November 22, 2018

40 Ahadith Expounding the Virtues of the Sahabah

The Sahabah radiya Llahu `anhum raised the flag of Islam at the ends of the world. They conquered cities and lands, growing their influence. They expended the prime of their youth in elevating the peak of the Islamic empire. They expelled from the book of their Lord the distortions of the extremists, the fabrications of the liars, and the wrong interpretations of the ignorant. They entered every doorway that led to […]
November 21, 2018

Reciprocatory praise between the Ahlul Bayt and Sahabah

The lofty status of the Sahabah and Ahlul Bayt of Rasulullah salla Llahu `alayhi wa sallam can best be understood by the reciprocatory praise they have mentioned for each other. By examining these narrations, the reverence they awarded one another and the close bond they shared becomes evident. This concise treatise establishes their amicable relationship in light of the narrations reported from both the Sunnah and Shia.     Click one of the sections below:   Foreword   Chapter One […]
November 14, 2018

Those Promised Jannah

A study highlighting the virtues and biographies of those fortunate individuals amongst the Ahlul Bayt and Sahabah Radiyallahu anhum who have been specifically guaranteed Jannat in authentic and sound traditions. This book draws attention to the brilliant and impressive deeds they carried out by virtue of which they were awarded this lofty accolade     Click one of the sections below:   Introduction   Who are the Ahlul Bayt?   […]
October 8, 2018

Ahlul Bayt between the two Schools

This book examines the linguistic meaning and terminology behind Ahl al-Bayt, as well as the relationship of each respective sect with the Ahl al-Bayt themselves. This is an imperative study and a must read for those who are interested in Sunni-Shia dialogue, since much of the our differences revolve around the meaning of Ahl al-Bayt.    Introduction   Chapter One: (Ahlul Bayt and their rights) Who are Ahlul Bayt? Meaning […]
September 27, 2018

The History of the Noble Qur’an

The author has added to the rich legacy of the erudite scholars of the past by dedicating his efforts to the genre, history of the Qur’an. He has focused on the history pertaining to the revelation, divisions, and writing of the Noble Qur’an. This books scholarly nature will resonate with those interested in studying the sciences of the Qur’an.      Click one of the sections below:   Foreword   Introduction   Chapter One  – […]
June 13, 2018

Eminent Personalities of the Ahlul Bayt

Recollection of the pure lives of Ahlul Bayt and the lessons learnt from their legacy has perhaps been lost on the Muslim. More worrisome though, is the sentiment of substituting sources of true knowledge with unworthy sources. This treatise is a tribute to the giants of the Ahlul Bayt. It is presented with the hope of spurring individuals to follow the trail of these august personalities together with correcting the […]
May 16, 2018

The Commander Of The Faithful – An Abridgment of the Virtues of ‘Ali ibn Abi Talib

The ahadith on the virtues of ‘Ali ibn Abi Talib are plentiful. Imam Ahmad ibn Hanbal is reported to have said, “No other Sahabi has as many virtues narrated about him as ‘Ali ibn Abi Talib does.” However, how many of these ahadith are actually authentic? In an unprecedented fashion, Mustafa Bahu of Mabarrat al-Al wa al-Ashab has collected all of these ahadith in his work Fada’il Amir al-Mu’minin ‘Ali […]
October 24, 2017

Shattering the Mirage: A Response to ‘Abdul Hussain Sharaf al Din’s al Muraja’at

Doctrinal debates between Sunnis and Shia have existed for centuries. The religious discourse at the beginning of the 20th century warranted a cunning strategy to promote the Twelver Shia belief system; propaganda. `Abdul Hussain Sharaf al Din al Musawi was a prominent Shia cleric who published what he alleges to be a series of correspondence between him and the then Sheikh al Azhar, Salim al Bishri, which he titled al-Muraja`at; […]
September 8, 2017

Answering the Baseless Shia Allegations Against Sayyidah Aisha

The rancour which the Shia harbour for the noble Sahabah radiya Llahu ‘anhum needs no introduction and it is quite commonplace to find them levelling unfounded tenuous accusations against the esteemed companions and students of Rasulullah salla Llahu ‘alayhi wa sallam on account of their bigotry. This article answers the baseless allegations of the Shia against Sayyidah Aisha radiya Llahu `anha, and explains the true nature of events — in light of authentic narration […]
April 22, 2016

Ayat Bayyinat

Ayat-e Bayyinat is the scholastic masterpiece of former Shi’i’ scholar, Nawab Muhsin al-Mulk Sayyid Muhammad Mahdi Ali Khan. A former Mujtahid of the Shi’ah, well-versed in Shi’i theology and acquainted with the ‘secrets of the house’, his work is a unique rebuttal on the Shi’i creed, which establishes the beliefs of the Ahl al-Sunnah and exposes a number of glaring contradictions and inconsistencies prevalent in the Shīʿī creed.     […]
February 9, 2017

Rather, Misguided!

