Know that the Beginning of Islaam is Ash-Shahaadataan – Sharh as-Sunnah | Dawud Burbank [Audio|En]

Sharh as-Sunnah : Lesson 50: Points 84-86 Shaykh Fawzan | Dawud Burbank [Audio|English] Imaam Barbahaaree rahimahullaah said: [84] And know that the beginning of Islaam is the testification that none has the right to be worshipped except Allaah and that Muhammad is His slave and His Messenger. [85] And that whatever Allaah says is just …

Ad-Deenu an-Naseehah (The Religion is Sincerity) – Sharh as-Sunnah | Dawud Burbank [Audio|En]

Sharh as-Sunnah : Lesson 47: Point 76 Shaykh Fawzan | Dawud Burbank [Audio|English] Imaam Barbahaaree rahimahullaah said: And it is not permissible to withhold naseehah (sincere advice) from anyone from the Muslims, whether righteous or sinful in matters of the religion. So, whoever withholds it then he has acted deceitfully towards the Muslims and whoever acts …

To Make one’s Deeds Purely and Sincerely for Allaah – Sharh as-Sunnah | Dawud Burbank [Audio|En]

Sharh as-Sunnah : Lessons 38 : Point 52 Shaykh Fawzan | Dawud Burbank [Audio|English] Imaam Barbahaaree rahimahullaah said: And to make one’s deeds purely and sincerely for Allaah. [Souncloud Audio Link]  Transcribed Audio: Making one’s deeds purely and sincerely for Allaah such that there is no shirk in it for Allaah will not accept any …

Moosaa’s call was directed to tawheed, NOT to gain rulership and authority – Shaykh Rabee’

Moosaa, the one to whom Allaah spoke directly, the strong and trustworthy. We see that his call was directed to tawheed and carried the lights of guidance and wisdom. Moosaa was brought up and was raised in the palaces of the greatest tyrant who claimed divinity. He knew the various types of corruption, unbelief, tyranny, …

The most important part of the call of the Messengers – Tawheedul-Uloohiyyah (Singling out Allaah with all Worship) – Shaykh Rabee

The Importance of Tawheedul-Uloohiyyah (Singling out Allaah with all Worship) I will discuss tawheed of Allaah with regard to worship (Tawheedul-Uloohiyyah) and its importance because of two reasons: Firstly, that it is the most important part of the call of the Messengers presented to us in the Qur’aan, and because it was the reason for …

The Torture Endured by the Companions Because of their Adherence to Tawheed – Shaykh Rabee ibn Hadee

The Companions of Allaah’s Messenger (صلّى الله عليه وسلّم)   suffered the worst forms of torture because of their adherence to the correct ‘aqeedah, and their making all worship purely and sincerely for Allaah alone, and their rejection of shirk and kufr. From ’Abdullaah ibn Mas’ood, radiyallaahu ‘anhu, who said, “The first people to openly proclaim …

Yoosuf (عليه السلام) and his call to Tawheed – Shaykh Rabee ibn Hadee

Yoosuf (عليه السلام) The noble one, son of the noble one, son of the noble one.[1] About whom Allaah sent down a long Soorah relating his noble life to us, and its stages, from his childhood to his death, and how his circumstances changed, and the difficulties that he faced, and how he faced everything with …

Ibraaheem (عليه السلام): His fervent, vigorous and incessant call to the tawheed of Allaah – Shaykh Rabee

Ibraaheem The Father of the Prophets and the Leader of those who worship Allaah alone, upon the true religion, Ibraaheem, the Chosen and Beloved Friend of Allaah (Khaleelullaah), who was such that Allaah ordered the best of the Messengers and the final Prophet, and his ummah, to emulate him, to take his call as an …

Nooh (عليه السلام) and his call to Tawheed for 950 years – Shaykh Rabee’ ibn Haadee

Nooh (عليه السلام) Nooh was the second father of all mankind, and the first of the Messengers (Rusul) to the people of the Earth. This great Prophet lived a very long life: he called his people for nine hundred and fifty years to the tawheed of Allaah and to making all worship purely for Him. …

People of Tawheed who are guilty of major sins will not remain forever in the Fire – Dawud Burbank [Audio|En]

Aqeedah Tahaawiyyah: Lesson 36  : Point [146] 146. And those guilty of major sins (Ahlul-Kabaa'ir) [from the Ummah of Muhammad] will not remain forever in the Fire, if they die as people upon Tawheed [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 …

Imaamah, Khilaafah & al-Haakimiyyah – Refutation of Maududi – by Shaykh Rabee

The following is excerpted from Appendix I of  the book : “The Methodology of the Prophets in Calling to Allaah – that is the way of wisdom and intelligence” – by Shaykh Rabee hafidhahullaah, translated by Dawud Burbank rahimahullah Appendix I [1] All praise is for Allaah alone, and may He send praises and blessings of peace …

