Sheikh Muqbil Ibn Haadee al-Waadi’ee, may Allaah have mercy upon him, said,
“…As such it is upon him to submit and compare his own thinking and ideas to that of the thinking and ideas held by the early scholars of this Ummah. And I am not inviting one to simply blindly follow them, as blind following is generally impermissible in the religion. Rather, he must seek to be guided by their understanding.
Then in proceeding in this way a library is something good and is a blessing from Allaah, the Most Perfect and the Most High, and it makes the use of books easier. Perhaps this present availability of books was never this easy for many of the early Muslim scholars. Yet if one of us was charged with having to copy Fath al-Baaree by hand, as perhaps they did, he would not be able to do so!” book: https://taalib.link/methodologiesss preview: https://taalib.link/methodologies
‘Usul as-Sunnah’ Book 1 (The Meaning Of Minhaj Or Methodology) – ….Every course of action a Muslim undertakes is called ‘minhaj’
Sheikh Saaleh Ibn Fauzaan al-Fauzaan, may Allaah preserve him, said: ....'minhaj' can be related to beliefs, behavior, character, everyday dealing...Read more