Aqeedah

How innovations began and were repelled in the early generations – Shaikh Fawzaan’s introduction to the Creed of Ibn Abee Daawud as-Sijistaanee

The Explainer’s Introduction Below is a transcription from the recorded classes I delivered at Masjid Salafi in Birmingham from Shaikh Saalih al-Fawzaan’s explanation of the Mandhoomah al-Haa’iyyah in the Creed of Ahlus-Sunnah wal-Jamaa’ah of Ibn Abee Daawud [read on…]

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The Names And Attributes Upon Their Apparent Meanings: Fingers, Descending, Ascending And Image. By Al-Barbahaaree, Explanation of Al-Fawzaan.

Imaam Abu Muhammad Al-Hasan b. `Alee b. Khalaf al-Barbahaaree (died 329H, rahimahullaah) stated in his Sharhus-Sunnah (point 42): وكل ما سمعت من الآثار شيئا مما لم يبلغه عقلك نحو قول رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم قلوب العباد [read on…]

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Imaam al-Barbahaaree: “Fasting whilst upon a journey.” Explanation of Shaikh al-Fawzaan

Imaam Abu Muhammad Al-Hasan b. `Alee b. Khalaf al-Barbahaaree (died 329H, rahimahullaah) stated in his Sharhus-Sunnah (point 36): والصوم في السفر من شاء صام ومن شاء أفطر “Fasting whilst upon a journey – whoever wishes fasts and whoever [read on…]

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Should we Busy the People with “Where is Allaah” & other Matters of Belief? Ibn Baaz

Question: Some people say, “It is not correct to busy the general folk with affirmation of the matters of Aqeedah (Belief) such as the Highness of Allaah above the creation (al-‘Uluww) and other such matters”? Answer: The [read on…]

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Al-Barbahaaree’s Beginning of Sharhus-Sunnah: “Praise of Allāh and His Favour”

Sharh us-Sunnah of Imaam Al-Barbahaaree (died 329 AH, rahimahullaah) The book “Sharh us-Sunnah” of al-Imaam Abu Muhammad al-Hasan bin Alee bin Khalf Al-barbahaaree (d. 329H) is contained in Tabaqaat al-Hanaabilah of Abu Ya’laa (2/18), and exists in [read on…]

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Ahmad b. Hanbal “Usool as-Sunnah” Explanation of Ahmad an-Najmee – Part 1

Introduction The creed (‘aqeedah) of Ahlus-Sunnah wal-Jamaa’ah was penned down by ImaamAhmad ibn Hanbal (may Allaah’s mercy be upon him) in his great work Usoolus-Sunnah translated as The Foundations of the Sunnah. The term Sunnah in the title refers to the [read on…]