Inform those whom you love for the sake of Allah -Shaykh Zayd al-Madkhali

In the name of Allah the Most Gracious the Most Merciful Inform those whom you love for the sake of Allah By Shaykh Zayd al-Madkhali may Allah have mercy on him Al-Miqdam ibn Ma’di Karib reported that the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, إِذَا أَحَبَّ أَحَدُكُمْ أَخَاهُ فَلْيُعْلِمْهُ أَنَّهُ أَحَبَّهُ “When one…

Sleeping after Fajr and Asr is disliked -Shaykh Zayd al-Madkhali

In the name of Allah the Most Gracious the Most Merciful Sleeping after Fajr and Asr is disliked By Shaykh Zayd al-Madkhali may Allah have mercy on him Khawwat ibn Jubayr [May Allah be pleased with him] said, نَوْمُ أَوَّلِ النَّهَارِ خُرْقٌ، وَأَوْسَطُهُ خُلْقٌ، وَآخِرُهُ حُمْقٌ “Sleeping in the first part of the day is…

What does “Amma Ba’d” mean and how is it used? -Shaykh Zayd al-Madkhali

In the name of Allah the Most Gracious the Most Merciful What does “Amma Ba’d” mean and how is it used? By Shaykh Zayd al-Madkhali may Allah have mercy on him Zayd ibn Aslam [may Allah be pleased with him] said, أَرْسَلَنِي أَبِي إِلَى ابْنِ عُمَرَ، فَرَأَيْتُهُ يَكْتُبُ‏:‏ بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمَنِ الرَّحِيمِ، أَمَّا بَعْدُ‏ “My…

Can a person take the Kunya “Abul Qaasim”? -Shaykh Zayd al-Madkhali

In the name of Allah the Most Gracious the Most Merciful Can a person take the Kunya “Abul Qaasim”?  By Shaykh Zayd al-Madkhali may Allah have mercy on him Abu Hurayrah [may Allah be pleased with him] reported that the Prophet [peace and blessings be upon him] said, تَسَمُّوا بِاسْمِي، وَلاَ تُكَنُّوا بِكُنْيَتِي، فَإِنِّي أَنَا أَبُو…

Why is al-Bukhari’s collection more authentic than Muslim’s? -Shaykh ibn al-’Uthaymeen

In the name of Allah the Most Gracious the Most Merciful Why is al-Bukhari’s collection more authentic than Muslim’s? By Shaykh Muhammad ibn Saalih al-’Uthaymeen may Allah have mercy on him The shaykh mentions this benefit in his explanation of “al-Bayquniyyah” under the portion of the book entitled “Mabaahith Hadithiyyah”. He said: There are three…