Imām Mālik Ibn Anas (d. 179H) warns a man from going the extra mile beyond the Prophet’s Sunnah

A man asked the Imām of Dār al-Hijrah (i.e. Madinah) Mālik Ibn Anas (رحمه الله): “From where should I take the Ihrām for pilgrimage?” Imām Mālik … Continue reading

“There has never come an innovation except from the ignorant rabble who follow anyone who calls out wildly…” Al-Barbahāree, Al-Fawzān, Rabee’ Al-Madkhalee (Sharhus-Sunnah no. 102)

Imam Al-Barbaharee (may Allah have mercy upon him, died 329 AH) said:   “Know that there has never emerged a heresy or innovation except from the … Continue reading

This Ummah will divide into 73 sects… Shaykh al-Fawzān explains what it means: Sharhus-Sunnah Barbahārī

Imām al-Barbahārī ( died 329 AH) stated: “Know that Allah’s Messenger () said: “My ummah will divide into 73 sects, all of them will be in … Continue reading

Mixing with a sinner or an innovator: Which is worse? Ibn Taymiyyah and Sa’eed Ibn Jubayr

Sa’eed Ibn Jubayr (rahimahullaah) said: “That my son should accompany a sinful highway robber who is a Sunnee is more beloved to me than him … Continue reading

Shaikh Rabee’s Advice On Interacting With Ahlul-Bid’ah In The West

In the name of Allaah, the Most Merciful, the Bestower of Mercy Shaikh Rabee’s Advice On Interacting With Ahlul-Bid‘ah In The West* Remain Silent and Co-Exist … Continue reading

Sharhus-Sunnah of al-Barbahaaree: Yunus bin Ubayd Advises his Son that Sin is better than Bid’ah

Sharh us-Sunnah of Imaam Al-Barbahaaree (died 329AH, rahimahullaah) | The Explanation of the Creed Yunus bin Ubayd on the Company of Innovators and Sinners The Imaam … Continue reading