Da’wah of the present day groups (jamaa’aat) who have neglected the importance of ‘aqeedah (correct belief and creed) – Shaykh Saalih Fawzan

[The following is excerpted from : Shaykh Saalih Fawzan's hafidhahullaah Introduction to the book : “The Methodology of the Prophets in Calling to Allaah – that is the way of wisdom and intelligence” – by Shaykh Rabee hafidhahullaah, translated by Dawud Burbank rahimahullah] .. So whichever call is not built upon these foundations, and whatever methodology …

All of the Prophets began with correction of matters of ‘Aqeedah, and by waging war upon Shirk and its manifestations – Shaykh Rabee’ ibn Haadee

.. So I am amazed at the situation of many callers today who see the manifestation of shirk in front of their eyes, yet it does not cause them any concern whatsoever and they do not give any attention to it. Indeed what is even worse is that they complain about those who criticise it …

Kitaab-ut-Tawheed – Dawud Burbank [Audio Series|En]

Audio lessons are by Abu Talhah rahimahullaah, mainly based upon Imam  AbdurRahman Al-Sadi's explanation, which can be bought here and used as study aid while listening to the series. In addition, Dawud Burbank rahimahullaah also explains some Points from Shaykh Uthaymeen and other Imaams as well. Here is the brief description of the Book from the Publisher: This …

The covenant (meethaaq) which Allaah, the Most High, took from Aadam and his descendants – Shaykh Fawzan | Dawud Burbank [Audio|En]

Aqeedah Tahawiyyah : Lesson 05          والميثاقُ الذي أخَذَهُ اللهُ تعالَى مِنْ آدمَ وذُريَّتِهِ حَقٌّ‏‏‏‏‏. [85] And the covenant (meethaaq) which Allaah, the Most High, took from Aadam and his descendants, is true. — The Explanation – Point [85] The meethaaq (ميثاق – covenant) which Allaah, the Most High, took from Aadam …

Aqeedah of the Salaf: The Hawd & The Kawthar (The Pool & The River) – Abu Muhammad al-Maghribee [Audio|En]

The Explanation of the Creed of the Salaf,  by Imaam Abee Uthmaan Ismaa’eel bin Abdir-Rahmaan As-Saaboonee,rahimahullaah, as explained by our noble sheikh al-Allaamah Rabee’ bin Haadee Al-Madkhalee, hafidhahullaah. Audio Lecture by: Abu Muhammad al Maghribee (hafidhahullaah) [The below is the Text from the Book] The Hawd & The Kawthar (The Pool & The River) [89] They …

O Shaykh how did you Learn Tawheed?

Shaykh Hamad al-Ansaari said: ‘I entered Makkah and I saw the gathering of Hamid Faqeeh. I saw that he was strong in Salafi Tawheed, so I sat there until the Adhan of Isha. Then when I was alone with him I asked him: ‘O Shaykh how did you learn Tawheed?’ He said: your question is …

Fearing Others Besides Allah – Shaykh Abdur-Rahman Ibn Hasan Ali-Shaykh

Title: Fearing Others Besides Allah Original Title: فتح المجيد Original Author: ‘Abdur-Raḥmān Ibn Ḥasan Āli-Shaykh Translator: Abu az-Zubayr Harrison ( hafidhahullaah) Contents: The First Verse: That is only Satan who frightens (you) of his supporters The Types of Fearing Others Besides Allah The Second Verse: The mosques of Allah are only to be maintained by those …

Some Actions which Conflict with Aqeedah & Tawheed

1 - Reading Star Signs Shaykh Salih Alaa ash - Shaykh -hafidhullaah- said : 'Whoever reads the page which contains star signs and he knows the star sign of when he was born, or he knows that star sign which is significant for him, and he reads the comments mentioned in that star sign then …

He is not an Angel, he doesn’t have the Treasures and he doesn’t know the unseen – Ibn Taimiyyah

Neither Wealthy, Nor Knowledge of the Unseen, Nor an Angel By Shaykh ul-Islaam Ahmad bin AbdulHaleem Ibn Taymeeyah -Rahimullaah- Translated By Abbas Abu Yahya قُلْ لَا أَقُولُ لَكُمْ عِنْدِي خَزَائِنُ اللَّهِ وَلَا أَعْلَمُ الْغَيْبَ وَلَا أَقُولُ لَكُمْ إِنِّي مَلَكٌ إِنْ أَتَّبِعُ إِلَّا مَا يُوحَى إِلَيَّ <<Say (O Muhammad): “I don’t tell you that with me …