This is the negative attribute of 'Nifaq' or hypocrisy that gradually, by listening to music, grows in one's heart! It is because of this that Imam Ja'far ibn Mul;ammad as-Sadiq said that music and...
Classifications of Music In regards to the various categories of Music and how to differentiate which are permitted and which are not, these can be broken up into four groups: 1. "Music" which...
Before anything else, we should study the intellectual and cultural environment from which the Holy Qur’an arose. From the point of view of all historians, the Hijaz was among the most underdeveloped...
With a brief study and reflection on some verses of the Holy Qur’an, we can find numerous examples of the Islamic clemency and mercy in this Divine Book, which is the basis and foundation of this...
All over history and in all societies there has always been the same relationship between the Prophets and the pompous people living in luxury. This relationship points to a norm of history. It...
Yes, in the next world only the culprits will be punished. But this worldly punishment is more extensive and affects the culprit and the innocent alike. Hence the two previous verses have nothing to...
As we have said the Qur'anic concept of the norms of history has been mentioned in a large number of its verses and the fact of their existence has been emphasized in many ways. In some verses the...
What an idea! Intellects are lost, visions are weary, the eminent are little, the sage had bewildered, orators have fallen short to give speech, poets have been tongue-tied, men of literature have...
Ibn Hajar also cites the following sentence uttered by the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him and his family: "Do not attempt to go beyond these twin trusts (the Book and the Progeny of the...
The hadith concerning the "two weighty trusts" known as hadith al-thaqalayn is one of the most widely accepted and authoritative of all the traditions narrated from the Prophet, peace and blessings...
How I find that Islam does not Oppress Women? An Experiences of a Recently Converted Hindu Woman I came from a purely Hindu family where we were always taught to regard ourselves (i.e. women) as...
Principles of Human Rights in Islam 4 Freedom The Glorious Manifestations of the Quranic Attention to Freedom Freedom as expounded earlier in this article is of great value in the Qur’anic view. This...

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