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  • Some guidelines regarding speaking of Allah and Islam Date: 1-10-2015

    Using such expressions like 'Islamic thought', 'Islamic theory' or 'Islamic view' to mean the Islamic religion causes disbelief. It is an act of disbelief to call Allah's commandments and prohibitions 'divine thoughts', 'divine views', 'divine theories', or 'divine consciousness'. The case is the same with calling the rules in the Noble Quran, 'Quranic.. More

  • Technical definitions can vary with scholarly discipline Date: 14-8-2015

    Aslamualakaum Iheard somone say that words in islam are split into technical and linguistically.He said tecnhaicanlly means that all the diffrent ulema from diffrent fields agreed to one meaning.But then he later contradiuctns himself by saying that the word "sunnah" has diffrent meanings technically deepening if you are a muhadith or a faqeeh. My question.. More

  • Definition of a 'promise' in Islam Date: 24-8-2014

    Is breaking the agreement the same as breaking a promise?...i.e., is agreement and the promise the same thing? .. More

  • Definition of the Arabic word 'Zamaan' Date: 11-7-2014

    Assalaamu 3alaikum, What is the definition of time? Is it something that makes people age or is time just a name for the wearing out of things or the earths circulation around the sun etc. .. More

  • Meaning of 'soldiers of Allaah' Date: 23-2-2014

    As-salaamu 3laikum, I would like to know about the meaning of the term 'soldiers of Allah', does it only include those who are obedient to Allah or could it include anyone who is used by Allah for any purpose even if their intention is not to obey Allah? Like nowadays we hear about people coming to Islam after investigating the claims of the enemies.. More

  • Meaning of Taaghoot Date: 7-3-2012

    What is meant by "Taaghoot"? .. More

  • Meaning of Tahaarah Date: 4-7-2011

    A comprehensive meaning of At-taharat.. More

  • Definition of Mushrik, Thimmi, Harbi, Munaafiq Date: 29-9-2010

    What is the meaning of Mushrik, Kaafir, Thimmi, Harbi and Munaafiq? Are the Jews and Christians polytheists?.. More

  • The Ibraaheemic prayer Date: 10-5-2009

    why we call it ibrahimic prayer ? .. More

  • Meaning of the word 'Taraddee' Date: 20-4-2009

    what is the meaning of the word "taraddee" in the Hadeeth " Allahumma inny a'uootho bika minat-taraddee....."? Jazakumullahu khayran.. More

  • Permissible acts vs. religious innovations Date: 12-11-2007

    What is the difference and the correlation between permissible acts and Bid‘ah (religious innovations)? .. More

  • The meaning of Asabiyyah Date: 23-7-2006

    Assalamualaikum, What does Asabiyyah means. Is it haram. Please give a detail explanation. Does it mean Nationalism or patriotism? jazakallah Khair... More

  • Meaning of Mufaakhathah Date: 4-5-2006

    Asalamualaykumwarahmatullahiwabarakatahu can you explain to me the thing called "thighing" also pronounced "mufa.. More

  • Meaning of Awwabeen Date: 25-4-2006

    Who are the Awwabeen as stated in some Hadeeth of the Prophet, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam?.. More

  • The linguistic meaning of the Quran Date: 21-3-2006

    What is the linguistic definition of the Quran? Why is it named by this name? .. More