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With the killing of al-Husayn, shaytaan caused the people to introduce Two Innovations [Ibn Taymiyah]

November 4, 2014

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Shaykh al Islaam Ibn Taymiyyah (rahimahullah) said: “Because of the killing of al-Husayn, shaytaan caused the people to introduce two innovations: 1. the innovation of mourning and wailing on the day of ‘Ashoora’, by slapping the cheeks, weeping, and reciting eulogies. … and … 2. the innovation of rejoicing and celebrating. … So some introduced […]

Fasting on Taasoo’a’ and ‘Aashoora [9th and 10th of Muharram]

November 1, 2014

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Fasting the day of ‘Ashoora’ does expiate for the past year, because the Prophet (Sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Fasting the day of ‘Arafah, I hope Allaah will expiate thereby for the year before it and the year after it, and fasting the day of ‘Aashoora, I hope Allaah will expiate thereby for the year […]

Be Careful During the Sacred Month of Muharram [Asma Bint Shameem]

October 25, 2014

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Soon, insha Allaah, the month of Muharram is coming upon us and we will begin another Hijri year. Just as the devout Muslim eagerly awaits any chance to earn good deeds and gain Allaah’s Good Pleasure, and is careful not to transgress any boundaries, we should prepare ourselves for the coming of the month of […]