Taking Pictures Using a Mobile Phone – Shaykh Saalih al-Fawzaan

  Question: What is the ruling concerning taking pictures using a mobile phone considering some people say that it is just capturing a shadow and there is no prohibition in that, so what is the ruling concerning that? Answer: For HIM there is no prohibition in that, as for the Sunnah and the evidences THEN … Continue reading Taking Pictures Using a Mobile Phone – Shaykh Saalih al-Fawzaan

Shaykh Al-Fawzaan: Regarding Naming with ‘Salafiyyah’ or So-and-So ‘as-Salafi’ or ‘al-Atharee’ and Other Such Titles

Question: What is your opinion about naming with, ‘Salafiyyah’ or so-and-so as-Salafi or al-Atharee and other such titles? Reply by Shaykh Saalih al-Fawzaan (hafidhahullah): This is a Tazkiyah (praise) for oneself. One should adhere to Ittiba (following) of the Salaf, and its Iqtida (requirements) and not name himself, ‘Salafi’ because in this is Tazkiyah for … Continue reading Shaykh Al-Fawzaan: Regarding Naming with ‘Salafiyyah’ or So-and-So ‘as-Salafi’ or ‘al-Atharee’ and Other Such Titles

Monopolizing Salafiyyah – Shaykh Saalih al-Fawzaan

Question: There is a group from amongst the students and youth who have formed a faction, monopolized Salafiyyah, claimed that their brothers are innovators (made tabdee’ of them) and fanatically adhere to their opinions. So what is Salafiyyah? Response by Shaykh Fawzaan: Salafiyyah [i.e. the Salafi] is the one who is upon the methodology of … Continue reading Monopolizing Salafiyyah – Shaykh Saalih al-Fawzaan

Indeed, this knowledge Is Deen, so look to the one you take your Deen from- ibn sireen

Who Do We Take Our Knowledge from – Shaykh Saalih Al-fawzaan Question A man teaches the people the sciences of the Islamic legislation and the Aqeedah of the Salaf even though he did not acquire knowledge from the mashaayikh and the scholars; is knowledge taken from him? Answer As long as he does not have … Continue reading Indeed, this knowledge Is Deen, so look to the one you take your Deen from- ibn sireen

Shaikh Fawzaan Responds To The Claim That The Salafi Methodology is Inappropriate For This Era

 Shaikh Saalih Al-Fawzaan (hafidhahullaah) was asked:   Some people claim that the manhaj (methodology) of Ahlus Sunnah wal Jamaa’ah is inappropriate for this era. They utilise their proof that the principles of the Sharee’ah as deemed by Ahlus Sunnah wal Jamaa’ah cannot be actualised today. The Shaikh replied: “The one who cites that the manhaj … Continue reading Shaikh Fawzaan Responds To The Claim That The Salafi Methodology is Inappropriate For This Era

Imaam Barbahaaree: “Wiping over the leather socks is a Sunnah.” Shaikh Fawzaan: Whoever rejects that is not from Ahlus-Sunnah

By Abu Khadeejah Abdul-Wahid In the name of Allaah, Most Merciful, Bestower ofMercy.Imaam Abu Muhammad Al-Hasan b. `Alee b. Khalaf al-Barbahaaree (died 329H,rahimahullaah) stated in his Sharhus-Sunnah (point 34):“Wiping over the leather socks is a Sunnah.”والمسح على الخفين سنة Explanation:Shaikh Saalih al-Fawzaan (hafidhahullaah) commenting upon this stated in It-haaf al-Qaaree (vol. 1):“Wiping over the socks … Continue reading Imaam Barbahaaree: “Wiping over the leather socks is a Sunnah.” Shaikh Fawzaan: Whoever rejects that is not from Ahlus-Sunnah

Matters Will Not Be Correct and Sound Except with the Presence of Tawheed

Shaykh Saalih al-Fawzaan says: This is what is obligatory for the duaat (callers) to precede upon in their call, that <strong>they should focus upon warning against shirk and calling to tawheed before everything,</strong> otherwise their call will not be upon the methodology of the Messenger (sallallaahualayhi wa sallam). Allah sent the Messenger (sallallaahu `alayhi wa … Continue reading Matters Will Not Be Correct and Sound Except with the Presence of Tawheed