Forgotten Sunnah: Allowing rain to touch one’s skin -Shaykh Zayd al-Madkhali

In the name of Allah the Most Gracious the Most Merciful Forgotten Sunnah: Allowing rain to touch one’s skin By Shaykh Zayd al-Madkhali may Allah have mercy on him 571. Anas bin Maalik (may Allah be pleased with him) said, أَصَابَنَا مَعَ النَّبِيِّ صلى الله عليه وسلم مَطَرٌ، فَحَسَرَ النَّبِيُّ صلى الله عليه وسلم ثَوْبَهُ…

How can a female student balance between seeking knowledge and performing chores? -Shaykh Muqbil bin Haadi al-Waadi’ee

In the name of Allah the Most Gracious the Most Merciful How can a female student balance between seeking knowledge and performing chores? By Shaykh Muqbil bin Haadee al-Waadi’ee may Allah have mercy on him Question: A female student of knowledge studies in the masjid and when she returns home she takes out time to…

Explanation of Allah’s Names: al-Hafeedh الحفيظ al-Haafidh الحافظ -Shaykh Abdur-Razzaaq

In the name of Allah the Most Gracious the Most Merciful Explanation of Allah’s Names al-Hafeedh الحفيظ al-Haafidh الحافظ By Shaykh Abdur-Razzaaq ibn Abdil-Muhsin al-Badr may Allah preserve him The shaykh explains this beautiful Name in his book, “Fiqhul Asmaail Husnaa”. He says, Allah, the Most High, said, إِنَّ رَبِّى عَلَىٰ كُلِّ شَىۡءٍ حَفِيظٌ۬  “Surely,…

Four reasons why people commit polytheism (Shirk) -Ibn al-Qayyim

In the name of Allah the Most Gracious the Most Merciful Four reasons why people commit polytheism (Shirk)  Allah said in Surah Saba: 22-23, قُلِ ٱدۡعُواْ ٱلَّذِينَ زَعَمۡتُم مِّن دُونِ ٱللَّهِۖ لَا يَمۡلِڪُونَ مِثۡقَالَ ذَرَّةٍ۬ فِى ٱلسَّمَـٰوَٲتِ وَلَا فِى ٱلۡأَرۡضِ وَمَا لَهُمۡ فِيهِمَا مِن شِرۡكٍ۬ وَمَا لَهُ ۥ مِنۡہُم مِّن ظَهِيرٍ۬ “Say, [O Muhammad]. ‘Invoke those…