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  • Saying ‘Yaa Naafi', ‘Yaa Maani', ‘Yaa Noor’ in supplication Date: 23-3-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum, can I recite "Yaa Naafi'u " "Yaa Maani'u" "Yaa Noor" as 'wazeefah'? .. More

  • The appropriate approach to draw analogy between Allaah and His creation Date: 14-3-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Is it halal to use comparisons that include The Most High to prove a point? For example, when I want to prove that disbelieving is disgusting, could I compare this to somebody being given many gifts and then just acting arrogantly? For instance, a man is on the street and someone gives him ten dollars, but he does not thank him but.. More

  • The veils between Allaah and His slaves Date: 11-1-2016

    Al-Bukhaari (4500) and Muslim (6890) narrated from Abu Moosa that the Prophet, sallallaahu ʻalayhi wa sallam,said: “Two gardens of silver, their vessels and everything in them; and two gardens of gold, their vessels and everything in them. And there will be nothing between the people and their seeing their Lord, may He be blessed and exalted,.. More

  • The ruling on attributing tiredness and boredom to Allaah Date: 4-1-2016

    Assalamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuh. Does Shaykh Ibn ʻUthaymeen attribute boredom and tiredness to Allaah? Is it not blasphemous to hold such beliefs? Following is the fatwa of Shaykh Ibn ʻUthaymeen; when he was asked whether Allaah gets tired or bored, as is recorded in the following hadith of the Prophet, peace be upon him: “Allaah.. More

  • Describing Allaah as 'sitting' on the Throne in a narration by Ibn Al-Qayyim Date: 14-12-2015

    Our Shaykh, may Allaah be good to you. An Ash‘ari shaykh (may Allaah guide him) has caused many doubts in the hearts of the Salafi youth. Among many of them is the following: Ibn al-Qayyim mentioned a fabricated hadith to prove his creed in Ijtimaa’ Al-Juyoosh, where he mentioned the hadith: “...For indeed, the first one to pray (janaazah-burial).. More

  • Imaam Abu Haneefah believed that the Quran is not created Date: 26-11-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum. I know that stating that the Qur'an is created is kufr (disbelief). But what is the ruling on saying that one does not know whether it is created or not and declining to investigate or make a decision on the matter? Is it true that Imam Abu Hanifa refused to give a fatwa on this issue, and if so, why? May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • Refuting an allegation about the resemblance of Allaah to creatures Date: 26-11-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum. I hope it is possible to answer this question as soon as possible, because I am confused and sad. This question is so hard for me, but I need someone's help. I had a bad situation with one person who hates the creed of Ahlus-Sunnah (the people of the Sunnah) and our affirming of Allaah's attributes, such as His Hands, Face ... He.. More

  • We can neither confirm nor deny that Allaah 'walks' or 'runs' Date: 14-11-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum. Some Salafi student of knowledge said that you cannot affirm or deny anything about Allaah that He or the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,have not affirmed or denied. So he said that you cannot say that Allaah does not walk around, he then said that he is not saying this, but as Allaah has not said it himself, we have to just.. More

  • No authentic Hadeeth saying that Allaah sits on the Throne Date: 11-11-2015

    What is the authenticity of the Marfu hadith reported by Imam Ahmad on the authority of Ibn Abbas that says that Allaah sits on the Throne, and of the statement of Kharijah bin Mus'ab concerning this that Ibn Al-Qayyim mentions in As-Sawa'iq as well as Ibn Al-Uthaymin in Fatawa Arkan Al-Islam? Is there any 'istawa' without sitting? .. More

  • A creature having mercy does not contradict the fact that Allaah is Unique in regard to Mercy Date: 30-9-2015

    In Surah Al-Ikhlaas, Allaah says that He is absolutely One (Ahad). Ahad also refers to the fact that Allaah is absolutely ONE in each and every aspect, there is none that is similar to him in the slightest aspect. Some time ago, I read the hadith (in both Sahih Muslim and Bukhari) that says that Allaah created mercy and sent one part on earth and kept.. More

  • The names of Allaah are not created Date: 13-5-2015

    As-Salamu alaikum, I know that we say that Names and Atrributes of Allah subhanahu wa ta'ala are not created, while we say that names of attributes of creatures are created, but what we say for names such as Abdullah, Abdurrahman and names like these two, because these names contain also beautiful names of Allah. Maybe this obscurity is waswasah of.. More

  • Allaah's happiness does not resemble creations' happiness Date: 19-4-2015

    I want to ask question related to tawheed asma question is what is the diffence between the happines of allah and the happines of creation? My second question is allah says if you remember me and i will remember you so my question is what is the diffrence between his remebrance and creation remebrance ..jazakAllah khair.. .. More

  • Ibn ‘Uthaymeen's view on Allaah having a 'body', 'limit' and 'direction' Date: 18-4-2015

    Is it true that Shaykh Ibn ‘Uthaymeen attributed a jism (body) to Allaah in his commentary of ‘Aqeedah al-Waasitiyyah? Does Allaah have a hadd (limit) and directions (namely the six directions), and did Ibn Taymiyyah and Ibn al-Qayyimattribute that to Allaah? May Allaah bless you. .. More

  • No evidence that Aadam and Iblees saw Allaah before their expulsion to earth Date: 13-4-2015

    AsSalamu alaykum, What ahlus-sunnah says concerning next two questions: -Did Adam see Allah before he was sent to earth and -did Iblis saw Him before his apostasy ? May Allah reward you. .. More

  • Elucidation of At-Tabari's comments on the Highness and Istiwaa' Date: 10-4-2015

    Al salaam ‘alaykom wa rahmat Allah wa barakatoh. May Allâh bless you.I am wondering what imam al-Tabari’s view on istawa is? There is a well-known website here in Sweden, that many think is upon correct ‘Aqeedah, who claims that al-Tabari’s view on the word "istawa" is what the ash‘ari’s think.They have translated many parts of the Imam’s.. More