Salafeeyah & Shaykh ul Islaam Ibn Taymeeyah

Category: Abbas Articles, Fawa'id Benefits
/Author:
Salafeeyah & Shaykh ul Islaam Ibn Taymeeyah السلفية و شيخ الاسلام ابن تيمية Compiled & Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya 1 – Salafeeyah is not exceeding the Qur’aan & the Sunnah Shaykh ul Islaam Ibn Taymeeyah -Rahimullaah- said: واعلم أنه ليس في العقل الصريح ولا في شيء من النقل...

The Origin is Tawheed

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
The Origin is Tawheed Translated & Compiled by Abbas Abu Yahya Imam Ibn al-Qayyim -rahimullaah- said: (فأصل ما تزكوا به القلوب والأرواح : هو التوحيد .) ‘So the origin with which the hearts and souls are purified is Tawheed.’ [Igathat al-Lahafaan 1/108] Love for the sake of Tawheed Shaykh...

Concern for the Heart

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
Concern for the Heart By Shaykh Usama bin Sa’ood al-Amri Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya Shaykh Usama bin Sa’ood al-Amri said: ‘If you take great concern with protecting your heart, then do not take knowledge except from the one who has been testified to with this knowledge, this is...

Committing Shirk is the Greatest Sin

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
Committing Shirk is the Greatest Sin Translated & Compiled by Abbas Abu Yahya A Definition of Shirk: From Abdullaah bin Mas’ood who said: سَأَلْتُ رَسُولَ اللَّهِ ﷺَ :أَيُّ الذَّنْبِ أَعْظَمُ ؟ ‘I asked the Messenger of Allaah ﷺ which is the greatest sin?’ He said: أَنْ تَجْعَلَ لِلَّهِ نِدًّا...

The Conditions of Repentance

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
The Conditions of Repentance By the Noble Shaykh Salih bin Fawzaan Al-Fawzaan Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya Question: Could you talk to us about Tawbah (repentance), what are its conditions, and what does Tawbah an-Nasooha (sincere repentance) mean? The Answer: Tawbah is returning from sinning back to obedience and it...

The Pure ‘Aqeedah

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
The Pure ‘Aqeedah By Shaykh Ali Nasir al-Faqeehee Translated By Abbas Abu Yahya ‘Indeed all Praise belongs to Allaah, we praise Him, we seek His aid, and we seek His forgiveness. We seek refuge in Him from the evil of our selves, and the evil of our actions. Whomever Allaah...

The Distinction of Imam Bukhari

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
The Distinction of Imam Bukhari Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya 1 – Being with the Prophet Al-Firabari said from his Shaykh al-Imam al-Bukhari -Rahimullaah: ‘One day al-Bukhari dictated many Hadeeth to me, and the scribe became worried, so al-Bukhari said: ‘Be delighted, because the people of amusements are busy...

Whoever Does not Supplicate to Allaah, then Allaah is Angry with him

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
Whoever Does not Supplicate to Allaah, then Allaah is Angry with him Taken from: Silsilah Ahadeeth As-Saheehah By Shaykh Muhadith Nasir as-Sunnah Muhammad Nasir- Deen Al-Albaani Translated by: Abbas Abu Yahya No. 2654 – From Abu Hurairah from the Messenger–sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam–: ‘Whoever does not supplicate (make Dua’)...

Opposing the Saying of the Prophet

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
Opposing the Saying of the Prophet Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya Imam Shafi’aee -Rahimullaah- said: ‘If you find that my statement opposes the statement of the Messenger of Allaah -sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam – then throw my statement to a wall. . .’ [Tareekh Damishk 51/365] Our Shaykh, Shaykh...

Beauty & Ugliness

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
Beauty & Ugliness Compiled & Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya [Beauty is Apparent on the Righteous] Shaykh ul-Islaam Ahmad bin AbdulHaleem Ibn Taymeeyah (d.728 A.H.) -Rahimullaah- said: ‘Every time a person increases in doing good acts and Taqwaa [1] then his goodness and beauty strengthens. Every time his sinning...

