Posts Tagged ‘aqida’

Imam Abul Hasan al Ash’ari: 4 vols on an Imam of Ahlus Sunna wa al Jama’a

This is a 4 volume work on the life, times and contribution of Imam Abul Hasan al-Ash’ari (d. 324 AH) by contemporary Islamic scholars, Arabic manuscript experts, Historians and specialist researchers, with a foreword by the current Shaykh al-Azhar of Egypt – Dr. Ahmed al-Tayyib.  A conference…

25 Apr 12:00 PM 1 Read More...

The Jewel of The Theologians in Light of The Islamic Creed

I was forwarded this relatively short work originally compiled in Arabic by the late Syrian Shaykh, Tahir al Jazairi (d. 1920), entitled Al-Jawahir al Kalamiyyah fi Idah al-Aqidah al-Islamiyya, with its subsequent English translation entitled The Jewel of The Theologians in Light of The Islamic Creed.  The…

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Ta’wil of ‘Saaq’ from Ibn Abbas

This article by Shaykh Dr. Abul Hasan Hussain Ahmed explores what the word “Shin” (Saaq in arabic) refers to in the following Qur’anic verse –

“On a day when shin shall be exposed, they shall be ordered to prostrate, but be unable” (Qur’an 68:42)

It shows that the…

01 Mar 7:00 PM 3 Read More...

Ibn Taymiyya and his predicting of future events!

The following is taken from the work uploaded – HERE
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In closing this section on the actions and views of certain Hanbalis promoted by many from Salafism in this age, it is also worth mentioning an incident regarding the Shaykh al-Islam of the detractors, Ibn Taymiyya (d. 728 AH…

01 Mar 3:30 PM 0 Read More...

How to understand the Attributes of Allah – al-Qawl al-Tamam

This is the most detailed work on the issue of understanding the Attributes (Sifat) of Allah via the means of Tafwid of the kayfiyya (howness) and ma’na (meaning) by Shaykh Dr.  Sayf al-Asri of Yemen. The work has been endorded by the late Senior Aqida specialist – Shaykh Wahbi…

29 Dec 1:00 AM 11 Read More...