Tawheed & Shirk

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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Pursuing the Monuments of Prophets : People try to get closer to Allah through means that drive them further from Allah – Ibn Baaz Fatwas

It was authentically reported from Amir Al-Mu’minin (Commander of the Believers) `Umar ibn Al-Khattab (may Allah be pleased with him) that he condemned pursuing the monuments of prophets and ordered that the tree under which the Bay`ah of Al-Hudaybiyah took place be cut, when he learned that some people began going there. This was meant to protect Tawhid (belief(…)

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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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Is memorising the Quran 1st or Seeking knowledge? – by Shaykh Maher Bin Dhafer Al Qahtani

Should the student of knowledge start with memorising the Quran? In the name of Allah, Most Gracious Most Merciful BismiLahi Rahmani Rahim What should the student of knowledge begin with, studying the aqeedah and the tawheed which is part of the Eeman? Or memorising the Quran As it was reported that it was from the(…)

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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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Calling out for one’s mother or father when Frightened – Shaykh Muhammad ibn Haadee

Question: This person says: What is the ruling on saying: “Mommy” or “Daddy” when frightened? Answer: If he is scared; such as a toddler or child or the likes, then this is from Istighaathah (seeking aid) with one who is alive, near, and able to help; there is no harm in this. As for in(…)

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Leaving An Act Of Worship Due To Fear Of The People Criticizing Or Mocking Him – al-‘Allaamah ‘Ubayd bin ‘Abdillaah al-Jaabiree

Is leaving an act of worship because of the people Shirk? Answered by al-‘Allaamah ‘Ubayd bin ‘Abdillaah al-Jaabiree Questioner:  Is leaving an act of worship because of the people Shirk (polytheism)? Like du‘aa (supplication) for example? Shaykh ‘Ubayd bin ‘Abdillaah al-Jaabiree:  This is from the kinds of forbidden khawf (fear). So if you enter into(…)

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At-Tawassul (Seeking nearness to Allaah) and it’s Types – By: Shaykh Saalih al-Fawzan

AT-TAWWASUL AND IT’S TYPES By: Shaykh Saalih al-Fawzan Question: The questioner asks O shaykh regarding at-tawassul ( a means of seeking nearness to Allaah with certain actions), it’s types and that is with the supplication of the righteous. Answer: At-tawassul is of two types; the type that is legislated (allowed) and the type that is(…)

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All Revealed Books Summarized in one Ayah of the Qur’an

Bismillaah Al-Hamdulillaah wa salatu wa salaamu ‘ala rasulullaah Amma-ba’d Student Abu Iyaad (hafidhahullaah) relayed: Post Courtesy: Maher ibn Ahmad Attiyeh al-Maqdisi via SalafisofFlorida mailing list Related posts: Serious errors in Sayyid Qutb’s Tafsir “Fi Thilalil-Quran” (In the Shade of the Qur`an) Ibn al-Qayyim Summarized the extent of Prophet’s (peace be upon him) Noble Manners Is memorising(…)

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The importance of the Tawheed and the Sunnah – Sh. Muhammad bin Ramzaan al-Haajiree & Sh. Muhammad bin Haadee al-Madkhalee

The importance of the Tawheed and the Sunnah Sh. Muhammad bin Ramzaan al-Haajiree & Sh. Muhammad bin Haadee al-Madkhalee Shaykh Muhammad bin Ramzaan al-Haajiree: All praise is due to Allaah. May the Salaat and the Salaam be upon the Messenger of Allaah, his family, his Companions and those who aid him. To proceed: All praise(…)

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Visiting the places of Hajj outside of it’s time – Shaykh Rabee’ al-Madkhalee

Bismillaah Al-Hamdulillah wa salatu wa salaamu ‘ala rasulullaah Amma-ba’d Post Courtesy: Maher ibn Ahmad Attiyeh al-Maqdisi via SalafisOfFlorida mailinglist Related Links: Seeking blessings (Tabarruk) from Maktabah Makkah Related posts: The Ruling on the Statement: “He Was the Qur`an Walking on the Earth” – Shaikh Rabee bin Hadee al-Madkhalee Encouragement to have Affection and Friendliness and Warning Against(…)

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Are the Sufi Grave-Worshippers who Build Places of Worship over Graves The Worst of Creation in the Sight of Allaah?

