Ahlus Sunnah Archives - IslamQA

Find answers to your Islamic questions by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.

Imagining Allah Ta’ala

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Q: I sometimes think how Allah Ta’ala will be and where he is. Is thinking about Allah in this way shirk? I am not talking about His origin but I am talking about his presence and knowing Him. A: It is the belief of the Ahlus Sunnah wal jamaa’ah that Allah Ta’ala is alone in His… read more »

The attributes of Allah Ta’ala

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Q: What are the beliefs of the Ahlus Sunnah regarding the attributes of Allah Ta’ala? Are all the sifaat of Allah Ta’ala infinite? A: It is the belief of the Ahlus Sunnah wal jamaa’ah that Allah Ta’ala is alone in His being and attributes. All the attributes of Allah Ta’ala are infinite, absolute and perfect, and Allah… read more »

Interacting with ghair muqallids

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Q: 1. Should we treat those who don’t follow a mazhab as Muslims or non-Muslims? 2. If they are Muslims, can we perform the five daily salaah and janaazah salaah behind their Imaams? 3. Also can we eat at their homes and call them to our homes to eat? A:  1. If their beliefs are in… read more »

Following the Ahlus Sunnah wal Jamaat

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Q: Is there a difference between Wahabbis and Deobandis? If yes, what is it? I know it can be a bit irrelevant but I don’t go to shrines and family go. I haven’t told them, I just make excuses so, I shared this with some friends and close friends said that I should write to someone but few of them… read more »

Did Abu Talib accept Islam?

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Q: Why is there a lot of ikhtilaaf on the Imaan of Hazrat Abu Talib? Some say he is Kafir, some say Sahaabi and some say to keep queit about Hazrat Abu Talib? My Question is that if a person like me who does not have much knowladge about Islam, by talking about Hazrat Abu… read more »

Who were the Ashaairah?

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Q: Someone says that the Ashaaira were never found in the time of Nabi (sallallahu alayhi wasallam) and also in the time of the Sahaabah (radhiyallahu anhum). He says that they are only recent and its not good to follow them. What is a good answer to to give him? This is what he is… read more »

Yasir Qadhi & Evolution

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As Salamu Alaikum. Respected Mufti Sab Is Yasir Qadhi’s view of evolution valid according to scholars? And do you advise a person of hanafi fiqh to listen to his lectures?  Jazak Allah khaira Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu… read more »