Shaykh al-Uthaimeen


Articles / Books

  1. Books Recommended by Shaik Ibn Uthaimeen
  2. Fiqhul ‘Ibaadaat (Understanding Worship) – Q & A format – 178 pages – [PDF] –
    Sh. Muhammad bin Saalih Al-‘Uthaimeen (rahimahullaah)-Rendered into English by Dr. Saleh As-Saleh
  3. Explaining the Fundamentals of faith – By Sheikh Muhammed Sahih Ibn al-Uthaimeen [Book] This book discusses the fundamentals of faith, by outlining and detailing the objectives of the Islamic ‘Aqeedah. Numerous references are made to the Qur’an and authentic Ahadith, for establishing the sincere intention and worship to Allaah, liberating the mind and thought from the irrational and chaotic losses, establishing peace of mind and sound thinking, safeguarding the intentions, learning to establish a strong Ummah (community), achieving happiness in this life and the hereafter, and more.
  4. The Belief in Allaa Allaah…What Does it Mean? – By Sh. Muhammad bin Saalih Al-‘Uthaimeen [PDF] Part of the Book “Explanation of Fundamentals of Faith” . Rendered into English By Dr. Saleh As-Saleh.
  5. Muslims Belief – Saalih ibn Muhammad ibn al-‘Uthaymeen – Preface of Shaykh Abd al Aziz Ibn Baz [Book] Abdul Aziz ibn Baaz says “..this book covers the creed of the Sunnites and the mainstream majority of the Muslims in the area of the oneness of Allah, His attributes, the belief in the angels, the books and the messengers, the Day of Judgment, and in the belief in fate and the divine decree. He succeeded in collecting what the seeker of knowledge and every Muslim needs for his belief in Allah, His angels, His scriptures, His messengers, the Day of Judgment, and fate. He included in his treatise useful information related to the Muslim’s beliefs that are not readily available in many of the books written on these topics..”
  6. The Tenets of Faith – Uthaimeen – 89p.pdf
  7. Confirmation That Judaism And Christianity Are Forms Of Disbelief – Shaykh Muhammad ibn Salih al-`Uthaymeen
  8. The Whisper of the Shytaan and Its Cure – Salih Uthaimeen – 8p.pdf
  9. The Devine Decree and Pre-Ordainment – Al-Ibaanah – Uthaimeen – 16p.pdf
  10. Death and Resurrection by Shaikh Muhammad As-Salih Al-Uthaimeen [PDF]
  11. The Fruits Of Taqwaa – Uthaimeen – 13p
    This is the English translation of the book Min Thamaraatit-Taqwaa clearly illustrates the excellence of the muttaqee (the one who has Taqwaa) and shows that when Taqwaa affects the soul then changes should become apparent in the believer’s character, priorities and even his voice! It shows how it facilitates the believer in gaining knowledge and remaining strong, and all this is just a brief mention of what is within these covers.
  12. How to Acquire Good Manners – by Shaykh Muhammad Saleh Al Uthaymeen
    [This is a chapter from the book “Makaarim-ul-Akhlaaq” (pg. 32-35) [Dar-ul-Watan Lin-Nashr] By Shaikh Muhammad bin Saalih Al-‘Uthaimeen, prepared and arranged by Khaalid Abu Saalih.]
  13. The Prophets (SAS) Advice to Mu’aadh ibn Jabal – Shaykh Muhammad Salih al-Uthaymeen
  14. Repentance – Shaykh Muhammad Saalih ibn al-Uthaymeen
  15. Essential Rights – Shaykh Muhammad Saleh Al Uthaymeen
  16. Mankind will be gathered – Imam Ibn Qudaamah al-Maqdisee
    Sufficiency in Creed by Imaam Ibn Quadaamah Al-Maqdisee {rahimallah} Explanation by Imaam Muhammad Saalih Uthaymin {rahimallah} Pgs.128-134
  17. How will be people be able to bear the sun being brought close on the Day of Resurrection?
    From Majmoo’ Fataawa Ibn ‘Uthaymeen, 2/35.
