Imam Abu Ja`far al-Tahawi: Text & Translation Imam Abu Ja`far al-Tahawi ( ) can be said to represent the creed of both Ash`aris and Maturidis. al-‘Aqeedah al-Tahhaawiyyah is a book dealing with ‘aqeedah (basic tenets of faith) which was written by Imam al-Tahhaawi and named after. Al-Aqeedah al-Tahawiyyah: The Creed of Imaam Al-Tahawi. al-ʿAqīdah aṭ- Ṭaḥāwiyya or “The Fundamentals of Islamic Creed by the Imām.

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Love of them is a part of Islam, part tagawiyyah belief and part of excellent behaviour, while hatred of them is unbelief, hypocrisy and rebelliousness. We call the people of our qiblah Muslims and believers as long as they acknowledge what the Prophet, may Allah bless him and grant him peace, brought, and accept as true everything that he said and told us about. He was one of the trustworthy, sincere and tahawiyya haafiz.

Shaykh Muhammad Saalih al-Munajjid https: It is necessary for the servant to know that Allah already knows everything that is going to happen in His al-aeqedah and hits decreed it in a detailed and decisive way.

We believe in the punishment in the grave for those who deserve it, and in the questioning in the grave by Munkar and Nakir about one’s Lord, one’s religion and one’s prophet, as has come down in ahadith from the Messenger of Allah, may Allah bless him and grant him peace, and in reports from the Companions, may Allah be pleased with them all. And we are certain that Muhammad may Allah bless him and grant him peace is His chosen servant and selected Prophet and His Messenger with whom He is well pleased.

Hajj and jihad under the leadership of those in charge of the Muslims, whether they are right or wrong-acting, are continuing tahawityah until the Last Hour comes. Then he mentioned some matters of the unseen in which Ahl al-Sunnah believe, such as the Cistern al-hawdintercession, the Throne and the Thaawiyyah al-Kursiy. He encompasses everything and is above it, and what He has created is incapable of encompassing Him.

Retrieved from ” https: 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 tahadiyyah beings, and forbidden them to enquire about it, saying in His Book, ‘He is not asked about what He does but they ala-qeedah asked’.

Sharh Al-Aqeedah At-Tahawiyyah

He gives guidance to whoever He wills, and protects them, and keeps them safe from harm, out of His generosity; and He leads astray whoever He wills, and abases them, and afflicts them, out of His justice.

The learned men of the zt community and those who followed in their footsteps – the people of virtue, the narrators of the Ahadith, the jurists and analysts- they must only be spoken about in the best way rahawiyyah anyone who says anything bad about them is not on the right path. Belief can only be firm when accessible knowledge is accepted and inaccessible knowledge is not sought after. Al-Mi’raj the Ascent through the heavens is true.


The exact nature of the decree is Allah’s secret in His creation, and no angel near the Throne, nor Prophet sent with a message, has been given knowledge of it. And Qira’at al-Kitab, reading the book, and the reward or punishments and in al-Sirat the Bridge and al-Mizan the Balance.

He was praised by more than one of the scholars: He also described what Ahl-al-Sunnah believe with regard to the noble Sahaabah may Allaah be pleased with themand that loving them is part of Islam, faith and ihsaan, and that hating them is kufr, hypocrisy and sin.

We bear witness that the ten who were named by the Messenger of Allah, may Allah bless him and grant him peace, and who were promised the Garden by him, will be in the Garden, as the Messenger of Allah, may Allah bless him and grant him peace, whose word is truth, bore witness that tshawiyyah would he.

He is exalted in His tahawiyayh above any evil or perdition and He is perfect far beyond any fault or flaw. Allah knew, before the existence of al-aaqeedah, the exact number of those who would enter the Garden and the exact number of those who would enter the Fire.

It was not only after the act of creation that He could be described as ‘the Creator’ nor was it only by the act of origination that He could he described as ‘the Originator’.

Please download files in this item to interact with them on your computer. He was always the Lord even when al-sqeedah was nothing to be Lord of, and always the Creator even when there was no creation. Bringing creation into existence did not add anything to His attributes al-aqeedaah was not already there. If He wants, He will forgive them and pardon them out of His generosity, as is mentionied in the Qur’an when He says: A man’s Islam is not secure unless it is based on submission and surrender.

There are many audio commentaries on this book, such as the commentary by Shaykh Saalih Aal al-Shaykh, and the commentary by Shaykh Yoosuf al-Ghufays, and others.

Al-Aqidah al-Tahawiyyah – Wikipedia

Everyone is cased to what he was created for and it is the action with which a man’s life is sealed which dictates his fate. The believers accept it, as absolute truth. He will he subject to whisperings and find himself confused and full of doubt, being neither an accepting believer nor a denying rejector. We say about Allah’s unity believing by Allah’s help – that Allah is One, without any partners.

al-aqeedha Anyone who speaks well of the Companions of the Messenger of Allah, may Allah bless him and grant him peace, and his wives and offspring, who are all pure and untainted by any impurity, is free from the accusation of hypocrisy. Denying the knowledge which is accessible is disbelief, and claiming the knowledge which is inaccessible is disbelief. We do not prefer any of the saintly men among the Ummah over any of the Prophets but rather we say that any one of the Prophets is better than all the awliya’ put together.


Nothing about them was hidden from Him before He created them, and He knew everything that they would do before He created them. This capability is integral with action, whereas the capability of an action in terms tahawiyyha having the necessary health, and ability, being in a position to act and having the necessary means, exists in a person before the action.

We do not enter into vain talk about Allah nor do we allow any dispute about the religion Of Allah. We believe in all these things.

Sharh Al-Aqeedah At-Tahawiyyah – English – Abu Jafar at-Tahawi

Sa3dee – favorite favorite favorite favorite favorite – July 4, Subject: Nor is He contained al-aqwedah the six directions as all created things are. Then he mentioned some of the portents of the Hour and what will happen on the Day of Resurrection, then he ended his essay with an discussion of how this religion is the middle path, between exaggeration and falling short.

In the same way that He is the ‘Bringer to life of the dead’, after He has brought them lo life a first time, and deserves this name before bringing them to life, so too He deserves the name of ‘Creator’ before He has created them.

We believe in the signs of the Hour such as the appearance of the Dajjal and the descent of ‘Isa ibn Maryam, peace be upon him, from heaven and we believe in the rising of the sun from where it sets and in the emergence of the Beast from the earth.

Advanced embedding details, examples, and help! The Qur’an tahawiyjah the word of Allah. The one who wants to understand more of the meanings of al-Tahhaawiyyah can refer to these commentaries. They are certain that it is, in truth, the word of Allah.

Then he followed that with a discussion of the obligation to believe in the Prophethood of Muhammad peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him and that he was sent to all people. It is comprehensive and brief.

No one is safe in his religion unless he surrenders himself completely to Allah, the Exalted and Glorified and to His Messenger, may Allah bless him and grant him peace, and leaves the knowledge of things that are ambiguous to the one who knows them. We hold that obedience to them is part of obedience to Allah, The Glorified, and therefore obligatory as long as they do not order to commit sins.