Archive for December, 2022

Al-Laknawi on criticism of Imam Abu Hanifa

Here is translation of a section from the introduction of Shaykh Abdul Hayy al-Laknawi’s (d. 1304 AH) Ta’liq al-Mumajjad ‘ala Muwatta Muhammad:
“It is established in the principles [of the science of hadith] that obscure criticism is not acceptable, especially when it is about someone…

25 Dec 1:00 PM 1 Read More...

Regulations concerning prostrations for forgetfulness in Salah

Forgetfulness (Sahw) prostrations (sujud) are necessary (wajib) to perform for the omission of any of the essential (wajib) actions of the prayer if done inadvertently.  Sajda Sahw is thus optimally performed after one salam to the right at the end of the prayer (Salah). It consists of two prostrations…

21 Dec 1:00 PM 0 Read More...

Imam Ibn Jahbal and his reply to Ibn Taymiyya’s al Aqida al Hamawiyya on Jiha

The following is an English translation of Imam Ibn Jahbal al-Kilabi’s (d. 733 AH) al-Raddu ‘ala Man Qala bil-Jiha published under the title:  The Refutation of Him [Ibn Taymiyya] Who Attributes Direction (Jiha) to Allah.  The Introduction was by the late Shaykh Wahbi Sulayman…

15 Dec 5:30 PM 3 Read More...

Qadi Yusuf al-Nabhani (d. 1932 CE/1350 AH) on the Jala al-Aynayn of Nu’man al-Alusi

Qadi Yusuf al-Nabhani (d. 1932 CE/1350 AH) on the
Jala al-Aynayn of Nu’man al-Alusi
 

 

Shaykh Yusuf al-Nabhani said :
“This book is one of the most dangerous of books for the Muslims in general and the immature student in particular. They should not…

12 Dec 10:30 PM 1 Read More...

Asharis and Maturidis: The Vast majority of this Ummah

As-Sawaadul A`zham: (The Vast Majority)

The Ash`aris and the Maatureedis

In
brief, the purpose of this booklet is to debunk the ridiculous claim of
the Salafis that “the Ash`aris and Maatureedis were always just a
fringe, heretical cult, and were the minority.”

The
reality is…

08 Dec 9:00 AM 0 Read More...