Monday, December 11, 2017
Rabee' Al-Awwal 23, 1439

How often do you recite Quran?

Daily - I rarely miss it. At least once a week. Once in a while. I have not recited Quran in a long time.
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Seeking Knowledge


It has become one of the sources of social pride and the characteristics of civilized families and high classes to send their daughters without a Mahram (non-marriageable male) to study in a foreign country. They imbue this act with a religious form and say that the Prophet, sallallahu 'alayhi wa sallam, said: “Seeking knowledge is an obligation upon every Muslim.” [Ibn Maajah (Al...... More

Muhammad Ibn Al-Qasim: The Young Leader


Al-Hajjaj Ibn Yoosuf At-Thaqafee, the ruler of Iraq was sitting in his court surrounded by his dignitaries and army commanders (chief of staffs). They were discussing the affairs of the state trying to find solutions to people's problems. One of Al-Hajjaj's men entered and whispered some words to him, so he stopped the conversation and said loudly: "Let him enter immediately!" The man e...... More

‘Estrangement and the strangers’


The Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, said: "Islam began as something strange, and it will return to being something strange, so give glad tidings to the strangers." [Muslim] The meaning of ‘strange’ in the Hadeeth: Many times in many situations the people that follow the religion of Allah feel a sense of not belonging, of being out of place, of not fitting in, or,...... More

The Explanation of Soorat Al-Bayyinah (Clear Evidence) - II


The text of the chapter [from verse 6 to the end] 6. Indeed, they who disbelieved among the People of the Scripture and the polytheists will be in the fire of Hell, abiding eternally therein. Those are the worst of creatures. 7. Indeed, they who have believed and done righteous deeds — those are the best of creatures. 8. Their reward with Allah will be gardens of perpetual residence benea...... More

Knowledge and wisdom - provisions of the caller


From the greatest favors of Allah and bounties upon a slave is to facilitate means and reasons by which he becomes one who carries out the mission of the religion and to be among those who strive and sacrifice all that is precious to them, to establish the laws of Allah on earth and in order for the Word of Allah to be supreme and uppermost and the word of the disbelievers the lower most. This hig...... More

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Praying for a suicide victim


Question: If a person died by suicide. Is it permissible in Islam for the people to pray his death pray (Salat-ul-Janaaza)? Fatwa: All perfect praise be to Allah, The Lord of the Worlds. I testify that there is none worthy of worship except Allah, and that Muhammad, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, is His Slave and Messenger. It is confirmed in the narration reported by Imam Muslim, may Allaah have mercy on him, that a dead man who killed himself with large arrows was brought to the Prophet, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, to pray on him and he, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, refused....... More

Diligence is the Way to Success


There are norms and laws in the universe that man is not permitted to contradict. Instead, he should abide by them so as to enjoy a good life and eternal happiness in the Hereafter. One such norm is that if one works hard, he will find results; if one exhausts oneself a little bit, he can enjoy a long rest. Indeed reaping noble benefits depends on experiencing difficulties. Pleasure and perfect q...... More

Draw Closer to Your Lord - I


When a person contemplates the state of people who are trapped in forbidden lusts and those who pursue the satisfaction of their instincts and desires, you will find that they share a common factor, which is evident in their every movement and moment of repose, and which is reflected in their facial features: a weak connection with Allah The Almighty. How can a heart which is connected to Allah ...... More

The Prophet's Birthday - A Caution against Innovation - II


Referring this issue back to the Book of Allah, we find it ordaining upon us to follow the Messenger of Allah sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam in his commandments and warning us against whatever he prohibits. Furthermore it tells us that Allah has perfected the religion for the people. So, as long as Milad (birthday celebration) is not among the teachings of the Prophet, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam,...... More

17 Benefits of Zakah


Benefits and wisdom of the individual and social Zakah are as follows: 1- Perfecting and completing the Islam of a slave because it is one of the pillars of Islam. So, if one does it, his Islam will be complete and perfect. There is absolutely no doubt that this is a great aim for every Muslim individual. Actually, every Muslim individual seeks to complete his religion. 2- It is proof of the tru...... More

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