Meditation has a rich

Meditation has a rich

Meditation has a rich and very important history in Islam. Before the Prophet would receive the first revelation he would spend hours away from society on Mount Noor in meditation. He would contemplate the situation Mecca was in. The Prophet knew something within his...
Sunnis and Shi’as are Brothers and Sisters

Sunnis and Shi’as are Brothers and Sisters

There are no significant differences, nor disagreements, about the most fundamental and most consequential issues concerning both Islam and life. It is no coincidence that Islam and life are bracketed here together, for Islam is an all-inclusive code of existence,...
Is body piercing permissible in Islam?

Is body piercing permissible in Islam?

First of all, it should be made clear that it is permissible for women only to pierce their ears as a form of enhancing their beauty. The proof of this permission is based on the Hadith of Prophet Muhammad, peace and blessings be upon him, when he prayed on the day of...
Divorce in Islam

Divorce in Islam

Marriage is indeed a sacred bond that brings together a man and a woman by virtue of the teachings of the Qur’an and the Sunnah. Thus, each partner in this sacred relationship must treat the other beautifully and with love and respect. A man must not divorce his wife...
Are all types of Music unlawful in Islam?

Are all types of Music unlawful in Islam?

It is known that music is one of the most controversial issues among jurists. While some scholars see that music is completely forbidden, others are for the view that it is permissible as long as it is free from all kinds of paganism, sensuality, immorality, and...