salaf


Holding Him Down UnTil He Comes Out – Shaykh ‘Abdul-Muhsin Al-‘Abbaad

Question: The sinners who enter the Fire and Allaah punishes them by way of it and then their end result is Paradise; what is the state of their wives who are in Paradise? Will they be waiting for them to come out of the Fire or what? Answer: As has come within the Hadeeth, the(…)

[Read Full Post]


The tragedy which lead him to Happiness – A touching story narrated by Shaykh Abdur Razzaaq Al Badr

Taken from the lecture: The Quran the Book of Happiness Shaykh Abdur Razzaaq: Guidance and happiness are two affairs which go hand in hand; thus whoever is guided then he is happy. And whoever is misguided then he is miserable. Misery is the companion to misguidance which is not separated from it. Therefore whenever misguidance(…)

[Read Full Post]


The Fitna of children upon the righteous people – Explained by Shaykh Sulayman Ar Ruhaylee

Shaykh Sulayman Ar Ruhaylee: Shaykh of Islam Ibn Taymiyyah—may Allah have mercy upon him said: As Hudaifah said to Umar رَضِيَ اللهُ عَنْهُما فِتْنَةُ الرَّجُلِ فِي أَهْلِهِ وَمَالِهِ وَوَلَدِهِ وَجَارِهِ تُكَفِّرُهَا الصَّلَاةُ وَالصَّوْمُ وَالصَّدَقَةُ وَالْأَمْرُ وَالنَّهْيُ The afflictions for a man as it relates to his wife, his wealth, his children and his neighbor (and(…)

[Read Full Post]


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(…)

[Read Full Post]


The Western Plot against the Muslim Women – Shaykh Saalih Al-Fawzaan

O people, have Taqwaa of Allaah, the Exalted within, yourselves and as it relates to your families and your children. And know that the callers to westernism, from outside of our lands and within them, want to make the woman depart from the legislation of Al-Islaam and dress her with the western manner of dress;(…)

[Read Full Post]


Don’t Listen to Everyone who begins to Blabber – Shaykh Muhammad Naasirud-Deen Al-Albaanee

My brother, the problem with the youth today, as they say in Ash-Shaam: The sticks gather them and the sticks separate them (i.e., they gather and disperse around people very easily). They are not accustomed to knowing knowledge and the people of knowledge. So everyone who speaks and is eloquent and begins to blabber then(…)

[Read Full Post]


Why are you Mad at Us? – Shaykh ‘Ubayd Al-Jaabiree

As for the advice of the scholars, then from it there is the statement of Abdullaah ibn Abbaas, may Allaah have mercy upon him: “Someone invents and innovation in the east or the west and a man carries it to me and when it reaches me I repel it with the Sunnah.” Hence, proven false(…)

[Read Full Post]


Important Benefit from Sheikh ‘Uthaymeen Related to Marriage and Observing that which is Apparent – Translated by Mustafa George

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم While explaining the hadeeth of Fatimah bint Qaes (may Allah be pleased with her); in which she approached the Prophet  صلى الله عليه و سلم and informed him that individuals have approached her for marriage, upon hearing the names of these individuals the Prophetصلى الله عليه و سلم  replied: As for Abu Jahil, he(…)

[Read Full Post]


Tabdee’(declaring someone to be an innovator) is [only] for the Scholars and refuting falsehood is for the Scholars, for the students of knowledge and for the one who is qualified – Shaykh Ahmad Baazmool

This one says: “Now you have said that mistakes are not refuted except by the Scholars. And in a previous lecture – perhaps not in Kuwait – you said that these words are not correct.” So it is as if he is saying: “You contradict yourself.” [Shaykh Ahmad Baazmool] : And this is a good question,(…)

[Read Full Post]


How does a person of Sunnah aid Ahlus-Sunnah? – Answered by Shaykh Ahmad Baazmool

He says: “How does a person of Sunnah aid Ahlus-Sunnah? And how should Ahlus-Sunnah advise one another with good?” [Shaykh Ahmad Baazmool] : The answer to this is from different angles. The first angle: you aid Ahlus-Sunnah by being with them; by strengthening their force! This is one. – You aid Ahlus-Sunnah by not going to(…)

[Read Full Post]