Shaykh Salih Al-Fawzaan

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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Ramadhan vs World Cup – Shaykh Salih b. Fawzan Al-Fawzan

Translated by Abu Abdillah Owais Al-Hashimi حفظه اللهSource: http://www.alfawzan.af.org.sa/node/15245 Question to Shaykh Salih Al-Fawzan: Could you give some advice to the young Muslims, including students of knowledge, who watch World Cup matches late into a third of the night; and in the month of Ramadan matches will be played during the time of Isha and Tarawih(…)

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Placing Donation boxes in the Masjid – Answered by Sheikh Fawzan

Question: May Allah give you good, this question comes by way of the internet from America, the question is: ‘What is the ruling on placing donation boxes inside the masjid in order to collect money to cover the Masjids bills and expenses, keeping in mind that the Muslims in America do not receive financial assistance(…)

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The Advice of Shaikh Saleh al Fowzan to the Sinful Caller

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Our beloved Shaikh Saleh al Fowzan (حفظ الله تعالى) was asked the following questions at the end of his weekly lessons (over a year ago): Question: There are some callers to Islam who have knowledge but these individuals fall in to sin and evil deeds. Should we warn against them or(…)

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They say that Hearing and Obeying the Rulers is the Manhaj of the Jaamees : Doubt Obliterated by Shaykh Fawzaan

Question: Eminent Shaykh, this question says: What is your view regarding the one who says that (the concept of) hearing and obeying the leader is Jaamee terminology; and who are the Jaamees? Answer: Who is the one who said: يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُواْ أَطِيعُواْ اللّهَ وَأَطِيعُواْ الرَّسُولَ وَأُوْلِي الأَمْرِ مِنكُمْ O you who believe! Obey(…)

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Who has more right to be the imam for the prayer? Young Boy who memorized more Qur’an or the Adult? – Shaykh Saalih al-Fawzan

Question: Who has more right to be the imam for the prayer? Is it the young boy who has not reached puberty but he has (memorized) half of the Quran or is it the adult who has (memorize) five juz (of Quran) but he also has (knowledge) from the sunnah just as Aqeedah (belief), hadeeth(…)

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The Salafi Teacher Doesn’t Teach at Any and Every Masjid ! – By Sheikh Saleh bin Fowzan al Fowzan

Translation by: Mustafa George DeBerry بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Our beloved teacher, Sheikh Saleh bin Fowzan al Fowzan was asked the following question 2 weeks ago (12 Rabe’a ath Thani 1435h | 12 February 2014): In England, we have some masajid (plural of masjid) which invite students of knowledge whom are upon the methodology of(…)

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Why the Sphinx was not demolished when the Muslims entered Egypt ? – Explained by Shaykh Salih Fawzan

Question: May Allah grant you good O noble Shaykh. What was the position of the Companions during the time of Umar—may Allah be pleased with them—concerning the statues and monuments present in Egypt during this present time? Shaykh Fawzan: Initially these objects were not worshipped, they were merely ruins, the tombs of the Pharaohs; they(…)

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The Western Plot against the Muslim Women – Shaykh Saalih Al-Fawzaan

O people, have Taqwaa of Allaah, the Exalted within, yourselves and as it relates to your families and your children. And know that the callers to westernism, from outside of our lands and within them, want to make the woman depart from the legislation of Al-Islaam and dress her with the western manner of dress;(…)

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Worrying about the Future – Shaykh Saalih Al-Fawzaan

Question: Noble Shaykh, may Allaah grant you success, (the questioner) says: I preserve the five prayers within their times, I am constant in reciting the Qur’aan, and superogatory fasting, and for Allaah is the praise. However, at times fear of the future overtakes me; the future in terms of livelihood and provisions; and fear over(…)

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His nourishment was the remembrance of Allah – A reminder by Shaykh Fawzan

Imaam ibn Al Qayyim—may Allah have mercy upon him—said: He went to his Shaykh—Shaykh of Islam ibn Taymiyyah—because he wanted to speak to him about something, or to take knowledge from him. So he found him siting remembering Allah. He was too afraid to speak to him until he finished from the remembrance of Allah.(…)

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The Masjid of The People of Innovation is Cleaner and More Comfortable….!!! – Answered by Sheikh Saleh al Fowzan

Answered by Sheikh Saleh al Fowzan at the end of his lesson on 28 Thul Hijjah 1434h. | Saturday November 2nd, 2013 بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Question: Some people in our country pray and attend the masaajid (plural of masjid) of the people of innovation and desires. When we advise them, they respond: These masaajid are(…)

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Examples of Minor Shirk – Shaykh Saalih al-Fawzaan

A person should not underestimate Shirk (polytheism; associating partners with Allaah in worship) and say: “This is [only] minor Shirk.” What are examples of Minor Shirk? For example swearing by other than Allaah. Like swearing by the Prophet, swearing by so-and-so and swearing by the amaanah (trust). He – sallal-Laahu ‘alayhi wa sallam – said:(…)

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The Best way to Fast the Day of Aashoora (10th Muharram) – Explained by Shaykh Fawzan

Question: May Allah grant you good Noble Shaykh.  There has occurred some doubt and disturbance amongst the people concerning affirming the day of Aashoora. The question: Is there any blame upon the person who fast the ninth, the tenth, and the eleventh day of Aashoora in order to ensure he catches the day of Aashoora;(…)

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The True Knowledge is Taken from the Scholars and Not from Books (Only) – Shaykh Saleh Al Fowzan

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم إن الحمد لله نحمده ، و نستعينه ، ونستغفره ، ونعوذ بالله من شرور أنفسنا ، ومن سيئات أعمالنا التعلم هنا معناه : التلقي عن العلماء والحفظ والفهم والإدراك ، هذا هو التعلم ، Shaykh Saleh Al Fowzan said: The meaning of having knowledge here is that the person takes it from the(…)

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Seeking a cure from illness does not negate patience – Explained by Shaykh Saalih al-Fawzan

Question: Allah has tested me with dangerous illnesses since I was young. Now I am in my thirties and there is no cure for this illness. Thus what is the reward that results from patience, especially patience upon trials and illnesses, may Allah reward you with good? Shaykh Fawzan: There is no doubt that the(…)

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The Superiority of Knowledge over Other Righteous Deeds – Sheikh Saleh bin Al Fowzan

 بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم The Prophet صلى الله عليه و سلم  said: إذا مات ابن آدم إنقطع عمله إلا من ثلاثة: صدقة جارية أو علم ينتفع به أو ولد صالح يدعو له If the son of Adam dies, his actions cease except 3: A continuous charity, or knowledge which people benefit from, or a righteous(…)

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Can I donate one of my kidneys to my brother? – Answered by Shaykh Saalih Fawzan

Questioner: May Allah grant you good. The questioner says: Is it permissible for me to donate one of my kidneys to my Muslim brother who is suffering from kidney failure?  Shaykh Fawzan: The decision was made by the senior committee of scholars that it is permissible if two conditions are met. The first condition is(…)

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Wearing dirty clothes is not from humility – Explained by Shaykh Fawzan

Questioner: May Allah grant you good. The questioner says: An Imaam of a masjid has a lot of money; but when he comes to the prayer, he comes wearing a dirty Izar and a dirty shirt. And when I say to him: “Why don’t you buy some new clothes for the prayer”? He says: “Whoever(…)

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