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The West Continues its Campaign to Encourage the Breakdown of the Family Unit & Fueling a Mental Health Crisis through its “Pride” in the LGBTQ+ Community

Since 1999 every June in the United States has been declared by the government as Pride month. However, the issue of LGBTQ+ rights in the West has been around for far longer. From 1965-1969 there was an annual picket in Philadelphia, PA, where homosexuals demanded not to be treated as second class citizens and after […]

FB Q&A: The Hadiths of the Work of Magic (Sihr) on the Prophet (saw) is Rejected in terms of Meaning (diraya) because it Contradicts the Concept of Infallibility (I’sma) of Prophethood

Question: Assalam Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah Wa Barakatuh My dear brother, my question is about the Hadith of Labid bin Al-A’sam and the magic (sihr) performed on the Prophet, does the Hadith undermine the infallibility (I’sma) of Prophethood?

Change Mandates Obedience to Allah (swt), Ruling by All that Allah (swt) Revealed through the Khilafah

The Noble Quran narrates the stories of different nations and why they failed. There is one simple reason, they disobeyed Allah (swt). Be it the people of Nuh(as), the people of Lut (as), Aad or Thamud, the issue over which they disobeyed Allah (swt) was different. However, the fact that they disobeyed Allah (swt) was […]

FB Q&A: Everything that is Made Forbidden to the People Its Sale is Forbidden

Question: Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah Wa Barakatuh, May Allah protect you, our Sheikh, and benefit others by you and your knowledge. I was offered a job (sales representative) for a company that sells cosmetic products and perfumes; some items contain varying percentages of alcohol (cologne, which contains high levels of ethyl alcohol, and products containing […]

With Elections at the Door and the Calls to Intensify Participation in Its Sin

[مَعْذِرَةً إِلَى رَبِّكُمْ وَلَعَلَّهُمْ يَتَّقُونَ] “To be absolved before your Lord and perhaps they may fear Him.” [Al-A’raf: 164] (Translated)  After the expatriates’ vote ended, and with the upcoming elections in Lebanon on 15/5/2022, calls were issued to the people to “widely participate and elect their representatives in the Parliament. People were urged to go […]

The Co-Operation Between Men and Women in Society

Western, Failed, Corrupt Liberal Values Must Not be Imported as If They are Solutions to our Problems Pakistan’s rulers have imported Western liberal values into our society under the guise of ‘modernization’, specifically targeting the youth. What this has meant for our society and our youth, men and women, is a concerted campaign to introduce […]

Education in Pakistan is Inadequate and Corrupted, Causing Misery and Preventing Progress

Since the creation of Pakistan, education has been woefully neglected and corrupted, leading to tens of millions our sons and daughters being deprived of an education that Islam has mandated as a right for them. A British colonialist education has divided empirical sciences from Islamic education to form two separate institutions, main stream schools and […]

FB Q&A: The Sighting of the Crescent and the Astronomical Calculation

Praise be to Allah and prayers and peace be upon the Messenger of Allah, his family, companions and those who are loyal to him, and so… To the brothers and sisters who sent to our webpage asking about the sighting of the crescent and the astronomical calculation… Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah Wa Barakatuh, I have […]

Tafseer Al-Baqarah (2: 231-232)

From the Book, Introduction to the Tafseer of the Quran, by the Ameer of Hizb ut Tahrir, Eminent Jurist and Statesman, Ata Bin Khalil Abu Al-Rashtah: ﴿وَإِذَا طَلَّقْتُمُ النِّسَاءَ فَبَلَغْنَ أَجَلَهُنَّ فَأَمْسِكُوهُنَّ بِمَعْرُوفٍ أَوْ سَرِّحُوهُنَّ بِمَعْرُوفٍ وَلَا تُمْسِكُوهُنَّ ضِرَارًا لِتَعْتَدُوا وَمَنْ يَفْعَلْ ذَلِكَ فَقَدْ ظَلَمَ نَفْسَهُ وَلَا تَتَّخِذُوا آيَاتِ اللَّهِ هُزُوًا وَاذْكُرُوا نِعْمَتَ اللَّهِ عَلَيْكُمْ […]

Ramadan Talk: Fulfilling the Covenant of Allah

(1) INTRODUCTION: (وَإِذْ أَخَذَ رَبُّكَ مِن بَنِي آدَمَ مِن ظُهُورِهِمْ ذُرِّيَّتَهُمْ وَأَشْهَدَهُمْ عَلَى أَنفُسِهِمْ أَلَسْتَ بِرَبِّكُمْ قَالُواْ بَلَى شَهِدْنَا أَن تَقُولُواْ يَوْمَ الْقِيَامَةِ إِنَّا كُنَّا عَنْ هَذَا غَافِلِينَ) “And when thy Lord took from the Children of Adam, from their loins, their progeny and made them bear witness concerning themselves, “Am I not your Lord?” […]

Covenants Must be Kept to our Lord and Not to Corrupt Kufr Agreements

[اذْكُرُواْ نِعْمَتِيَ الَّتِي أَنْعَمْتُ عَلَيْكُمْ وَأَوْفُواْ بِعَهْدِي أُوفِ بِعَهْدِكُمْ وَإِيَّايَ فَارْهَبُونِ] “Remember My favours upon you. Fulfil your covenant and I will fulfil Mine, and stand in awe of Me alone.” [Al-Baqarah 40]

FB Q&A: Reciting Al-Fatiha in Congregational Prayer and Mixing in Family Visits

Question: Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah Wa Barakatuh. May Allah help you. I have two questions; the first is about prayer and the second is about family visits. The first question: What is the ruling on reciting Al-Fatihah by the one who is praying behind the Imam? If catching the Imam when he is in ruku’ […]

Ramadhan Taqwa

يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا كُتِبَ عَلَيْكُمْ الصِّيَامُ كَمَا كُتِبَ عَلَى الَّذِينَ مِنْ قَبْلِكُمْ لَعَلَّكُمْ تَتَّقُونَ) “O you who believe, fasting was written upon you, as it was written upon those before you, in order that you may gain taqwa” Alhamdulillah, we are today witnessing a great display of unity, as Muslims all over the world […]

FB Q&A: Does The Reward of the Charity Given by the Righteous Son On Behalf of the Deceased Father Count for the Deceased?

