Ahmad ibn Hanbal

The Importance maintaining relations and sitting with the Scholars

Following the post courtesy of Taqweem Ahsan in salafi-network mailing list Asalamu alaykum wa rahmatullah. All Hamd is for Allah and may the Salat and the Salam be upon the Messenger of Allah. I just read a post from our noble brother Musa Richardson, whilst discussing a particular issue. He mentioned a narration of Imam Ahmed, the(…)

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It is the Sunnah that Raises a Person and Bid’ah that Debases a Person

Just One Statement of Imaam Ahmad bin Hanbal Concerning Abu Thawr and al-Karabeesee! It is the Sunnah that Raises a Person and Bid’ah that Debases a Person قَالَ أَبُو أَحْمَد بْن عدي : سمعت مُحَمَّد بْن عَبْد اللَّه الصيرفي الشافعي يقول لهم ، يَعْنِي : لتلامذته : اعتبروا بهذين : حسين الكرابيسي ، وأبي ثور(…)

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Power of “Istighfar” (A moving story from the life of Imam Ahmad)

AsSalam Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakaatuhu. I was informed by a brother about the weakness of the story This story has been weakened by Ath-Thahabee and there is a post on it on the forum of shyakh Maahir bin Thaafir Al-Qahtaanee here: http://www.al-sunan.org/vb/showthread.php?t=6443 This story about “Istighfar” (seeking forgiveness from Allah) is from the life(…)

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