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The Ta'wiil of Ibnul Jawzi in his works.

Saleem Dhonye says:

[ Imam Ibn Jawziy (597 H) said:

كان أحمد – يعني الإمام أحمد بن حنبل – لا يقول بالجهة للباري

Imam Ahmad Ibn Hambal never attributed direction to Al Baari (Allaah).]

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The Humble Heretic

‘Alî bin Abî Khâlid – Allâh have mercy on him – reports:

I once said to Ahmad, “This shaykh – referring to an older man who was with us – is my neighbor. 279 more words


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