KINDS OF LAW IN ISLAM Should we track man's daily conduct and his activities and attitudes, we will find it most difficult to count them. Every man produces hundreds of quotes and does hundreds of...
A Brief Introduction of Zakat And Khums Zakat (Taxation) We may consider salat (Praying) and sawm (Fasting) as two acts of worship whose immediate basis is physical rather than spiritual. Zakat (...
The Philosophy Behind Tayammum Numerous people question as to what benefit could the hitting of hands upon the earth and then drawing them over the forehead and the back of the hands possibly possess...
The Philosophy Behind Wudhu And Ghusl (Minor and the Major Ablution) Undoubtedly, wudhu possesses two manifest benefits - the medical benefit and the ethical and spiritual one. From the medical point...
Combining the Two Prayers in Sahih Muslim and Sahih Bukhari One of conflictions between some of Islamic sects and Shia School is to combine the two prayers. Great Ayatollah Abd al-Husayn Sharaf al-...
KHUMS IN THE QUR'AN & HISTORY "Khums" literally means "one-fifth or 20%". In Islamic legal terminology, it means "one-fifth of certain items which a person acquires as wealth, and which must be...
Islamic Jurisprudence (Figh) Talks About… Figh in termonology means to follow the orders (Ahkam) of Allah. According to Islam, the purpose of creation of human beings is to submit to the will of...
Combining Prayers in the Quran and Sunni Traditions The Shia Muslims acknowledge the five obligatory daily prayers. However, they frequently combine the Zuhr  and 'Asr prayers (both prayers performed...
Divorce or Dissolution of Marriage Marital life ought to begin with earnestness and should continue happily under the shadow of love, tolerance and self-sacrifice. But practically speaking marriage...