The “National Day” is Bid’ah (Blameworthy Innovation) and an Imitation of the Non-Muslims

In the Name of Allaah, the Ever-Merciful… The National Day, or “al-Yowm al-Watanee”, widely celebrated in the various Muslim countries as a national holiday, is a bid’ah (blameworthy innovation) in Islam and an impermissable act of imitating the non-Muslims. As collected in the two Saheehs of al-Bukhaaree and Muslim, the Prophet (may Allaah raise his … Continue reading The “National Day” is Bid’ah (Blameworthy Innovation) and an Imitation of the Non-Muslims