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Questions and Answers on Tawbah from Ibn Taymiyah

As it comes in Majmoo’ al-Fataawa of Ibn Taymiyah:

وسئل رحمه الله عن قوله : { ما أصر من استغفر وإن عاد في اليوم والليلة سبعين مرة } .

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Imam Al-Mawahibi: A True Servant to the Knowledge

He is `Abdul Baqi ibn `Abdul Baqi ibn `Abdul Qadir ibn `Abdul Baqi ibn Ibrahim ibn `Umar ibn Muhammad Al-Ba`li Al-Mawahibi Ad-Dimashqi. Born Saturday 18 Rabi` ul-Akhir in the year 1005 AH, he came from a family of theologians and judges. 1,677 more words

Abu Jafar Al-hanbali


Aboo Bakr al-Marroodhee said, “I heard Aboo ‘Abdullaah (i.e., Imaam Ahmad) and he had been asked about a people who do not agree to wiping over the khuffs say, ‘They are Khawaarij people from the Ibaadees,” … 106 more words


Three reasons why it is disliked to fast one or two days before Ramadan: Ibn Rajab

As it comes in both Saheeh al-Bukhari and Saheeh Muslim, Abu Hurayrah narrated that the Messenger of Allah said:

لاَ يَتَقَدَّمَنَّ أَحَدُكُمْ رَمَضَانَ بِصَوْمِ يَوْمٍ أَوْ يَوْمَيْنِ، إِلَّا أَنْ يَكُونَ رَجُلٌ كَانَ يَصُومُ صَوْمَهُ، فَلْيَصُمْ ذَلِكَ اليَوْمَ

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The Month of Sha`ban is Upon Us

We are now midway through Sha`ban. It is my hope that those preparing for Ramadan will use these remaining days for much needed reflection and utilisation of time. 87 more words

Abu Jafar Al-hanbali

Why this Imam Still Matters

Known to his contemporaries as “the teacher of the scholars, the `alim, the scholar of the principles of fiqh, the scholar of fiqh, the grammarian,” 1,006 more words

Abu Jafar Al-hanbali

Why We Must Remember Imam Mustafa Ash-Shatti

He is Mustafa ibn Ahmad ibn Hasan ibn `Umar ash-Shatti ad-Dumi ad-Dimishqi al-Hanbali was born in the year 1273 AH in the city of Damascus, being the recipient of the legacy of one of the most famous Hanbali families in the Middle East. 1,175 more words

Abu Jafar Al-hanbali