The Scholar Sayyid Qutb, in his book entitled, “In the Shade of Qur’an” on this verse: (وَإِذۡ قَالَ رَبُّكَ لِلۡمَلَـٰٓٮِٕكَةِ إِنِّى جَاعِلٌ۬ فِى ٱلۡأَرۡضِ خَلِيفَةً۬) “Your Lord said to the angels, ‘I am appointing a vicegerent on earth.’” [Al-Baqarah: 2:30] He said that there are two fundamental concepts and considerations in relation to man as […]
Question: Assalam Alaikum I want to ask if the Qur‘an is from the Allah’s creations, and why? Because Iman Abu Hanifa said that everything is Makhlooq (Created) except the Qur’an, it is the speech of Allah.
Joe Biden signed the Respect for Marriage Act. The bill to protect the right of the people of the country to enter into same-sex and interracial marriages was supported by representatives of both parties in the Senate, according to the article “US President Signs the Law to Protect Same-Sex Marriages” on the DW website. (Source: […]
Before setting the context of this article, two terminologies need to be defined, namely, “Individual Reform” and “Revival of the Ummah”. “Individual Reform” refers to the change in the Individual components related to Individual Ibadaat (worships) like Salah (prayer), Sawm (fasting), etc. It also includes other individualistic actions like Mu’amalat (relations/transactions), Akhlaq (ethics) and actions […]
The West has obscured and misrepresented their history. They claim that their adoption of Western Empiricism and all that followed from it was simply a consequence of their desire for progress and enlightenment. But the ugly truth about the Western civilisation is that it has been built on a reckless compromise between the brutally opposed […]
On the 25th of August, a Commission appointed by the Danish government recommended a ban on girls wearing Hijab in primary schools across the country. The ban, which is based on the prejudicial and unevidenced premise that young Muslim girls are forced by their families to wear the Hijab, would apply at public, private and […]
Question: In the name of Allah the Most Gracious the Most Merciful From Afghanistan to our honourable Ameer! Assalam Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh I hope from Allah the Almighty that you are in good health and safety, and we ask Him to hasten our conquest, victory and empowerment. Our honourable Ameer! I have been […]
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] .
Islam demands the use of mind (عقل) to embrace its Aqeedah. The only Aqeedah which is built on mind (عقل) and agrees with man’s innate nature (فطرة) is Islamic Aqeedah. It is not permissible to leave the matter of belief in Allah (swt), for the emotions (وِجْدَان) only, but proof of existence of the creator, […]
Modernist secular Western thinking began as a reaction to the oppression of the Church, clergymen, tsars and monarchs, a reaction of so-called humanism and humanitarian thinking against theological thinking. This humanism marginalized every religious matter attributed to God, placing Man as the center of the universe. It was upon the flimsy claim that his “mighty” […]
As a theory postmodernism has often been defined ambiguously for various reasons: the deliberate attempt of its intelligentsia to avoid the neat closure of definitions; its application over a wide range of seemingly unrelated disciplines (academic and theoretic disciplines such as political science, organization theory, cultural studies, philosophy of science, economics, linguistics, architecture, feminist theory, […]
Question: Assalamu alaikum, Could you also explain to us regarding the opinion of Abu Hanifa, Sufyan al-Thawri and others that there is no Riba (usury) in Dar ul-Kufr inferring the hadith (There is no Riba between a Muslim and a harbi in Dar al-Harb) and the evidence that Al-Abbas dealt with usury in Dar ul-Kufr […]
The re-take over of Afghanistan by the Taliban has raised many questions about what the future holds for women in the country. Some fear that it will mean the establishment of a state where women are subject to violence, girls are denied an education, and women are deprived of the right to work and engage […]
The Government is continuously deceiving people by giving slogans about saving lives; but in reality, they have not taken any effective steps to save people’s lives, but rather have been looting thousands of crores of Taka through corruption in the health sector. Mired in corruption and misrule, this Government has repeatedly resorted to repeated lockdowns […]
O People! • In an urgent manner, America withdrew, whilst Taliban rapidly gained control over all of Afghanistan, except for its airport. And what a state the airport was in. US, NATO and Turkish troops secured the movement of aircraft, carrying foreign nationals and Afghan collaborators, amidst throes of chaos, painful and humiliating scenes and […]
On August 17, the Crimea Info news agency reported: “Five residents of Crimea and Sevastopol were detained on suspicion of participation in the terrorist organization Hizb ut-Tahrir, banned in Russia. This was reported by Interfax with reference to its own source.
