New to Islam

[Advice to New Muslims]

  1. Advise for a person who is new (embraced islaam) and is present amongst us – Shaykh Muhammed Saleh Al Luhaydaan

[Basics of Islaam]

  1. Definition and the Meaning of “Islam” – Imam Ibn Baz (rahimahullaah)
  2. “Who We Must Worship?” – Dr. Saleh Al-Saleh [Video|En] Must Watch!
  3. If it is said to you, “Who is your Lord? – Usool al-Thalaatha | Shaykh Fawzan | Dawud Burbank [Audio|En] & Transcribed Notes
  4. The Belief in Allaah…What Does it Mean?
  5. Knowing Allaah – Purpose of Our Existence
  6. Excellent lecture on the fundamentals of Iman (Faith) – Shaykh Ibn Baaz
  7. Knowing Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him) – Dr Saleh as Saleh
  8. Al-Uboodiyyah: Slavery to Allaah – Imam Ibn ul Qayyim Jawziyyah
  9. Shahada – Confession of a Muslim – by Dr. Muhammed Taqi-udin Al- Hilali
  10. How to Make Wudu — Ablution : Wudu step by step – by Dr. Saleh As-Saleh
  11. How to Make Wudu? – Step by Step Video Guide – Shaykh Muhammad Ramzaan
  12. Salah (Prayer) Step by Step with Illustrations and Audio – Dr. Saleh As-Saleh
  13. Concerning Zakaah and Its Benefits – by Shaykh ibn Uthaymeen
  14. The Messengers and Their Tasks – Dr. Saleh As-Saleh
  15. Al-Qadaa Wal Qadar : Pre-Decree – Brief Summary
  16. The Meaning , Pillars and Conditions of Laa Ilaaha illa-Allaah & Muhammad-Rasoolullaah – Shaikh Muhammad ibn Abdul-Wahhab al-Wasabi
  17. Avoid Ten Ways That Nullify Islam
  18. Six Rights of a Muslim Over Another Muslim – Dr. Saleh As Saleh [Short Clip]
  19. Glossary of Terms for the non-Muslim and the new Muslim


  1. Islaam For The New Shahaadah – Dawud Adib
  2. Obstacles Of The New Shahaadah – Br. Abu Tasneed Dawood Adib
  3. Qur’an Recitation with English Translation

[Quran & Hadith]

  1. Qur’an Recitation with English Translation – [Video | Arabic-English Subtitles]
  2. Tafseer Soorah Al-Faatihah – Shaykh ibn Uthaymeen

[Supplications – Duas]

  1. Fortress of The Muslim – Hisn Al Muslim – Saaed Al Qahtaani (
    It is a collection of Supplications (Dua) in Arabic and English from the Quran and Sunnah

[Fatawa Related to New Muslims and their Issues]

  1. What is required of a new Muslim between the period he embraces and openly announces his religion
  2. Someone entering Islam while being married to Mahrams or women who are forbidden to marry at the same time
  3. A Muslim’s inheritance from a Kafir
  4. The gift from a Kafir’s heirs to their Muslim brother from the inheritance
  5. Converted Muslims does not have to make up for missed Salah (Prayer) and Sawm (fasting)
  6. A new convert paying to the bank its dues before entering Islam
  7. Dictating Shahadah to a woman who wants to become a Muslim
  8. Repenting from all sins but keeping the ill-gotten money (like in the case of new Muslim)
  9. Gradation in conveying Islam
  10. The correct way to teach and guide a new Muslim
  11. New Muslim Reciteing Surah Al-Fatihah and some Ayahs during Ruku` or Sujud instead of Tasbih!
  12. Ruling on changing one’s name and being circumcised after converting to Islam
  13. Circumcision for new convert – is it Sunnah or Obligation?
  14. What a Muslim does with his close relative who is a Mushrik – Shaykh Al-Albaani
  15. Supplicating for an Unbeliever
  16. Giving a Mus-haf to the Kafir after entering Islam
  17. A Muslimah preserving her religion in Japan
  18. There is no blame on having a document that proves that one has embraced Islam if there is a need for that
  19. Period between being convinced about Islam and officially declaring it
  20. The ruling on Ghusl and circumcision for those who embrace Islam
  21. Obligation of a Kafir woman who enters Islam informing her husband
  22. The most entitled person to a child’s custody if the father is Kafir
  23. Christian wife embraced islam after marriage and then apostated
  24. The ruling on changing one’s name after accepting Islam
  25. Does mere pronouncement of Shahadah suffices to enter Islam?
  26. The promises made before entering Islam
  27. Permissibility of a new revert to enter the Sacred Precincts even if they have not changed their names
  28. Al-Walaa’ wal-Baraa’ (Alliance and Dissociation) – Shaykh Fawzan | Dawud Burbank [Audio|En] & Notes

[Explanation of Common Terms and Phrases in Islaam]

  1. Why is our religion called “Islaam” – Permannet Commiteee
  2. The Correct meaning of ‘Laa ilaaha illa Allaah’ – by Shaikh ibn Baaz
  3. The Meaning of Salaat and Salaam on the Prophet – Shaikh ‘Abdul-Muhsin bin Hamad Al-‘Abbaad
  4. Saying, ‘Insha’Allah’ (If Allah Wills) when Determining to do something in the Future
  5. Isti’adhah (Awoodhu billaahi minash-Shaitaan Nirrazeem): Seeking Refuge with Allah 
  6. Beautiful Explanation of the Opening Supplication in Salah (Prayer) – Shaykh Muhammad Amaan al Jaami (rahimahullaah)
  7. AlHamdulillah – Meaning and Explanation – from Tafseer Ibn Katheer – Surah Fatiha
  8. Istirja (Inna Lillahi wa Inna Ilahi Raaji’oon) – Tafseer Ibn Katheer – Suratul Baqarah
  9. When to say Masha Allah & Barakallah
  10. Beginning with “Bismillah , walHamdulillah , wasSalaatu wasSalaamu  alaa Rasoolillah”
  11. What Does “May Allah Have Mercy Upon You” Really Mean?

[Book Study]

  1. Three Fundamental Principles
  2. Kitaab at-Tawheed
  3. Nullifiers of Islam
  4. Four Principles of Shirk
  5. Kashf ush-Shubuhaat