Fabrications and Contradictions; these have been two of the most resourceful tools in the Shia box of tricks. Many neatly crafted propaganda books were brought into circulation during the past century. These books include Peshawar Nights, al-Muraja’at and Thumma ihtadaytu (Then I was guided) by Muhammad Tijani Samawi. Tijani retells his journey of enlightenment which ultimately led to his ‘guidance’ to the faith if the Rafidah. This fantasy tale serves […]
November 17, 2017

Exploratory Review Of Commonly Cited Ahadith By The Shia

  Click one of the sections below:   Introduction   The Imams after me will be Twelve; the same number as the chiefs of the Bani Isra’il   Inquire about your faith, until they say, “(You are) insane.”   This Son of mine is an Imam   Abu Bakr and ‘Umar are the best of the inhabitants of the Earth and Heavens   Hadith regarding the Prophet salla Llahu `alayhi […]
October 4, 2017

The Shia and the Ahlul Bayt

Those intended by the word Ahlul Bayt are firstly the wives of the Prophet salla Llahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, which then extends to his children, uncles, and their sons radiya Llahu ‘anhum. The Shia, however, restrict the Ahlul Bayt to only four individuals: ‘Ali, Fatimah, Hassan, and Hussain radiya Llahu ‘anhum, even excluding ‘Ali’s radiya Llahu ‘anhu sons—aside from Hassan and Hussain—from the Ahlul Bayt, such as Muhammad ibn Hanafiyyah, […]
August 7, 2017

Reflections of Love

It is an undeniable fact that the Sahabah and Ahl al-Bayt of Rasulullah salla Llahu `alayhi wa sallam enjoy a lofty status in the eyes of Allah subhanahu wa ta `ala which cannot be reached by others. They possess such virtues and merits that the pen cannot adequately present, and are blessed with an exalted pedestal and elevated rank which others cannot possible reach. The Ahl al-Bayt and Sahabah radiya […]
May 4, 2017

Navigating the complexities of Leadership (Imamah) by Imam al-Dhahabi

  Navigating the complexities of Leadership (Imamah) (Al Muqaddimah al Zahra’ fi Idah al Imamat al Kubra) By: Al Imam Abu ‘Abdullah Muhammad ibn Ahmed ibn Uthman al Dhahabi (673 A.H – 748 A.H)   Introduction In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful All praise is for Allah subhanahu wa ta ‘ala alone; and sufficient is He subhanahu wa ta ‘ala (for us). May peace be […]
June 3, 2016

Ruhama’ Baynahum (vol. 1)

The scholastic masterpiece of Moulana Muhammad Nafi’ comprising of three volumes wherein he highlights the relationship between the Sahabah and Sayyiduna ‘Ali radiya Llahu `anhum, his affinity towards them and their recognition of his virtue, as well as the role he played during their khilafah. The first volume deals specifically with his relationship with Sayyiduna Abu Bakr radiya Llahu `anhu, and also addresses a number of Shi’i misconceptions regarding the […]
May 17, 2016

Shi`ah and the Interpolation of Qur’an

The esteemed author, Shaykh Muhammad Mal Allah, is a contemporary authoritative figure in Sunni-Shi’i polemics. An industrious student, dedicated to preserving the legacy of the Rasul salla Llahu `alayhi wa sallam, he penned his first work in defence of the Sahabah’s honour in 1977 at the young age of twenty. He has since penned numerous works exposing and refuting the deviation of the Shi’i creed, amongst which is the book […]
April 14, 2016

A Comprehensive study of the Shia creed

The esteemed author, Doctor Nasir ibn `Abd Allah ibn `Ali al-Qaffari, has rendered an unparalleled service with his literary work originally titled Usul Madh-hab al-Shi`ah, which is the most comprehensive study of Shi`ism to have been penned to date. The author examines integral elements of Shi`i doctrine, from its own sources, revealing its true nature. Even aspects which are simply glossed over in most instances has not escaped the eye […]
January 19, 2016

Unsheathing the Arrowhead in Defense of Mu`awiyah ibn Abi Sufyan

This book is a response to a number of scathing remarks which have been cast upon Sayyiduna Mu`awiyah radiya Llahu `anhu — in particular by a Saudi journalist, Hasan Farhan al-Maliki. The illustrious author, Shaykh Sa`d al-Subay`i, responded to these accusations and established the false nature of the narrations quoted by the critics to disparage Sayyiduna Mu`awiyah radiya Llahu `anhu. In addition he has pointed out the ambiguity of the narrations which […]
December 8, 2015