The Sun & Moon Cast into the Hell-Fire

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
The Sun & Moon Cast into the Hell-Fire Taken from Silsilah Ahadeeth As-Saheehah of Shaykh Al-Albaani Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya From AbdulAziz bin al-Mukhtar bin Abdullaah ad-Danaaj who said he witnessed Abu Salmah bin AbdurRahman sitting in a Masjid at the time of Khalid bin Usayd; He said...

A Discourse about Rebelling against An Oppressive Ruler

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
A Discourse about Rebelling against An Oppressive Ruler Translated By Abbas Abu Yahya They say: Is rebelling against the oppressive ruler in opposition to the principles of Ahl-ul-Sunnah? We say: Yes. They say: What’s the proof? We say: The hadeeth of Ubadat: ‘except if you see clear cut disbelief.’...

Getting Married with the Intention of Divorce

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
Getting Married with the Intention of Divorce by Shaykh Allaama Muhammad bin Salih al-Uthaymeen (d.1421 A.H.) Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya Getting married with the intention of divorce is Haraam because it is cheating the wife and her family The Esteemed Shaykh Muhammad bin Salih al-Uthaymeen may Allaah have...

How does a Father Teach his Children Tawheed?

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
كيف يعلم الأب أبناءه التوحيد؟ How does a Father Teach his Children Tawheed? Translated By Abbas Abu Yahya Shaykh Allama Muhammad bin Salih al-Uthaymeen -Rahimullaah- was asked: How does a father teach his children Tawheed? He answered: ● ‘He teaches them Tawheed just like he teaches them other matters...

From the Gardens of Paradise

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
From the Gardens of Paradise By the Muhaddith, Shaykh, Allamaa’ Muhammad Nasir uddeen al-Albaani Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya The questioner: ‘Regarding the Hadeeth ‘What is between my house and my Mimber is a garden from the gardens of Paradise’ Is the intent a multiplication of reward or is...

Advice About Rulers & Ruling

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
Advice About Rulers & Ruling Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya 1 – The desire for leadership Al-Muhalab said: ‘Desiring leadership is the reason for people to fight over leadership. So much so that blood is spilt and peoples’ wealth & chastity is regarded lawful for taking and evil and...

Following the First Three Generations

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
Following the First Three Generations Compiled & translated By Abbas Abu Yahya Returning to the First Period of Islaam 1– From Abu Waqid al-Laythee -Radi Allaahu anhu- said: ‘Indeed the Messenger of Allaah –sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam- said while we were sitting on a type of mat: ‘There will...

Following the Aathaar

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
Following the Aathaar Compiled & translated By Abbas Abu Yahya 1 – Shaykh ul-Islaam Ibn Taymeeyah (d.728) -Rahimullaah- said: ‘What is known by necessity for the one who reflects upon the Book and the Sunnah and what the Ahl-ul-Sunnah wal-Jammah agree upon from all the different sects: is that...

What Shaykh Hamad al-Ansaari said About Knowledge

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
What Shaykh Hamad al-Ansaari[1] said About Knowledge[2] Compiled & translated by Abbas Abu Yahya 1 – Seeking Knowledge is Worship ‘Seeking knowledge is worship, so it is not allowed to leave it due to having a bad intention, because with time, seeking knowledge will guide you to goodness.’[3] 2...

Some Ahadeeth Pertaining to taking Oaths, Vows and Expiations

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
Some Ahadeeth Pertaining to taking Oaths, Vows and Expiations Taken from Silsilah Ahadeeth As-Saheehah By the Muhaddith, Shaykh, Allamaa’ Muhammad Nasir uddeen al-Albaani Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya 1 – 1175 – From Hudayfah that the Messenger of Allaah -sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam- said: ‘Do not say: whatever Allaah wills and whatever so...

Only Saying Bismillaah When Beginning Food

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
Only Saying Bismillaah When Beginning Food Taken from ‘Silsilah Ahadeeth As-Saheehah’ By the Muhaddith, Shaykh, Allamaa’ Muhammad Nasir uddeen al-Albaani Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya No. 344– From Umar bin Abu Salmah who said: I was a young boy in the house of the Messenger of Allaah-sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam-and my hands used...

