This answer was collected from Seekersguidance.org. It’s an online learning platform overseen by Sheikh Faraz Rabbani. All courses are free. They also have in-person classes in Canada.

Can You Put a Turban on the Deceased?

Answered by Seekersguidance.org

Answered by Shaykh Umer Mian Question: Assalam aleykum, Can you put a turban on the deceased and bury him with it? Answer: Wa alaikum as-salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu The most correct opinion in the Hanafi madhab (al-qawl al-asahh) is that it is makruh (disliked) to place an ‘imamah (turban) on the deceased. This is… read more »

What Is the Stance of Ibn Al-Jawzi Regarding Sufism and Why Did He Write Talbis Iblis?

Answered by Seekersguidance.org

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Assalam alaikum, Some people quote extensively from Imam Ibn al-Jawzi’s book “Talbis Iblis” as a reference against Sufism in general. What was the motivation of Ibn al-Jawzi in writing “Talbis Iblis” and what is his stance regarding sufism? Answer: Walaikum assalam, I pray this finds you in the best… read more »