Abortion

You can only abort the pregnancy if there is a vital danger for the mother in order to sacrifice one life instead of two. Otherwise, the abortion has no difference…

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Following the Sects

According to Quran, there can be no sects in Islam. Allah repeatedly disapproves forming parties/sects/groups in religion. He commands: “Hold fast together to the rope of Allah (Quran) and be not…

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Differences between madhabs

It takes countless volumes to write a book. If you read the books written on this subject, you can see the differences. For example, one of them is Abdurrahman El-Jazari’s…

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Libya Situation

Because of the rebellion wave in various parts of Libya, the government  uses violence to put it down.  United Nations declared Libya as no-fly zone and organized air strikes in…

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Amount Of Interest

According to Qur’an, every type of loan that is given to provide income is called usury; and the provided income, that is interest, is also usury whatever the ratio or…

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Watching Erotic Films

Porn and erotic movies spoil the religious and ethics principles of people, they leave irrecoverable effects on families and they are exactly opposite to human nature. Watching these movies are…

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Method to Understand the Quran

Many of the surahs begin as: “These are the verses of  the clear Book[1]”. One verse is: وَنَزَّلْنَا عَلَيْكَ الْكِتَابَ تِبْيَانًا لِّكُلِّ شَيْءٍ وَهُدًى وَرَحْمَةً وَبُشْرَى لِلْمُسْلِمِينَ “We have revealed…

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Meaning of Ashura

Our prophet Muhammad (p.b.u.h.) recommends fasting on the ninth and tenth of Muharram, which are the Days of Ashura. There is no other worship specific to the month of Muharram….

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Eating or Prayer First?

Related hadiths and the conclusion basing on them are as follows: 1. Narrated Anas bin Malik (r.a.): “If dinner is already served and iqamat-as-salat-al maghrib (evening prayer iqamat) is heard,…

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Representative For Hajj

Many hadiths are narrated from our Prophet (p.b.u.h.) about the importance and performance of Hajj but there no saheeh ones relating that old or sick people, who can afford to…

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Waqfa of Muzdalifah

Waqfa of Muzdalifah is one of the wajib performances of Hajj. A person who could not reach there in time due to crowd on road or unavoidable reasons, is not…

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Hajj or Charity

Muslims are not allowed to assign precedence to Allah’s orders. A Muslim person is responsible for both performing the duty of Hajj and other duties. We cannot ignore one duty…

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Marriage and Hajj

Hajj is an obligatory duty for the Muslims who meet the criterion stated in the Holy Qur’an, such as wealth and health. Marital state is irrelevant.

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Violence Against Women

The Glorified Allah does not permit men to beat their wives. This action is considered as ZULM –Cruelty and an evil deed. Only under strict conditions, the man can punish…

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Shortening of Ajal

‘Ajal’ is a defined period; duration of something. The Glorified Allah commands: “We created not the heavens and the earth and all that is between them except with truth, and…

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Duty of the Intercessor

The Glorified Allah commands: “Allah is He besides Whom there is no god, the Everliving, the Self-subsisting by Whom all subsist; slumber does not overtake Him nor sleep; whatever is…

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BEY BI’-L-ISTIĞLÂL

Moneylenders were not satisfied with the “two safkas in one safka” concept so including another “safka” they established the “bey bi’listiğlâl” (البيع بالإستغلال).       The term “istiglal” refers to the…

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Islamic Economics

With the name of Allah the Beneficent the Merciful,       Whatever Allah- the holder of all creatures- does, is beautifully done. His beneficence is infinite and his mercy abundant. He…

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THE ATTITUDE OF MONEYLENDERS

The Glorified Allah commands: “Those who eat usury cannot behave different from those who have been deceived[1] by Shaitan. This is the reason they say, “Trading is just like usury”….

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PROHIBITION OF USURY

First, the usury was prohibited with the following verse: “O believers! Do not devour usury that doubles and redoubles. Be careful of (your duty to) Allah, that you may be…

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USURY IN QURAN AND SUNNAH

The term used to define usury in the Quran is riba. Riba(الربوا) or (الربا) in their infinitive form stand for ‘add’ and ‘increase’ while in their noun form they do…

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Testimony Of Women

 Allah The Almighty commands: “…Call in two witnesses among your men. If there are not two men, then one man and two women from among those whom you admit to…

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Marriage Testimony

The Glorified Allah commands: “When you divorce women and they reach the end of their term, do not prevent them from marrying their spouses-to-be if they agree with each other…

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Questioning Sentences

The Glorified Allah commands: “Nay! were you witnesses when death visited Yaqoub, when he said to his sons: What will you worship after me? They said: We will worship your…

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Intercession

The word ‘sefaat’ means to help someone or to assist him while asking something from someone else. It is mostly used as the taking under protection of a person of…

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Did The Jews Swear To Rebel?

