The following article is a compilation of statements from our Salafī Scholars taken from the websites of Shaykh Ibn Bāz, Shaykh al-Fawzān and the Permanent Council for Iftā` related to innovations practiced on the Day of 'Arafah. This article was compiled and translated by our brother Abū Ibrāhīm Navīd Shakīr (حفظه الله).
~ The Issues Addressed ~
1. Making Congregational Du’ā` on the Day of ‘Arafah, Be it in (the Location of) ‘Arafah or Outside of ‘Arafah
2. Al-Ta’rīf (Gathering in the Masjid on ‘Arafah)
3. Gathering at the Graves on ‘Arafah
4. I’tikāf on the Day of ‘Arafah
5. Congregational Takbīr
Before the reader is a concise article from the works of our Shaykh 'Abd Al-Qādir al-Junayd (حفظه الله) regarding the takbīr in the ten days of Dhū al-Ḥijjah. The Shaykh briefly outlines the two types of takbīr: Al-Takbīr al-Muṭlaq (the Unsrestricted Takbīr) and al-Takbīr al-Muqayyid (the Restricted Takbīr). This article was translated by our brother Abū Afnān Muḥammad 'Abd Allāh (حفظه الله).