The Messenger (peace be upon him) did not stretch his hand from his grave to anyone – Ibn Baaz

Q : A brother from Dar'a, Syria asks: What is the correct opinion about the stories narrated from one of the famous leaders of Sufism, Al-Sayyid Ahmad Al-Rifa'y that he visited the Mosque of the Prophet (peace be upon him) in Al-Madinah and supplicated at the Prophet's grave. The Messenger (peace be upon him) then …

Sahih Bukhari : Book 30: Virtues of Madinah

Translation of Sahih Bukhari, Book 30: Virtues of Madinah Volume 3, Book 30, Number 91: Narrated Anas: The Prophet said, "Medina is a sanctuary from that place to that. Its trees should not be cut and no heresy should be innovated nor any sin should be committed in it, and whoever innovates in it an …

From the Gardens of Paradise – Shaykh al-Albaani

By the Muhaddith, Shaykh, Allamaa’ Muhammad Nasir uddeen al-Albaani Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya  The questioner: 'Regarding the Hadeeth 'What is between my house and my Mimber is a garden from the gardens of Paradise' Is the intent a multiplication of reward or is it for blessings?' Shaykh Albaani -Rahimullaah-  answered: The intent of this Hadeeth is not for the people to …

The Ruling of the Dome Built upon the Grave of the Messenger of Allaah – Imam Muqbil

A Research Paper Prepared by Abu AbdurRahmaan Muqbil bin Hadi al-Waadi'ee Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya All are in PDF Format Introduction Allaah Ta’ala Honouring His Prophet Muhammad - sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam The Sharia's stance against extremism The consultation amongst the Companions of where the Messenger - sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam – should be …

Virtues of Masjid Quba, Madina – Tafseer Ibn Kathir

The Following is taken from Tafseer Ibn Kathir Allah encouraged His Prophet to pray in Masjid Quba' which, from the first day, was built on Taqwa, obedience to Allah and His Messenger , for gathering the word of the believers and as an outpost and a fort for Islam and its people. This is why …

Ar-Rawdah an-Nabawiyah : A garden from the gardens of Paradise

The heart of the Prophet's masjid houses a very special but small area named ar-Rawdah an-Nabawiyah, which extends from Muhammad's tomb to his pulpit. Pilgrims attempt to visit and pray in ar-Rawdah, for there is a tradition that supplications and prayers uttered here are never rejected. Entrance into ar-Rawdah is not always possible (especially during …

Is it permissible for a non-Muslim to enter the Prophet’s masjid – Shaykh Saleh bin Muhammad al-Luhaydaan [Video|Ar-En Subtitles]

Question: The individual is asking is it permissible for a non muslim to enter the Prophet Muhammads صلى الله عليه وسلم masjid for the purpose of learning about Islaam? Listen to answer by Shaykh Saleh bin Muhammad al-Luhaydaan (hafidahullah)...

The Terms ‘al-Munawarah’ and ‘al-Mukkarama’ – Shaykh Hamad al-Ansaari (rahimahullaah)

The Term ‘al-Munawarah’ Hamad al-Ansaari (rahimahullaah) said: ‘I searched for the origin of what people say these days of al-Madina ‘al-Munawarah’ and I found that the first people to label it ‘al-Munawarah’ were the ‘Uthmaanyoon’.  As for the Companions and the Successors and those after them, then for many centuries they called it al-Madina an-Nabaweeyah.’ …

Dream of the King of Greater Syria and his Trip to Madeenah – Dr. Saleh as Saleh

Source : Transcribed by Muhammad Shahzad min Hind from the lecture of Dr. Saleh As-Saleh. You can listen or download mp3 lecture [audio http://salafiaudio.files.wordpress.com/2014/09/the-dream-of-the-king-of-greater-syria-and-his-trip-to-madeenah-saleh-as-saleh.mp3] Bismillah hirrahamanirraheem , Alhamdu lillahi Rabbil Aalameen We begin by relating to you the story of the just king Nooruddin Mahmoud zunki , May Allah’s mercy be upon him, that took place …

Humility and Submission valid in the case of Allaah – Shaikh Ibn Baaz

While mentioning what one should and should not do in the Prophet's Mosque, and near the grave of the Prophet (salallaahu 'alaihiwasallam), Shaikh ibn Baaz said, "Similarly, those who, at the time of offering Salaam to the Prophet (salallaahu 'alaihiwasallam) put their right hand on the left side of their chest: this posture is not …