Becoming accustomed talking to one another in a language other than Arabic : Ibn Taymiyyah

Sheikh-ul-Islam Ibn Taymiyyah : BECOMING accustomed talking to one another in a language other than Arabic ‎ so much so that it becomes a habit in the land, with one‎s family, with one‎s friends, in the marketplace, when addressing government representatives or authority figures or when speaking to the people of knowledge ‎ is undoubtedly …

The Evil Effects of Zinaa’ (Fornication) -Transcribed audio

By Shaykh 'Abdullaah 'Ateeq al-Harbee Shaykh 'Abdullaah 'Ateeq al-Harbee is one of the professors in the University of al-Madeenah, he is a student of Shaykh Rabee' Ibn Haadee al-Madkhalee The Shaykh began by giving his salutation after sending peace and blessings upon the Messenger (sallallaahu alaihi wa sallam) and after praising Allaah subhanahu wa ta'ala. …

The Wisdom of Marriage & The Fallacy of Dating : Dr. Muhammad Taqi-ud-Din Al-Hilali

Taken from his book 'The rulings of al-Khula' in Islaam' pg. 36-38. The great scholar and daa'ee, Dr. Muhammad Taqi-ud-Din Al-Hilali[1] said, "....And in the Sunan of Ibn Majah the prophet (sallallaahu 'alayhe wa sallam) stated, "From the things that makes a man happy is a righteous wife whom whenever he looks at her she …

Rulings in Regards to Hijrah : By the Committee of Major Scholars

[Q.1]: How can we make hijrah (migration) for the sake of Allaah nowadays? [A.1]: The praise is for Allaah.  Hijrah (migration) for the sake of Allaah means moving from the land of Shirk to the land of Islaam, as the Muslims moved from Makkah before its people became Muslim to al-Madeenah, because it had become …

Shaykh Ubaid al-Jabiree’s advice to the Salafi youth in Germany [Video|Ar-En Subtitles]

Uploaded by DawahSalafiyaah Shaikh Ubayd al-Jabiree giving an important advice to those Salafiyun who are deficient in their dealings with others.

The one who intends to do a sacrifice should not cut his hair and nails from the beginning of Dhul-Hijjah

The one who intends to do a sacrifice should not cut his hair and nails from the beginning of Dhul-Hijjah UNTIL the sacrifice is done. Shaykh Al-Albaanee, may Allah shower His Mercy upon him, states in our of his works: The Messenger of Allah, sallallahu alayhi wa sallam said: ‘When the new moon of Dhul-Hijjah …

The most hated speech to Allaah is when a man says to another man, ‘Fear Allaah!’ and he replies, ‘Worry about your own self!’ "

On the authority of 'Abdullaah ibn Mas'ood (radhiyallaahu 'anhu), the Messenger of Allaah (sallallaahu 'alayhe wa sallam) said: "Verily the most beloved speech to Allaah is the servant's saying, 'Subhaanak Allaahumma wa bihamdika wa tabaarakasmuka wa ta'aalaa jad-duka wa laa ilaaha ghayruk.' (Glorified are you, O Allaah, and to you is the praise, Blessed is …

He Lost The Woman, and He Lost His Religion – Ibn al-Qayyim (Rahimahullah)

Ibn al-Qayyim (Rahimahullah) narrated: It is reported that in Egypt, there was a man who would maintain the mosques, making the call to prayer, etc. He was, by all outward means, an obedient person and devout worshipper. One day, as he usually would, he ascended the minaret to make the call to prayer. At the …

Seeking Knowledge In Our Time and Seeking Knowledge In The Time That Was Before Us

Why the people who seek knowledge today don't find the success with their knowledge and great benefit with their knowledge ? The Student of Knowledge Today in Comparison to Those of Yesterday Lecture by Shaykh Muhammed Ibn Haadee al-Madhkhaalee [hafidahullaahu ta'aala] Translator's Introduction: "In shaa Allaahu ta'aala were giving a very praiseworthy lecture by Shaykh …

