Category: Fiqh

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INTELLECTUAL CHECK (2): CORRECTION OR CONDEMNATION, WHICH WAY FORWARD? By Abu Maryam Ibn Is’haq (Abumaribi)

INTELLECTUAL CHECK (2): CORRECTION OR CONDEMNATION, WHICH WAY FORWARD?   The intellect is the sense of rational thought, inference, and understanding of matters. For a knowledge enthusiast to reach the state of intellectual, one must have passed through the stages of learning, questioning, listening, reasoning, and understanding which serves as the core values for one…
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January 31, 2019 0

TAFSEER SURAH AL-FATIHAH BY SHAYKH MUHAMMAD SALIH IBN UTHAYMEEN

  Sūrah al-Fātiḥah (“The Opening”) has been named this because the Quran is opened and begins with this Sūrah, or chapter. It is also been said that it was the first complete chapter to be revealed entirely. The scholars say that this chapter comprises, in general, the meanings of the whole Quran with regards to…
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January 15, 2019 0

RIBA IN ISLAM

  The basic principle in Shariah is that Quran and Sunnah establishes the framework for our way of living. It establishes the boundaries, the four corners within which we practice all our transactions and interactions. These framework are the Usool (the basic principles) under which all branches of jurisprudences are defined. These Usool (basic principles)…
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January 14, 2019 0

THE PROHIBITION OF RIBA IN THE HOLY QUR’AN & HADITH

  Those who devour riba will not stand except as stands one the Satan has driven to madness by his touch. That is because they have said: “Trade is but like riba” but Allah has permitted trade and forbidden riba. So, whosoever after receiving admonition from his Lord desists, he shall be pardoned for the…
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January 13, 2019 0

SIFAT SALAAT AN NABI By Usama Ibn Suhaib Hasan

SIFAT SALAAT AN NABI By Usama Ibn Suhaib Hasan Since the purpose of this book is to convey the guidance of the Prophet (Sallallaahu ‘Alaihi wa Sallam) regarding Prayer, it was elementary that I would not limit myself to a particular Madhhab, for the reasons mentioned previously. Therefore, I would give whatever is authentically proved…
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January 2, 2019 0

OH MUSLIMS! STAY IN YOUR LANE, CHRISTMAS IS NOT FOR YOU

  Muslims must understand that celebrating Christmas is not an issue of mu’amalat (social interactions) it is an issue of ‘ibadah (worship). Be a consistent Muslim. “Or have they partners with Allaah (false gods), who have instituted for them a religion which Allaah has not allowed….” Q42:21 We are allowed to give and take gifts…
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December 25, 2018 0

THE WORLD OF JINN By Saheed Iyalabani

  Throughout history, Man has always had a deep attraction for the supernatural and the unseen. The existence of a world parallel to our own has always fascinated people. This world is commonly referred to as the spirit world, and almost every set of people have some concept of one. With some people, these spirits…
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November 28, 2018 0

A NIQAABI LIKE A GEISHA GIRL By Sanni. Kay Yusuf

  I was a lad but wasn’t too young, so I could recall the event from the start to the tail. Opposite our residence – across the road – was a popular hair-stylist. As if she was the only hairdresser around the area, the patronage she got from women of timber and calibre was indescribable.…
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November 7, 2018 0

PROVISION FOR THE NEEDY IN QUESTION By Abu Maryam Ibn Is’haq (Abumaribi)

PROVISION FOR THE NEEDY IN QUESTION House Of Salam (HOS) “And spend (in charity) from what We have Provided you before death approaches one of You and he says, “My Lord, if only You would Give me respite for a little while so I would give Sadaqa (and Zakah) and be among the righteous.”” [Surah…
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October 18, 2018 0

THE TESLIM (GREETING): A RECOMMENDATION AND ALSO AN OBLIGATION

THE TESLIM (1): A RECOMMENDATION AND ALSO AN OBLIGATION   The greeting of peace is the teslim of Muslims, that we express to spread peaceful existence and security among other Muslims and as an endearment to other believers to emulate this golden greeting. This is a sign of ethics and good lifestyle. Many a time…
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October 8, 2018 0