saying raḥimahullah–may Allāh have mercy on him–and the like], then indeed, it is permissible to ask Allāh to have mercy on them.

This is something the Righteous Predecessors were upon, and from them was Aḥmad ibn Ḥanbal. Texts from the Book of Allāh, All-Great is He and All-High, and from the Sunnah of the Messenger of Allāh ﷺ are evidence for that.

The one who contests this is ignorant and astray.

May Allāh increase in His praises for our Prophet Muḥammad, his family, and his companions; and may He protect them from every harmful thing.

Source: rabee.net/ar/questions.php?cat=26&id=511

Translated by Mikail ibn Mahboob Ariff Ariff

Innovations

» The Haddādis Are a Guise of the Khawārij —Muḥammad ibn ʿUmar Bāzmūl

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The Meaning of “ʿIbādah”

Shaikh Muḥammad Bāzmūl, may Allāh protect him from every harm, said:

العِبَادَةُ: اِسْمٌ جَامِعٌ لِكُلِّ مَا يُحِبُّهُ اللهُ وَيَرْضَاهُ مِنْ الأَقْوَالِ وَالأَعْمَالِ الظَاهِرَةِ وَالبَاطِنَةِ.

Al-ʿIbādah is a comprehensive word [that covers] everything that Allāh loves and is pleased with, of speech and deeds, outward and inward.

 

Bāzmūl, Muḥammad ibn ʿUmar ibn Sālim. Sharḥ Risālah Nawāqiḍ Al-Islām. Al-Mīrāth Al-Nabawī: 1435 H, p. 71.

Translated by Mikail ibn Mahboob Ariff

Supplications and Words of Remembrance

» The Meaning of “Al-Taḥiyyāt lillāhi w-al-Ṣalawāt w-al-Ṭayyibāt” —ʿAbd al-Razzāq ibn ʿAbd al-Muḥsin al-Badr

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Anger Over Loss

[Shaikh] Ibn Uthaimīn, may Allāh have mercy on him, said:

When [every individual] thing, all of it, belongs to Allāh–if He were to take something from you, it’s something that belongs to Him, and if He were to give you something, it’s something that belongs to Him–how can you get angry and detest [it when something is taken]?!

Sharḥ Riyaḍ Al-Ṣaliḥīn, vol. 1, p. 207.

As quoted by Shaikh Fawāz Al-Madkhalī, twitter.com/fzmhm12121. 12 Oct 17. 6:20 am.

Translated by Mikail ibn Mahboob Ariff
N.B.: Title mine (Trans.)

Dealings & Transactions

» Ibn Uthaimīn: When Companies Provide Insurance Coverage —Muḥammad ibn Ṣāliḥ al-ʿUthaimīn

» Shaikh Muhammad Bazmoul on Using the Heart Symbol —Muḥammad ibn ʿUmar Bāzmūl

Fasting

» Al-Albāni: Does French Kissing Break the Fast? —Muḥammad Nāṣir al-Dīn al-Albānī

Methodology

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Some Who Wrongly Call Themselves Salafīs

Shaikh Rabīʿ ibn Hādī al-Madkhalī, may Allāh protect him from every harm, said:

Some people, wrongly and oppressively, say they belong to this [Salafī] methodology. They have come out in public with low, despicable, rotten approaches and manners, and from that Salafiyyah is being struck using the name of Salafiyyah.

Al-Dharīʿah, vol. 3, p. 214

As quoted by Shaikh Fawāz Al-Madkhalī, twitter.com/fzmhm12121. 6 Oct 17. 12:24 am.

Translated by Mikail ibn Mahboob Ariff
N.B.: Title mine (Trans.)

 

 

Clothing and Dress

» Ibn ‘Uthaimīn: What Women Can Wear in Front of Each Other —Muḥammad ibn Ṣāliḥ al-ʿUthaimīn

» Al-Albānī on Wearing Hair in a Bun Under the Hijāb —Muḥammad Nāṣir al-Dīn al-Albānī

Refutations

» Shaikh Rabi Al-Madkhali Explaining Hizbis and Hizbiyyah —Rabī‘ ibn Hādī Al-Madkhalī

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The Greatest of Manners

Shaikh Ibn Bāz, may Allāh have mercy on him, said:

This is what is the root of noble manners, its foundation, the greatest of them, and most obligatory of them: tawḥīd of Allāh,¹ ikhlāṣ for Him,² and abandoning all acts of shirk³ with Him.

Then following that are the five prayers; they are the greatest of manners and most important of them after tawḥīd and abandoning all acts of shirk³ with Allāh, all perfect is He and all high.

¹singling Him out in worship and everything that is His alone
²seeking only His pleasure and His reward in the Hereafter
³treating other than Allāh as an equal of His in something that is only His

Source: binbaz.org.sa/article/194

N.B.: Title mine (Trans.)

 

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Shaikh Fawāz Al-Madkhalī, may Allāh protect him, said:

Ḥamad ibn ʿAtīq, may Allāh have mercy on him, said:

Allāh will most definitely open up a door [to] lowliness and disgrace for the one who makes compromises [in the religion] from the [very same] direction he had sought power and status.

Al-Durar Al-Saniyyah, vol. 8, p. 76.

Source: twitter.com/fzmhm12121. 23 Aug 17. 1:08 pm.