Gathering in a place after a funeral to receive condolences and provide food – By Shaikh Muhammad Ibn Sālih Al-‘Uthaimīn and Shaikh Al-Albāni

Question: The people have started taking liberties in the affair of condolences. So when a person dies, the people gather and food is prepared for… Continue reading

A Simple Guide to the Funeral Rites (Janāzah) in Islam: From the Point of Death to the Burial (PDF Booklet)

  By Abu Khadeejah Abdul-Wāhid Alam (May Allāh forgive him and his parents). Ideal for your mobile device. Download here: Simple Funeral Guide Booklet SIMPLE GUIDE… Continue reading

How the Christians went astray and opposed the First Commandment of the Bible

How the Christians strayed: The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said, “Do not exaggerate in praising me as the Christians have exaggerated the praise of Jesus… Continue reading

The Motion of the Sun Around the Earth and the Islamic Belief

      Ibn Bāz (may Allāh’s mercy be upon him): “As for the motion of the earth and its rotation, indeed I reject it,… Continue reading

The Pagan Roots of Christmas and how a Muslim should behave during this Season

The word ‘Christmas’ means ‘mass of Christ’ which later became shortened to ‘Christ-mass’. It was the Roman Catholic Church who spread the term among other… Continue reading

The importance of the Muslim lifestyle and community (Islam 4.9)

Objectives: Consider the importance both of the Muslim lifestyle, and of living as part of a community. The importance of the Muslim lifestyle: In Islam,… Continue reading

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

There is a grave warning in the Qur’ān and Sunnah for those who deal in usury and interest (Ribā). Allah stated: الَّذِينَ يَأْكُلُونَ الرِّبَا لَا… Continue reading

Respect, religious duties and good actions (Islam 4.8)

Objectives: Explain how the Muslim community shows respect for each other and carries out its religious duties and good actions. Respect: Every Muslim has rights… Continue reading

Our Da’wah: The call to Unity, the Rope of Allah and a Severe Warning against Dividing the Muslims: Part 4

What is our Da`wah? – Part 4 All Praise is due to Allāh, we praise Him, seek His aid and His Forgiveness. We seek refuge… Continue reading

Alliance with the non-Muslims is of two types – misunderstanding this affair leads people astray:

Allah, the Most High, stated: يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا لَا تَتَّخِذُوا عَدُوِّي وَعَدُوَّكُمْ أَوْلِيَاءَ تُلْقُونَ إِلَيْهِم بِالْمَوَدَّةِ وَقَدْ كَفَرُوا بِمَا جَاءَكُم مِّنَ الْحَقِّ يُخْرِجُونَ الرَّسُولَ وَإِيَّاكُمْ… Continue reading