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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 […]

Tafseer Al-Baqarah (2: 228-230)

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: (وَالْمُطَلَّقَاتُ يَتَرَبَّصْنَ بِأَنْفُسِهِنَّ ثَلَاثَةَ قُرُوءٍ وَلَا يَحِلُّ لَهُنَّ أَنْ يَكْتُمْنَ مَا خَلَقَ اللَّهُ فِي أَرْحَامِهِنَّ إِنْ كُنَّ يُؤْمِنَّ بِاللَّهِ وَالْيَوْمِ الْآخِرِ وَبُعُولَتُهُنَّ أَحَقُّ بِرَدِّهِنَّ فِي ذَلِكَ إِنْ أَرَادُوا إِصْلَاحًا […]

The Islamic State: The Solution for ‘Minority’ Oppression

In universities, students are being encouraged to adopt liberal ideas. They are told that it is the only way to become fair and ‘accepting’ of all minorities. Because unless we adopt liberal ideas, we’d have bias and oppression. These ideas are becoming increasingly attractive, as people look around the world and see minorities being mistreated. […]

With the Islamic Khilafah, Women Will Live the Justice of Divine Laws

During these dark years, women’s problems received increasing attention from international forums such as the United Nations General Assembly and the United Nations Human Rights Committee, which took upon itself the adoption of agreements and declarations related to women and their rights, such as the Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination against […]

The Shariah Is the Only Solution to Protect Muslim Women from Sexual Violence

Rape and other forms of sexual violence against Muslim women have become endemic in the Muslim lands since the fall of the Khilafah (Caliphate). The colonialists used sexual violence to humiliate and subjugate women and their families. Western powers who occupy the Muslim lands today via their puppet rulers still use sexual coercion, assault, rape, […]

Health Security in the Khilafah State

Health is a great blessing that Allah (swt) bestows on man, a blessing that the sick and the disabled miss, to the extent that our noble Prophet (saw) said: «نِعْمَتَانِ مَغْبُونٌ فِيهِمَا كَثِيرٌ مِنْ النَّاسِ؛ الصِّحَّةُ وَالْفَرَاغُ» “Two blessings which many people squander: Good health and free time.”

FB Q&A: Working to Establish the Khilafah is a Collective Obligation (Fard Kifayah) Until it is Established – Whoever Does Not Work for it is Sinful Until it is Established

Question: Jazak Allah Khair Sheikh. I have a question: You said that carrying the call to establish the Khilafah (Caliphate) is a collective obligation (Fard Kifayah). Does this mean that there is no sin on the one who does not carry the call, given that there are Dawah carriers present? Abu Ammar Ahmad

Muslim Women Without the Khilafah: Loss of Care and Living Under Tax Collecting Regimes

The Messenger of Allah (saw) said: «كَانَتْ بَنُو إِسْرَائِيلَ تَسُوسُهُمْ الْأَنْبِيَاءُ كُلَّمَا هَلَكَ نَبِيٌّ خَلَفَهُ نَبِيٌّ وَإِنَّهُ لَا نَبِيَّ بَعْدِي وَسَيَكُونُ خُلَفَاءُ فَيَكْثُرُونَ»، قَالُوا: فَمَا تَأْمُرُنَا؟ قَالَ: «فُوا بِبَيْعَةِ الْأَوَّلِ فَالْأَوَّلِ أَعْطُوهُمْ حَقَّهُمْ فَإِنَّ اللَّهَ سَائِلُهُمْ عَمَّا اسْتَرْعَاهُمْ» “The Banu Isra’il were ruled by the Prophets. When one Prophet died, another succeeded him. There will […]

Digital Sexualization Part 2: The Ignored Cause of Violence Against Women

The pattern of digital interaction, which is controlled by capitalist corporations and the puppet Muslim regimes – has broken down the wall of honor of the Muslim community, ruined future generations and tarnished the honor of Muslim women. Sexual violence against women does not stand alone only because of patriarchal culture such as the feminist […]

