The Hadith Al-Jariyah: ‘Ayna Allah -Where (?) or What Status?

Shaykh Muhammad Zahid Al-Kawthari states: And this wretch quotes the hadith: "'ayna Allah" [the hadith of the slave woman], which is mudtarib [inconsistent] whether from the point of view of the text of the hadith or its transmission. Furthermore, the word 'ayna may be a question about place [makaan] or it may be an enquiry …

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On the Messenger of Allah (s) Asking for our Forgiveness After his Passing

Muḥammad b. Ṣāliḥ Al-`Uthaymīn has objected to taking proof from the aforementioned verse of the Qur'ān  [and had they, when they were unjust to themselves, come to you and asked forgiveness of Allah and the Messenger had (also) asked forgiveness for them, they would have found Allah Oft-returning (to mercy), Merciful] as he said in …

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The Prescribed Dhikr of Ibn Taymiyya vs the Pseudo-Salafis of Islam QA

Say the Pseudo-Salafis of Islam QA: It should be said to those who stipulate sending blessings three thousand times: What made you choose this number, and what is so special about it? Whatever good he mentions about it may be answered by saying: Did the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) fail …

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Hadith on Takfir: The accuser is closer to unbelief than the accused

Hudhaifa reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, I fear for you that a man will recite the Quran until his delight is seen and he takes Islam as a cloak. Then, he changes to whatever Allah wills for him, such that it is stripped from him and he throws it behind …

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Ibn Abdul Wahhab: The majority of people of Al-Hijaz reject the Resurrection!

The liar said: ومعلوم: أن أهل أرضنا، وأرض الحجاز، الذي ينكر البعث منهم أكثر ممن يقر به، والذي يعرف الدين أقل ممن لا يعرفه "It's known regarding the people of our land (i.e. Najd) and the land of al-Hijaz, that those among them who reject the resurrection [after death] are more than those who accept …

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