Author Archives: FollowingtheSunnah

If You Did Not Sin

If You Did Not Sin Translated & Compiled ByAbbas Abu Yahya From Abu Hurairah -RadhiAllaahu anhu- from the Prophet -sallAllahu alayhi wa sallam- who said: لو لم تُذنِبوا لذهبَ اللهُ بكُمْ ولجاءَ بقومٍ يُذنبونَ ثمَّ يستغفرونَ فيغفرَ لهُم ‘If you did not sin indeed Allaah would take you away then bring a people who would sin then they would seek forgiveness and Allaah would forgive […]

3 – At the time of Slaughtering an Animal

Times When a Person Should say Bismillaah مواضع تُشرع فيها البسملة 3 – At the Time of Slaughtering an Animal Translated By Abbas Abu Yahya From Rafai bin Khadeej  from the Prophet –sallAllaahu alayhi wa Salam– that he said: مَا أَنْهَرَ الدَّمَ وَذُكِرَ اسْمُ اللَّهِ عَلَيْهِ فَكُلْ، لَيْسَ السِّنَّ وَالظُّفُرَ، أَمَّا السِّنُّ فَعَظْمٌ، وَأَمَّا الظُّفُرُ […]

Love for your Brother…

Love for your brother…. ‏                      Translated                  By   Abbas Abu Yahya Shaykh Muhammad al-Uthaymeen (d. 1421 A.H.) -Rahimahullaah- said:  « إِذَا كُنْتَ لَا تُحِبُّ لِأَخِيكَ مَا تُحِبُّ لِنَفْسِكَ فَأَنْتَ مُصِرٌّ عَلَىٰ كَبِيرَةٍ مِنْ كَبَائِرِ الذُّنُوبِ ».‘If you did not love for your brother what you love for yourself, then you are persistent upon a sin from the […]

Listening to Singing which Stirs Emotions

Listening to Singing which Stirs Emotion      استماع الأغاني العاطفية                                By Shaykh al-MuftiAbdulAziz bin Abdullaah bin Baz (d. 1420 A.H.) Translated By Abbas Abu Yahya Question : a woman from Iraq asks,  I fulfill the religious obligations of prayer, fasting and reciting Qur’aan with complete sincerity, but I also listen to emotional singing,  which does not […]

No.2 -Forgetting to say Bismillaah When Eating

Times When a Person Should say Bismillaah* مواضع تُشرع فيها البسملة  *No.2 -Forgetting to say Bismillaah When Eating* From Ayesha RadhiAllaahu anhu who said that the Messenger of Allaah sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam said: إذا أكل أحدكم فليذكر اسم الله ، فإن نسي أن يذكر اسم الله  في أوله فليقل بسم الله أوله وآخره‘When […]