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The Creed of Imam al-Tahawi is the first book published by Zaytuna Institute for its Curriculum Series. Translated, annotated, and introduced by Shaykh Hamza. The Creed of Imam al-Tahawi. SKU# TB $ Description; Reviews (0). This product is sold out. A new edition reprint in Winter God willing. Al-ʿAqīdah aṭ-Ṭaḥāwiyya Arabic: العقيدة الطحاوية is a popular exposition of Sunni Muslim Contents. 1 The Unifying Creed of Imam Tahawi; 2 Further reading; 3 References; 4 External links.

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No one can ward off His decree or put back His command or overpower His affairs. There is no god other than Him. The exact nature of the decree is Allah’s secret in His creation, and no angel near the Tahaw, nor Prophet sent with a message, has been given knowledge of it. This is our religion and it is what we believe in, both inwardly and outwardly, and we renounce any connection, before Allah, with anyone who goes against what we have said crred made clear.

Belief consists of belief in Allah.

Al-‘Arsh the Throne and al-Kursi the Chair are true. In addition, he has translated into modern English several classical Arabic traditional texts and poems. Welcome to the new site again! 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’. May Allah grant us a true undersanding of faith and include us with those to whom Allah refers as ‘those who believe, fear Allah and do good deeds’ ; and ‘he who fears Allah, endures affliction, then Allah will not waste the reward of well-doers.

The Creed of Imam Al-Tahawi : Hamza Yusuf :

All the believers are ‘friends’ of Allah and the noblest of them tahawk the sight of Allah are those who are the most obedient and who most closely follow the Qur’an.

We do not consider any of the people of our qiblah to he unbelievers because of any wrong action they have done, as long as they do not consider that action to have been lawful.

In the Name of Allah, the Merciful, the Compassionate.

Delving into it and reflecting too much about it only leads to destruction and loss, and results in rebelliousness. He creates without His being in need to do so and provides for His creation without any effort. The Story Of Muhammad.


Sharh Aqeedah Attahawiya English Translation. Imam al-Tahawi is called al-Azdi, in reference to the Yemeni clan known as Azd al-Hajar ; thus he was a descendent of a people about whom the Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, said, Faith is Yemeni. We love the Companions of the Messenger of Allah but we do not go to excess in our love for any one individual among them nor do we disown any one of them.

We hope that Allah will pardon the people of right action among the believers and grant them iman into the Garden through His Mercy, but we cannot be certain of this, and we cannot bear witness that it will definitely happen and that they will be in the Garden. Nothing about them was hidden from Him before He created them, and He knew everything that they would do before He created them.

Of them all, The Creed of Imam al-Tahawi is the simplest, the most effective, and the least controversial. This is the din of Muslims. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Creed translation of Sh Hamza is excellent. Moreover, it contains allusions to the unorthodox and deviant views of the Shi’ahKhawarij and such mystics as had departed from the right path.

Ali ibn Ali Ibn Abi Al. He has txhawi existed together with His attributes since before creation. The book is great!

At Tahawi Creed ( Hamzah Yusuf Translation)

ccreed 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. Nothing happens except what He wills. I am using with a teacher and it has been an amazing learning experience so far. He is different from any created being.

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Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. His will overpowers all other wills and His decree overpowers all stratagems.

And if all created beings were to gather together to make something exist which Allah had not written on it, they would not be able to do so. In his delusory attempt to investigate the Unseen, he is seeking a secret that can never be uncovered, and he ends up an evil-doer, telling nothing but lies. This is the explanation of the phrase, “There is no power and no strength except by Allah”. Those who are fortunate are fortunate by the decree of Allah, and those who are wretched are wretched by the decree of Allah.


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 lf all the awliya’ put together. He came from a family where intellectualism and aristocracy, as well imamm piety and passion were the hallmarks. We do not argue about the Qur’an and we bear witness that it is the speech of the Lord of all the Worlds which the Trustworthy Spirit came down with and taught oc most honoured of all the Messengers, Muhammad, may Allah bless him and grant him peace.

The only will that people have is what Dreed wills for them. He is living and never dies and is eternally active and never sleeps. There is nothing that can overwhelm Him. We do not credd that any of them will categorically go to either the Garden or the Fire, and we do not creex any of them of kufr disbeliefshirk associating partners with Allahor nifaq hypocrisyas long as they have not openly demonstrated any of those things.

My Life as a Palestinian Boy. We pray for them right guidance and pardon from their wrongs.

Anyone who does not guard himself against negating the attributes of Allah, or likening Allah to something else, has gone astray and has failed lo understand Allah’s Glory, because our lord, the Glorified and the Exalted, can only possibly be described in terms of Oneness and Absolute Singularity and no creation is in any way like Him.

Likewise, the arguments advanced in refuting the views of sects that have deviated from the Sunnahare also taken from the Holy Qur’an and Sunnah.