Category Archives: Advice

The Path to Guidance (Ibn Qayyim): The Methodology of a Muslim

Note: “deceiving, surmising, cheating, lying, beautifiers of speech” is the saying of Aboo Haatim ar-Raazee (d. 264H) as quoted by al-Laalikaa’ee in Sharh Usoolul-I’tiqaad Ahlus-Sunnah wal-Jamaa’ah (2/176-182).

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Interesting Findings and Conclusions from Past Studies and Investigations into Facebook

Here are some interesting articles concerning studies and investigations into the use of Facebook and the negative impact and traits it can have on a person (Allahu Musta’aan) like: a) being more jealous and envious of others, b) being more … Continue reading

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Ibn Qudaamah: The people of goodness do not intentionally seek prestige

Imaam Ibn Qudaamah Al-Maqdisee (rahimahullaah) said: Know that the basis of (love) of prestige is the love of widespread fame and glory (for oneself); that is a great danger and in obscurity there is safety. The people of goodness do … Continue reading

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The Advice of Shaykh bin Baaz to al-Mas’aree, al-Faqeeh and bin Laadin (al-Khaarijee) and All Those who Traverse their Way

1It is obligatory upon the constituents to co-operate with the rulers and committees. So along with every caller to the truth, there must be co-operation upon the truth and upon making it apparent and calling to it and abandoning the … Continue reading

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Video: The Importance of Sticking To the Scholars

DESCRIPTION An excellent lecture by brother Abu Uwais Abdullaah Alee (rahimahullaah) on the topic of sticking to the Ulemaa (scholars). Amongst the matters discussed are the distinguishing characteristics of the Ulemaa who are indeed very few in our times. The … Continue reading

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Video: 10 Things that Expiate the Sins

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Excellent Poetry in Rebuke of the One who Opposes the Hadeeth with Opinions

Al-Khateeb Al-Baghdaadee (d. 463H) cites an isnaad going back to Aboo ‘Abdillaah Muhammad ibn ‘Alee as-Suwaree that he said (in some lines of poetry): “Say to the one who opposes the hadeeth and sets out discrediting its people and those … Continue reading

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Islamic Teachings and Guidelines regarding Kindness and Good Treatment of Animals

Q: Doctor T.’A.S. From Australia raised a question about moving animals from Australia to the Middle East and was concerned about the bad conditions surrounding the shipment of these animals. We request H.E. Shaykh ‘Abdul-‘Aziz ibn ‘Abdullah ibn Baz to … Continue reading

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