Tag: Moderation الوسطية

Islam at war with the world? Dar Al-Harb explained

November 21, 2014
Islam at war with the world? Dar Al-Harb explained

“The division of countries into the land of unbelief and Islam is a matter for judicial reasoning,”

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Do the Muslim believers love death and long for it?

November 7, 2014
Do the Muslim believers love death and long for it?

“The believer hates death and I hate to hurt him.”

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Did the Prophet accept the presentation of severed heads?

August 19, 2014
Did the Prophet accept the presentation of severed heads?

“A severed head was never presented to the Messenger of Allah.”

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Is jihad the sixth pillar of Islam?

August 2, 2014
Is jihad the sixth pillar of Islam?

“Islam is built upon five: to worship Allah and to disbelieve in what is worshiped besides him, to establish prayer, to give charity, to perform Hajj pilgrimage to the House, and to fast the month of Ramadan.”

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Manners, etiquette, and traditions for Eid

July 26, 2014
Manners, etiquette, and traditions for Eid

“Abdullah ibn Umar used to perform a ritual bath on the day of breaking fast before he would depart for prayer.”

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How many raka’at of taraweeh prayer in Ramadan?

June 29, 2014
How many raka’at of taraweeh prayer in Ramadan?

“The majority of scholars maintain that night prayer in Ramadan consists of twenty bowings and others said that is consists of eleven, thirteen, or thirty six bowings.”

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Freedom of religion and apostasy in Islam

June 19, 2014
Freedom of religion and apostasy in Islam

“The truth is from your Lord. So whoever wills let him believe, and whoever wills let him disbelieve.”

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On interpretation of verse 9:29 and the battle of Tabuk

June 16, 2014
On interpretation of verse 9:29 and the battle of Tabuk

“Fight in the way of Allah those who fight you but do not transgress. Verily, Allah does not love transgressors.”

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Does Islam support female genital mutilation (FGM)?

April 24, 2014
Does Islam support female genital mutilation (FGM)?

“We conclude that female circumcision is merely a cultural practice that has no prescribed Islamic ruling for it and that is supported by no decisive textual evidence.”

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Is applying kohl from the Sunnah? Is it dangerous?

March 14, 2014
Is applying kohl from the Sunnah? Is it dangerous?

“Kohl protects the health of the eyes and gives strength and clarity of vision, and it cleanses the eyes of bad substances.”

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