Ibn Taymiyyah

His nourishment was the remembrance of Allah – A reminder by Shaykh Fawzan

Imaam ibn Al Qayyim—may Allah have mercy upon him—said: He went to his Shaykh—Shaykh of Islam ibn Taymiyyah—because he wanted to speak to him about something, or to take knowledge from him. So he found him siting remembering Allah. He was too afraid to speak to him until he finished from the remembrance of Allah.(…)

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“Whenever I waiver and become indecisive” – Ibn Taymiyyah

Shaykhul-Islaam Ibn Taymiyyah (rahimahullah) said:   “Indeed whenever I waiver and become indecisive in my mind about an issue, or about something or a situation [which is problematic for me] then I ask forgiveness of Allaah the Most High, a thousand times or more, or less until He opens my chest for me and solves the problem which I was confused about. Even if at that time I was in a market place, or in a masjid or in a mountain pass or(…)

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An Amazing Affair From The Dawah of Shaikhul Islaam Ibn Taymiyyah

In The Name of Allaah, The Most Merciful The Bestower of Mercy Ibn Abdul Haadee (rahimahullaah) said: When he [shaikhul Islaam Ibn Taymiyyah (rahimahullaah)] entered prison, he found the prisoners pre-occupied with various types of games with which they pass the time, such as chess, backgammon and the likes, of (those things that lead) to(…)

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