SWORD AGAINST BID’AH {PART-1}


  UNDERSTANDING BID’AH   What is Bid’ah ?   Linguistically meaning: Linguistically Bid’ah (innovation) means “a newly invented matter”.   The Shari’ah definition of Bid’ah: The Prophet (Sallallahu a’laihi wa sallam) said, “Every newly Invented matter (in the religion) is Bid’ah and every Bid’ah is dalalah (going astray) and every dalalah is in the Fire.”…

SWORD AGAINST BID’AH {PART-2}


QURANIC VERSES WITH TAFSEER,HADITH AND ATHAR   First Ayah: “This day have those who reject faith given up all hope of your religion, yet do not fear them but fear Me. This Day have I perfected your Deen for you, completed My Favours upon you and have chosen for you Islam as your Deen.” (Surah…

SWORD AGAINST BID’AH {PART-3}


REFUTING THE CLAIMED EVIDENCE   Claimed Evidence – 1 When Umar ibn Al-Khattab was the Khalifah, he ordered Ubay bin Ka’b and Tamim ad-Dari to stand and lead the people in prayer during Ramadan. When he went out to the mosque while the people were all united behind one Imam, watching this he said, “What…

SWORD AGAINST BID’AH {PART-4}


DEALING WITH INNOVATORS   People of bid’ah are not to be excommunicated The proof that the Companions did not declare the Khawarij kafir (disbelievers) is that they offered ṣalah behind them. ‘Abdullah bin Umar and other companions, for example, offered ṣalah behind Najdah al-Ḥaruri. They discussed with them various issues, gave them their opinions on…

SAYING SADAQ ALLAHUL AZHEEM AFTER FINISHING READING THE QURAN


  Question Is saying Sadaqaallahu Al Azim after reciting or quoting from the Qur’an an innovation, and if it is, how was it introduced?   Answer: Praise be to Allah.   Many people have the habit of ending a recitation from the Qur’an with the words “Sadaqa Allahu al-‘Azeem (Almighty Allah has spoken the truth),”…