  18. The kaafir’s reckoning in the Hereafter
    From the fatwas of Shaykh Muhammad ibn Saalih al-‘Uthaymeen, in Kitaab Fataawa Islaamiyyah, 1/82.
  19. How will the kaafir be brought to account in the Hereafter, when he is not required to adhere to sharee’ah?-Majmoo’ Fataawa Ibn ‘Uthaymeen, 2/38.
  20. Exemplary Foundations Concerning the Beautiful Names and Attributes of Allaah – Shaik Uthaimeen – 8p [PDF] Excerpts from the exemplary book al-Qawaa’idul-Muthlaa (The Lofty Principles) fee Asmaa‘illaahi Ta’aalaa wa Sifaatihil-’Ulaa.
  21. Tawheedul Assama WasSifat – part1 to 4 – Uthaimen – 9p [PDF]
  22. Important Principles concerning Allaah’s Names & Attributes – Uthaimeen – 5p
  23. Shaikh Ibn Uthaimeen on Tawhid ul-Hakimiyyah
    Shaikh Ibn Uthaimeen explains the ignorance and innovatory nature of today’s political activists
  24. Preserving the Usool – Shaikh Muhammad Bin Saalih al-Uthaimeen
    A brief look at the importance of aqidah in light of the historical development of the groups innovation
  25. The Aqeedah of Ahlis-Sunnah wal Jamaa’ah – Uthaimeen – – 17p
  26. Rulings Regarding the Wiping Over the Socks for Purification – ‘Uthaymeen – 10p
  27. The Manner of Purification and Prayer for the Sick – Uthaimeen – 5p
  28. The Ruling on what one must perform when finding wetness upon wakening – Uthaymeen – 1p [PDF]
  29. Virtues of the Prayer – Imaam Muhammad Ibn Saalih Al-‘Uthaimeen –
  30. An Explanation of The Du’aa of Qunoot – Shaykh Muhammad Ibn Saalih Al-‘Uthaymeen [ PDF ] This is a concise explanation of the Du’aa, or supplication that is said during the Witr prayer. This explanation was given by Shaykh Muhammad Ibn Saalih al-‘Uthaymeen, may Allaah have mercy on him, during his lectures which he used to present in the central mosque in Mecca (al-Masjid al-Haraam) during the blessed month of Ramadhaan. This Article includes Memorization Chart & Glossary