The Nusayris: An Extremist Shi`i sect

Amongst the ghulat sects or extremists Shi’i sects are the Nusayri, who have attracted the most attention from contemporary writers — from both east and west — on account of them gaining political control over Syria in the early seventies and more recently on account of the war which plagues the country. The Nusayri are an extreme splinter group from the Imamiyyah Ithna Ashariyyah of the Shi`ah who hold a […]
December 2, 2015

Answering the Baseless Shi`i Allegations Against Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah

Amongst the many mechanisms deployed by the Shia in trying to sabotage the pure and sound hadith legacy of the Ahlus Sunnah is attacking the great personality of Abu Hurairah radiya Llahu `anhu. In doing so, they have levelled all sorts of ludicrous allegations at his personality and the traditions he reports from Rasul Allah salla Llahu `alayhi wa sallam. The author, `Abdullah ibn `Abd al-`Azīz ibn `Ali al Nasir, […]
November 23, 2015

Answering the Baseless Shi`i Allegations Against Sayyiduna `Uthman

The rancour which the Shi`ah harbour for the noble Sahabah radiya Llahu `anhum needs no introduction and it is quite commonplace to find them levelling unfounded tenuous accusations against the esteemed companions and students of Rasulullah salla Llahu `alayhi wa sallam on account of their bigotry. This article answers the baseless allegations of the Shi`ah against Sayyiduna `Uthman radiya Llahu `anhu, and explains the true nature of events — in light of authentic […]
October 29, 2015

Mut`ah of the Ithna’ `Ashariyyah in light of Qur’an and Sunnah

Mut`ah is a deviant religious practice of the Shi`ah, and is no different from modern day prostitution. Sadly the Shi`ah have justified the performance of this atrocious act through various fabricated narrations and misinterpretations of verses of the Qur`an and ahadith. This book explains the origins of Mut`ah and the methods in which the hypocrites masked its true reality in trying to destroy the foundations of Islam. The author has […]
October 23, 2015

Sayyiduna Ali Amongst the Sahabah of the Nabi

Many tales have been promulgated by the Shi`ah of the alleged ‘enmity’ that existed between Sayyiduna `Ali radiya Llahu `anhu and the Sahabah of the Nabi salla Llahu `alayhi wa sallam, tales which not only contradict established historic facts but  conflict with the clear verses of the noble Qur’an, regarding which Allah, the Most High, has said: “Falsehood cannot approach it from before it or from behind it; a revelation […]
October 2, 2015

Hadith al-Thaqalayn

Much hue and cry has been raised with regards to the famous hadith known as Hadith al-Thaqalayn, with the Shi`i propagator often fervently claiming that it, 1) is Mutawatir (so authentically and abundantly narrated that it is impossible to deny), 2) establishes the Ahl al-Bayt as the only source of shari`ah after the Qur’an (or rather equal to the Qur’an as a source of guidance), 3) and that the authority […]
September 18, 2015

Answering the Baseless Shi`i Allegations Against Sayyiduna `Umar

The rancour which the Shi`ah harbour for the noble Sahabah radiya Llahu `anhum needs no introduction and it is quite commonplace to find them levelling unfounded tenuous accusations against the esteemed companions and students of Rasulullah salla Llahu `alayhi wa sallam on account of their bigotry. This article answers the baseless allegations of the Shi`ah against Sayyiduna `Umar radiya Llahu `anhu, and explains the true nature of events — in light of […]
September 14, 2015

Answering the Baseless Shi`i Allegations Against Sayyiduna Abu Bakr

The rancour which the Shi`ah harbour for the noble Sahabah radiya Llahu `anhum needs no introduction and it is quite commonplace to find them levelling unfounded tenuous accusations against the esteemed companions and students of Rasulullah salla Llahu `alayhi wa sallam on account of their bigotry. This article answers the baseless allegations of the Shi`ah against Sayyiduna Abu Bakr radiya Llahu `anhu, and explains the true nature of events — in light […]
August 28, 2015

The Four Daughters of Rasulullah salla Llahu `alayhi wa sallam

The dogmatism of the Shīʿah has led them to deny the virtues of many great personalities and heroes of Islam, in an endeavour to validate their obscure and unfounded interpretation of history. This maniacal attitude has resulted in them stripping the honourable Sahabah of all their virtues, despite it being etched in the Noble Qur’an, dishonouring the blessed wives of Nabi salla Llahu `alayhi wa sallam, despite Allah referring to […]
August 6, 2015

Islam and the Earliest Muslims Two Conflicting Portraits

This slim volume is neither meant to demonstrate soundness of any particular creed, systems of belief or school of thoughts nor is this a polemical or scholastic effort to refute the beliefs of any sects. This work may prove disappointing to those who go through it with a view to find such matters discussed in it. There are innumerable works on the subject. Especially in languages spoken by the Muslims, […]
June 3, 2015

The Battle of Siffin (37 A.H)

