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Ruling on Celebrating Birthdays and Wedding Anniversaries in Islam – Shaykh ibn Uthaymeen

Question: What is the ruling on organizing celebrations for the birthdays of children or for wedding anniversaries? Answer: There are no celebrations in Islaam except Friday the weekly ‘Eid, the first day of Shawwal – ’Eidal-Adha. The day of ’Arafah might be called an ‘Eid for those who are at’Arafah on that day, and the(…)

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al-Bay’aa wal Hizbiyyah (Allegiance and Partisanship) – Dr Saleh as Saleh

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Listen / Download Mp3 All Praise is due to Allah, and may the salaah and salaam be on Prophet Muhammad, his household, the noble companions and those who follow them until the Day of Resurrection. The subject of this lecture is, “al-Bay’aa wa Hizbiyyah” (Allegiance and Partisanship). al-Bay’aa (Allegiance): Islam brought(…)

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The Recitation of Soorat al-Faatihah For the Prophet’s Soul – Shaykh ibn Utahymeen

Question 62: As regard those who bequeath that the Faatihah be recited on behalf of the Prophet’s soul, or on his behalf by the Prophet’s grave? The Answer by Shaykh Uthaymeen (rahimahullaah): It is not binding to execute this bequest, because it is a bequest of an unprescribed matter. For the Prophet (Sallallaahu alaihi wa(…)

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Explanation of the Saying of Allah: “It is those who have knowledge among His slaves that (most) fear Allâh” – Ibn Baz

Q: Please provide the (explanation/exegesis) of the Saying of Allah, “It is those who have knowledge among His slaves that (most) fear Allâh.” [Surah Fatir, 35: 28] A: This lofty Ayah indicates that those who possess knowledge about Allah, His Din (Religion), His Glorious Book, and the Sunnah (whatever is reported from the Prophet) of(…)

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Reason why mentioning wealth before children in the Qur’an – Shaykh Ibn Baaz

Q: When wealth and children are mentioned together in the Noble Qur’an, wealth is always mentioned first, although a father’s children are more beloved to him than his wealth. What is the wisdom behind this? A: The Fitnah (temptation) which is caused by wealth is greater, for it allows people to fulfill their Haram (prohibited)(…)

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The difference between Ibadah (Worship) and Obedience – Imam Ibn Baaz

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most MercifulAn extract from my letter I sent to His Excellency Shaykh Abu Al-A`la Al-Mawdudyconcerning the difference between `Ibadah and obedience On 2/4//1392 A.H., Abu Al-A`la Al-Mawdudy sent me a letter no. 1526, dated 2 Safar, 1392 A.H. explaining his case and Tufayl’s, his successor in(…)

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The Connection between the Prayer and Seeing Allaah – Shaykh Abdur-Razzaaq al-Badr

Translator: Abu Anas Atif Hasan www.albinaapublishing.com Certainly the most excellent favor and the most complete blessing for the people of paradise is seeing their Lord, The Most Greatest, The One Who Possesses, honor and beauty. This is the delight of their hearts and the comfort of their eyes, the greatest bliss and pleasure in the(…)

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The Messenger (peace be upon him) did not stretch his hand from his grave to anyone – Ibn Baaz

Q : A brother from Dar’a, Syria asks: What is the correct opinion about the stories narrated from one of the famous leaders of Sufism, Al-Sayyid Ahmad Al-Rifa’y that he visited the Mosque of the Prophet (peace be upon him) in Al-Madinah and supplicated at the Prophet’s grave. The Messenger (peace be upon him) then(…)

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The Conspirators – Sheikh Saaleh bin Sa’d as-Suhaymee

As sallamu alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu A few days ago (13th Ramadaan), in the masjid of the Prophet (sallalahu alahi  wa sallam) in Medina, in his explanation of Usool-us-Sunnah of Imaam Ahmad, Sheikh Saaleh bin Sa’d as-Suhaymee (hafidhahullah) said: “My brothers, do not forget your brothers in Palestine, Syria, Iraq and in every place(…)

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How is that you can rest O Advising Believer ? – Shaykh Rabee’ bin Haadee

As sallamualaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu Sheikh Rabee’ bin Haadee al-Madkhalee (hafidhahullah) said: “How is that you can rest O’ advising believer and you see the people of innovation plotting and the people of tribulation (fitan) and corruption plotting against your sons and your brothers  with respect to the ‘aqeedah (belief) and the manhaj (methodology)?!(…)

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Ruling on Ruqyah Clinics & Jinn busters – Shaykh Salih Fawzaan & Sheikh Saaleh as-Suhaymee

The following benefit posted by Abu Yusuf, Sagheer  on West London Dawah groups – As sallamualaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu Here are a couple of excerpts from the salafee scholars about issues pertaining to ruqyah which are very revealing about the state of the people in this day and age. Sheikh Saaleh bin Fawzaan al-Fawzaan (hafidhahullah) was(…)

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