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Arab Intellectuals Between Power and Reform

Wed, 02/17/2010 - 02:43
What is the stance of the Arab intellectual towards that which is taking place on the social and political scene How far can he be held accountable for....

Miracles of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)

Wed, 02/17/2010 - 02:42
A number of miracles were bestowed upon and performed by the Prophet Muhammad to establish the proof of his prophethood. Those miracles are granted by the power and permission of Allah and are usually in....

What Are We Created Of?

Tue, 02/16/2010 - 05:30
Allah created all colors when the concept of color did not exist, just as He created the universe that did not exist before. Therefore, creating a concept ....

Between Prophet Yusuf and Khalid Ibn Al-Waleed

Fri, 02/12/2010 - 05:07
Prophet Yusuf and Khalid ibn Al-Waleed asked for authority and wanted to shoulder a responsibility. However, they did so only to improve a situation ....

Delaying Marriage: Pros and Cons

Fri, 02/12/2010 - 05:02
How important is marriage Is delaying marriage right The reason for my questions is that I want to have my wedding as soon as possible, but my family ....

Democracy and Shura: Common Grounds and Challenges

Fri, 02/12/2010 - 05:00
The Islamic history is rich enough to propose a variety of political mechanisms for leadership. After the death of the Prophet in 632 CE, each of the ....

The Use of Full Body Scanners for Security (FCNA Statement)

Fri, 02/12/2010 - 04:57
The Full Body Security Scanners (also called Nude-body scanners) are being installed at various airports in United States and Europe. Several human ....

Al-Qaradawi's Fiqh of Jihad (P 7)

Fri, 02/12/2010 - 04:56
In this section of the valuable book Fiqh of Jihad, the erudite scholar Yusuf Al-Qaradawi deals with one of the most important aspects of Jihad (fighting in the cause of Allah); namely, the ethics and manners that are incumbent upon the Muslim army. Many people are unmindful of this aspect to the extent that ....

Auto Wudu' Machine: Acceptable?

Thu, 02/11/2010 - 05:19
What is the judgment of the Shari`ah concerning the new wudu' machine, which helps perform wudu' automatically It is said that it spares ....

Juwayriyyah: A Woman Bringing Grace to Her People

Thu, 02/11/2010 - 05:11
Whenever Juwayriyyah (may Allah be pleased with her) is mentioned as one of Prophet Muhammad's wives, the blessings she brought to her own people ....

The Comprehensiveness of the Sunnah

Thu, 02/11/2010 - 05:08
So diverse are the people who have been called to Islam in the world. It is normal that every segment has felt a need for a guide according to the demands of the time. For this reason, in order to meet all the needs, shape their responses, and provide an example for different segments of society on the level....

Islamic Finance: Challenges & Prospects - Dr. Monzer Kahf

Wed, 02/10/2010 - 16:49

And Warn Them of the Day of Regret

Wed, 02/10/2010 - 03:36
On that day, horrors of unspeakable scale will be seen, no way of escape will be found, and all hopes for salvation will be dashed. That will be the state....

What Are Your Dreams in Life? (Tell Us)

Fri, 02/05/2010 - 04:17
Everyone is allowed to dream and achieve their dreams, so long as no disobedience is involved. It is even unnatural that one should live with no dream or... .

An Old Woman Housing Young Men

Fri, 02/05/2010 - 04:11
Is it haram for a 55-year-old woman to accommodate young male university students in the house where she resides The house is hers and she has lived ....

The Miracle of Honey

Fri, 02/05/2010 - 04:05
Do you know how important a food source the honey is, which Allah offers man by means of a tiny insect Honey is composed of sugars like glucose ....

Islam and the Secular State

Fri, 02/05/2010 - 03:55
The secular state emerged in modern times in response to religious infighting that plagued Europe for over a century, and put social life on a self-destructing path. The Hundred Year War posed a serious threat to the then emerging modern Europe, underscoring the need to keep the state and church at a comfortable distance. While the secular state was designed to prevent organized religion from controlling public institutions, it did not necessarily aim at undermining religiosity per se, or alienating religious communities. Rather, it was perceived as multi-religious society’s best defense against the imposition of the religious values and worldview of one community on another ....

Scholars' Refutation of IRA's Fatwa on Egypt-Gaza Wall

Thu, 02/04/2010 - 03:06
The Islamic Research Academy (IRA) did not only uphold the permissibility of building a steel wall between Egypt and Gaza, but also claimed it to be.

The Conscience of the Faithful

Thu, 02/04/2010 - 02:43
From the day we are born, a voice that always perpetually whispers evil accompanies us. This whisper belongs to our lower self. Next to this voice, however, there exists an infallible voice that forbids evil and guides us to the right path. This voice is called "conscience". Almighty Allah introduces to us these....

Marital Intimacy in the Open Air

Wed, 02/03/2010 - 02:26
Intimate relations are supposed to be practiced within boundaries that would preserve the honor and dignity of the husband and wife, and keep them....