Nabi salla Llahu `alayhi wa sallam gestured towards Hasan radiya Llahu `anhu, who was sitting in his lap, and said: “This son of mine is a leader, and perhaps Allah will reconcile two great groups of the Muslims through him.” The hadith mentioned above refers to the people of Iraq who were with `Ali radiya Llahu `anhu and the people of Syria who were with Mu`awiyah ibn Abi Sufyan radiya […]
May 25, 2015

The martyrdom of `Uthman

The words of the third rightly guided khalifah `Uthman radiya Llahu `anhu “I do not want blood to be shed for my sake,” will continue to echo through time; telling the tale of the oppressed khalifah who despite having the armies of Islam and great companions of Rasulullah salla Llahu `alayhi wa sallam ready to answer his call, chose to honour the blood of those very people who refused to show him the […]
May 8, 2015

Battle of Jamal

Allah says: “If two parties among the Believers fall into a quarrel, make peace between them…The Believers are but a single Brotherhood: So make peace and reconciliation between your two (contending) brothers: And fear Allah that you may receive Mercy.” (Surah Hujurat: 9- 10) Allah Ta’ala did not say that either or both groups are disbelievers, even in a case where fighting occurs between them. The most deserving of people […]
March 23, 2015

ʿAbd Allah ibn Sabaʼ: Fact not Fiction

The existence of Abd Allah ibn Saba’ has not been denied by anyone possessing even the least amount of knowledge and a pinch of intellect, with the exception of some in this era. They are but a few, comprising of the likes of the Orientalists and those who follow them,  a group of ignorant Muslims and extremist Shi`ah from this era. All of them have abandoned the clear truth and have […]
March 9, 2015

Triumph of the Truth by Majdi Muhammad ibn `AIi ibn Muhammad

Ignorance and inadequate knowledge of the beliefs of Ahl al-Sunnah wa l-Jama`ah and the reality of the erroneous ideology of the Shi`ah can lead one to fall prey to the false propaganda of the Shi`ah. Their deception, demonstration of false love, fake generosity and claims of bogus love for members of the Prophet’s salla Llahu `alayhi wa sallam household – to attack his pure and untainted correct belief – has confused […]
February 23, 2015

The Martyrdom of Sayyiduna `Ammar ibn Yasir and the role of the Saba’iyyah

Adapted from the book by renowned scholar Molana Muhar Muhammad, Hadrat `Ammar ibn Yasir ki Shahadat awr Saba’iyyah ki Kartot, this book exposes the true sequence of events that led to the Battles of Jamal and Siffin, and also answers an often cited Shia allegation against Sayyidina Muawiyah radiya Llahu ‘anhu, proving once and for all who the true rebels were, and those truly responsible for the martyrdom of ‘Ammar ibn Yasir radiya Llahu […]
February 2, 2015

The prohibition of cursing the Sahabah and the dreadful consequences thereof by Hafiz Diyaʼ al-Din al-Maqdisi

What great foresight was Rasulullah salla Llahu `alayhi wa sallam blessed with that he was able to discern that such malicious people will arise who will make his pure and noble companions targets of criticism. Instead of pondering over their own mistakes and weaknesses, they will search for faults amongst the first group of the pious predecessors. This is why Rasulullah salla Llahu `alayhi wa sallam said with great emphasis: […]
January 7, 2015

History of Shi`ism by Moulana `Abd al-Shakur Lakhnawi

This book discusses the history and origins of the Shi`ah religion as well as the life story of its founder, the famous munafiq- Ibn Saba’. It clearly explains the manner in which this munafiq outwardly embraced Islam and was successful in sowing discord amongst the Muslims and ultimately becoming the founder of the Shi`ah religion. The author sheds light on the various deviant Shi`ah practices and beliefs, quoting relevant Shi`ah […]
December 22, 2014

A Gift for the Shia (Hadiyyat al-Shia) by Hujjatul Islam Molana Muhammad Qasim Nanotwi

The book Hadiyyat al Shia is the scholastic masterpiece of Hujjat al Islam Molana Muhammad Qasim Nanotwi, which uproots the very premise of Shi`ism and establishes the veracity of the Ahlus Sunnah wa l Jama’ah. The book itself is a reply to letter by a Shia scholar, which comprised of a number of Shia deceptions and propaganda. Molana refuted these fabrications, relying upon proof from the Qur’an, Hadith and common logic, in such a unique manner that […]
November 19, 2014

Sayyidina Muawiyah- Dispelling distortions of History

The respected Moulana Zafar Iqbal (May Allah Ta’ala increase his status) in this book has refuted all those allegations posed by those who might claim to be of the Ahlus Sunnah and lovers of the Sahabah, but whose words and writings fail to support their claim. Many people have faltered when lifting their pen against Sayyidina Muawiyah radiya Llahu ‘anhu such that many a time, they even cause people to doubt […]