  31. Prostration of Forgetfullness in Prayer – Uthaimeen – 21p [PDF]
  32. Questions and Answers on the Sutrah – Shaikh Ibn Uthaymeen – SalafiPubs
  33. Why is My Supplication Not Answered? Shaykh Muhammad Ibn Saalih al-’Uthaymeen – 3p
  34. Concerning Zakaat and Its Benefits – Imaam Muhammad bin Saalih Al-‘Uthaimeen – Al-Ibaana
  35. Those Entitled to Receive Zakaat – Imaam Muhammad bin Saalih Al-‘Uthaimeen – – Al-Ibaana
  36. Fasting: The Great Act of Worship – Uthaimeen
  37. The Wisdom Behind Fasting – Imam Muhammad Ibn Saalih Al-‘Uthaimeen –
  38. 7 Practical Tips for praying Qiyaam al-Layl – Albaani, Uthaimeen etc
  39. Lessons on fasting,taraweeh & zakaat – Uthaimeen – 24p [PDF]
  40. Concerning the Number of Rak’ahs in Taraaweeh – Shaykh Muhammad ibn Saalih Al-‘Uthaymeen
  41. When is the Night of Al-Qadr? – Imaams Al-Albaanee and Ibn Al-‘Uthaimeen –
  42. How to Perform the Rituals of Hajj and Umrah – Uthaimenn – 11p [PDF]
  43. The Obligation of the Call and the Duty of the Caller – Shaykh Muhammad Ibn Saalih al-’Uthaymeen – 2p
  44. The Provision Of The Caller – Sh. Muhammad ibn Salih Al-‘Uthaimeen – 28p – Al-Ibaanah Book Publishing [pdf file]
  45. Saying “Sadaqa Allaahul Adheem” is a Bid’ah – Uthaimeen –
  46. AayatulQursi – Uthaimeen – From Commentary on Imaam ibn Taymeeyah’s Sharhul ’Aqeedatil-Waasitiyyah – 9p
  47. The Rights of Allaah’s Messenger (sas) – Imaam Muhammad Ibn Saalih al-‘Uthaymeen
  48. Preserving the Usool
  49. Our Stance Towards the Differences Amongst the Scholars – Shaykh Muhammad Saalih Al-Uthaymeen – 4p
  50. Dealing With The Books Of Knowledge – Shaykh Muhammad Ibn Saalih al-Uthaymeen
  51. Causes of Victory and Defeat – by Shaykh Muhammad ibn Sâlih al-‘Uthaymîn
  52. Do Wahhabis Support Suicide Bombings? By Shaykh Muhammad Bin Salih al-Uthaymeen
  53. Confirmation That Judaism And Christianity Are Forms Of Disbelief – Uthaimeen –
  54. Choosing a Husband – Uthaimeen – – 1p
  55. Ruling on Forced Marriages – – Ibn Baaz & Uthaimeen
  56. Natural Blood of Woman – Shaik Ibn Uthaimeen – 55 pages [PDF] Excellent !!
  57. Innovation in Light of the Perfection of the Shari’ah – Uthaimeen – SalafiPubs – 9p
  58. Celebrating birthdays and anniversaries – Uthaimeen – 1
  59. The Benefit of Learning About the Deviant Sects – Uthaimeen – 1p
  60. Imaam Ibn Uthaimeen on The Khawaarij of the Era – SalafiPub – 3p

External Article Links

  1. Advice for those Fasting in Ramadaan (Q&A)
  2. Concerning the Number of Rak’aat of the Taraaweeh Prayer (Q&A)
  3. Understanding Islaam
    The Shaikh gives a brief summary of the main characteristics of the religion of Islaam
  4. Shaykh Ibn Uthaymeen’s Tazkiyah For Shaykh Rabee’ and Explanation of the Reason Why the Hizbiyyoon Attack Him
    The Shaykh explaining that Shaykh Rabee’ is upon the Salafi aqidah and manhaj, is very strong upon it and in refuting what opposes it, and also the reasons why some have begun to attack him.
  5. On Ijtihad and Taqlid
    A nice primer on the meanings of Ijtihad and Taqlid, the types and places of taqlid and the ruling of a muqallid’s fatwa.
  6. Guidelines for Following Madhhabs
    The Shaiks give brief and general guidelines to students of knowledge about following madhhabs (schools of thought) in issues of fiqh.
  7. Shaikh Ibn Uthaimeen on Takfir of an Individual
    Shaikh Ibn Uthaimeen expounds upon the principle stated by Shaikh ul-Islam that takfir of an individual requires specific evidence.
  8. Imaam Ibn Uthaymeen on the Conditions For Takfir
    More from Shaykh Ibn Uthaymeen on the conditions required to make takfir of a specific individual after he has fallen into a form of kufr.
  9. Imaam Ibn Uthaimeen on the Bid’ah of al-Muwaazanah
    The Shaikh clarifies the newly invented technique employed by the partisans to belittle the affair of Innovation and its people and to justify propounding adulterated methodologies in the name of taking the good from the bad.
  10. Shaikh Ibn `Uthaymeen on al-Hukmu Bi-Ghayri Maa Anzallallaah
    Shaikh Ibn `Uthaymeen expounds his viewpoint which is the same as that of the remainder of the Salaf, past and present.
  11. Imaam Ibn Uthaymeen on the Manhaj of Correcting Rulers
    The Noble Shaykh gives an excellent answer and guidelines concerning the way to show rejection against the evils that arise from the Rulers, and reconciling the evidences from the Sunnah and repelling the ways of those who cause mischief.
  12. Innovation in Light of the Perfection of the Shari’ah
    An excellent introductory booklet on innovation. Contains some answers to common misconceptions that people have regarding ‘good’ innovations and related matters.
