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Ruling on bones from non-halal meat and vessels made from them

February 18, 2018


Q. Is it permissible to eat from vessels made from bones in China? I do not know the source of the bones from which they are made in China. A. Praise be to Allah Any meat that is slaughtered by the polytheists, apart from the People of the Book, is “maytah” (animals found dead, or animals […]

Chronological usage of the term ‘Salaf’

April 18, 2017


Chronological usage of the term Salaf: 1. Prophet Muhammad صلى الله عليه وسلم (d. 11H) 2. Ayyub Al-Sakhtiyani (130H) 3. Abu Haneefah (d.151H) 4. Abdur-Rahmaan al-Awzaa’ee (d. 157H) 5. Ahmad ibn Hanbal (d.241H) 6. Abu Ja’far at-Tahawi (d. 321) 7. Abu Muhammad Ibn Abi Zayd al-Qayrawani (d.386) 8. al-Laalikaa’ee (d. 418H) 9. Aboo ‘Uthmaan as-Saboonee […]

The Sign of Sickness of the Limbs [Ibn Qudaamah al-Maqdisee]

October 31, 2014


Imaam Ibn Qudaamah Al-Maqdisee said: “Know that every limb was created to perform a specific action; So a sign of its sickness is when guilt is established for performing that action or when it occurs with some type of confusion. The sign of sickness of the hand is when it is guilty for striking unlawfully; […]

Those who say that the one who does not pray is a kaafir and those who say that he is not a kaafir both claim that there is consensus on their point of view; how are we to understand the claim of consensus on both their parts?

April 21, 2014


Q. I have read the scholars’ opinions on the one who does not pray. Some of them say that he is a kaafir and an apostate, and some say that he is an evildoer (faasiq). The first group claims that there is consensus on this point. My question is: if there is consensus concerning this […]

Aqidah Of Imaam Abu Hanifah (d. 150H – rahimahullaah) And His Golden Advices To The Ummah

November 15, 2013


It is agreed upon by the people of verification that Imaam Abu Hanifah (d.150 H), and this two companions Abu Yusuf Ya’qub bin Ibraaheem al-Ansaaree (d.182H), and Muhammad bin al-Hasan ash-Shaybaanee (d.189H), and others besides them likewise Abu Ja’far at-Tahaawi (d.321H),  were all upon the Salafi aqidah, and they are also from the generality of the Salaf of this ummah, like the […]

Response to those who say that fasting on the day of ‘Arafah is not Sunnah

November 4, 2011


Q. We have a Shaykh who says that fasting on the day of ‘Arafah is not Sunnah, and it is not permissible to fast on this day. I hope that you can answer this question, because this Shaykh distributes pamphlets which tell people not to fast on the day of ‘Arafah. A. Praise be to […]

Imam ibn Qudaamah al-Maqdisee (d.620H) on "Belief (Creed) in Allah’s Names and Attributes"

February 10, 2011


He (Allaah) is described by what He has attributed to Himself in His Magnificent Book and upon the tongue of His honorable Prophet.We are obligated to believe in and to welcome with submission and acceptance everything that is mentioned in the Qur’aan and that is authentically reported on the Prophet (Peace by upon him) concerning […]