Question: Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah Wa Barakatuh Greetings to you, our sheikh and our Ameer, from our hearts. The Prophet (saw) said: إذا مات ابن آدم انقطع عمله إلا من ثلاث، صدقة جارية، علم ينتفع به، أو ولد صالح يدعو لهThe Messenger of Allah (saw) said: “When a man dies, his deeds come to an […]

The Difficulties and Obstacles that Stand in Our Way in Achieving our Covenant and Our Promise with Allah (swt)

Allah (swt) said in Surah Al-Ahzab: [مِّنَ الْمُؤْمِنِينَ رِجَالٌ صَدَقُوا مَا عَاهَدُوا اللَّهَ عَلَيْهِ فَمِنْهُم مَّن قَضَى نَحْبَهُ وَمِنْهُم مَّن يَنتَظِرُ وَمَا بَدَّلُوا تَبْدِيلاً * لِّيَجْزِيَ اللَّهُ الصَّادِقِينَ بِصِدْقِهِمْ وَيُعَذِّبَ الْمُنَافِقِينَ إِن شَاءَ أَوْ يَتُوبَ عَلَيْهِمْ إِنَّ اللَّهَ كَانَ غَفُوراً رَّحِيماً] “Among the believers are men who have proven true to what they pledged to […]

“It is You We Worship and You We Ask for Help” [Al-Fatiha: 5]

[إِيَّاكَ نَعْبُدُ وَإِيَّاكَ نَسْتَعِينُ] “It is You We Worship and You We Ask for Help” [Al-Fatiha: 5] Every day, in every prayer, obligatory or nafila, Muslims read the saying of Allah, the verse in Surat Al-Fatiha: [إِيَّاكَ نَعْبُدُ وَإِيَّاكَ نَسْتَعِينُ] “It is You We Worship and You We Ask for Help.” So, Muslims will admit […]

We Love Allah and Yearn to Meet Him So How Can We Disobey Him?!

Allah (swt) says in His Noble Book: [قُلْ إِنْ كُنْتُمْ تُحِبُّونَ اللَّهَ فَاتَّبِعُونِي يُحْبِبْكُمُ اللَّهُ وَيَغْفِرْ لَكُمْ ذُنُوبَكُمْ وَاللَّهُ غَفُورٌ رَحِيمٌ] “Say, [O Muhammad], “If you should love Allah, then follow me, [so] Allah will love you and forgive you your sins. And Allah is Forgiving and Merciful.” [Aal-i-Imran: 31] .

Democracy Has Had Its Day. It is Time for the Ruling System of Islam, Khilafah

Democracy Neglects the Masses in the West Wherever democracy exists, whether presidential or parliamentary, neglect and exploitation of the people by a small elite will always occur. It is a world-wide phenomenon that the richest people are those with access to political power in democracy, either directly or through sponsorship of politicians. Democracy was never […]

Jihad According to Sharia Texts

A- Linguistic Meaning of Jihad: The word ‘Jihad’ has a four-lettered root verb ‘Jaahada جَاهَدَ’ in the verb form of ‘Fi’al (فِعال). It comes with the meaning of المفاعلة i.e. mutual action of the two parties, like the word khisam/الخِصَام (mutual conflict) with the meaning of المُخَاصَمَة / mukhasama (mutual conflict), which has the root […]

FB Q&A: We Take Astronomical Calculations in Determining Prayer Times We Do Not Use Them to Determine the Start of Fasting and Eid

Question: Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah Wa Barakatuh our dear Ameer. This question has been on my mind for a long time. I hope that it will be clarified by you. I ask Allah (swt) to grant you health and wellness and that Allah (swt) grant you His great conquest. Why do we take astronomical calculations […]

Serenity Arises in the Married Life through Obedience of Allah (swt)

Introduction: Marital Bliss is Secured by Obedience to Allah (swt) and His Messenger (saw) Allah (swt) said, (وَمِنْ ءَايَاتِهِ أَنْ خَلَقَ لَكُمْ مِنْ أَنْفُسِكُمْ أَزْوَاجًا لِتَسْكُنُوا إِلَيْهَا وَجَعَلَ بَيْنَكُمْ مَوَدَّةً وَرَحْمَةً إِنَّ فِي ذَلِكَ لآيَاتٍ لِقَوْمٍ يَتَفَكَّرُون) “And of His signs is that He created for you from yourselves mates that you may find serenity […]

FB Q&A: It is not Allowed to Combine the Fasting of the Month of Ramadan in the Kaffara (Expiation) of the Unintentional Killing

Question: Assalamu Alaikum. May Allah help you in your work. Is it permissible to combine the Kaffara (expiation) of fasting for two consecutive months with the Kaffara of unintentional killing between Sha’ban and Ramadan, knowing that the Kaffara for fasting is obligatory in the absence of liberating a slave, and the fasting of the month […]