Questioner: Is it permissible for a person to observe all the types of fasting in Islaam at all times, like the Mondays and Thursdays fasting, the three days in a month fasting (13th, 14th, and 15th day of each lunar month), Sha’baan, Romodoon, and so on. Is this not extremism?
Dr Sharof: How is it extremism? This is not from Continue reading “BEING STEADFAST ON ALL THE TYPES OF FASTING IN ISLAAM IS NOT EXTREMISM”
Questioner: There are Imaams who ask the congregation to say AstagfiruLlaah (I seek forgiveness from Allaah) ten times and InnaLlaaha ghafuuru rroheem (Verily Allaah is forgiving and merciful) during the eleventh time. Is this in line with the Sunnah?
Dr Sharof: You all know the answer to this (question). There is no need responding to it. You know it is Continue reading “AN INNOVATED WAY OF SAYING THE ADHKAAR: DR SHAROF “
Question: When should we stop eating Suhoor?
Ustaadh ‘AbdulGhoniyy Jumu’ah (hafidhohuLlaah): In line with the explanations we earlier gave, basically we are not to stop eating our Suhoor because of the call to prayer. That is the basics. The basis is that Allaah said we should eat and drink till Continue reading “WHEN SHOULD WE STOP EATING SUHOOR “
As for the one who said Imaam Bukhooree does not understand Arabic, there is no certainty that he knows anything about Islaam. Who can denigrate Continue reading “A KNOCK ON THE HEAD OF HABEEB (OLORI OLODO OF NIGERIA) BY SHAYKH (DR) SHAROF GBADEBO ROOJI (HAFIDHOHULLAAH)”
All perfect praise is for Allaah alone. We beseech His peace and blessings upon Muhammad (sollaLloohu ‘alayhi wa sallam).
To start with, Imaam al-Awzaa’ee (rohimohuLlaah) said, “Make yourself patient upon the Sunnah, stop where the people stopped, speak with what they spoke with, and refrain from what they refrained from. And follow the path of your pious predecessors; for verily, that which was sufficient for them is sufficient for you.” [Al-Aajuree in Ash-Sharee’ah]
The Ilorin based Khoorijee, Muhammad bn ‘Aliyy Jabata, the man who innovated the principle of every bid’ah is a major disbelief (the principles with which he excommunicates the Muslims unjustly), has in recent times, faced a lot of Continue reading “THEY WILL CONTINUE TO HARM THEMSELVES BECAUSE THEY ARE UPON THE ‘AQEEDAH OF THE KHOWAARIJ; NO DOUBT ABOUT IT! (BY ABOO AAISHAH AL ODEOMEEY)”
Questioner: Is it in line with the Sharee’ah for a believer to learn western education and attend Universities, Polytechnics, and other citadels of learning?
Dr Sharof: Very well, it is in line (with the Sharee’ah). We are not Boko Haroom. What is the harm in learning a beneficial knowledge which suffices you in this World, and does not affect your Hereafter? Islaam does not go against this. However, Continue reading “SHOULD WE ATTEND UNIVERSITIES, POLYTECHNICS AND OTHER CITADELS OF LEARNING? [ANSWERED BY SHAYKH (DR) SHAROF GBADEBO ROOJI (HAFIDHOHULLAAH)]”
Questioner: If a woman dies while pregnant, how will she be buried?
Dr Sharof: If the woman dies while her baby is also dead, they will be buried Continue reading “SHE DIED WITH HER BABY INSIDE HER, HOW WILL THEY BE BURIED “
Questioner: I have an examination, but it is on the day of Jumu’ah. Can I pray Zhuhr instead of Jumu’ah?
Dr Sharof: No, examination is not from the conditions that can make one leave Solaatul Jumu’ah. Don’t you know what Continue reading “CAN I ABANDON JUMU’AH BECAUSE OF AN EXAMINATION: DR SHAROF GBADEBO ROOJI “
Questioner: Why is it not permissible to eat okete (pouched rat)?
Dr Sharof: We ask too, ‘why is it permissible to eat pouched rat; oh, glutton?’ According to the Sharee’ah, Continue reading “IS IT PERMISSIBLE TO EAT OKETE (POUCHED RAT)? DR SHAROF GBADEBO (HAFIDHOHULLAAH) “
Questioner: Can we fast and observe Tahajjud prayer on the 15th of Sha’baan?
Dr Sharof: You can, but
Continue reading “IT IS AN INNOVATION TO SINGLE OUT 15TH OF SHA’BAAN FOR ACTS OF WORSHIP”