ISIS: A Byproduct of Salafism?

Whether we like it or not, the savage terrorist group ISIS and its sisters, such as Al-Qaeda, associate themselves with Islam. The heinous acts of terrorism that they perpetrate are supposedly done in the name of Islam. We can sit down and claim all day long that the savagery…

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Tampering of Imam Al-Nawawi’s Adhkar

The Savant, Jurist, Shaykh-ul-Islam, Virtuous and Pious Wali of Allah ta’alaa, The Ascetic, Defender of the Sunnah, Mountain of Knowledge, Known as the Second Imam Ash-Shafi’i, the Reviver of Islam in his time, The Mujaahid, The Hafidh of Hadith, Abu Zakariya Yahya ibn Sharaf, known…

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The Phrase ‘ bi dhatihi ‘ Explained

Some of the Imams of the past objected to the usage of the phrase bi dhatihi.

For example, regarding the hadith that says “God is between you and your qibla” (إِنَّ رَبَّهُ بَيْنَهُ وَبَيْنَ الْقِبْلَةِ)

Ibn Hajar al-‘Asqalani says that in this is a refutation on those who claim that God is above the…

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A critical reply to the notes of the Saudi Mufti Abdul Aziz ibn Baz (d. 1999) to Fath al-Bari

The work attached below is a scholarly reply to  the late Saudi-Salafi Mufti, Abdul Aziz ibn Baz (d. 1999) and his footnotes to the magnum opus known as Fath al-Bari  by al-Hafiz ibn Hajar al Asqalani (d. 852 AH). The reply is by one of the senior…

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Aqida of the Salaf according to 8 Scholars of the past

 Aqida al Salaf al Salih is a book by Shaykh Dr. Muhammad Adil Aziza Kayali al-Hussaini of Halab, Syria.  This work demonstrated the true understanding of the Attributes of Allah (Sifat) according to Qur’anic verses and Ahadith, in response to the pseudo-Salafi claims of this age, by…

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