Category Archives: Tawheed

The core message of the Qur’an – to worship Allaah alone without associating any partners in His worship

The Qur’an has 6,236 verses in total (not counting the basmalas at start) with the core message being to worship Allaah alone (Tawhid) without associating any partners in that worship (Shirk). The first pillar of Islaam (Shahadah) and the first … Continue reading

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Imaam At-Tahawi on the Categories of Tawheed

The Imaam, Aboo Ja’far at-Tahaawee (d.321H) – rahimahullah – said in the introduction of his text concerning ‘aqeedah (belief), commonly-known as, at-Tahaawiyyah, “We say concerning the Tawheed of Allaah, whilst believing in the guidance of Allaah: that Allaah is One … Continue reading

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Imaam Abu Haneefah on the Categories of Tawheed

Imaam Aboo Haneefah an-Nu’maan Ibn Thaabit (d.150H) – rahimahullaah – said in his book, al-Fiqhul-Absat, “And Allaah is to be called upon upwards, not downwards, because lowless is not from the description of ar-Ruboobiyyah and al-Uloohiyyah at all.” Refer to … Continue reading

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Video: Importance of Tawheed

Related Link: The THREE Categories of Tawheed in ONE Ayah! https://islamtees.wordpress.com/2011/11/11/the-three-categories-of-tawheed-in-one-ayah/

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The Connection between the categories of Tawheed

What follows are excerpts from the recommended book, Explanation of the Hadith of Jibril About the Teachings of Islam by Shaykh ‘Abdul-Muhsin al-’Abbad, Sunnah Publishing: “…And the testimony that none has the right to be worshipped besides Allah means that … Continue reading

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Video: An Explanation of the 99 Names of Allaah by Abu Talhah Dawood Burbank (rahimahullah)

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The Tawhid of Any Person is Not Valid Until He Knows Allaah Is Above His Throne (Statement of Imaam al-Muzanee)

Imam al-Dhahabi reports in al-Siyar (12/494): ‘Amr bin Tamim al-Makki said: I heard Muhammad bin Isma’il al-Tirmidhi [who] said: I heard al-Muzanee saying, “The Tawhid of any [person] is not valid, sound until he knows that Allaah the Exalted is … Continue reading

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The MEANING of Laa ilaaha illallaah

Stated Shaykhul-Islaam Ibn Taymiyyah (d.728H) – rahimahullaah, “Al-Ilaah (the deity) is al-Ma‘looh (the one who is deified). And al-Ma‘looh is the one who is deserving of worship.” 3 Stated Imaam al-Qurtubee (d.671H) – rahimahullaah, “Laa ilaaha illallaah: That is, there … Continue reading

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