June 29, 2024 4 mins

Should I Follow My Teacher When He Is Leaving the Relied-upon Position?

Answered by Ustadh Sufyan Qufi  Question I was wondering, when studying Fiqh as a layman, should one always follow the mu’tamad position or follow one’s teachers, even if they do not follow the official view of the Madhab? Answer I pray this finds you in the best of states. It is obligatory to follow the […]
June 10, 2024 1 min

Is There a Difference between Fearing Allah and Being in Awe of Him? – Sha...

Answered by Shaykh Irshaad Sedick Question Is There a Difference between Fearing Allah and Being in Awe of Him? Shaykh Irshaad will explain the distinction between fear and awe, exploring the Arabic roots of these words. He will provide valuable insights into Quranic translations and discuss why scholars are defined by their deep fear of […]
June 10, 2024 1 min

How Does One Seek an Answer to a Religious Question About Others? – Shaykh...

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question How Can One Ensure Their Speech Only Has Clear Benefits? Shaykh Abdul-Rahim will elucidate the circumstances and conditions under which it is permissible to mention the faults of others and provide guidance on how to do so respectfully, constructively, and in accordance with Islamic principles. Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat pursued […]
June 2, 2024 2 mins

What Qualities Should I Look for in a Teacher of Islamic Sciences?

Answered by Shaykh Khalid al-Kharsa Question What qualities should I look for in a teacher of Islamic sciences? Answer In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. A teacher is a role model and should possess qualities that inspire students to love, imitate, and adopt his manners. In detail, a teacher of […]