The Encouragement in Islaam to Utilize the Land & to Till the Land

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
The Encouragement in Islaam to Utilize the Land & to Till the Land Taken from ‘Silsilah Ahadeeth As-Saheehah’ By the Muhaddith, Shaykh, Allamaa’ Muhammad Nasir uddeen al-Albaani Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya ‘There are many Ahadeeth regarding this, I will mention a few of them: 7 – From Anas the Prophet -sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam- said:...

Writing ‘Ya Allaah & Ya Muhammad’

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
Writing ‘Ya Allaah & Ya Muhammad’ By Rabee’ ibn Haadee al-Madkhalee Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya The Question: A lot of what we see in certain Masajid is ‘Ya Allaah & Ya Muhammad’ (O Allaah & O Muhammad) written on the Mihrab, is it permissible to pray in the likes of these...

Seeking Refuge from the Evil Eye for Children

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
Seeking Refuge from the Evil Eye for Children Compiled & Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya From Ibn Abbas who said the Messenger of Allaah -sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam- used to seek refuge for al-Hassan and al-Hussein, he would say: ‘I seek refuge for you two with Allaah’s perfect words...

The Status of al-Istiqaama (being steadfast on the right way)

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
The Status of al-Istiqaama By Shaykh ul –Islaam Ibn Qayyim al-Jawziyyah as-Salafi -Rahimullaah- Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya Ibn Qayyim aj-Jawzeeyah (d.751 A.H.) -Rahimullaah- said: ‘From the levels of << It is only You we worship and only You we ask for help>> is the level of al-Istiqaama (being steadfast on the right way)....

Proof that Abu Bakr -Radi Allaahu anhu- was Deserving of the Khalafah

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
Proof that Abu Bakr –Radi Allaahu anhu– was Deserving of the Khalafah Taken from the book ‘The Life of the Greatest Man After the Prophets & Messengers: Abu Bakr as-Siddeeq’ Compiled By Muhammad Uthmaan al-Anjaaree Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya a – Shaykh ul-Islaam Ahmad bin AbdulHaleem Ibn Taymeeyah (d.728 A.H.) -Rahimullaah-said: ‘As...

The Obligation of Understanding the Proof According to the Understanding of the Salaf as-Salih

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
The Obligation of Understanding the Proof According to the Understanding of the Salaf as-Salih Compiled by Zakareeyah bin Ghulam Qadir Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya ‘Allaah Ta’ala gave proofs in His Noble Book concerning the excellence of the Salaf as-Salih, and following their way, Allaah Ta’ala said: <<And the first to...

I am a Salafi

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
I am a Salafi أنا سلفي By the Muhaddith, Shaykh, Allamaa’ Muhammad Nasir uddeen al-Albaani Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya Why the ascription of Salafeeyah? Is it a call to Hizbeeyah? Muhammad Nasir- Deen Al-Albaani (d.1420A.H) -Rahimullaah- was asked: ‘Why the ascription of Salafeeyah? Is it a call to...

The Excellence of the One Who has Mercy upon the People

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
The Excellence of the One Who has Mercy upon the People By Imam AbdurRahman bin Nasr as-Sa’adi Translated By Abbas Abu Yahya From Jareer bin Abdullaah -Radi Allaahu anhu- who said: the Messenger of Allaah -sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam- said: ‫من لا يرحم الناس لا يرحمه الله ‘Whoever does not have mercy...

‘And live with them in kindness’

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
‘And Live With Them in Kindness’ Compiled and Translated By Abbas Abu Yahya 1 -Allaah Ta’ala said: وَمِنْ آيَاتِهِ أَنْ خَلَقَ لَكُم مِّنْ أَنفُسِكُمْ أَزْوَاجًا لِّتَسْكُنُوا إِلَيْهَا وَجَعَلَ بَيْنَكُم مَّوَدَّةً وَرَحْمَةً < And of His signs is that He created for you from yourselves mates that you may find...

