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major sins in islam

Interest and Its Role in Economy and Life

Introduction Interest is defined in the Oxford English Dictionary as, “Money paid for the use of money lent (the principal), or for forbearance of a debt, according to a fixed ratio.” Actually, individuals...
major sins in islam

The Evil Consequences of Adultery and Fornication

Adultery and fornication bring about great corruption and evil which spread easily. Major evil effects result from these, which cause serious damage to those who commit it as well as to...
rulings on Friday prayer

The Rulings on Friday Prayer

The day of this prayer, Friday is the best day of the week, as the Prophet (PBUH) said: “Among the most excellent of your days is Friday.” In another hadith he (PBUH) said: “We...
invocation after finishing prayer

How to Perform Witr Prayer?

The Importance of Witr Prayer Witr Prayer it is the most stressed voluntary prayer, and some scholars are of the opinion that it is obligatory to perform it. Generally, the act of...
Can Muslims celebrate other religious festivals?

Can Muslims celebrate other Religious Festivals?

Other Religious Festivals Numerous are the religious festivals and fairs of the unbelievers. Muslims need not know in full about these. They should know only this much that such and such days...
zakatul-fitr

Zakatul-Fitr (Fast-Breaking Zakah)

The Obligation Zakatul-Fitr is an obligatory charity to be paid by the end of Ramadan, Hence, the term is a causative one, as Fitr (breaking the fast) is the cause for Zakah...
zakah on gold and silver

Zakah on Gold and Silver

The rulings on Zakah on gold and silver are also applied with regard to what is derived from them such as money, jewels, ingots and the like. The proof of the legality...
Zakah Legality and Virtue

Zakah Legality and Virtue

A Muslim must know the details of the rulings on Zakah, its conditions, those required to pay it, those for whom it is to be paid, and the properties from which...
why did the great imams differ

Why did the Great Imams differ?

It is obligatory upon Muslims, after being loyal to Allah the Exalted and His Messenger, to be loyal to the believers, as the Quran declares, especially to the scholars who are...
invocation after finishing prayer

Invocation after Finishing Prayer

Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) used to say the following invocations after finishing his obligatory prayers: In Arabic, “Astaghfirullah” three times, and once “Allahumma anta al-salam wa minka al-salam tabarakta ya dhal-jalali wa’l-ikram.” Which means,...