  13. Shaikh Ibn Uthaimeen on Zakat ul-Fitr
    Fataawaa on the time and manner in which Zakat ul-Fitr ought to be given. Also deals with giving money as Zakat ul-Fitr
  14. Shaikh Ibn Uthaimeen’s Advice Concerning the Algerian Crisis And Additional Notes on Revolution and Terrorism
    A compilation of numerous statements and discussions of the Shaikh concerning the factions in Algeria – all of which are in stark contrast to what the revolutionary takfiris opined and forged about him.
  15. Shaikh Ibn Uthaimeen on Interacting With Non-Muslims in Western Countries
    Shaikh Ibn Uthaimeen enjoins justice and good behaviour towards non-Muslims within non-Muslim countries and to be fair and just in ones dealings and transactions with them.
  16. Shaikh Ibn Uthaimeen: The Suicide Bomber is Not A Martyr And Is In Hellfire
    Shaikh Ibn Uthaimeen on the ruling on the one who resorts to suicide bombings and terrorist attacks on innocent civilians.
  17. Shaikh Ibn Uthaimeen on Committing Suicide Attacking The Enemy by Blowing Oneself Up In a Car
    Shaikh Ibn Uthaimeen confirming the judgement that suicide bombers have the same ruling as committing suicide
  18. Shaikh Ibn Uthaimeen on Sayyid Qutb
    The Shaikh advises that the works of Shaikh Abdullaah ad-Duwaish and Shaikh Rabee Bin Hadee be referred to concerning the errors of Sayyid Qutb
  19. The Speech of the Scholars Upon Safar and Salmaan: Part 1 – Shaykhs Ibn Baaz, al-Albaani and Ibn Uthaymeen
    A compilation of the sayings of the Scholars of the Salafee Manhaj upon the Khawaarij of the Era. Containing the statements of Shaykh Ibn Baz, Shaykh al-Albaanee and Shaykh Ibn Uthaymeen.
  20. Shaikh Ibn Uthaimeen on the Accusation of Irjaa’ Against Imaam al-Albani
    Shaikh Ibn Uthaimeen responds to questions related to Imaan, abandoning prayer and the accusation of Irjaa against Imaam al-Albani.
  21. Shaikh Ibn Uthaimeen Affirms His Defence of Al-Albaani
    Verification of some of the statements made by Shaikh Ibn Uthaimeen in defence of Imaam al-Albaani
  22. Shaikh Ibn Uthaimeen Clears Imaam al-Abaanee of Irjaa Once Again
    Shaikh Ibn Uthaimeen explains that those who desire to perform takfeer of the Muslims and those filled with envy are the ones who accuse al-Albaanee of Irjaa’
  23. Imaam Ibn Uthaimeen on The Khawaarij of the Era, The Kharijite Ideologists, the Preachers of Revolution and Destruction
    Imaam Ibn Uthaimeen makes reference to the Modern Heirs of the Khawaarij, the Revolutionary Ideologists and advises against their tapes, and says the difference between them is one that is related to fundamental matters of aqeedah!
  24. Shaykh Ibn Uthaymeen on Calling Those Who Do Not Make Takfir Of the Rulers or Revile Them Publicly as Murji’ah
    The Noble Shaykh addressing what is found with many of the Hizbiyyoon, Takfiriyyoon and Qutubiyyoon of calling Ahl us-Sunnah as Murji’ah merely because they do not adopt the false methodologies of the Innovators in rectification.
  25. Being Ignorant of the Meanings of the Qur‘aan
    “I read Qur’aan regularly but I do not understand its meanings. Will I still be rewarded by Allaah for that?” See the article for an answer by Shaykh Muhammad Ibn Saalih al-’Uthaymeen. A timely reminder for the student of knowledge.
  26. The Believer’s Existence in this World
    The 40th Hadeeth of ‘Al-Arba’oon an-Nawawiyyah’ On the authority of Ibn ‘Umar (radiyallaahu ‘anhumaa) who said, ‘The Messenger of Allaah (sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) took me by my shoulders and said: ‘Be in this world as if you are a stranger or a wayfarer.’
  27. The Tawheed of the Prophets and Messengers
    Expounding the message of the Messengers, from the first of them which is Nooh (’alayhis-salaam), to the last of them which is Muhammad (sallallaahu ’alayhi wa sallam); all of them called to Tawheed.
