History: Ali Hasan Al-Halabī and Salafi Publications: The cause behind the break 15 years ago: The evidence-based refutations of the Scholars

The Early Connections: I saw Ali Al-Halabī for the first time 24 years ago in August of 1993 when he visited the UK for the… Continue reading

A short and rare recording of Shaikh Ibn Bāz performing Ruqyah upon someone who is afflicted.

Here the Shaikh, the Imām, the Mujaddid, Abdul-Azeez Ibn Abdillāh Bāz (رحمه الله) performs ruqyah (recitation and invocation through which cure is sought from Allah).… Continue reading

Benefits in the Manhaj by studying the life and legacy of the Imām of Ahlus-Sunnah Ahmad Ibn Hanbal (161 AH to 241 AH) – benefits from the Noble Shaikh Muhammad Ibn Hādee (Adapted from a lecture)

All Praise is due to Allāh, we praise Him, seek His aid and His Forgiveness. We seek refuge in Allāh from the evils of our… Continue reading

Kitāb at-Tawhīd: An amazing authorship and journey into the history of the Saudi link with Muhammad Ibn Abdul-Wahhāb: Part 2

Part A: Below is a transcript of a class by Abu Khadeejah at the Salafi Mosque in Birmingham: From here, let us take the story… Continue reading

What of a person who loves Ahmad Ibn Hanbal (d. 241H) and hates Yahyā Ibn Ma’een (d.233H)?

[arabic-font]و بإسنادي إلى الخطيب : حدثنا علي بن طلحة ، أخبرنا صالح بن أحمد الهمذاني ، حدثنا عبد الرحمن بن حمدان بن المرزبان قال :… Continue reading

Is Abdullāh Al-Bukhāree an ‛Ālim (a Scholar)? Shaikh ‛Ubaid comments on Shaikh: Rabee’, Muhammad Ibn Hādee and Abdullāh Al-Bukhāree

The questioner asks: “Do you advise us to benefit from the books of Shaikh ‛Abdullāh Ibn Abdur-Raheem al-Bukhāree?” Summarised translation of the answer of Ash-Shaikh… Continue reading

Shaikh ‘Ubaid: People are tested by their stance towards Shaikh Rabee’ for Ahlul-Bid‛ah are united upon hatred of him, just as Ahlus-Sunnah are united upon their love of him..

Shaikh Ubaid Al-Jābiree (may Allah preserve him) said: “They used to say [in the time of the Salaf]: «Test the people of Madinah by asking them… Continue reading

I have not seen anyone like Imaam Ahmad Ibn Hanbal

قال عبد الوهاب الوراق : ((ما رأيت مثل أحمد بن حنبل ـ رحمة الله عليه ـ، قالوا له: وأيش الذي كان من فضله وعلمه على… Continue reading

“You have appointed a freed slave over them?!” A slave was placed in charge of Makkah in the time of Umar

Imaam Ahmad b. Muhammad b. Hanbal ash-Shaibaanee (died 241AH, rahimahullaah) reports in his Musnad (no. 232): Abu Kaamil narrated to us saying: Ibraaheem b. Sa`ad… Continue reading

Signposts of Guidance for Youth who Seek the Truth

Know Your Worth O Youth Al-Baihaqee recorded in al-Madkhal ilas-Sunanil-Kubraa (no.679): “Abu ‘Aasim said: A youth from the people of knowledge was present the gathering of Sufyaan Ath-Thawree… Continue reading