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in your own words what is Sunnah
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Posted on Thu, Jan 11, 2007 07:04

I'm not asking this because I do not know, I'm asking so that I can get a feel for the people who post here. So I suppose that adding to the question should be"do believe that sticking to wholeheartedly is a must"?
Insha Allah I'll post my understanding of it after a few people make their comments.



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Posted on Tue, Apr 10, 2007 11:45

Sunnat refers to an act performed by the Holy Prophet Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam or his Companions. There are two classes of Sunnat:

a) Sunnatul Muakkadah - is an act which was regularly and constantly performed by the Holy Prophet Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam and his Companions. A Person who regularly neglects it becomes a fasiq (sinner).

b) Sunnatul Ghair Muakkadah - is an act which was performed by the Holy Prophet Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam and his Companions but was sometimes left out. A person who performs it receives great reward and neglect of it does not result in punishment.

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Posted on Tue, Mar 20, 2007 21:32

Assalamualaykum brothers,

Sunnah is how Rasulullah SAW explain what is in Qur'an. You Cannot just use Qur'an only as a moslem, but you have to learn sunnah too which is explained in Hadits Shahih or Hadits Hasan, then you will understand completely the way of islam. And then you just 'ittiba / follow Rasulullah SAW like all his companions did. That is the right way if you want to be a moslem completely. All his companions are the first and the best generation of moslem ummah.



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Posted on Tue, Mar 13, 2007 17:33

in my understanding to what the word "sunnah" is i thing it's it the way that the prophet lived his life and a path.



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