The Misery of Envy (Hassad) Its Origin, Causes and Treatment

Introduction: The Growth of Envy under the Western Civilization It has been observed that wherever the Western civilization has influence, in the Western world or the Muslim World, there is the development of a set of institutions, including social media and large-scale advertising, that create an atmosphere of materialism, in which people feel envious and […]

Pornography Use Causes Dependency, Misery and Harm to Humanity

Introduction: Pornography Use is a Consequence of Western Hedonism Pornography is widespread to the point that it has become a norm wherever Western civilization has influence. The use of pornography is indeed an outcome of the dominant civilization today, the Western civilization. Hedonism is the Western view regarding the satisfaction of instinctive desires, including the […]

Every Action has a Value that a Person Takes into Account to Achieve it While Doing the Action

Question: Assalam Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh Our honourable Sheikh, may Allah protect you and support you with the people of his support, The question is related to the topic of values included in the book, The Concepts of Hizb ut Tahrir: Does working for the Khilafah (Caliphate) by attending circles and da’wah work achieve […]

Islam’s View towards Human Transplant of a Genetically-Modified Pig Heart

The Express Tribune Newspaper in Pakistan reported on 30 January 2022, “The first transplant of a genetically-modified pig heart into a terminally ill human patient has triggered intense debate among Muslims the world over. On social media and off it, many have wondered aloud what an Islamic perspective on the procedure would be given the […]

The Prophetic Sunnah is Revelation and a Clarifier of the Noble Quran

Introduction: The Meaning of Sunnah, Both in the Arabic Language and in Shariah Terminology Sunnah (سُنّة), with its plural being Sunan (سُنَنٌ), linguistically is the path (Tareeq) or way (seerah). The inimitable Noble Quran, which set the standard for the Arabic language after its revelation for all times, says, (قَدْ خَلَتْ مِن قَبْلِكُمْ سُنَنٌ فَسِيرُوا […]

Tafseer Al-Baqarah (2: 226-227)

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: [لِلَّذِينَ يُؤْلُونَ مِنْ نِسَائِهِمْ تَرَبُّصُ أَرْبَعَةِ أَشْهُرٍ فَإِنْ فَاءُوا فَإِنَّ اللَّهَ غَفُورٌ رَحِيمٌ (226) وَإِنْ عَزَمُوا الطَّلَاقَ فَإِنَّ اللَّهَ سَمِيعٌ عَلِيمٌ (227)] “For those who swear not to have […]

FB Q&A: Congratulating Christians and Kuffar on their Feasts

Question: Assalam Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah Wa Barakatuh, I am your brother in the Deen, Bahaa from Palestine, I pray you are in good health. My question is about congratulating the Christians on their holidays and to participate in them? What prompted me to ask this question is the Answer to Question by Sheikh Taqiuddin An-Nabhani, […]

How is the Khilafah an ‘illusion’ while it is the Crown of Obligations?!

Brother, Chief Editor of Akhbar Al-Youm Newspaper Assalam Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh The writer Salah Salih published in his column ‘There are Some Silences’ in your newspaper, Akhbar Al-Youm, issued on Wednesday 9 Jumada al-Akhir 1443 AH, corresponding to 01/12/2022 CE, an article with its title: “Abu al-Dardoq and the Illusion of the Islamic […]

FB Q&A: Why Didn’t the Prophet (saw) Ask Nusra (Material Support) from Quraish?

Question: To clarify the question, was the Messenger’s (saw) refusal to ask Nusra (material support) from Quraish because they were not qualified to provide it in the first place, or just because they rejected Islam, and I mean the leaders of leaders of Makkah? If that is the case, didn’t the Messenger (saw) ask Nusra […]

Indeed, Khalid ibn Al-Walid (ra) is a Model for the Muslim Military Officers in Siding with the Great Deen of Islam and its Noble Ummah

The entry of Khalid ibn Al-Walid ibn al-Mughirah (ra) into the fold of Islam, and his unflinching support for Islam and the Muslims, was nothing but a wise choice from a brave warrior. It was the principled stance of a martial hero who was never defeated in any battle he had ever fought. Had he […]