Saheeh al-Bukhaaree, Chapter: “Building A Mosque Over A Grave” ‘Aaisha (radhi Allaahu ‘anhaa) said: When the Prophet (salallaahu ‘alaihi wassallam) became ill, some of his wives mentioned a church they had seen in Ethiopia called Maariyah. Both Umm Salamah and Umm Habeebah had been to Ethiopia. They spoke about the beauty of the church and(…)

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Jamā’at ut-Tablīgh: “We have caused the people to be lost in the name of Tawhīd” – Shaykh Fawzan

Questioner: One of the callers of Jamā’at ut-Tablīgh says, “We have caused the people to be lost in the name of Tawhīd and have encouraged them upon sinning. And this is due to the statement that the Muwahhid (person of Tawhīd) will enter Paradise regardless of his sins other than Shirk. Tawhīd, Tawhīd and Tawhīd.(…)

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What a Muslim does with death of his close relative who is a Mushrik? – Shaykh Al-Albaani

The Ahadeeth of Tawheed from the Silsilah Ahadeeth As-Saheehah of Shaykh Al-Albaani Chapters of Tawheed and the Shahadtayn Part 14 Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya 37- What a Muslim does with his close relative who is a Mushrik And Abu Talib died upon Shirk 161- The Messenger of Allaah said to Ali bin Abu Ta(…)

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The Bequest of Nooh (alayhi as-Salaam) to his Son at the time of his Death – Shaykh Naasiruddeen al-Albaanee

The bequest of Nooh – alayhi as-Sallam 134 – “When death was approaching the Prophet of Allaah Nooh -sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam – he said to his son: I will narrate to you my bequest; I command you with two things and prohibit you from two things. I command you with ‘La ilaha ‘illa Allaah’(…)

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“Why don’t you allow us to perform tabarruk/make istighatha from the Prophet’s grave?”

“Why don’t you allow us to seek blessings from the Prophet’s grave?” Answered by ash-Shaykh al-‘Allaamah Saalih ibn Sa’d as-Suhaymee [Watch the Video with English Captions Here]  Questioner: He says: “What is the ruling on seeking blessings (tabarruk) from the Black Stone? And why don’t you allow us to seek blessings from the grave of(…)

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Why was Ibrahim, peace be upon him, afraid? – Explained by Shaykh Fawzan

Why was Ibrahim, peace be upon him, afraid? Explained by Shaykh Fawzan [Watch Video with EnglishTranslation Here] Question: The questioner says: Noble Shaykh may Allah give you success. We want from you to clarify for us the statement of Ibrahim—prayers and peace are upon him—when he supplicated to his Lord to distance him from idol(…)

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Teaching the child Kalimatut-Tawheed (Laa Ilaaha Illallah – There is no god/deity deserving of worship in truth except Allah)

Teaching the child Kalimatut-Tawheed (Laa Ilaaha Illallah – There is no god/deity deserving of worship in truth except Allah) From the book “Taribeeyatul-Awlaad fee Dhaw’il-Kitaab was Sunnah” (Educating the Children in the Light of the Book (Qur’aan) and the Sunnah), introduced by Ash-Shaykh, Al-Aalim, Ar-Rabbaaniyy (the educator) Saalih inb Fawzaan Al-Fawzaan (May Allah preserve him(…)

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O Mankind! Worship Your Lord Who Created You – Shaykh Rabee (hafidhahullaah)

Shaykh Rabi’ Tafsir of Ayats 21-22 of al-Baqarah Translated by Abul Hasam Malik Adam al-Akhdar (hafidhahullaah) [Download PDF] Courtesy of : http://rahmaniyyahpublishing.wordpress.com Uploaded with Permission from  Abul Hasam Malik (hafidhahullaah) Related posts: Belief in the Angels: The Angels and Their Relationship to Mankind, by Shaikh Muhammad ibn ‘Abdul-Wahhab al-‘Aqeel (hafidhahullaah Ta’aala) Beware of the Fitnah of Women –(…)

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