The Correct Tawassul (Means of nearness to Allaah) and its Types – Shaykh ibn Uthaymeen

Question 56: What is the correct and false Tawassul ? The Answer: At-Tawassul is the infinitive of Tawassala, Yatawassal–meaning to take a means that will make the person reach his intended goal. So, its original meaning is: Seeking to attain the intended objective. And it is divided into two types: Correct: And this is the(…)

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Benefit: ’Abd and ‘Ibaad of Allaah – Dr. Saleh as Saleh

’Abd [Lit. ‘slave’]. Mankind and Jinn are ‘Ibaad (singl.‘abd) of Allaah meaning they surrender to Allaah’s Universal Pre-decree, none is able to escape His Pre-ordainment, because they are a Creation of His. So, whether believers or non-believers in Allaah, they are, in the general sense, slaves [‘Ibaad] of Allaah. He, the Exalted, said: “There is(…)

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Proper Defense of Prophet Muhammad صلى الله عليه و سلم in Light of Recent Events [FREE 40-page PDF]

Proper Defense of Prophet Muhammad (may Allaah raise his rank and grant him peace) in Light of Recent Events [FREE 40-page PDF] Click the below link to read or download PDF http://goo.gl/ASPes5 Related posts: Advice In Light Of The Recent Film Degrading The Prophet Muhammad – Shaykh Saalih al-Fawzaan The Prophet (صلى الله عليه وسلم) cannot(…)

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Do not let your Commerce divert you from the Remembrance of Allaah – Shaykh Saalih Fawzan

The Prophet (sallAllaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) has forbidden us from certain types of business transactions due to what they contain from sinful means of earning and what is found in them from dangers to mankind and the taking of wealth unjustly. From these types of prohibited transactions are: When the buying and selling keeps one(…)

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Clarification on the ‘Awrah and the Covering of Women in the Presence of Other Women and Mahrams – Shaykh ibn Uthaymeen

By Our Sh. Muhammad bin Salih Al-‘Uthaimeen (rahimahullaah) Prepared by Saleh As-Saleh (rahimahullaah) Transcribed by Br. Abu Abdullaah al-Amreeki, Jazaahullaahu Khairan, from live duroos in Paltalk’s “Understanding Islam 1″ room. Text edited by sis Umm Ahmad al-Kanadiyyah, Jazaahaallaahu Khairan. All Praise is due to Allaah, and may the salaah and salaam be on Prophet Muhammad, his household,(…)

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Benefit: Person requesting someone to supplicate Allaah for him – Shaykh Ibn Uthaymeen

From the kind of permissible Tawassul: that a person asks someone to supplicate to Allaah, The Most High, for him, if it is hoped for that this person’s supplication will be answered. However, it should be that the person requesting someone to supplicate Allaah for him intends to benefit himself and his brother, the one(…)

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The Incorrect and Futile Tawassul (Means of nearness to Allaah) and its Types – Shaykh ibn Uthaymeen

Bismillah ir-Rahman ir-Rahim (بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم) The Incorrect and Futile Tawassul and its Types Question 58: Having known the Correct Tawassul and its Types, then it is inevitable for us to know the Incorrect Tawassul and its Types. The Answer: The incorrect and futile Tawassul is to use an unprescribed way, something which is(…)

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Most Distinguished Qualities of the Saved Group – Shaykh Ibn Uthaymeen

The Characteristics of the Saved Group Question 53: What is the most distinguished qualities of the saved group? The Answer: The most distinguishing quality of the saved group is the adherence to that upon which the Prophet (صلى الله عليه و سلم) was upon in matters of ‘Aqeedah (creed), ‘Ibaadah (worship), manners, and transactions. You(…)

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So beware O Muslim! Of negating faith from yourself – Shaykh ibn Uthaymeen

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم The Prophet ( صلى الله عليه وسلم‎) said: “Whoever Allah wants good for, He gives him understanding of the religion.”[1] And understanding of the religion demands acceptance of it, because every person who understands and knows the religion, he accepts it, and loves it. He, the Exalted, said: But no, by your Lord, they(…)

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Story of a young man as narrated by Shaykh Muhammad bin Ramzaan al-Haajiree

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم In the lecture titled: The Danger of ISIS upon the Muslim Ummah – 11-03-1436 – Riyadh – Shaykh Muhammad bin Ramzaan al-Haajiree The Shaykh (حفظه الله تعالى) told us a story of a young man.  He was a person who was involved in sinning. He said: Normally when a person lives a(…)

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Allaah’s Attributes of Mocking and Ridiculing – Shaykh Al-Albaanee

[3] Question: What should be said concerning Allaah’s saying: “Allaah mocks at them…” [13] and “Allaah ridicules them…”, [Surah At-Tawbah: 79] as well as what is similar to that from the Mutashaabihaat (unclear) verses? Answer: The Salaf (Predecessors) used to say concerning these ayaat as well as those similar to them: “Leave them as they(…)

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Sincerity in Seeking Knowledge is a Condition that is Continuous – Shaykh Muhammad Baazmool

THE THIRD FOUNDATION: Sincerity in seeking knowledge is a condition that is continuous and not just preliminary: What this means is that the student of knowledge should continually strive to implement sincerity in himself, and that he should not refrain from his studies due to the claim that he did not achieve sincerity. Some scholars(…)

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