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Biography of Hafiz Ibn Kathir – The Author of Tafsir Ibn Kathir

October 9, 2010


Biography of Hafiz Ibn Kathir – The Author of Tafsir Ibn Kathir By the Honored Shaykh `Abdul-Qadir Al-Arna’ut , may Allah protect him. He is the respected Imam, Abu Al-Fida’, ` Imad Ad-Din Ismail bin ‘Umar bin Kathir Al-Qurashi Al-Busrawi – Busraian in origin; Dimashqi in training, learning and residence. Ibn Kathir was born in the city of […]

[Tafsir Ibn Katheer] Explanation of the verse "You we worship, and You we ask for help from"

October 8, 2010


Explanation of the Verse “You we worship, and You we ask for help from” The Merit of stating the Object of the Action before the Doer of the Act, and the Merit of these Negations“You…”, means, we worship You alone and none else, and rely on You alone and none else. This is the perfect […]

[Tafsir Ibn Katheer] Explanation of "Ash-Shaytan Ar-Rajim" (The Satan, The Accursed))

October 7, 2010


Explanation of “Ash-Shaytan Ar-Rajim” (The Satan, The Accursed)) in “Isti`adhah” (Seeking Refuge) Why the Devil is called Shaytan In the Arabic language, Shaytan is derived from Shatana, which means the far thing. Hence, the Shaytan has a different nature than mankind, and his sinful ways are far away from every type of righteousness. It was […]

[Ibn Baaz] Don’t lose your Islaam after embracing it!

October 7, 2010


Don’t lose your Islaam after embracing it!  [Shaykh ‘Abdullaah Ibn ‘Abdul ‘Azeez Ibn Baaz (Rahimahullaah)] Bismillaah wa Inna AlHamduillaahi Wahadu wa SallAllaahu wa Sallaam’alaa Khaatim al Anbiyya’ wa ‘alaa Aalihee wa Asahaabihee wa’alaa Manitaba’a Hudaah ‘Amma Ba’d:   Know – o Muslim brother – that Allaah has obligated upon all of the servants to enter […]

[Tafsir Ibn Katheer] Al-Fatihah and the Prayer

October 6, 2010


Muslim recorded that Abu Hurayrah said that the Prophet said, «مَنْ صَلَى صَلَاةً لَمْ يَقْرَأْ فِيهَا أُمَّ الْقُرْآنِ فَهِيَ خِدَاجٌ ثَلَاثًا غَيْرُ تَمَامٍ» (Whoever performs any prayer in which he did not read Umm Al-Qur’an, then his prayer is incomplete.) He said it thrice. Abu Hurayrah was asked, “﴿When﴾ we stand behind the Imam” He […]