Faith

Recognize if your Imaan is Increasing or Decreasing – By Shaykh Muhammad Amaan Al Jaami

Abu Dhar (radhi Allaahu anhu) said: Whoever does not know that his Imaan increases and decreases is not a person of understanding. Rather it is from understanding in the religion to notice if your Imaan is increasing or decreasing. If you find yourself devoted to Allah, desiring that which is with Allah, and energetic in acts(…)

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Importance of Believing and Not Doubting

Bismillaah Al-Hamdulillaah wa salatu wa salaamu ‘ala rasulullaah Amma ba’d Importance of Believing and Not Doubting Believing in the text (Qur’an and authentic Sunnah) when they reach you – without doubting or wavering – is from Eeman as well as having good manners with Allaah, as Shaikh Muhammad ibn Saalih al-‘Uthaimeen (rahimahullaah) explained in his(…)

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The Most Amazing of The Creation in Eeman

Bismillaah Al-Hamdulillaah wa salatu wa salaamu ‘ala rasulullaah Amma-ba’d From Anas – radiyallaahu ‘anhu – who said: The Prophet – salallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam – said: Which of the creation are most amazing in Eemaan? They said: “The Angels.” He said: The Angels – how could they not have Eemaan?! They said: “The Prophets.” He(…)

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The Resurrection – A Summary of Events to Occur, by Shaikh Muhammad ibn Saalih al-‘Uthaymeen

The Resurrection – A Summary of Events to Occur Shaik Muḥammad Ibn Ṣāliḥ al-‘Uthaymīn (rahimahullaah) www.AuthenticTranslations.com Translated selections from Muḥammad Ibn Ṣāliḥ al-‘Uthaymīn’s explanation of “al-‘Aqīdah al-Wāsiṭiyyah” by Ibn Taymiyyah and “Lum’ah al-I’tiqād” by Ibn Qudāmah al-Maqdisī The Day of Resurrection, the Day of Judgment, is called the “last day” because it is a day(…)

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Is There a Difference Between Kufr [Disbelief] and Shirk [Polytheism]? – Al-Albaani

Is There a Difference Between Kufr [Disbelief] and Shirk [Polytheism]? by The Albaani Blog Al-Albaani: The reality is that the case with every beginner student of knowledge, and I was like that and probably still am, I used to read this hadith and it would be problematic, because in some narrations [there occurs], “There is nothing(…)

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Difference Between The Believer And The One Who Turns Away From Eemaan

Difference Between The Believer And The One Who Turns Away From Eemaan بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Shaykhul-Islaam Ibn Qayyim al-Jawziyyah (may Allaah have mercy upon him) stated: “Whoever believes in the messengers and obeys them, their enemies display enmity towards him and harm him. Therefore he (the believer) is tested by that which hurts him.(…)

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The Sixty or Seventy-odd Branches of Eeman

Bismillaah Al-Hamdulillaah wa salatu wa salaamu ‘ala rasulullaah Amma-ba’d Narrated by Abu Hurairah (radiallaahu ‘anhu): The Messenger of Allaah (salallaahu ‘alaihi wa sallam) said, “Eeman has sixty or seventy-odd branches. The least of them is to remove something harmful from the road, and the most lofty of them is the saying: ‘Laa illaha il Allaah‘(…)

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The Two Testimonies – Shaykh Muhammad ibn Saalih al-Uthaymeen

The Two Testimonies – Shaykh Muhammad ibn Saalih al-Uthaymeen Video Uploaded by ahlulsunnahwaljammah Related Links: The Righteous Action – Shaykh Muhammad Nasirud-Din al-Albani – al-Hijra magazine (vol.4 no.2) The Two Necessary Conditions for the Acceptance of an Action – Shaikh Muhammad ibn Abdul-Wahhab al-Wasabi The People Divide into Four Categories with Regards to Sincerity and(…)

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Belief in the Angels: The Angels and Their Relationship to Mankind, by Shaikh Muhammad ibn ‘Abdul-Wahhab al-‘Aqeel (hafidhahullaah Ta’aala)

Belief in the Angels: The Angels and Their Relationship to Mankind, by Shaikh Muhammad ibn ‘Abdul-Wahhab al-‘Aqeel (hafidhahullaah Ta’aala) Bismillaah Al-Hamdulillaah wa salatu wa salaamu ‘ala rasulullaah Amma-ba’d The following are some of the tremendous benefits [not verbatim] that Shaikh Muhammad ibn ‘Abdul-Wahhab al-‘Aqeel (hafidhahullaah Ta’aala) shared in a Dars (lesson) concerning the topic of(…)

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What are the types of Murji’ah? – Shaykh Saalih al-Fawzaan

What are the types of Murji’ah? Question: What are the types of the Murji’ah? Please also mention their statements with regards to the issues of eemaan. Answer: The Murji’ah are of four types: ONE: Those who say that eemaan is merely knowledge (ma’rifah), even if this is not accompanied by testification (tasdeeq). This is the(…)

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The difference between a mushrik and a kaafir – Shaykh Albanee

source: silsilat ul-hudaa wa nnoor – the series of guidance and light – tape no. 727 ~ Question #7: “Is every mushrik (one who associates partners with Allaah) a kaafir (disbeliever), but not every kaafir is a mushrik? Or are they the same?” Shaykh al-Albaani (rahimahullaah) answers: “This is the current understanding in people’s minds,(…)

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Hypocrisy in Belief – More dangerous than Hypocrisy in Action

Bismillaah Al-Hamdulillaah wa salatu wa salaamu ‘ala rasulullaah Amma ba’d Hypocrisy in Belief! Hypocrisy with respect to beliefs is of six types. Aoodhubillaah! These six types of Hypocrisy in belief (which is the more dangerous type of hypocrisy than the hypocrisy in action) can be found in Shaikh Al-Albanee’s highly beneficial book Tawheed First, O(…)

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Removing Harmful Matter from path is from Branches of Eeman

Bismillaah Al-Hamdulillaah wa salaatu wa salamu ‘ala rasool Allaah Amma ba’d Removing Harmful Matter from path is from Branches of Eeman; placing Harmful Matter in path is from Branches of Kufr Narrated by Abu Hurairah (radiallaahu ‘anhu): The Messenger of Allaah (salallaahu ‘alaihi wa sallam) said, “Eeman has sixty or seventy-odd branches. The least of(…)

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Conditions for the Acceptance of Actions – By Shaykh Muhammad bin Saalih al-`Uthaymeen

Source : Six Conditions of Ibaadah , By Shaykh Muhammad bin Saalih al-`Uthaymeen Imaam Muhammad Ibn Saalih al-‘Uthaymeen (d.1421H) – rahimahullaah – said, “Sincerity (ikhlaas) towards Allaah means that the person desires by his worship closeness to Allaah the Exalted and reaching His Abode of Nobility (i.e. Paradise), such that the servant must be sincere(…)

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Ibn al-Qayyim on Futile, Rejected Actions, Stormy Wind and Ashes and the Fuel of the Hellfire

The parable of those who disbelieve in their Lord is that their works are as ashes, on which the wind blows furiously on a stormy day, they shall not be able to get aught of what they have earned. That is the straying, far away (from the Right Path). (Ibrahim 14:18) Allaah the Exalted has(…)

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