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The true meaning of shirk and its types

One of the most important obligations is to know the meaning of shirk, its seriousness and its different types, so that our Tawheed (belief in the Oneness of Allaah) and our Islam may be complete, and our faith may be sound. We say – And Allaah is the Source of strength and true guidance comes … Continue reading

Kufr and its various kinds

Sheikh Muhammed Salih Al-Munajjid said: The reality of kufr and its various kinds is a lengthy topic, but we may sum it up in the following points: 1 – The importance of knowing what kufr is and the forms it may take: The texts of the Qur’aan and Sunnah indicate that faith is not valid … Continue reading

Beyond the pale of Islam

Shaykh ‘Abd al-‘Azeez ibn ‘Abd-Allaah ibn Baaz (may Allaah have mercy on him) said: Note that Allaah has commanded all people to enter Islam and to adhere to it and to beware of whatever is contrary to it. He sent His Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) to call mankind to … Continue reading

Al-Kabaa’ir Major Sins

1. Associating partners with Allaah (Shirk) – Great Shirk: worshipping beings other than Allah (proof all over Qur’an); – Small Shirk: Riya; “Should I not inform you of that which I fear for you even more than the dangers of dajjaal? It is the hidden shirk: A person stands to pray and he beautifies his … Continue reading

Difference between SHIRK / KUFR

What kind of difference there is between the Shirk and the Kufr? Kufr is the disbelief of one or some religious basics which are known with certainty that the Prophet has brought them from Allah. Shirk, on the other hand, one’s belief of Allah’s having a partner (or partners) or an associate in His being … Continue reading