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Some of the Sahaabah (may Allah be pleased with them) who memorised Qur’an, the Book of Allah (may He be Exalted)

April 26, 2017


Q. I would like to know about twenty of the Sahaabah, in detail and with their ages, who memorised the Holy Qur’an in full, and the names of their teachers. A. Praise be to Allah Firstly: The Companions of the Prophet (blessings and peace of Allah be upon him) were the most eager of people […]

When can a young man make Ijtihaad and issue Fatwas?

August 20, 2016


Praise be to Allaah. There are conditions attached to making ijtihaad. Not every individual has the right to issue fatwas and make pronouncements on matters, unless he has knowledge and is qualified. He has to be able to know the daleel (evidences); the wording and apparent meaning of the texts; what is saheeh (sound/authentic) and […]

What should a person do if he memorised some of the Qur’an then forgot it?

February 8, 2016


Q. If one forgets some part of the quran after memorizig it, and then repents, would one have to revise the forgotten part for the repentance to be valid? If it has to be revised, then the surahs or rukoos learned properly can be easily revised, but how can one revise ayat learned from random […]

Evidence that the Qur’aan is the Word of Allaah

July 7, 2015


Praise be to Allaah. With regard to the Quraan and the proof that it is the word of Allaah, these are specious arguments which were put forward out of stubbornness and arrogance by the first non-believers to whom the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) was sent. Allaah refuted what they said […]

Where should a person who wants to start memorising the Holy Qur’an begin?

February 12, 2015


Q. If someone wants to memorise the Holy Qur’an, what advice can you give? A. Praise be to Allah. Shaykh Muhammad ibn Saalih al-‘Uthaymeen (may Allah have mercy on him) was asked this question and he replied as follows: “What we advise him to do is to begin with al-Baqarah, unless he has memorised from […]

Riba is haraam for the one who takes it and the one who pays it, and it is haraam to help with it in any way whatsoever

April 29, 2014


Q. In one of the questions on your website you stated that working in an auditing office that deals with customers who are involved in some riba-based transactions is not permissible, and you quoted the hadeeth of the Prophet (blessings and peace of Allah be upon him) in which he cursed four categories of people, […]

Performance of Salah

April 11, 2014


1 – Intention (it is a determination in the heart that you are performing a particular Salah; not to be uttered). 2 – Face the direction of the Qiblah (Sacred House in Makkah Known as Ka’bah). Raise your hands to the level of the shoulders, or earlobes, and say ALLAHU AKBAR Standing Facing Qiblah and Making […]