Islam

A Guide for Dignified Islamic Character

Are good manners something that a person naturally possesses or are they something that can be attained? The answer is: just as manners can be innate, they can also be attained.

Neglecting Obedience is Sin

Our Creator has given us a complete way of life: our deen.  It is obligatory to live according to the Shariʽah, which is derived from the Qur’an and Sunnah.  Failing to comply on any aspect which is obligatory or to avoid that which is forbidden is sinful. Unfortunately, some of us have become unmindful of …

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Ramadan Rules For Marriage And Intimacy

 MANY Muslims are unaware of what rules and regulations surround marriage and intimacy during Ramadan. This compilation deals with the most common issues surrounding marriage and intimacy in the month of fasting.

Who Is The Best After The Prophets?

 ALLAH chose Muhammad ﷺ from among the children of Adam to send to all of mankind. Allah, The Most High, revealed the most perfect, sound and suitable religion for the creation through him.

Condition In Marriage Contract

 Question: Some guardians impose as a condition on their daughters’ husbands at the time of making the marriage contract that they must allow their wives to continue education, and to work after graduation. Is this condition permissible?

Why Should Muhammad Be The Final Prophet?

PROPHETHOOD is not something acquired by a person who proves himself worthy, nor is it granted in recognition of piety. Prophethood is an office to which God appoints a man in order to fill a particular need. The Qur’an mentions four conditions under which prophets were sent to the world:

Introduction To Islamic Finance: Asset-Backed Financing

This is a series of articles from the revered book “Introduction to Islamic Finance” by Taqi Muhammad Usmani to give readers awareness into the general concepts of Islamic finance. Please direct your specific questions to scholars. Previous: Introduction To Islamic Finance: Capitalist vs Islamic Economy ONE of the most important characteristics of Islamic financing is that it …

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Relationship With Fiancee

Question: What is the ruling on having relationship with one’s fiancee?

The Extraordinaire Ibn Kathir’s Extraordinary Book on History

LONG before internet searches ‘democratized’ information and encyclopaedic websites made life easier for students and researchers alike, there was a class of scholars – men and women of knowledge – who thrived in the hardest of circumstances, undeterred by the most meagre of means. They worked not for name and fame, but with their sights …

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