All posts filed under: Islamic Culture

Q&A: The Guidance (Al Huda) and the Misguidance (Al Dhalaal) in the Science of Usul Al-Fiqh

Question: Bismillahi Ar-Rahman Ar-Raheem, My question to our Sheikh; in the book of The Islamic Personality Vol. III, page 301 (Arabic edition) third line it states: The second: As for the branches, the failure to follow them is considered disobedience (fisq), and so it is not called guidance. I was told that the word “misguidance” […]

The Blasphemy Against Islam and the Prophet ﷺ Continues in the Absence of Khilafah

French Paper Charlie Hebdo Reprints Controversial Prophet Muhammad Cartoons. “We will never live down. We will never give up,” Charlie Hebdo director Laurent “Riss” Sourisseau wrote in the latest edition of the magazine. France’s Macron refuses to condemn Charlie Hebdo cartoons of Prophet Muhammad. [The Eurasian Times, SEP 1, 2020]

Q&A: Various Usul Al-Fiqh Issues

Question: Bismillahi Ar-Rahman Ar-Raheem, Assalamu Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh, Subject: Questions in Usool AlFiqh First: It was mentioned in the book of The Islamic Personality vol. III, page 182 (Arabic edition) “The requirement denotation is that which the required matter in it is denoted from the meanings of the expressions by being a condition […]

Q&A: Ijmaa’ is a Hadith which the Sahaabah did not Narrate

Question: Assalamu Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh Our Sheikh, may Allah open at your hands, may He accept your obedience, and hasten us with victory and empowerment. I have a question regarding inferring from the consensus (Ijmaa’) of the Sahaabah with evidence from the Qur’an and Sunnah; as came in the Islamic Personality, Volume III […]

O People of Nussrah! If You Do Not Support the Establishment of Khilafah on the Method of Prophethood Now, then When?!

Allah has revealed the great Islamic Deen to the best of humankind, the Prophet Muhammed ﷺ. He (swt) established authority for him ﷺ upon the earth. He (swt) revealed the noble Quran through the unlettered Prophet ﷺ, to judge amongst the people, as the basis for the constitution of the political state. Allah (swt) prepared […]

Lessons from the History of Balkans: Islam grants Peace and Security – Nationalism brings Genocide and Destruction

Despite its rather small size, throughout its history the region of the Balkans was the arena of conflicts, brutal wars, and mass migration. Probably there was no other region in the world like this region that became the historical watershed, the rising and perishing point for so many and so various nations, tribes, races, and […]

Tafseer Surah Al-Baqarah verses 204-207

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم From the book, Introduction to the Tafseer of the Quran, by the Ameer of Hizb ut Tahrir, the eminent jurist and statesman, Ata Bin Khalil Abu Al-Rashtah: وَمِنَ النَّاسِ مَن يُعْجِبُكَ قَوْلُهُ فِي الْحَيَاةِ الدُّنْيَا وَيُشْهِدُ اللّهَ عَلَى مَا فِي قَلْبِهِ وَهُوَ أَلَدُّ الْخِصَامِ * وَإِذَا تَوَلَّى سَعَى فِي الأَرْضِ لِيُفْسِدَ […]

Great Lessons from the Top 10 Commanders of Islam to the Present-Day Armies in the Muslim World

By reviewing the books of Islamic history, one finds narrations about heroes of this great Ummah that affirm the saying of Prophet Muhammad ﷺ, «مَثَلُ أُمَّتِي مَثَلُ الْمَطَرِ لَا يُدْرَى أَوَّلُهُ خَيْرٌ أَوْ آخِرُهُ» “My Ummah is like a rain; it is not known if the first of it is good or last of it” […]

Islam is a Thought (فكرة) and a Method (طريقة)

Allah (swt) said, الْيَوْمَ أَكْمَلْتُ لَكُمْ دِينَكُمْ وَأَتْمَمْتُ عَلَيْكُمْ نِعْمَتِي وَرَضِيتُ لَكُمُ الْإِسْلَامَ دِينًا “This day I have perfected for you your Deen and completed My favor upon you and have approved for you Islam as religion.” [Surah al-Baqrah 5:3] During the decline of Muslims, the concept of Deen amongst the Muslims took on the […]

Q&A: Takhreej (Extraction and Authentication) of the Hadith “Take the Gift as long as it is a Gift”

Question: Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah Wa Barakatuh, We ask Allah to grant you health and success in pleasing Allah (swt) and bring victory and empowerment and glory of the Deen by your hands Can you please give an extraction and authentication of this Hadith in terms of its correctness, strength, weakness, and using it as […]

Hastening to the Shariah and Breaking the Procrastination Mentality

We are in the midst of the blessed month of Ramadan. As Muslims, we are all aware of the blessings and the rewards that accompany this blessed month. «مَنْ صَامَ رَمَضَانَ إِيمَانًا وَاحْتِسَابًا غُفِرَ لَهُ مَا تَقَدَّمَ مِنْ ذَنْبِهِ» “Whoever fasts Ramadan out of faith and with the hope of (Allah’s) reward, all his previous […]

Tafseer Surah Al-Baqarah verse 203

From the book, Introduction to the Tafseer of the Quran, by the Ameer of Hizb ut Tahrir, the eminent jurist and statesman, Ata Bin Khalil Abu Al-Rashtah: وَاذْكُرُواْ اللّهَ فِي أَيَّامٍ مَّعْدُودَاتٍ فَمَن تَعَجَّلَ فِي يَوْمَيْنِ فَلاَ إِثْمَ عَلَيْهِ وَمَن تَأَخَّرَ فَلا إِثْمَ عَلَيْهِ لِمَنِ اتَّقَى وَاتَّقُواْ اللّهَ وَاعْلَمُوا أَنَّكُمْ إِلَيْهِ تُحْشَرُونَ “And remember Allah […]

Tests and Afflictions: A Blessing in Disguise

The Messenger ﷺ said, «مَنْ يُرِدِ اللَّهُ بِهِ خَيْرًا يُصِبْ مِنْهُ» “If Allah intends good for someone then He afflicts him with trials.” (Bukhari) It can often be difficult to see loss, misfortune and affliction, including the current pandemic, in anything but a negative light. The pain we feel from the death of a loved […]