For a while now, I have been collecting a number of translations of the famous al-‘ Aqidah al-Tahawiyyah for the purpose of rendering a new. acclaimed, and indeed indispensable, reference work on Muslim beliefs, of which the text below is a complete English translation. Aqeedah Tahawiyyah. Donor challenge: Your generous donation will be matched 2-to-1 right now. Your $5 becomes $15! Dear Internet Archive Supporter,. I ask only.
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Salam Apologies, I realised later the post was regarding the English language. Few Important Points to be understood. It came from Him as speech without it being possible to say how.
The Creed of Imam al-Tahawi : English Translation of Aqidah al-Tahawiyyah (Shaykh Hamza Yusuf)
These six articles of belief has been described in clear words in Quranic Ayats and has also been sum up in the Hadith of Jibraeel that is in Bukhari and Muslim shareef both. As we came to know that there are only two sources of Islamic Aqeedah. One day while the Prophet was sitting in the company of some people, The angel Gabriel came and asked.
Belief in His Divine Books sent on Prophets from time to time. This is for easy understanding. Of Allah, to Whom do belong all things in the heavens and on earth! He causes death with no fear and restores to life without difficulty.
So be extremely careful about thinking and reflecting on this matter or letting doubts about it assail you, because Allah has kept knowledge of the decree away from human beings, and forbidden them to enquire about it, saying in His Book, “He is not asked about what He does, but they are asked” al-Anbiya’ Those who are fortunate are fortunate by the decree of Allah, and those who are wretched are wretched by the decree of Allah.
Sharh Al-Aqeedah At-Tahawiyyah
Allah ennobled him in the way that He ennobled him and revealed to him what He revealed to him, “and his heart was not mistaken about what it saw” al-Najm Everything happens according to Allah’s will, knowledge, predestination and decree.
Are they acceptable for a layman? It is Allah Who has made the Night for you, that ye may rest therein, and the days as that which helps you to see.
A Muslim has to proclaim faith in seven things, these are: And there is none like unto Him. Therefore, anyone who asks: Anyone who desires to know things which it is beyond his capacity to know, and whose intellect is not content with surrender, will find that his desire veils him from a pure understanding of Allah’s true unity, clear knowledge tahawiyysh correct belief, and that he veers between disbelief and belief, confirmation and denial and acceptance and rejection.
The believers accept it, as absolute truth. All those who grasp this will take heed and refrain from saying things such as the unbelievers say, and they will know that He, in His attributes, is not like human beings. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email.
Do you vouch for the authenticity of all these translations and commentaries? There is nothing like Him. Certainly You, You are the knower of the hidden things and the Concealer of the mistakes and the Forgiver of the sins.
Nothing can be independent of Allah even for the blinking of an eye, and whoever considers himself independent of Allah for the blinking of an eye is guilty of unbelief and becomes one of the people of perdition. Post was not sent – check your email addresses! Muslim should have a comprehensive knowledge of Aqeedah. Al-Hawd, the Pool which Allah has granted the Prophet as an honour to quench the thirst of his Community on the Day of Judgement, is true.
There is no god other than Him. The error is coming up on my computer as well. He is Allah, the One and Only It is not created as is the speech of human beings, and anyone who hears it and claims that it is human speech has become an unbeliever. He is independent of the Throne and that which is beneath it. Following a Madh-hab This book is a valuable contribution deserving to be read by every Muslim [and non-Muslim] sincerely interested in traditional Muslim creed.
Zaytuna Institute June Pages: The posting of a link for any particular book, therefore, should not be construed as an endorsement of the book or its content. The Tawheed and greatness of Allah is strongly reflected in these Kalimah.
The covenant which Allah made with Adam and his offspring is true. Muslims and Christians should welcome this publication. We leave their secrets to Allah.
He will he subject to whisperings and find himself confused and full of doubt, being neither an accepting believer fnglish a denying rejector. He is the Eternal without a beginning and enduring without end. Do you see translation work and original publication as mutually exclusive or are you simply commenting on what appears to be an exaggerated focus on translations?
For Him is the Kingdom. We ask Allah to protect aqeedab from all falsehood and we ask His Grace and Favour to do all good. Allah has absolute control over everything and nothing has any control over Him. There is sqeedah that He has created in either the heavens or the earth that can contradict it, or add to it, or erase it, or change it, or decrease it, or increase it in any way.
Sharh Al-Aqeedah At-Tahawiyyah – English – Abu Jafar at-Tahawi
His will overpowers all other wills and His decree overpowers all stratagems. Every claim to Prophet-hood after Him is falsehood and deceit. It is the core and base of all action. Died In Hijri Hijri because of following reason. This is useful for Many of the elder brothers and sisters who have not got chance to learn Islam at younger age. Allaah, the Most High says: Always ship fast, and great books!
We say with belief, acceptance and submission that Allah took Ibrahim as an intimate friend and that He spoke directly to Musa.