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August, 2016

  • 3 August

    Islamic Souks and Fairs

    Islam is the most perfect way of life which was presented to us by Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam). Thus whatever conforms to this perfect way, whether it relates to Ibaadah, business, personal attire and appearance or social life, will be Islamic. Anything that is contrary to the way of life …

May, 2016

  • 14 May

    The View of our Elders regarding Seerat Jalsas on the 12th of Rabee‘ul Awwal

    The View of Hazrat Moulana Husain Ahmad Madani (rahimahullah), one of the greatest Mujaahids of the 14th century of Islam   Sheikhul Hadith Hazrat Moulana Muhammad Zakariyya (rahimahullah) writes: Hazrat Moulana Husain Ahmad Madani (rahimahullah) once came to Sahaaranpur on the 12th of Rabee‘ul Awwal when the people had decided …

May, 2015

  • 25 May

    Significance of the 15th of Sha’baan

    Q: I heard from an Arab Shaykh that although there are ahaadith with regards to the virtues of the night of shab-e-baraat, but nothing is authentic. So we dont need to attach special reverence to this day or night. Is this true? If not, please provide authentic ahaadith. A: There are many authentic …

December, 2014

  • 25 December

    Women attending Congregational or Eid Salaah

    The era of Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam) was a mubaarak era. It was an era where Wahi (revelation of the Quraan) was being received from Allah Ta’ala. New Shar’ee laws regarding various issues were constantly being revealed by Allah Ta’ala and there was a need for Sahaaba to learn the …

  • 24 December

    Honeymoon

    Man constantly searches for peace of mind, satisfaction and inner-happiness. While some search for it in wealth and romance, others try to acquire it through sport and amusement, and yet others seek it through travelling the world and frequenting five-star holiday resorts. Generally, newly-wed couples, in the aim of strengthen …

January, 2014

  • 30 January

    Leasing one’s premises to conventional banks and aiding in sin

    Q: I recently purchased a property in partnership with two friends. Many prospective tenants have requested that the property be leased to them, including a bank. I refused to accept a bank as a tenant as I always understood it to be wrong. However, my partners have received a ruling that …

  • 25 January

    The impermissibility of earning eBucks points through the bank

    Q: What is the shar`ee ruling on eBucks points earned through the bank? A: Before addressing this pertinent issue, it is of paramount importance for us to understand the Islamic way of earning wealth as opposed to the way wealth is earned through the riba based systems of the bank. We hope …

December, 2012

December, 2011

  • 4 December

    Muharram and Aashura

    It is the divine system of Allah Ta’ala that He has afforded special virtue and significance to some things over others. From mankind, the Ambiyaa (Alayhimus Salaam) have been blessed with distinguished positions and an elevated status over others. From the different places in the world, the Haramain Shareefain (Makkah …