The Glorified Allah commands: ________ “And when We made a covenant with you and raised the mountain over you: Take hold of what We have given you with firmness and…

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Kitabi Tahrif

The Glorified Allah commands: “Do you then hope that they would believe in you, and a party from among them indeed used to hear the Word of Allah, then altered…

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The Saturday Prohibition

  The Glorified Allah commands: “And certainly you have known those among you who exceeded the limits of the Sabbath, so We said to them: Be (as) apes, despised and…

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Munafiq – Hypocrite

 The ‘munafik’ is the name given to a person who first believes, later begins to disregard Allah, but still thinks or shows himself as a believer. The Glorified Allah commands:…

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The Religions

The Glorified Allah commands: “Therefore do not set up rivals to Allah! You know that.” (Al-Baqara/ The Cow 2/22)   Everybody is aware of the fact that there is not…

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Who Goes to Heaven

Allah the Almighty commands: “Surely those who believe, and the Jews, and the Christians, and the Sabians; whoever believes in Allah and the last day, and works for goodness, they…

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Tesbih And Takdis

 The Glorified Allah commands: “And when your Lord said to the angels: “I am going to place in the earth a khalifat. The angels: Will You place in it one…

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Religiousness in Quran

 ‘Din’- religion- is an Arabic word derived from the root ‘deyn’, which morphologically is a noun or an infinitive suffix. Jawhari gives three definitions for the term ‘din’; practice and…

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Introduction

 Introduction   The Glorified Allah commands: “And whoever turns himself away from the remembrance of the Beneficent God, We appoint for him a Shaitan, so he becomes his associate. And…

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Women Traveling Without a Mahram*

The issue would better be explained under two topics, the traveling and safety of the traveler. A- TRAVELING The Almighty Allah commands the traveling for some reasons. Those are: 1-     Cultural Traveling…

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Is growing nails forbidden?

Cutting nails is a sunnah and a neccesarity of being human. Our Messenger appoints that one from the five sunnah’s related to the cleanliness is cutting nails. When the nails…

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Mehr

A Muslim man is responsible for paying his wife some amount of money or gifts as ‘mehr/mahr’. This is a right given to women by Allah upon marraige. The 4th…

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Wedding Ring

The wedding ring is a sign that shows that the person is married. All the societies applies different rules to demonstrate the statue  of the engagement or the marriage of…

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Mary

A Muslim can use the name “Mary” for his child. One of the Messenger’s wifes was called Mariye and she did not change this name after accepting İslam.

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Trade and Usuary

      The saving of money is called accumulation. The system of accumulations by paying interests and its lending with interest to a third side is called the credit system. Contemporary…

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Who will enter the heaven

The Glorified Allah commands: “Those who believe; the Jewish, the Christians and the Sabians; whoever of them that believes in Allah and the Last Day and does good, their reward…

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Al-Bayyina

    سُوۡرَةُ البَیّنَةلَمۡ  يَكُنِ ٱلَّذِينَ كَفَرُواْ مِنۡ أَهۡلِ ٱلۡكِتَـٰبِ وَٱلۡمُشۡرِكِينَ مُنفَكِّينَ حَتَّىٰ تَأۡتِيَہُمُ ٱلۡبَيِّنَةُ (١)   رَسُولٌ۬ مِّنَ ٱللَّهِ يَتۡلُواْ صُحُفً۬ا مُّطَهَّرَةً۬ (٢) فِيہَا كُتُبٌ۬ قَيِّمَةٌ۬ (٣) وَمَا تَفَرَّقَ…

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Al-Humaza

  In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful 1.Woe to every slanderer and backbiter, 2. Who gathered wealth and counted it, 3. Thinking that his wealth would make…

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Suretul-Asr

  In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful 1-       (I swear) By Al-‘Asr (the time).  2-       Verily, the man is in loss, 3-       Except those who believe and…

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The Deviation of Satan

Your Lord said to the angels: “Surely I am going to create a mortal of the essence of black mud fashioned in shape. So when I have made him complete…

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