Mu’aawiyah, The Scribe of the Prophet -sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam-

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
Mu’aawiyah, The Scribe of the Prophet -sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam- Taken from ‘Silsilah Ahadeeth As-Saheehah’ By the Muhaddith, Shaykh, Allamaa’ Muhammad Nasir uddeen al-Albaani Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya 82 – ‘May Allaah not let his stomach become satisfied;’ i.e. Mu’aawiyah. Collected by Abu Dawood at-Tayyalisi in his ‘Musnad’...

A Muhaddith or A Faqih

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
A Muhaddith or A Faqih By the Muhaddith, Shaykh, Allamaa’ Muhammad Nasir uddeen al-Albaani Compiled and Translated By Abbas Abu Yahya Shaykh al-Albaani – may Allaah have mercy on him – was asked: ‘What is the connection between the knowledge of Fiqh (understanding of the religion) and the knowledge of hadeeth? Is it...

Praise of the ‘Ulema for Shaykh Abu AbdurRahmaan Muqbil bin Haadee al-Waadi’ee

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
Praise of the ‘Ulema for Shaykh Abu AbdurRahmaan Muqbil bin Haadee al-Waadi’ee Compiled & Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya 1- The ‘Allamaa The Muhadith Muhammad Nasr ud-Deen al-Albaani • Shaykh al-Albaani says; ‘….As for the people who know about this science then they do not have any doubt in the...

Who is more knowledgeable in Hadeeth?

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
Who is more knowledgeable in Hadeeth? By Shaykh Muhadith Nasir as-Sunnah Muhammad Nasir- Deen Al-Albaani Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya The Shaykh was asked: Regarding refuting the book ‘Sunnah Nabaweeyah Bayn Ahl-ul-Fiqh wa Ahl-ul-Hadeeth’ [By Muhammad Ghazali] since there are flaws concerning the hadeeth, many of the scholars have refuted it. What is...

Who is A Mubtadi (Innovator)?

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
Who is A Mubtadi’ (Innovator)? Compiled & Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya Shaykh ul-Islaam Ibn Taymeeyah (d.728 A.H.) -Rahimullaah- said : ‘The Bida’ by which a person would be counted as from the Ahl-ul-Ahwa (the people who follow desires) is that which is well known by the people of...

Speaking about the people of Bida’

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
Speaking about the people of Bida’ By Shaykh ul-Islaam Ibn Taymeeyah -Rahimullaah- Translated & Compiled by Abbas Abu Yahya Shaykh ul-Islaam Ibn Taymeeyah -Rahimullaah- said: ‘And if giving advice is obligatory for general and specific religious interests: like regarding narrators of hadeeth who make mistakes and lie then like...

Principles of Bida

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
A Collection of Some of the Principles of Bida’ From the Works of The Muhaddith, Shaykh, Allamaa’ Muhammad Nasiruddeen al-Albaani Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya Principles of Bida’ – 1 Adhering to general texts which have not been implemented\acted upon is not from the Fiqh of the Salaf. Shaykh...

From the Secrets of Fatiha and what it contains

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
From the Secrets of Fatiha and What it Contains By Shaykh ul –Islaam Ibn Qayyim aj-Jawzeeyah as-Salafi -Rahimullaah- Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya Shamsuddeen Muhammad bin Abee Bakr Ibn Qayyim aj-Jawzeeyah (d.751 A.H.) -Rahimullaah- said: Two Strengths ‘The human being has two strengths: The strength of researched knowledge. And...

Drinking standing up

Category: Abbas Articles
/Author:
Standing up Drinking standing up Taken from ‘Silsilah Ahadeeth As-Saheehah’ By the Muhaddith, Shaykh, Allamaa’ Muhammad Nasir uddeen al-Albaani Translated by Abbas Abu Yahya No. 175 – From Abu Huraira who said: the Messenger of Allaah -sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam- said: ‘One of you should not dare drink standing...