Health Benefits of Ramadhan fasting

Q. What are the sawab and effects of roza on body? Allah (سبحانه و تعالى) Said   ﴾ ياأيها الذين آمنوا كتب عليكم الصيام كما كتب على الذين من قبلكم لعلكم تتقون ﴿ O you who have believed, decreed upon you is fasting as it was decreed upon those before you that you may become … Continue reading Health Benefits of Ramadhan fasting

Why are there sects in Islam?

Q. Why firqas are in the Islam and Who is responsible for making these? A Muslim is one who: 1. Utters the Shahadah لا إله إلا الله محمد رسول الله There is no god except Allah, (and) Muhammad (صلى الله عليه وسلم) is the messenger of Allah. 2. Observes the daily prayers (Salat) And if … Continue reading Why are there sects in Islam?

Fundamental Books for a Muslim

► Basic booklets/articles on learning and understanding Islam Wudu and Salah Ayat al-Kursi (with Tafsir) Six Kalimas 99 Names of Allah Sunnats 40 Rabbana Duas Durood & Salam Tashahhud Types of Nafl Salah Morning & Evening Azkar Manzil Aayat Dua al-Qunoot Tasbih Tarawih How to Begin a Khutbah? Juma Khutba (Friday Sermon) Istikharah prayer Nikah … Continue reading Fundamental Books for a Muslim

What is the status of Hadhrat Ameer Muawiyah Ibn Abi Sufyan in Islam?

Sayyidna Amir Muawiyah Bin Abi Sufyan (رضي الله عنه) was one of the most respected Companions of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (صلى الله عليه وسلم). Sayyidna Amir Muawiyah Bin Abi Sufyan (رضي الله عنه) was born in the year 602 A. D. He was the son of of the Quraish leader Sayyidna Abu Sufyan Bin Harb (رضي الله عنه). He belonged to the clan of Banu … Continue reading What is the status of Hadhrat Ameer Muawiyah Ibn Abi Sufyan in Islam?

What is the correct understanding of “the Scholars of Islaam being intermediaries of knowledge?”

Introduction All Praise is due to Allaah, we praise Him, seek His aid and His Forgiveness. We seek refuge in Allaah from the evils of our souls and the evils of our actions. Whomsoever Allaah guidest here is none to misguide and whomsoever Allaah misguides there is none to guide. I bear witness that there … Continue reading What is the correct understanding of “the Scholars of Islaam being intermediaries of knowledge?”

Please explain the concept of Manhaj ul-Anbiyaah (Methodology of the Prophets).

﴾ بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم ﴿ The Prophets, alaihimusalaatu was-salaam, did not come to bring about the downfall of one state and to replace it with another, They did not seek after sovereignty, nor did they organise parties for that. Rather they came for the guidance of mankind and to save them from misguidance and Shirk, and … Continue reading Please explain the concept of Manhaj ul-Anbiyaah (Methodology of the Prophets).

What does Qur’an and Hadith say about Jihad?

﴾ بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم ﴿ Allah, the Exalted, says: "And fight against the Mushrikun (polytheists, pagans, idolaters, disbelievers in the Oneness of Allah) collectively as they fight against you collectively. But know that Allah is with those who are Al-Muttaqun (the pious).'' (9:36) "Jihad (holy fighting in Allah's Cause) is ordained for you (Muslims) though you … Continue reading What does Qur’an and Hadith say about Jihad?

What is the status of Jesus in Islam?

The Islamic view of prophet Isa عليه السلام‎ (Jesus) lies between two extremes.  The Jews, who rejected Jesus as a prophet, called him an imposter, while the Christians, on the other hand, considered him to be the son of God and worship him as such.  Islam considers Jesus to be one of the greatest and most … Continue reading What is the status of Jesus in Islam?

What about the youth who do zina?

Youth and Zina ---------------- Allah, The Most High, Says: And go not nigh to fornication; surely it is an indecency and an evil way. [Al-'Isrā' 32] Thinking about zina may mean one of two things. (1) It may be merely thoughts that cross the mind, without becoming a firm resolve. A person cannot be blamed … Continue reading What about the youth who do zina?

What is the status of Abu Hurairah in Islam?

Abu Hurairah (RA) looked after the Masjid of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him). He made it a regular habit to feed the stray cats. Gradually the number of cats around the Masjid increased. He loved to caress and play with them. Hence he got the name Abu Hurairah - Father (care taker) of kitten. … Continue reading What is the status of Abu Hurairah in Islam?