The Grave Crime of Usury and Interest: Ribā-based Transactions: What is Allowed and What is Not..

PDF: Usury – Riba and its grave sin There is a grave warning in the Qur’ān and Sunnah for those who deal in usury and interest… Continue reading

Ibn Abbās delayed Maghrib after the sun had set, and the stars had appeared because he was teaching the people — and his response to those who tried to correct him:

وَحَدَّثَنِي أَبُو الرَّبِيعِ الزَّهْرَانِيُّ، حَدَّثَنَا حَمَّادٌ، عَنِ الزُّبَيْرِ بْنِ الْخِرِّيتِ، عَنْ عَبْدِ اللَّهِ بْنِ شَقِيقٍ، قَالَ خَطَبَنَا ابْنُ عَبَّاسٍ يَوْمًا بَعْدَ الْعَصْرِ حَتَّى غَرَبَتِ الشَّمْسُ… Continue reading

The Excellence of Supplicating to Allāh and the Conditions for an Accepted Du’ā

﷽ Allāh, the Most High, stated: وَقَالَ رَبُّكُمُ ادْعُونِي أَسْتَجِبْ لَكُمْ ۚ إِنَّ الَّذِينَ يَسْتَكْبِرُونَ عَنْ عِبَادَتِي سَيَدْخُلُونَ جَهَنَّمَ دَاخِرِينَ “And your Lord has said,… Continue reading

Understanding the Muslim Dress Code: Modesty for Men and the Hijāb for Women (Islam 4.5 & 4.6)

Objectives: Explain and illustrate what is meant by hijab and the importance of this to Muslims. Terms: Modesty: A humble, unpretentious manner or appearance. Hijāb: A… Continue reading

Muslim Attitudes to Alcohol and Intoxicants: The effect upon societies and individuals: (Islam 4.4)

Objectives: Consider and understand Muslim attitudes to alcohol and other intoxicants. Allah stated: “O you who believe, indeed, intoxicants (khamr), gambling, sacrificing on stone alters… Continue reading

Does pre-seminal fluid (madhī) break one’s fast and require Qadā: Shaikh Ibn ‘Uthaimeen

Question: Does the release of madhī (pre-seminal fluid) during the month of Ramadān necessitate making up the fast if its release is due to desire?… Continue reading

Pregnant and breastfeeding women: Make up the missed fasts or feed a poor person for each day?

The scholars have differed as to whether a woman who missed fasts due to her pregnancy or due to breastfeeding should make up the days… Continue reading

Giving Zakāh to one’s brother, or sister, or uncle, or aunt who are poor: Shaikh Ibn Bāz 

Shaikh Abdul-‘Azīz Ibn Bāz (rahimahullāh) said: “There is no harm in a man or woman giving their Zakāh to a blood brother or sister who… Continue reading

Important Ramadān, Fasting and Moonsighting questions to the Scholar, the Sheikh, Dr Sālih Al-Fawzān

Source: Sharh Akhsar Al-Mukhtasarāt fil-Fiqhi ‘alā Madhhab Al-Imām Ahmad Ibn Hanbal, explanation of Shaikh Al-Fawzān; Audio part 24, dated: 1428AH/2/16. The following is a series a questions and… Continue reading

Important Zakāt questions to the Scholar and Mujtahid, Shaikh Dr Sālih Al-Fawzān

Source: Sharh Akhsar Al-Mukhtasarāt fil-Fiqhi ‘alā Madhhab Al-Imām Ahmad Ibn Hanbal, explanation of Shaikh Al-Fawzān; Audio part 24, dated: 1428AH/2/16. The following is a series a questions and… Continue reading