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#1 [Permalink] Posted on 14th April 2010 08:50

I thought the foll post from www.shaykh.org (blog run by Shaykh Muhammad Saleem Dhorat's students/mureedeen recording his advices) is appropriate here....


Don't Just Google It Wednesday, April 14, 2010

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by Ummi Aarifah


"Deen is not that you type a few words into Google and then read and accept whatever comes up to be correct and authentic. You need to know the source, the scholar and the chain of his teachers. This chain should lead to the Prophet sallalhu alayhi wasallam. One cannot learn authentic knowledge from unknown sources and scholars. Allamah Ibn Seereen Rahimahullah has said":


Indeed this knowledge is your religion. Therefore be aware of whom you take your religion from

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#2 [Permalink] Posted on 14th April 2010 10:10
Can you post this in the public section too under Articles or People's Say. Jazakillah
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#3 [Permalink] Posted on 14th April 2010 11:18
i hope this hint wasn't to me..i must admit,before this group most of my books are from the salafi shops,but i was none the wiser regarding their aqeeda,but thanks to this group i am learning regarding them.
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#4 [Permalink] Posted on 14th April 2010 13:23
No sister, its not a hint just for you. I saw it this morning and i felt it was appropriate and a reminder for all of us here on muftisays and especially for members of this group since it can serve as a sort of unwritten rule for the future that we present proof from authentic sources only
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#5 [Permalink] Posted on 14th April 2010 14:24
Actually could this not be a "written" rule (that all sources have to be authentic)? Perhaps Mawlana Yasin could add a few words to the post and make it into a sticky...
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#6 [Permalink] Posted on 14th April 2010 16:33
I think it would be better to move it to the "about this Group" we have all read it and i like to see latest topic posts at the top.
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#7 [Permalink] Posted on 14th April 2010 16:40
That sounds fine and if there was a need for new rules later they could also be added
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#8 [Permalink] Posted on 14th April 2010 22:45
ummi taalib sorry the thread wont move to that topic..can you just post it there again thanks..this group is part of the main website so whatever the rules there also apply here.
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#9 [Permalink] Posted on 15th April 2010 09:25
I dont know what you mean.. I've posted it on "people's say" as Mawlana yasin suggested yesterday. Where else should i post it?
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#10 [Permalink] Posted on 15th April 2010 09:38
In the "about this Group"
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#11 [Permalink] Posted on 15th April 2010 10:26
i dont know how to do that shining light...I just about manage things on the internet, didnt have it till last year..learning as i go along from young people, sorry
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#12 [Permalink] Posted on 15th April 2010 11:45
sorry, yes i get it. i dont move it but i just post it again in "about this group". very sorry
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#13 [Permalink] Posted on 15th April 2010 12:20
No i must apologize ummi taalib..I should have explained in a complete manner.
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