Islam


Can two friends sleep in the same bed together? – Answered by Shaykh Uthaymeen

The following is a summary translation Questioner: The statement of the Messenger صلى الله عليه وسلم: وَفَرِّقُوا بَيْنَهُمْ فِي الْمَضَاجِعِ And separate them in the bed. O Shaykh is this hadith general? Shaykh Uthaymeen: What do you mean by general? Questioner: Meaning it includes everyone, such as brothers in faith who are not related, and(…)

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Public petitions are not naseehah, nor are they from the way the Salaf would seek change in a society.

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم The following is some advice from our brother Abul-’Abbaas Moosaa Richardson(حفظه الله تعالى)  to all those people who wish to bring about change within Muslim authorities by organizing public petitions.   The original advice that was sent out has been slightly modified at the request of Moosaa after I sought permission from our(…)

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The Danger of Drugs upon the Person and the Society – Shaykh ‘Alee Al-Haddaadee

Indeed all the praise is for Allaah. We praise him, we seek his aid, we seek His forgiveness. We seek refuge with Allaah from the evil of our souls and the consequences of our evil actions. He whom Allaah guides there is none to misguide and he whom Allaah leads astray there in none to(…)

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The story of Imaam Malik and his student – Explained by Shaykh Salih Aali Shaykh

Shaykh Salih Aali Shaykh: Imaam Malik—was reading in the Masjid, narrating the hadith of the Prophet عَلَيْهِ الصَّلاَةُ والسَّلاَمُ—and with him was Yahya ibn Yahya Al Layth the narrator of his Muwatta—he and the other students were around Imaam Malik. A caller screamed out: Great elephants have come to Al Medina! The people of Al(…)

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How could a Muslim celebrate Christmas and New Year’s? – By Shaykh Uthaymeen

Shaykh ibn Uthaymeen (rahimahullaah) : Then what is worse than that; is some Muslims celebrate the New Year, and they glorify it and venerate it, and it is connected to the religious occasion of the Christians; which is; what? The birthday of the Messiah Eesa ibn Maryam peace be upon him. Thus celebrating New Year’s(…)

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During the Illustrious Days of Islam, Arabic was the Dominant Language – Explained by Shaykh Uthaymeen

Shaykh Uthaymeen:  Do you not know that the religion of Islam—during its illustrious days—do you not know that foreign nations, meaning those who did not speak the Arabic language; became what? They became Arabs; they rushed to learn the Arabic language. Rather there were even from these people, those who were Imaams in the language.(…)

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Is it Obligatory to respond to the Sneezer when he Praises Allaah? – Shaykh Muqbil ibn Haadee

Question: Is saying: “May Allaah have mercy upon you,” to the one who sneezes and returning the Salaam a communal obligation (Fard Al-Kifaayah) or an individual obligation upon all those who hear it? Answer: As for returning the Salaam then one person suffices for the group, as is affirmed from the Prophet (sallallaahu alayhi wa(…)

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Advice on Sisters Exercising and Working Out – Shaykh Muqbil ibn Haadee

Question: What is the legislative ruling on the woman who exercises, whether within her home or outside of her home?  Answer: If it is within the home then there is no harm; rather, we advise with this. If she has work to do then her work takes more precedence. Meaning, work in the service of(…)

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Giving Salaams to the Opposite Sex – Shaykh Muqbil ibn Haadee

The questioner asks about verbally giving the Salaams (to women). Shaykh Muqbil: Verbally giving the Salaam, if she and he are safe from Fitnah, then there is no harm in him saying: As-Salaamu Alaykum.  If he fears that the Salaam will lead to that which is after it from Fitnah, then no. As is said:(…)

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The Best of You is the Best to His Family – Mustafa George

Be Salafi with Your Family, Just Like You Are Salafi with the Brother بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Indeed our religion has taught us the best of character and mannerisms, and the Prophet Muhammad (may the peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) without a doubt displayed exemplary character to his wives, and children. It(…)

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