“Verily Allaah does not sleep and it does not befit Him to sleep” – Shaykh Uthaymeen | Dr. Saleh as-Saleh

The following is excerpted from the Shaykh Uthaymeen's explanation of Aayatul-Kursi, Translated by Dr. Saleh as-Saleh rahimahullaah [ لَا تَأْخُذُهُ سِنَةٌ وَلَا نَوْمٌ ] Neither slumber, nor sleep overtakes Him, [Qur’aan, Aayatul-Kursi , Surah Al-Baqarah 2:255] Allaah did not say (what means): “He does not sleep,” instead He said:{ لَا تَأْخُذُهُ } (which means) “does …

Allaah has favoured some of the servants over others. He has done so justly – Sharh as-Sunnah | Dawud Burbank [Audio|En]

Sharh as-Sunnah : Lesson 46: Points 75 Shaykh Fawzan | Dawud Burbank [Audio|English] Imaam Barbahaaree rahimahullaah said: And you should know that Allaah has favoured some of the servants over others in this world and in the Hereafter, He has done so justly. It cannot be said that He acted unjustly or has shown undue …

Know that No One will enter Paradise except by the mercy of Allaah – Sharh as-Sunnah | Dawud Burbank [Audio|En]

Sharh as-Sunnah : Lesson 41 : Point 65 Shaykh Fawzan | Dawud Burbank [Audio|English] Imaam Barbahaaree rahimahullaah said: And know that no-one will enter Paradise except by the mercy of Allaah. And that Allaah will not punish anyone except according to the degree of his sins. And if He were to punish all the inhabitants …

Benefit: Allah Wrongs Not Even the Weight of a Speck of Dust – Tafseer Ibn Katheer

إِنَّ اللَّهَ لَا يَظْلِمُ مِثْقَالَ ذَرَّةٍ ۖ وَإِن تَكُ حَسَنَةً يُضَاعِفْهَا وَيُؤْتِ مِن لَّدُنْهُ أَجْرًا عَظِيمًا Surely! Allah wrongs not even of the weight of a speck of dust, but if there is any good (done), He doubles it, and gives from Him a great reward. (Surah An-Nisa , aayah 40) Allah states that He does …

It is obligatory upon the Muslim to avoid reflecting upon the Self of Allaah – Sharh as-Sunnah | Dawud Burbank [Audio|En]

Sharh as-Sunnah : Lessons 34 : Point 44 Shaykh Fawzan | Dawud Burbank [Audio|English] Imaam Barbahaaree rahimahullaah said: And reflecting about Allaah is an innovation because of the saying of Allaah’s Messenger sallAllaahu `alayhi wa sallam, “Reflect upon the creation and do not reflect upon Allaah because reflecting about the Lord casts doubt into the …

Whoever claims that he saw his Lord in this world then he is a disbeliever in Allaah – Sharh as-Sunnah | Dawud Burbank [Audio|En]

Sharh as-Sunnah : Lessons 34 : Point 43 Shaykh Fawzan | Dawud Burbank [Audio|English] Imaam Barbahaaree rahimahullaah said: ومن زعم أنه يرى ربه في دار الدنيا فهو كافر بالله عز وجل And whoever claims that he sees his Lord in this world then he is a disbeliever in Allaah, the Mighty and Majestic. [Souncloud Audio …

The Qur’aan is the Speech of Allaah and It is NOT Created – Sharhu Sunnah | Dawud Burbank [Audio|En]

Sharhu Sunnah : Lesson 15 : Point 13 Shaykh Fawzan | Dawud Burbank [Audio|English] The author Imam Barbahaaree rahimahullaah said, And the Qur'aan is the Speech of Allaah, His Revelation and His Light. It is not created, because the Qur'aan is from Allaah and that which is from Allaah is not created. This is what …

No one says regarding the Attributes of the Lord, the Most High, “How?” and “Why?” except for one who doubts about Allaah – Dawud Burbank [Short Clip|En]

Sharhu Sunnah : Lesson 14 : Point 12 Shaykh Fawzan | Dawud Burbank [Audio|English] The author Imam Barbahaaree rahimahullaah said, And no one says regarding the Attributes of the Lord, the Most High, “How?” and “Why?” except for one who doubts about Allaah, the Exalted and Most High. [Souncloud Audio Link]  The Explanation: The kayfiyya …

Our Lord is the First without any beginning, and the Last without any end – Dawud Burbank [Audio|En]

Sharhu Sunnah : Lesson 14 : Point 11 (Part B) Shaykh Fawzan | Dawud Burbank [Audio|English] The author Imam Barbahaaree rahimahullaah said, And know, may Allaah have mercy upon you, that speculative speech, kalaam, about the Lord, the Most High, is a newly introduced matter and it is an innovation and misguidance. Nothing is to …

Speculative speech (kalaam) about Allaah, the Most High, is an innovation and misguidance (Part A) – Dawud Burbank [Audio|En]

Sharhu Sunnah : Lesson 13 : Point 11 (Part A) Shaykh Fawzan | Dawud Burbank [Audio|English] The author Imam Barbahaaree rahimahullaah said, And know, may Allaah have mercy upon you, that speculative speech, kalaam, about the Lord, the Most High, is a newly introduced matter and it is an innovation and misguidance. Nothing is to …

Allaah is al-Qadīr, nothing renders Him incapable – Dawud Burbank [Audio|En]

Aqeedah Tahaawiyyah: Lesson 03 : Point [4] Dawud Burbank [Audio|English] 4.  ولا شيء يعجزه‏ And nothing renders Him incapable;  [Souncloud Audio Link]  This is an affirmation of the perfection of His Power and Ability. Allaah the Most High said, And He (Allaah) has full power over everything (Sooratul-Maa.idah (5), aayah 120) And Allaah was and is …

