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Noble Qur'an القرآن الكريم

Reason, logic, and science in Islam

Reason, logic, and science in Islam

“The foundation of a man is his intellect, his honor is in his religion, and his chivalry is in his character.”

Protection of non-Muslim houses of worship in Islam

Protection of non-Muslim houses of worship in Islam

“The houses of worship for non-Muslim citizens should be defended by the believers.”

All human life is sacred in Islam

All human life is sacred in Islam

“Do not kill the soul which Allah has made sacred except by right of justice.”

Sunnah السنة

Moderation and balance in Islam

Moderation and balance in Islam

“The justly balanced is the furthest point between two extremes.”

An-Nawawi on spreading peace on earth

An-Nawawi on spreading peace on earth

“Offer greetings of peace upon each other, a greeting from Allah, blessed and good.”

Blessed are the strangers in Islam

Blessed are the strangers in Islam

“Be in this world as if you were a stranger or a traveler along a path.”

Faith الإيمان

Understanding the signs of the Hour

Understanding the signs of the Hour

“People ask you concerning the Hour. Say: Knowledge of it is only with Allah.”

An-Nawawi on reliance and trust in Allah

An-Nawawi on reliance and trust in Allah

“I trust in Allah for there is no power or might but in Allah.”

Understanding loyalty and disavowal in Islam

Understanding loyalty and disavowal in Islam

“The believing men and believing women are allies of one another.”

Righteousness البر

Ibn Al-Qayyim on the three sources of all sins

Ibn Al-Qayyim on the three sources of all sins

“Unbelief comes from arrogance, disobedience comes from greed, and transgression and injustice come from envy.”

The ignorance of tribalism and racism in Islam

The ignorance of tribalism and racism in Islam

“O you who believe, be persistently standing firm in justice as witnesses for Allah,”

Congratulating non-Muslims on their festivals and celebrations

Congratulating non-Muslims on their festivals and celebrations

“Harshness is not found in anything except that it disgraces it.”

Worship عبادة

Ibn Al-Qayyim on knowledge, asking, listening, and silence

Ibn Al-Qayyim on knowledge, asking, listening, and silence

“Among people are those deprived of knowledge due to their lack of asking good questions,”

The purpose of prayer in Islam

The purpose of prayer in Islam

“Verily, the prayer prohibits immorality and wrongdoing, and the remembrance of Allah is greater.”

Worship in the middle night of Sha’ban

Worship in the middle night of Sha’ban

“The prayer of a man individually has been done by the predecessors and there is a proof for it, so it cannot be rejected.”

Wisdom الحكمة

Cooperation with all humanity for justice in the Hilf al-Fudul

Cooperation with all humanity for justice in the Hilf al-Fudul

“Allah the Exalted commands his faithful servants to cooperate in good deeds,”

Application of hudud punishments in Sharia law

Application of hudud punishments in Sharia law

“Forgiveness is more beloved to Allah than vengeance, mercy is more beloved to Him than punishment.”

Should we destroy the graves of pious Muslims?

Should we destroy the graves of pious Muslims?

“There is no condemnation of others in matters of scholarly disagreement.”

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Equality under law for Muslims and non-Muslims

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“The blood money for a non-Muslim citizen during the time of Abu Bakr, Umar, and Uthman was the same as a free Muslim.”

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The purpose of armed jihad in Islam

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“He who fights to make the word of Allah highest is fighting in the cause of Allah.”

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Seventy two virgins in Paradise?

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“I have prepared for my righteous servants what no eye has seen, what no ear has heard, and what no heart has perceived.”

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Honor your father and mother in Islam

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“Worship Allah and associate nothing with Him and be good to parents.”

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The meaning of spiritual excellence in Islam

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“Excellence is to worship Allah as if you see Him, for although you do not see Him yet He certainly sees you.”

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Helping refugees and emigrants in Islam

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“Whoever helps ease someone in difficulty, Allah will make it easy for him in this world and in the Hereafter.”

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There is no theology of rape in Islam

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“The scholars agreed that the rapist must be given legal punishment if there is clear evidence against him,”

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The definition of faith in Islam

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“Faith is to believe in Allah, His angels, His books, His messengers, the Last Day, and to believe in providence both its good and its bad.”

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Curing depression and anxiety with Islam

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“Wondrous is the affair of the believer for there is good for him in every matter.”

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Key to Paradise in Islam

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“Whoever disbelieves in false gods and believes in Allah has grasped the most trustworthy handhold which will never break,”

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Arguing about the religion in Islam

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“No people go astray after being guided except that they indulge in arguments.”

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Love the sinner, hate the sin in Islam

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“Love for people what you would love for yourself, and hate for people what you would hate for yourself.”

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Ibn Al-Qayyim on three types of hearts

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Ibn Al-Qayyim on three types of hearts

“The heart has been classified into three types: the sound heart, the dead heart, and the diseased heart.”

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Transcendency of Allah in Islam

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Transcendency of Allah in Islam

“The Most Merciful is established upon the Throne.”

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Charms, talismans, and amulets in Islam

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Charms, talismans, and amulets in Islam

“Whoever hangs something as a charm will be entrusted to it.”

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Easy good deeds with great rewards

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Easy good deeds with great rewards

“Glorify and exalt and praise Allah thirty three times after every prayer.”

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Is it required for Muslims to have one ruler?

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Is it required for Muslims to have one ruler?

“Do not be among those who commit idolatry or those who divided their religion and became sects.”

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Separation of Mosque and State in Islam?

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Separation of Mosque and State in Islam?

“Religious values should have a positive influence on the government but the government should not be allowed to misuse religion.”

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Jihad against the soul in Islam

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Jihad against the soul in Islam

“He has succeeded who purifies the soul, and he has failed who corrupts the soul.”

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Every good deed is charity in Islam

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Every good deed is charity in Islam

“Has not Allah made for you ways to give charity? In every glorification of Allah is charity.”

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Have Muslim rulers become unbelievers by applying secular laws?

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“One of the most dangerous claims in the discourse of modern extremists is the assertion that every leader of a Muslim government has become an unbeliever,”

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Tolerance with people in Islam

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Tolerance with people in Islam

“Make things easy and do not make things difficult. Give glad tidings and do not repel people.”

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Islam between blasphemy and extremism

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“Be patient over what they say and avoid them with gracious avoidance.”

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Celebrating the Prophet’s birthday in Islam

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Celebrating the birthday of Prophet Muhammad is a very controversial practice in Islam on which reputable scholars disagree.

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