Is it permissible for a person who is not a student of knowledge; to have a hand in given dawah, run the affair of dawah…

Q: Is it permissible for a person who is not a student of knowledge; to have a hand in given dawah, run the affairs of dawah with regards to organizing lessons or seminars or preparing places and preparing for scholars and students to travel to these places or is it mandatory that he is a student of knowledge?(…)

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Ruling on transplanting organs after brain death – Shaykh Ibn Baaz

Content > Rulings related to death and dissection > Organ transplant after brain death Q: What is the ruling on transplanting organs after brain death? A: A Muslim should be respected whether alive or dead. It is an obligation not to harm or disfigure a deceased by, for instance, breaking or cutting their bones. A Hadith is reported to the effect(…)

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A debate of Imam Ash-Shafi’i with one of the Murji’a 

[Before you read the below post, try to read about the deviated sect "Murji'ah" -  link http://salaf-us-saalih.com/2012/03/11/what-are-the-types-of-murjiah-shaykh-saalih-al-fawzaan] Imam shafi’i said: “On what bases do you say that actions do not enter into Iman (faith)?” The Murji said: ‘from the statement of Allaah the Most High: “Verily those who believe AND they do righteous actions” ‘Therefore the(…)

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Wooden “Sutrah Props” in the Masjid!

35 Years Ago Shaykh Ibn Baaz and the Lajnah Warned Against Going to Excesses in the Religion: Wooden “Sutrah Props” in the Masjid! “لم يعرف عنهم أنهم كانوا ينصبون أمامهم ألواحا من الخشب ليكون سترة في الصلاة بالمسجد بل كانوا يصلون إلى جدار- المسجد وسواريه فينبغي عدم التكلف في ذلك فالشريعة سمحة ولن يشاد الدين(…)

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Why Criticize the Latter-Day Callers when An-Nawawee and Ibn Hajr Had Mistakes? – Shaykh Saalih Aal-sh-Shaykh

Question: The questioner says, O our virtuous Shaykh, what is your statement, may Allaah reward you with good: You repudiate A-Turaabee, At-Tilmisaanee,[1] Al-Ghazaalee, and Al-Qardaawee; you declare them to be innovators, and you refute them, and backbite them whilst leaving off mentioning their good qualities; while there are Imaams who fell into innovation, such as(…)

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Issues Related to the Legislative Rulings of al-I’tikaaf – By Shaykh Badr ibn Muhammad al-Badr al-‘Anazy (حفظهالله)

Translated by Abu Afnaan Muhammad Abdullah (حفظهالله) This highly informative article is a compilation by our Shaykh ‘Badr ibn Muhammad al-Badr al-‘Anazy (حفظهالله) regarding several pertinent issues related to the issue I’tikaaf. The compilation is a series of questions that the Shaykh presented to his Shaykh the AllaamahSaalih ibn Muhammad al-Luhaydaan (حفظهالله). This article was translated by our noble brother Abu Afnaan Muhammad Abdullah (حفظهالله). The issues addressed(…)

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Does the Use of Ultrasound to Determine Gender of the Child Negate Allaah’s Knowledge of the Unseen? – Shaykh Muhammad ibn Saalih Al-‘Uthaymeen

Question: May Allaah bless you. The listener named Majdee ‘Abdul-Ghanee from Iraq, in the Salahud-Deen Province has a question, O Shaykh Muhammad; we hope that you can shed additional light on it. His question says: To the Noble Shaykh Muhammad ibn ‘Uthaymeen: We see within these latter times that which has spread regarding the actualization(…)

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Is there Special Virtue for Dying in Ramadan? – Shaykh Muhammad ibn Abdul-Wahhaab Al-Wasaabee & Shaykh Uthaymeen

Shaykh Muhammad ibn Abdul-Wahhaab Al-Wasaabee Question: Is the one who dies in Ramadan from the people of Paradise? Answer: We say: We hope for good for him. If he was one who prays and fasts; if he was from the people of Tawheed then good is hoped for him. Specifically if he fasted Ramadan then(…)

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Ruling on Itikaf in a Masjid other than the Three Holy Masjids – Ibn Baz Fatwas

Fatwas of Ibn Baz Q. What is the degree of authenticity of the Hadith: There should be no I`tikaf (seclusion for worship in a Masjid) except in the Three Masjids (mosques) If it is authentic, does it actually mean that there should be no I`tikaf except in the Three Masjids (i.e., the Sacred, Prophet’s, and(…)

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Dua’a directly after the prayer is not legislated – Explained by Shaykh Uthaymeen

Question: You mentioned as it relates to the issue or Dua’a or raising the hands during the Dua’a; that the Salaf, the Companions, and the people of knowledge would supplicate before the Salaam. Thus as it relates to the issue of raising the hands after the prayer, is this for the obligatory prayers and the(…)

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Making peace treaties with the Jews or other Kuffaar(disbelievers) does not necessitate supporting and befriending them – Ibn Baz

Q 1: Some people understood from your answer to the first question in the interview about concluding treaties with the Jews that signing a peace treaty or truce with the Jews who captured the lands and committed transgressions is unconditionally permissible. They also understood that they have to support and befriend the Jews. Making peace(…)

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He Missed ‘Ishaa in the Masjid and Finds the People Praying Taraaweeh: What does He Do? – Shaykh Muhammad ibn Saalih Al-‘Uthaymeen

Question: What is the ruling of establishing a second congregation while the people are praying the Taraaweeh prayer in Ramadan? This is because I have heard some of the people say that it is an innovation, while some of them say in the (last) ten nights then there is no problem, as for other that,(…)

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The One who Does Not Pray but Fasts : Is His Fast Accepted? – Shaykh Muhammad Akoor

Question: The second question, O Shaykh: A man does not pray but fasts; is his fast acceptable and does this expel him from the religion? Answer: The fast is not accepted from him. This is because the fast is the fourth pillar from the pillars of Al-Islaam. Before it comes the foundation of the religion,(…)

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The Ruling on Showing the Wounds of the Muslims in Syria, Iraq, Palestine and Other Places – Ash-Shaikh Saalih Al-Fawzaan

In the Name of Allaah, the Most Merciful, the Giver of Mercy All Praise is due to Allaah Question:  Some presentations are established to show the wounds of the Muslims in Palestine and other places, and they contain pictures of the wounded and those killed, and sometimes they are presented by means of video, and the reason(…)

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The ruling on whoever fasts but does not pray – Permanent Committee & Shaykh ibn Uthaymeen

Question: I have witnessed some of the Muslim youth fasting, but they do not pray. Is the fast of the person who fasts but does not pray accepted? I have heard some of the preachers telling these youth to break their fast and not to fast, as he who does not pray has no fast?(…)

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