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Legal Foundations of the Maliki: A Study of Al-Isharat fi Usul al-Fiqh of Abu al-Walid al-Baji

Wasila, Tawaaf Around Graves, and Accusing others of Shirk and Kufr

Wonderful piece done years ago by Shaykh Ali Jumu’ah (hafithahullah):

Translated by the wonderful brothers at Al-Ma’rifah!

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  • We should look for excuses for Muslims
  • Swearing by the Nabi ‘alayhis salam and the Ka’bah are held permitted by many as stated by Ibn Mundhir as the “intent is extolling Allah and drawing near to Him, these do not fall under the prohibition.”
  • Discusses that Tawaf falls under Makruh or Haram and the majority say Haraam, clarifying that Shirk and kufr do not fall into the matter unless belief that the dead person is co-equal with Allah is manifested.

Sh Habib Ali Jifri in refutation of those who reject Weak hadith especially in the Ihya

This is a wonderful video clip of Shaykh Habib ‘Ali Jifri, the Yemeni Sufic Imam who embodies the pure Prophetic way, valiantly defending the utilization of “weak” hadith in the Ihya ‘Ulum Ad-Din of the master of the arts and sciences Al-Ghazali. Everyone who loves the Sunnah should take the 10 minutes out of their day and listen to this discourse and pick up on the many jewels found therein of knowledge and of ettiquete, which unfortunately does not hold the same weight through translation.



There are several amazing jewels in this discourse that I took away from this lecture, and feel free to add what you like in the comments:

Lectures on Tawassul by Shaykh Muhammad Al-Yaqubi

This is a wonderful lecture by Shaykh Muhammad Al-Yaqoubi, a descendant of our Prophet Muhammad, on seeking tawassul with our beloved Sayyid and final Prophet Muhammad, Allah’s infinite blessings be upon him!

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Wuḍu Demonstration by Sh. Khatri

Shaykh Khatri performs wudu was recorded around 2000 during a series of Maliki Fiqh lessons taught by Shaykh Khatri at Ustadha Eiman Sidky’s home in the USA.

Translator – Ustadh Khalil Moore

Camera & Editing – Sidi Aaron Sellars

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