Headlines: Turkey Extols Booming Defence Industry at International Arms Fair Afghanistan Faces Dire Financial Outlook, Warns Former Central Bank Chief Greatest Foreign Policy Humiliation: Trump Turkey Extols Booming Defence Industry at International Arms Fair The TF aircraft being developed by Turkish Aerospace is arguably the jewel in the crown of an industry that is widely […]
In light of international and regional interventions to influence the Tunisian political scene, especially after the decisions of 25th July 2021, President Kais Saied reiterated his independence at the Carthage Palace on Thursday, 19th August 2021, saying, “These people who talk about the decisions I take based on illusory balances in their heads because they […]
It has been two years since the Raja Dahir of our time, Modi, forcibly annexed Occupied Kashmir on 5th August 2019.
America and its Puppet Kabul Regime are Defeated in Afghanistan With astonishing speed, the Afghan mujahideen swept the country forcing the collapse of the Kabul regime, with its president quietly fleeing, even though, according to US President Joe Biden speaking on Monday, the Americans had “trained and equipped an Afghan military force of some 300,000 […]
The disturbing occurrence of rape incidents is a growing social problem, which unfortunately, only gets attention in the media after some horrific incident is reported. Usually, such an incident triggers a fierce debate on social and electronic media, which then compels the government officials and rulers to issue a few statements on this issue. However, […]
Allah (swt) has revealed many noble Ayaat directing the human beings to consider all that is around them, reflecting and considering their nature, as an act of Creation. Many such Ayaat were revealed within the first three years of Revelation. It was with these Ayaat that the Messenger of Allah (saw) cultured the great Companions […]
Ramadan is the month when we strive to draw nearer to Allah (swt), we work hard on our individual ibadaat, give extra in charity, and those of us living in the West amp up our dawah to those around us by giving a plethora of lectures about the mercy of Allah (swt) and host events […]
[وأَحْسِنْ كَمَا أَحْسَنَ اللَّهُ إِلَيْكَ] Ihsan – seeking perfection and excellence is a high degree and status for the righteous servants of Allah (swt). When one of us reaches it, one will be close to Allah Almighty, sincere in one’s work, emigrating to one’s Lord obediently and submitting to His rulings and law, exerting one’s […]
Question: Assalamu Alaikum Our honorable Sheikh: what is the difference between previous opinion and previous information in the thinking method. Noting that thought (fikr), comprehension (idrak), or mind (‘aql)do not occur except with the four elements: the sensation, the reality, the previous information and the brain capable of linking. What is the difference between the […]
Verily, Allah, glory be to Him, is the First and the Last, and Glorified is His Majesty, the One who has the best of bounties, the One who bestows His creation with endless blessings. His kindness to all of His creation has preceded them, for He is Ar-Rahman (the Most Gracious), then He singled out […]
وَلَا تَقُولُوا لِمَا تَصِفُ أَلْسِنَتُكُمُ الْكَذِبَ هَٰذَا حَلَالٌ وَهَٰذَا حَرَامٌ لِّتَفْتَرُوا عَلَى اللَّهِ الْكَذِبَۚ إِنَّ الَّذِينَ يَفْتَرُونَ عَلَى اللَّهِ الْكَذِبَ لَا يُفْلِحُونَ “Hence, do not utter falsehoods by letting your tongues determine [at your own discretion], “This is lawful and that is forbidden”, thus attributing your own lying inventions to God: for, behold, they who […]