Category Archives: Ibn Taymiyyah

Fighting Those Who Deviate From Practising Islam

Ibn Taymiyyah said: “It has been established on the authority of the Quran , the Sunnah, and consensus, that those who depart from the law of Islam must be fought, even if they pronounce the two professions of faith. The … Continue reading

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The Superiority of Jihad

Ibn Taymiyyah said: “All Scholars agree that it (Jihad) is better than the Hajj, and the ‘Umrah, than voluntary salaah and voluntary fasting, as the Quran and the Sunnah indicate.” [Taken from, As-Siyaasah Ash-Shariyyah Fee Islaah Ar-Raa’ee Wal-Ra’iyyah”, by Ibn … Continue reading

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The Root Cause of Fearing The Enemy

Ibn Taymiyyah said: “Only he fears the enemy who has a sickness in his heart.”

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Defending Muslim Lands When Required

Ibn Taymiyyah said: “When the enemy has entered an Islamic land, there is no doubt that it is obligatory on those closest to the land to defend it, and then on those around them, for the entire Islamic land is … Continue reading

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The Status Of Repelling The Enemy

Ibn Taymiyyah said: “As for the occupying enemy who is spoiling the religion and the world, there is nothing more compulsory after faith (Iman) than repelling him.” [Fataawaa Al-Kubraa, 4/520]

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