Woe to the learned one and woe to the ignorant one if…

Shaykhul Islaam Ahmad ibn Taymeeyah 728AH (May Allah have mercy on him) said, ﻭﻳﻞ ﻟﻠﻌﺎﻟﻢ ﺇﺫﺍ ﺳﻜﺖ ﻋﻦ ﺗﻌﻠﻴﻢ ﺍﻟﺠﺎﻫﻞ ﻭﻭﻳﻞ ﻟﻠﺠﺎﻫﻞ ﺇﺫﺍ ﻟﻢ ﻳﻘﺒﻞ . “ًWoe to the learned person if he is silent in teaching the ignorant one, and woe to the ignorant one if he does not accept.” Source: al-Mustadrik 2/281 Advertisements

The virtue of supplicating for someone while not in their presence

Shaykhul Islaam Ahmad ibn Taymeeyah 728AH (May Allah have mercy on him) said, دعاء الغائب للغائب أعظم إجابة من دعاء الحاضر لأنه أكمل إخلاصاً وأبعد عن الشرك “The supplication for one who is absent has a more tremendous response than the supplication while both are present (Or: than the supplication in ones presence) because this…

Arabic is the symbol of Islaam

Shaykhul Islaam Ahmad ibn Taymeeyah 728AH (May Allah have mercy on him) said, اللسان العربي شعار الاسلام و أهله, و اللغات من أعظم شعائر الأمم التي بها يتميزون “The Arabic tongue is the symbol of Islaam and its people, and languages are of the most significant signs by which nations are distinguished.” Source: Iqtidaa as-Siraat al-Mustaqeem 1/462

Want to become a walee of Allah? Adopt two attributes: Imaan and Taqwa

Shaykhul Islaam Ahmad ibn Taymeeyah 728AH (May Allah have mercy on him) said, من كان مؤمنا تقيا كان لله وليا “Whoever is a Allah-fearing believer is a walee of Allah” This is taken from the statement of Allah, أَلَآ إِنَّ أَوۡلِيَآءَ ٱللَّهِ لَا خَوۡفٌ عَلَيۡهِمۡ وَلَا هُمۡ يَحۡزَنُونَ (٦٢) ٱلَّذِينَ ءَامَنُواْ وَڪَانُواْ يَتَّقُونَ (٦٣) “No doubt!…

A message for those who reject Salafiyyah from Shaykhul Islaam

Shaykhul Islaam Ahmad ibn Taymeeyah 728AH (May Allah have mercy on him) said, فكل من أعرض عن الطريقة السلفية النبوية الشرعية الالهية فانه لا بد أن يضل و يتناقض و يبقى في الجهل المركب “So everyone who turns away from the divine legislative prophetic path (of the salaf), then it is a must for him…

Shaytaan is a retreating whisperer

Shaykhul Islaam Ahmad ibn Taymeeyah 728AH (May Allah have mercy on him) said, والشيطان وسواسٌ خناسٌ ، إذا ذكر العبدُ ربَّه خنس ، فإذا غفل عن ذكره وسوس “Shaytaan is a retreating whisperer (waswaas khannaas). If the slave remembers his Lord (Shaytaan) will retreat, and if the slave is forgetful (Shaytaan) will whisper.” Taken from:…