Ibn Baaz Angry

March 24, 2012 § Leave a comment

Shaikh Raashid ibn Uthmaan az-Zahraani said, “A student asked the Shaikh about giving precedence to the saying of a Companion or a student of a Companion over that of the Prophet صلى الله عليه وسلم.  So the Shaikh became angry at that statement and struck his head with his hand saying, ‘O so and so!  You have to place the sunnah of the Prophet صلى الله عليه وسلم on your head [i.e., give precedence to it]!’  Then after a while the Shaikh called that person and said, ‘You must free me from that [i.e., the fact that I became angry, i.e., don’t hold it against me], for I did not say that except out of eagerness to establish the Sunnah of the Prophet صلى الله عليه وسلم.'”

Mawaaqif Mudee’ah, p. 229.

Tagged: , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

What’s this?

You are currently reading Ibn Baaz Angry at Gifts of Knowledge.


%d bloggers like this: