Category Archives: Salaf

Narration on How to Obtain Knowledge from Its Sources

Ibn Barjas (rahimahullâh) said: “O student! If you want knowledge from its sources then you should stick to the great scholars: those who have gray beards and weak bodies and have lost their power in [pursuit of] knowledge and educating. … Continue reading

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The Golden Statement of Imaam Maalik

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PiousMuslim.com – Guidance from the Salaf on Patience and Complaining about Calamities

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Classic narration: “I do not know which of the two is better: that Allaah guided me to Islaam, or that He did not make me a Harooree”

Stated Abul-’Aaliyah (d.90H) – rahimahullaah, “I read the Qur’aan ten years after the death of your Prophet (sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam). So Allaah bestowed upon me two blessings, I do not know which of the two is better: that He … Continue reading

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The Love of Ahl-ul-Bayt (RadiAllaah anhum) for the Khalifah of the Messenger of Allaah (sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam)

The Love of Ahl-ul-Bayt -RadiAllaah anhum- for the Khalifah of the Messenger of Allaah – sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam – Taken from the book ‘The Life of the Greatest Man After the Prophets & Messengers: Abu Bakr as-Siddeeq’ Compiled By … Continue reading

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Ibn Taymiyyah: Sound Reason and Authentic Text Never Necessitate Opposition to the Salafi Way

Shaykh al-Islaam Ibn Taymiyyah presents a nice statement in the course of his refutation of factions of the people of kalaam, and through it he lays down an important principle. He says in Fatawa al-Hamawiyyah (Dar Kutub al-Ilmiyyah, 1409H/1988CE, p. … Continue reading

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Narrations of the Salaf about Sincerity, Showing Off and the Love of Fame

Compiled and Translated by Abu Abdillaah Hassan as-Somali Taken from the book: ‘Min Akhbaar-is-Salaf’ Ayoob As-Sakhtayaani used to pray the night prayer, and he would conceal this. If morning arrived, he would raise his voice as if he only awoke … Continue reading

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Brief Biography of some companions (from the book “Commentary on Al-Muzani’s Sharhus-Sunnah”)

List of biographies taken from the recommended book, Commentary on Al-Muzani’s Sharhus-Sunnah, Sunnah Publishing. 1) Abu Bakr رضي الله عنه 2) ‘Umar Ibnul-Khattab رضي الله عنه 3) ‘Uthman Ibn ‘Affan رضي الله عنه 4) ‘Ali Ibn Abi Talib رضي الله … Continue reading

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