Tag Archives: Ibn Taymiyyah

August, 2021

  • 19 August

    A statement attributed to ‘Allamah ibn Taymiyyah regarding the people of truth

    Question Is this statement authentic and what is the reference for it? سُئل شيخ الإسلام ابن تيمية: من هم أهل الحق قال: إما في السجون وإما في ساحات الوغى وإما في القبور Ibn Taymiyyah (rahimahullah) was once asked, “Who are the people of truth?” He replied: ‘Either under the earth, in prison or in the battlefield.'”

  • 9 August

    Loving Abu Bakr and ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) is part of Iman

    Question Is there any Hadith which says that love for Abu Bakr and Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) is a part of faith (Iman)? Kindly provide the Arabic text also with the reference.

December, 2020

October, 2019

  • 1 October

    A knowledgeable person’s view on Tasbih and Istighfar

    Question Is there any mention regarding the name of this teacher of Ibn Qayyim Al Jawziyyah? Please mention the Arabic text as well. Ibn Qayyim (rahimahullah) asked his teacher: “Is it more beneficial to make tasbih [glorify Allah] or to make istighfar [seek Allah’s forgiveness]?” He replied, ‘The dirty garment is more in need of soap than perfume'” (Al Wabilus …

July, 2019

  • 31 July

    A Hadith Qudsi regarding those who obey Allah and those who disobey Him

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? ألَا قد طال شوق الأبرار إلى لقائي، وإني أشدُّ شوقًا لهم، ألَا من طلبني وجَدني، ومن طلب غيري لم يجدني، من ذا الذي أقبل عليَّ وما قبلتُه؟ من ذا الذي طرق بابي وما فتحته؟ من ذا الذي توكَّل علي وما كفيته؟ من ذا الذي دعاني وما أجبته؟ من ذا الذي سألني وما أعطيته؟ أهل ذِكري …

  • 18 July

    Every inhabitant of Jannah will see Allah Ta’ala

    Question I remember hearing that not every person of Jannah will see Allah Ta’ala, only people who are in the highest level will get this opportunity. Is this correct?

  • 9 July

    A brief biography of Hafiz Ibn Kathir (rahimahullah)

    Question Can you provide a brief biography of Hafiz Ibn Kathir (rahimahullah)?

March, 2019

February, 2019

November, 2018

  • 19 November

    An incident on racism

    Question Is this narration authentic? Abu Salamah ibn ‘Abdir Rahman reports that Qays bin Matatiyyah once came to a gathering that included Salman Al Farisi, Suhayb Ar Rumi and Bilal (radiyallahu ‘anhum) and remarked, “Here [in the gathering are the Aws and Khazraj tribes who have stood up to assist that man [i.e Rasulullah sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam] [This I …

October, 2018

  • 5 October

    A narration attributed to ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) describing those with Taqwa

    Question My query is the quote of Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) on Taqwa [a lengthy one] I was wondering if you can provide the Arabic text for this: The quote commences: “When Allah created His creation, He did so while He was completely independent of their obedience towards Him and of their disobedience towards Him. No disobedience can hurt Him …

August, 2018