Woe to you! That is the inheritance of Muhammad, salallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam

Aboo Hurayrah (radiallaahu 'anhu) once passed by the market in Madinah. He stopped at the market and said: "O people of the market, how incapable you are!" They said, "And how is that Aboo Hurayrah?" He replied, "Over there, the inheritance of Allaah's Messenger (salallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam) is being distributed and you are here! …

Eating Suhr after Fajr / Breaking fast before Maghrib – Shaykh Uthaymeen

Shaykh Muhammad ibn Saaleh Al Uthaymeen may Allah have mercy upon him was asked: "what is the ruling on the one who eats while in doubt if the sun has risen for fajr or not then after that it becomes clear to him that the sun did actually rise, and and also the one who …

Did he not reach Ramadan, fast and pray with such and such number of prostrations in the year?’

Talha ibn ‘Ubaydallah (radhiallahu `anhu) reported that two men came to the Prophet (sallallahu `alayhi wa sallam) who had accepted Islam at the same time. One of them used to partake in Jihad more-so than the other, and so (one day) he fought in a battle and was martyred therein. The other remained behind him …

Local or international sighting of moon? – Shaykh Ibn ‘Uthaymeen

al-Aqalliyaat al-Muslimah - Page 84, Fatwa No.23 Question: Should we fast and end our fast according to the sighting of the new moon in Saudi Arabia or should we do it according to the sighting of the new moon in the country where we are? Response: There are as many as six different opinions amongst …

Story of a person of People of Paradise – Musnad of Ahmad

It is reported in the Musnad of Ahmad from Anas, radi Allahu anhu, that he said: "We were sitting in the presence of Rasulullah sallallahu alayhi wa sallam one day and he said, 'A person is about to arrive from this mountain path who is from the people of Paradise.' So a person from the …

A Sin that Leads to Jannah – Ibn al-Qayyim

Ibn al-Qayyim (rahimahullah) said: "Sin may be more beneficial for a person, if it leads him to repent, than doing a lot of acts of worship. This is what is meant by the words of one of the salaf: 'A person may commit a sin and enter Paradise because of it, or he may do …

Beginning with "Bismillah , walHamdulillah , wasSalaatu wasSalaamu alaa Rasoolillah"

It is narrated that the Prophet (peace be upon him) said: "A statement that does not begin with praise of Allah and blessing upon me, remains deficient and bereft of blessings." (Abu Dawud, 13/184) The same has been narrated about Bismillah also. The Arabic letter Baa in Bismillah stands for seeking help. From a syntactical …

The Islamic Legal Viewpoint Of Celebrating The Anniversary Night Of Isra And Mi’raj – Ibn Baaz

AsSalam Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakaatuhu Source: The Islamic View Point on Celebrations Mawlid, The Night of Isra and Miraj , Mid Shaban Night - by Shaykh Ibn Baaz The night wherein the event of Isra’ and Mi’raj occurred had not been particularized in the authentic Hadith. All that was in this concern, according to …

Amazing is the affair of the Believer, verily all of his affair is Good – Ibn Qayyim al-Jawzeeyah

Source: From  "al-Waabil as-Sayyib" On the authority of Suhaib (may Allaah be pleased with him) he said: The Prophet (sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam said: "Amazing is the affair of the believer, verily all of his affair is good and this is not for no one except the believer. If something of good/happiness befalls him he is …

Buying Shares in Companies which Deals with Riba (interest) – Shaykh Muhammad ibn Saalih al-‘Uthaymeen

Shaykh Muhammad ibn Saalih al-‘Uthaymeen (may Allaah have mercy on him) was asked about the ruling on buying shares in companies. He replied: Buying shares in companies is subject to further discussion, because we have heard that they put their money in foreign banks, or quasi-foreign banks, and take interest on it, which is a …