|Below is a list of articles with the most recent ones listed first.|
|Taking the Husband surname after marriage……Not based on Shareeah||Topic: Articles|
|Taking the Husband surname after marriage……Not based on Shareeah
By Asma bint Shameem
In our eagerness to copy the West, we Muslims have adopted many of their practices which have no basis in the Shareeah. And among them is the practice of a woman changing her family name to that of her husband ...|
|Published: Monday 03 January, 2011|
|Muslim girl’s guide for dealing with boys||Topic: Articles|
|Muslim girl’s guide for dealing with boys
Life is full of crazy obstacles, but the one that will probably bug you the most and always be getting in the way is the opposite gender. Here, from one sister to another, is a Muslim girl’...|
|Published: Tuesday 30 November, 2010|
|Keeping Sins A Secret Compiled by Shawana A Aziz||Topic: Articles|
|Keeping Sins A Secret
Compiled by Shawana A Aziz
source : http://www.shawuniversitymosque.org
From among the teachings of Allahs Messenger (Peace and blessings be upon him) is to keep sins a secret matter. If someone commits a sinful act which is against the Commandments of Allah, or is aga...|
|Published: Thursday 25 November, 2010|
|DO YOU SMOKE? By Sameh Strauch||Topic: Articles|
|Do You Smoke ?
by Sameh Strauch
Smoking was discovered by the Spanish conquistadors in America, about 500 years ago; from Spain, it spread to the rest of Europe, and also to the Muslim world about 100 years l...|
|Published: Tuesday 19 October, 2010|
|The Development of the Shafi'i Madhab and its books:||Topic: Articles|
|The Development of the Shafi'i Madhab and its books:
The following books are only fiqh books and therefore you wont find fiqhul hadith in this list nor takhrij al-ahadith books such as Al-Takhlisul Habir of Ibn Hajar Al-'Asqalani or the Iqna' of al-mundhiri or Imam Al-Bayhaqi's.
01: Al-Umm; By t...|
|Published: Wednesday 29 September, 2010|
|Fatawa Em Portugues Setembro 2010||Topic: Articles|
|SHAWWÁL 1431 EDIÇÃO Nº 31 SETEMBRO 2010
P- Qual é a recompensa de jejuar no mês
R- Sayyiduná Abu Ayub Anssári narra que
“Aquele que jejuou o Ramadhán tendo
prosseguido com mais seis dias de Shawwál,
será, como se tivesse jejuado o ano completo”.
|Published: Tuesday 07 September, 2010|
|Take Your Wudu Beyond Ritual Washing||Topic: Articles|
|Take Your Wudu Beyond Ritual Washing
by Asma bint Shameem
Wudu is such a beautiful thing. It is done so that we can purify ourselves before we stand for prayer in front of Allah.
And all of us make wudu, because we know that without it our prayer will not be valid.
But usually we d...|
|Published: Tuesday 16 March, 2010|
|Ghibah (Gossip and Backbiting) Major Sin||Topic: Articles|
|Major Sins # 49
Gossip and Backbiting
The Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) explained the meaning of this aayah.
He said: "Do you know what gheebah (gossip or backbiting) is?"
They said, "Allaah and His Messenger know best."
He said: "To say something about your b...|
|Published: Thursday 18 February, 2010|
|Offering Salaam Is An Islamic Duty: Maulana Yusuf Motala||Topic: Articles|
|Importance of Giving Salaams
Written by Moulana Yusuf Motala
Offering Salaam Is An Islamic Duty
It has been narrated from Hazrat Ali that the Rasullah said,
"Commonly in Islam there are six rights of a Muslim upon a Muslim:
when he meets him he should give...|
|Published: Monday 01 February, 2010|
|Islamic Fiction Stories, why we need them & What Scholars Say||Topic: Articles|
|Every state requires that children read fiction as a part of their school curriculum. Most of the books Muslim children and teachers have to choose for this required reading are filled with questionable characters, children acting and believing in ways contrary to Islam, emphasizing Christian holida...|
|Published: Wednesday 13 January, 2010|
|Study: American women are not happy||Topic: Articles|
|A recent study, titled The Paradox of Declining Female Happiness, conducted by professors Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers (University of Pennsylvania) for the Social Science Research Network (SSRN) – concludes that though American women are better off economically since 1970s – socially they fee...|
|Published: Tuesday 15 December, 2009|
|Lost your Job ?? Do not Lose Hope !! by Asma bint Shameem||Topic: Articles|
|Lost your Job ?? Do not Lose Hope !!
by Asma bint Shameem
As world markets suffer from the ongoing global financial crisis and housing markets slump, as jobs are lost and unemployment rates rise high, as businesses close down and people dont have a source of income, you worry.
|Published: Monday 13 July, 2009|
|Staying up Late ... A Disease of Modern Times by Asma Shameem||Topic: Articles|
|Staying up Late ... A Disease of Modern Times by Asma bint Shameem
They roam the streets when everyone is asleep. Or they may hang out with friends all night at the local 'disco'. And if they are not 'out there', they are indoors, up until the wee hours of the morning, watching movies, listening to...|
|Published: Monday 06 April, 2009|
|Review of Hamas: Unwritten Chapters by Dr Azzam Tamimi ||Topic: Articles|
|Review of Hamas: Unwritten Chapters by Dr Azzam Tamimi, London: Hurst & Company, 2007, pp. 344+xii.