  28. Contemplation – Excerpts from ‘Sharh Riyaadh as-Saaliheen’ of Ibnul-‘Uthaymeen
    There are two aspects to contemplation: that you contemplate Allaah, Azza wa Jall and that you know that Allaah is watching you as He says, “and Allaah is Ever a Watcher (Raqeebaa) over all things.”
  29. Questions Concerning Actions And Their Relation to Eemaan
    The Faqeeh of the era establishes the irrefutable evidences against the biased partisans and bloodthirsty Takfeerees in their relentless bid to perform unrestricted takfeer upon the rulers of the Muslim countries through the tricks of aahaadul-’amal, noo’ul-’amal, jinsul-’amal, shartus-sihhah, shartul-kamaal etc… This session also includes a clarification of the creed of Ahlus-Sunnah concerning abandonment of the Prayer and there are many benefits on issues of creed and manhaj contained in the additional notes.
  30. Ruling by Other than the Law of Allaah
    Explanatory notes from Imaam Muhammad Ibn Saalih al-’Uthaymeen (d.1421H) concerning the issue of ruling by other than what Allaah revealed.
  31. Advice Concerning the Usage of Time
    Important advice from Imaam Muhammad Ibn Saalih al-’Uthaymeen (d.1421H) – rahimahullaah – concerning how the students of knowledge and those in hope of Allaah’s salvation must safeguard the time that they have.
  32. The Concise Legacy
    A transcript of a short phone lecture held by the Shaykh for the brothers in England. It consists of six concise pieces of advice that all of the Muslims can benefit from.
  33. The Rights of Relatives
    What are the rights that ones parents have upon him? what are a persons duties towards his family?
  34. Ijtihaad and Taqleed
    An informative explanation from Imaam Muhammad Ibn Saalih al-‘Uthaymeen (d.1421H) about the linguistic and religious definition of taqleed, as well the requirements for one to be considered a mujtahid. An addition note is added about the fataawaa of a mujtahid.
  35. The Splitting of the Ummah
    An answer explaining the reason for splitting amongst the Muslim Ummah.
  36. Removing Black Spots from One’s Face- Blemish Removal or Changing Allaah’s Creation?
    [Q]: May Allaah be good to you, the questioner, Nooraa `Abd al-`Azeez from the Eastern Province, says that she is a young girl with small black spots on her face similar to black-seed in size. These spots are many in number, from six to eight different spots. What is the ruling regarding the removal of these spots at a hospital using laser treatment or any other method?
  37. ‘Exemplary Foundations’ Midterm Exam
    An exam to go along with your study of the important book by Shaykh ibn ‘Uthaymeen, al-Qawaa’id al-Muthlaa (Exemplary Foundations). Test yourself on the principles of belief in Allaah’s Names and Attributes after a careful review of pages 11-92. Answer key available.(12-22-1424)
  38. Important Words From Shaykh Ibn ‘Uthaymeen on the Number of Rak’ahs of Taraaweeh
    The Shaykh explains the permissibility of praying more than 13 rak’ahs for Taraaweeh and goes into detail about the need to have the right approach to this affair of differing and others. (09-04-1424)
  39. Marriage of Women in Jannah
    So Allaah the Blessed and most High will marry a woman in paradise to the individual who was her husband in this worldly life.
  40. The Aqeedah of Ahlis-Sunnah wal Jamaa’ah
    The writer by beautifully collecting the subjects in this book has made it beneficial, and he has also included those important points of Aqeedah that every student of Knowledge, rather every Muslim, is in need of knowing, which are not found in other writings about Aqeedah.
  41. What is the ruling of greeting a non-Muslim?
    The initiation of the salaams to the non-Muslim is Muharram (forbidden) and impermissible.But if they greet you then it is incumbent upon you to return the greeting to them in general.
  42. The Deen of Islam
    Islam is the Deen which Allaah has sent Muhammad (sallallaahu alaihi wasallam) with; Allaah made it the last of religions and perfected it for His creation; He made it a completion of his Favours upon them and chose it to be their Deen.