Author Archives: FollowingtheSunnah

Adhering to Superstitions

Adhering to Superstitions Translated ByAbbas Abu Yahya Abul Wafa bin Aqeel al-Hanbali (d  531 A.H.) said:” لو تَمسَّك الناسُ بالشرعِيَّات تَمَسُّكَهُم بالخُرافَات لاستَقَامَت أمُورُهم ” .‘If the people adhered to the Sharia like they adhered to superstitions their matters would be straight and correct.’ [Al-Adab ash-Sharia 3/236] ” لو تَمسَّك الناسُ بالشرعِيَّات تَمَسُّكَهُم بالخُرافَات لاستَقَامَت […]

What is authentic regarding the date on which the Prophet ﷺ was born?

ما هو الصحيح في تاريخ ولادة النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم ؟ What is authentic regarding the date on which the Prophet ﷺ was born? Translated ByAbbas Abu Yahya The great scholar of Hadeeth, shaykh Muhammad Nasiruddeen al-Albaani said: ‘As for the date of birth of the Prophet, then there are different statements of which day […]

Opposing the Book & the Sunnah is Misguidance

Opposing the Book & the Sunnah is Misguidance Translated ByAbbas Abu Yahya Shaykh Muhammad Nasir uddeen Al-Albaani said: ‘These people who oppose the Book and the Sunnah, they are – no doubt- misguided…. Therefore, as long as this is the case, they are sick and it is obligatory that we have compassion for them and […]

The Efforts of the Non-Muslims in Reviving the Bida of Celebrating the Prophet’s Birthday

حرص الكفار على إحياء بدعة المولد The Efforts of the Non-Muslims in Reviving the Bida of Celebrating the Prophet’s Birthday TranslatedByAbbas Abu Yahya The historian Al-Jabaruti (d. 1822 C.E.) said: ‘When Napoleon Bonaparte conquered Egypt, he tightened his grip on the Sufis and those who celebrated Mawlid (celebrating the Prophet’s birthday). Their activities had weakened […]

The Dua for cure from Sadness

The Dua for cure from Sadness Translated By Abbas Abu Yahya From al-Qasim bin AbdurRahman from his father from Abdullaah who said that the Messenger of Allaah sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam said: “Allaah does not afflict a slave with grief nor sadness, except that if the slave says: – اللَّهُمَّ إِنِّي عَبْدُكَ وَابْنُ عَبْدِكَ وَابْنُ […]