Mohamad Nasrin Nasir|
|Published: Friday 09 January, 2009|
|Why doesnt Allaah answer our duaas? Sheikh Al-Munajjid||Topic: Articles|
|Du’aa’s and ta’awwudhaat [prayers seeking refuge with Allaah] are like a weapon, and a weapon is only as good as the person who is using it; it is not merely the matter of how sharp it is. If the weapon is perfect and free of faults, and the arm of the person using it is strong, and there is nothing...|
|Published: Sunday 04 January, 2009|
|The best way to achieve humbleness in the heart||Topic: Articles|
The Muslim Creed
Humbleness is the opposite of arrogance, and is an attitude and behavior that Allah and His Messenger (pbuh) have commanded us to have. It is also a great tool used to spread Islam to others.
The best way to achieve humbleness in the heart is contained in the Sunn...|
|Published: Wednesday 02 April, 2008|
|Ijtehad, Taqleed, Is Everyone Capable of Deriving Law from the Q||Topic: Articles|
|The scholars of Usul have laid down certain conditions that must be fulfilled by anyone wishing to claim the right of ijtihad for himf/herself. These conditions include:
(a) mastery of the Arabic language, to minimize the possibility of misinterpreting Revelation on purely linguistic grounds; ...|
|Published: Monday 10 March, 2008|
|The Ahl al-Sunnah's Schools (Maturidi & Ash'aris) By Harun Yahya||Topic: Articles|
|In terms of conviction, there are two schools: The Maturidis, founded by Imam Maturidi and The Ash`aris, founded by Imam Ash`ari
These two schools are essentially one. However, they differ in terms of about forty matters. These differences, however, consist only matters of detail.|
|Published: Thursday 30 August, 2007|
|Translating the Untranslatable: A Survey of English Translations||Topic: Articles|
|Despite the historical fact that the early Muslim community's stand on the translation of the Arabic text of the Quran was ambivalent, as indeed, the general Muslim attitude remains so to this day, the act of translation may be logically viewed as a natural part of the Muslim exegetical effort. Howe...|
|Published: Wednesday 13 June, 2007|
|Plans and Plans||Topic: Articles|
|Some things are beyond planning.
And life doesn't always turn out as planned.|
|Published: Friday 08 June, 2007|
|Muhtar Holland Author and Translator||Topic: Articles|
|Muhtar Holland was born in 1935, in the ancient city of Durham in the North East of England. This statement may be considered anachronistic, however, since he did not bear the name Muhtar until 1969, when he was moved-by powerful experiences in the latihan kejiwaan of Subud-to embrace the religion o...|
|Published: Thursday 26 April, 2007|
|Zainab Al-Ghazali:Struggle to establish truth and eradicate fals||Topic: Articles|
|In Islamic history ladies have not lagged behind in the struggle to establish truth and eradicate falsehood, to uphold Islamic values and principles, and for that matter establish Islam as a living, thriving, and forward-looking religion. Zaynab Al-Ghazali is one of such dynamic ladies.|
|Published: Wednesday 07 March, 2007|
|Three Tough Questions and the Slap||Topic: Articles|
|There was a young man who went overseas to study for quite a long time.
When he returned, he asked his parents to find him a religious scholar or any expert who could answer his 3 Questions|
|Published: Monday 08 January, 2007|
|30 Signs of the Hypocrites By Shaykh Aaid `Abdullah al-Qarni||Topic: Articles|
|Falsehood and Lying ,Treachery .Showing insolence and licentiousness in argumentation ,Breaking one's promise ,Laziness in worship ,Showing off ,Lack of remembrance of Allah ,Hastiness in prayer ............|
|Published: Saturday 15 April, 2006|
|How Islamic inventors changed the world : 1001 Inventions: Musli||Topic: Articles|
|From coffee to cheques and the three-course meal, the Muslim world has given us many innovations that we take for granted in daily life. As a new exhibition opens, Paul Vallely nominates 20 of the most influential- and identifies the men of genius behind them|
|Published: Wednesday 29 March, 2006|