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Noble Qur'an القرآن الكريم

The story of Hafsa and Maria in Surat at-Tahreem

The story of Hafsa and Maria in Surat at-Tahreem

“Indeed, the only authentic narration is that it was about honey,”

The rights of animals in Islam

The rights of animals in Islam

“In every living being there is a reward for charity.”

Do Muslims fight to impose a political system?

Do Muslims fight to impose a political system?

“Verily, I have only been sent to perfect righteous character.”

Sunnah السنة

Beware the supplication of the oppressed

Beware the supplication of the oppressed

“Beware of committing oppression, for oppression will be darkness on the Day of Resurrection.”

Preserving the ninety nine names of Allah

Preserving the ninety nine names of Allah

“Verily, Allah is beautiful and he loves beauty.”

Beware of envy and hatred, destroyer of good deeds

Beware of envy and hatred, destroyer of good deeds

“Envy consumes good deeds just as fire burns wood,”

Faith الإيمان

Will people be punished in Hellfire forever?

Will people be punished in Hellfire forever?

“Allah the Exalted informed us that his mercy encompasses all things,”

The marvel of positive thinking in Islam

The marvel of positive thinking in Islam

“I am as my servant expects Me and I am with him as he remembers Me.”

The Ten Commandments in Islam

The Ten Commandments in Islam

“Come and I will recite what your Lord has forbidden for you…”

Righteousness البر

Blood money reform in Islam

Blood money reform in Islam

“Verily, Allah orders justice and excellence,”

Why did Prophet Muhammad raid caravans in Medina?

Why did Prophet Muhammad raid caravans in Medina?

“Whoever is notorious for plunder is not one of us.”

Good character is the path to salvation in Islam

Good character is the path to salvation in Islam

“I have only been sent to perfect righteous character.”

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

Follow your conscience in Islam

Follow your conscience in Islam

“Leave what makes you doubt for what does not make you doubt.”

Good character comes before knowledge of Islamic sciences

Good character comes before knowledge of Islamic sciences

“What I learned from the manners of Malik was better than his knowledge.”

Sucking the tongues of children?

Sucking the tongues of children?

“The Prophet gave Hasan and Hussein his tongue and he moistened it as they were crying from thirst, then they calmed down.”

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Protection of civilian non-combatants in Islam

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Protection of civilian non-combatants in Islam

“People do not betray their covenants except that Allah will let their enemies overpower them.”

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The Muslims will split into seventy three sects

March 27, 2016
The Muslims will split into seventy three sects

“Indeed, this splitting has happened due to the presence of aggression and hatred.”

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Seeking knowledge and learning for life in Islam

February 18, 2016
Seeking knowledge and learning for life in Islam

“It is not befitting for anyone with knowledge to give up learning.”

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Force non-Muslims to the side of the road?

February 15, 2016
Force non-Muslims to the side of the road?

“We have been prohibited from harming them without a just cause.”

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

February 1, 2016
Cooperation with all humanity for justice in the Hilf al-Fudul

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

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Ibn Al-Qayyim on the three sources of all sins

January 29, 2016
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.”

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The ignorance of tribalism and racism in Islam

January 10, 2016
The ignorance of tribalism and racism in Islam

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

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Understanding the signs of the Hour

January 10, 2016
Understanding the signs of the Hour

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

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Moderation and balance in Islam

January 2, 2016
Moderation and balance in Islam

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

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An-Nawawi on spreading peace on earth

December 29, 2015
An-Nawawi on spreading peace on earth

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

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Congratulating non-Muslims on their festivals and celebrations

December 23, 2015
Congratulating non-Muslims on their festivals and celebrations

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

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Application of hudud punishments in Sharia law

December 17, 2015
Application of hudud punishments in Sharia law

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

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Reason, logic, and science in Islam

December 8, 2015
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.”

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Should we destroy the graves of pious Muslims?

November 11, 2015
Should we destroy the graves of pious Muslims?

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

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An-Nawawi on reliance and trust in Allah

November 7, 2015
An-Nawawi on reliance and trust in Allah

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

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Marital rape and domestic violence in Islamic law

October 29, 2015
Marital rape and domestic violence in Islamic law

“Live with women honorably.” (4:19)

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Equality under law for Muslims and non-Muslims

October 20, 2015
Equality under law for Muslims and non-Muslims

“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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Protection of non-Muslim houses of worship in Islam

October 18, 2015
Protection of non-Muslim houses of worship in Islam

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

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The purpose of armed jihad in Islam

October 16, 2015
The purpose of armed jihad in Islam

“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?

October 12, 2015
Seventy two virgins in Paradise?

“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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All human life is sacred in Islam

September 30, 2015
All human life is sacred in Islam

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

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Honor your father and mother in Islam

September 15, 2015
Honor your father and mother in Islam

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

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Understanding loyalty and disavowal in Islam

August 31, 2015
Understanding loyalty and disavowal in Islam

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

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The meaning of spiritual excellence in Islam

August 29, 2015
The meaning of spiritual excellence in Islam

“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

August 26, 2015
Helping refugees and emigrants in Islam

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

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