“Allāh will not accept from a person anything of the Sunnah whilst he abandons some of it…” Sharhus-Sunnah of Al-Barbahārī (d. 329H)

Imām Al-Barbahārī (d. 329H) stated: “Likewise, Allāh will not accept from a person anything of the Sunnah whilst he abandons some of it, and whoever rejects… Continue reading

Our da’wah and the call to Salafiyyah that stands the test of time: The Companions, their virtues, their differences, those who follow them and those who oppose them: Part 3

Transcript: [Audio: Link] What is our Da`wah? – Part 3 The Companions of Allāh’s Messenger, Muhammad (صلّ الله عليه و سلّم) All Praise is due… Continue reading

What is our da’wah – the call to Salafiyyah? The defining features: Sunnah and Hadeeth: Part 2

Transcribed lecture: What is our Da’wah? –By Abu Khadeejah Part 2 All Praise is due to Allāh, we praise Him, seek His aid and His… Continue reading

“I am going to India for the purpose of da’wah. If they see me raising my voice with the āmeen and raising my hands in the prayer, they’ll say: ‘This is a Wahābī’…” Shaikh Muhammad Ibn Ibraheem advises.

The noble Shaikh, Sālih Ibn ‘Abdul-‘Azīz Ālush-Shaikh said: “One of the callers to Islam wrote a letter to my grandfather, the eminent scholar, Muhammad Ibn… Continue reading

The Hadīth and the Sunnah (Islam 1.7)

1.7 Islam: The Hadīth And The Sunnah Hadith Hadith (plural: Ahādīth) refers to the statements, actions and tacit approvals that have been reported from the… Continue reading

What it means to be steadfast upon Islam and the Sunnah (Al-Istiqāmah)

All praise is due to Allah, Lord of the Worlds. It is He who has commanded with Al-Istiqāmah and upon that He established a tremendous… Continue reading

Part 4: Hadeeth Science and Literature: Conditions of a Saheeh Hadeeth; Definitions: Musnad, Musannaf, Mu’jam, Sunan, Jaami’, etc.

2.0 The Accepted Report The categories of the accepted report (al-khabr al-maqbool): The two major categories of an accepted report are: Saheeh (“sound”) and Hasan (“good”). Each of these is… Continue reading

Part 2: Hadeeth Science and Literature: Isnaad, Matn, Hadeeth, Khabr and Athar

In part 1 we began the topic ‘An Introduction to the Sciences of Hadith and Early Hadith Literature,’ which was an introduction to the various… Continue reading

Part 1: Hadeeth Science and Literature: Context, History and its Importance

We begin today a new lesson that is an introduction to the Sciences of Hadith and an introduction to early hadeeth literature. And this is… Continue reading

The Amazing Reward of Giving Sadaqah and Being Charitable: A Noble Trait of the Prophet

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