Salafiyya

We will say at the very outset that the books written by the scholars of Ahl as-Sunna (rahmatullâhi ta’âlâ ’alaihim ajma’în) do not mention anything in the name of “Salafiyya” or a “Salafiyya madhhab.” These names, forged later by the lâ-madhhabî, have spread among the Sunni muslims through the books of the lâ-madhhabîs translated from…

Conclusion

Conclusion In short, Din (religion) means the system of rules revealed by Allâhu ta’âlâ toProphets in order to teach the beliefs, behaviour, words and attitudes liked by Allâhu ta’âlâ, worships to be performed, and ways of attaining happiness in this world and in the Hereafter. Illusions and imaginary stories fabricated by the imperfect human mind…

Part Seven

Having enjoyed the first secret, I was looking forward to knowing the second secret. Eventually one day the secretary explained the second secret he had promised. The second secret was a fifty page scheme prepared for the high ranking officials working in the Ministry for annihilating Islam altogether within a century’s time. The scheme was…

The Early Savants

The great Hanafî scholar Muhammad Bahît al-Mutî’î, a professor at Jâmi’ al-Azhar University in Egypt, wrote in his book Tat’hîr al-fu’âd min danisi ’l-i’tiqâd: “Of all people, prophets (’alaihimu ’s-salâtu wa ’s-salâm) had the most exalted and maturest souls. They were immune from such things as being wrong, erring, unawareness, perfidy, bigotry, obstinacy, following the nafs,…