• If Imam misses “maliki yawmid-deen” in salah, what is the ruling?

      QUESTION: If the Imam misses “maliki yawmid-deen” in salah, what is the ruling?     ANSWER: In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful,   The Ṣalāh will be valid.[1]   And Allah, the Almighty, knows best Mufti Sufyan        [1] الفتاوىالهندية (1 / 126):   وإن قرأ أكثر الفاتحة ونسي …

  • The Essence of Tasawwuf[1] is Fear, Hope and Love[2] 
    The Essence of Tasawwuf

    [By Shaikh Muḥammad Ashraf ‘Alī (Allah have mercy on him)] [Rendered in to English by Muftī Sufyān] He[3] said that I have seen a dictum of Khwājāh Muʿīn al-Dīn Chishtī (Allah have mercy on him) that is the essence of all paths[4]. I am mentioning it so that my friends take benefit from it. He says …

  • Dear Suicidal Sister/Brother If you are having suicidal thoughts please talk to someone. It might appear as though suicide is the only solution and no one cares but there are good sincere people in the world that are not only good listeners but will genuinely help you. They care. Allah listens and He cares. He …

  • ❝You disobey God yet proclaim His love; This is impossible in correlation, unprecedented! Had your love been true, you would have surely obeyed Him. Verily, the lover is obedient to the one he loves.❞   What is true love in Islam? What is true love in Islam? Is it a declaration of the words “I …

  • How did the Prophet eat

    8. To eat as a group. Once the companions of the Prophet Peace be upon him said to him ‘O messenger of Allah! When we eat we do not feel satisfied’ so he replied ‘perhaps you eat individually?’   ‘Yes’ they replied. So he said ‘Eat together and say the name of Allah when eating …

  • Designed for the development of muslims in the Kamari Neighbourhood of the Gwadar District of Pakistan.   Introduction In light of the World Bank’s sustainable development goals, based on the principles of Islamic microfinance, the following is a project report designed for the development of Muslims in the Kamari neighbourhood, situated in the district of …

  • Introduction The following essay will attempt to answer the question, “would having Islamic economics grounded on a religion (Islam), make it a moral economy? Discussion will be centred on the case for Islamic economics to be framed and analysed as a ‘moral economy’. There will be an explanation to distinguish between religion (Islam) as such, …

  • Role of a mosque

    It is of paramount importance to understand the true role of a Mosque in society. Many have a misconception and a very narrow understanding regarding a Mosque, and assume that it is merely a place of five time daily prayers and a place that provides Islamic education for the youth.   The Qur’ān explains the …

  • Dua for good

    If you were promised a guaranteed accepted Du’a what would it be? Allah says about the Du’a of some people during Hajj in ‘Arafa on the day of ‘Arafa (the most important day of Hajj when supplications are accepted): “There are some who pray, ‘Our Lord, give us in this world’, but will have no …

  • Islamic Methodological approaches

    USŪL AL-FIQH, AL-QAWĀ’ID AL-FIQHIYYAH, FIQH AL-AQALIYĀT AND MAQĀȘID AL-SHARĪ’AH Usūl al-fiqh Usūl al-fiqh is the methodology of deducing law pertaining to religious actions from its evidence. This is done via principles or a procedure adopted by the jurists (fuqahā) to deduce the sharī’ah ruling from their sources; the qur’ān, ḥadīth, Ijmā’ (consensus) and qiyās (analogical …


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