Question 151: What is the ruling on Shiites especially those who say that `Alee is ranked as a prophet and that Jibreel (Gabriel) (peace be upon him) mistakenly descended to the Prophet Muhammad?
Answer: Shiites have been divided into many sects. Whoever among them says that `Alee bin ‘Abee Taalib (may Allaah be pleased with him) is ranked as a prophet and that Jibreel (Gabriel) (peace be upon him) mistakenly descended to the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) counts as Kaafir (disbeliever)… read more here.
Question 6: Which is better to do during the daytime of the blessed month of Ramadaan: recite the Qur’aan or offer voluntary Salaah (Prayer)?
Answer: Chief among the teachings of the Prophet (peace be upon him) during the month of Ramadaan is that he used to offer much of the forms of ‘Ibaadah (worship). Jibreel (Gabriel, peace be upon him) used to meet him every night of Ramadaan to rehearse the recitation of the Qur’aan with him. The Messenger of Allaah (peace be upon him) was the most generous of all people, and in the month of Ramadan… read more here.