Allaah owns and has mastery over everything, and nothing owns and has mastery over Him – Dawud Burbank [Audio|En]

Aqeedah Tahaawiyyah: Lesson 52 : Point [190] Dawud Burbank [Audio|English] 190. He owns and has mastery over everything, and nothing owns and has mastery over Him.  [Souncloud Audio Link] Blessed is He in Whose Hand is the dominion, and He is Able to do all things. (67:1) His is the kingdom of the heavens and the earth …

Allaah becomes angry, and becomes pleased, but not like anyone from the creation – Dawud Burbank [Audio|En]

Aqeedah Tahaawiyyah: Lesson 52 : Point [193] Dawud Burbank [Audio|English] 193. And Allaah becomes angry, and becomes pleased, but not like anyone from the creation. [Souncloud Audio Link] At-Ta`leeqaat Al-Mukhtasarah `alaa Matn Al-`Aqeedah At–Tahaawiyyah. By Shaykh Saalih ibn Fawzaan al-Fawzaan hafizahullaah. Translated by Aboo Talhah Daawood Burbank, rahimahullaah, in 1426AH Posted with kind permission from Dawud Burbank rahimahullaah Listen to the Full Audio Series of Aqeedah Tahaawiyyah: …

Allaah – the Most High- responds to supplications and fulfills their needs – Dawud Burbank [Audio|En]

Aqeedah Tahaawiyyah: Lesson 51 : Point [189] Dawud Burbank [Audio|English] 189. And Allaah - the Most High-responds to supplications and fulfills their needs.  [Souncloud Audio Link] At-Ta`leeqaat Al-Mukhtasarah `alaa Matn Al-`Aqeedah At–Tahaawiyyah. By Shaykh Saalih ibn Fawzaan al-Fawzaan hafizahullaah. Translated by Aboo Talhah Daawood Burbank, rahimahullaah, in 1426AH Posted with kind permission from Dawud Burbank rahimahullaah Listen to the Full Audio Series of Aqeedah Tahaawiyyah: Explanation of …

The explanation of “Laa hawla wa laa quwwata illaa billaah” – Dawud Burbank [Audio|En]

Aqeedah Tahaawiyyah: Lesson 49 : Point [182] Dawud Burbank [Audio|English] 182. And this is the explanation of ‘Laa hawla wa laa quwwata illaa billaah’ (There is no change and no power except with Allaah’s aid). We say: there is no manoeuvring for anyone, and no movement for anyone, and no moving away from disobedience to Allaah …

Allaah did not burden the servants except with what they are capable of – Dawud Burbank [Audio|En]

Aqeedah Tahaawiyyah: Lesson 49 : Points [180-181] Dawud Burbank [Audio|English] 180. And Allaah - the Most High- did not burden them except with what they are capable of. 181. And they are only capable of doing what they have been enjoined with.  [Souncloud Audio Link] At-Ta`leeqaat Al-Mukhtasarah `alaa Matn Al-`Aqeedah At–Tahaawiyyah. By Shaykh Saalih ibn Fawzaan al-Fawzaan hafizahullaah. Translated by Aboo Talhah Daawood Burbank, rahimahullaah, in …

We do not enter into vain speech concerning Allaah, nor do we dispute regarding Allaah’s Religion – Dawud Burbank [Audio|En]

Aqeedah Tahaawiyyah: Lesson 32  : Point [126]  We do not enter into vain speech concerning Allaah,nor do we dispute regarding Allaah’s Religion [Souncloud Audio Link] At-Ta`leeqaat Al-Mukhtasarah `alaa Matn Al-`Aqeedah At–Tahaawiyyah By Shaykh Saalih ibn Fawzaan al-Fawzaan hafizahullaah Translated by Aboo Talhah Daawood Burbank, rahimahullaah, in 1426AH Posted with kind permission from Dawud Burbank rahimahullaah Listen to the Full Audio Series of Aqeedah Tahaawiyyah: …

The knowledge of Allaah is the basis of every other knowledge, for the one who knows of Allaah knows other than Him

Based upon the work of Shaykh Ibn Al-‘Uthaymeen Explained by Dr Saleh As-Saleh, rahimahumaa Allaah The most honorable and greatest knowledge is the knowledge of Allaah, whom there is no God except Him, the true God, the Lord of all that exists. And the knowledge of Allaah is the basis of every other knowledge, for …

And we say that Allaah took Ibraaheem as an especially beloved one (Khaleel) and that Allaah spoke directly to Moosaa – Dawud Burbank [Audio|En]

Aqeedah Tahaawiyyah: Lesson 30   : Point [121]   ونَقُولُ‏:‏ إِنَّ اللهَ اتخَذَ إبراهيمَ خَلِيلاً، وكَلَّمَ اللهُ مُوسى تكْلِيماً، إِيماناً وتَصْدِيقاً وتَسْلِيماً [121]  And we say that Allaah took Ibraaheem as an especially beloved one (Khaleel) and that Allaah spoke directly to Moosaa, saying that with eemaan (true faith) and testifying to the truth and with full …

Allaah resurrects all of the mankind without any exertion or difficulty – Shaykh Fawzan | Dawud Burbank [Clip|En]

Aqeedah Tahaawiyyah : Lesson 06  باعث بلا مشقة. [15]    The One who resurrects without any exertion — The Explanation – Point [15] This is from the amazing affairs of His ability, that He causes the creation to die and causes them to pass away so that they are destroyed and become dust and remains – …