Nahj-ul-Balagha and Ibn Taymiya

 But I heard my teacher, al-‘Imam al-‘Allamah Taqi al-Din Ahmad ibn Taymiyyah say: “Nahj-ul-Balagha is not al-Sayyid al-Radi’s product. What in this book is the utterance of ‘Ali ibn Abi Talib(as) is known, and whatever is from al-Radi that is also known.(al-Wafi bi al-wafayat, vol. 2, p. 375) Excerpt: http://www.nahjulbalagha.org; http://www.nahjulbalagha.org/sermons.php; http://www.nahjulbalagha.org/misconceptions.php, Sermon 11 Delivered in the… Read More Nahj-ul-Balagha and Ibn Taymiya

“Dar al-Taqreeb al-Madhahib al-Islamiyyah” and al-Azhar University on Shi’a and Sunni

Islam does not require a Muslim to follow a particular Madh’hab (school of thought). Rather, we say: every Muslim has the right to follow one of the schools of thought which has been correctly narrated and its verdicts have been compiled in its books. And, everyone who is following such Madhahib [schools of thought] can… Read More “Dar al-Taqreeb al-Madhahib al-Islamiyyah” and al-Azhar University on Shi’a and Sunni