1.8 Introduction to the Life of the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) Birth and early life Muslims believe that Muhammad (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) was the [read on…]
Why do these militant Khawārij look upon the rest of humankind and see them as worthless scum who can be killed without regard?
Why do these militant Khawārij look upon the rest of humankind and see them as worthless scum who can be killed without regard? Because they believe they are the only ones left with any true [read on…]
In the Introduction of Saheeh Muslim there appears: بَاب بَيَانِ أَنَّ الْإِسْنَادَ مِنْ الدِّينِ وَأَنَّ الرِّوَايَةَ لَا تَكُونُ إِلَّا عَنْ الثِّقَاتِ وَأَنَّ جَرْحَ الرُّوَاةِ بِمَا هُوَ فِيهِمْ جَائِزٌ بَلْ وَاجِبٌ وَأَنَّهُ لَيْسَ مِنْ الْغِيبَةِ الْمُحَرَّمَةِ بَلْ [read on…]
Hajj is a Pillar from the Pillars of Islaam, and a mighty obligation with tremendous benefits that must be performed at least once in the lifetime of each and every Muslim. None who has the [read on…]
“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 narrated to us saying: Ibn Shihaab narrated to us: and [read on…]