Greeting


Who Should Initiate the Salaams, the Caller or the One who Answers the Phone?

By Shaykh Muhammad Naasir Ad-Deen Al-Albaanee Transmitted by Saalih ibn Taha Aboo Islaam [1] One day, he (Shaykh Al-Albaanee, may Allaah have mercy upon him) called me and I was not present, so my small daughter answered; saying, when she picked up the receiver of the phone: “As-Salaamu Alaykum wa Rahmatullaah.” So the Shaykh asked for(…)

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Saying “Kullu ‘aamin wa antum bi khayr” (Wishing you well every year) – Shaykh al-Albanee(rahimahullaah)

Saying “Kullu ‘aamin wa antum bi khayr” (Wishing you well every year) In the casette no. 323 of the series “Silsilah al-Hudaa wal-Nur”, Shaykh al-Albanee (rahimahullaah) – following a conversation at the end of which a person gave him the greeting, “Kullu ‘aamin wa antum bi khayr” (Wishing you well every year) – he said:(…)

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Warning Against The Greeting: ‘Sabaahul Khayr’, ‘Sabaahun Noor’, ‘Masaa ul-Khayr’, ‘Masaa-in-Noor’

Warning Against The Greeting: ‘Sabaahul Khayr’, ‘Sabaahun Noor’, ‘Masaa ul-Khayr’, ‘Masaa-in-Noor’ In The Name of Allaah, The Most Merciful The Bestower of Mercy A great number of the people would say when they greet one another; “Sabaahul-Khayr or Masaa-ul Khayr!” Their response to this greeting is: “Sabaahun Noor and Masaa-in Noor.” This greeting is a(…)

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