Aqeedah

Who were the Sabeans (As-Sābi’ah) mentioned in the Qur’ān along with the Jews and Christians? And a word about the Magians

Who were the Sabeans (As-Sābi’ah) mentioned in the Qur’ān: إِنَّ الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا وَالَّذِينَ هَادُوا وَالنَّصَارَىٰ وَالصَّابِئِينَ مَنْ آمَنَ بِاللَّهِ وَالْيَوْمِ الْآخِرِ وَعَمِلَ صَالِحًا فَلَهُمْ أَجْرُهُمْ عِندَ رَبِّهِمْ وَلَا خَوْفٌ عَلَيْهِمْ وَلَا هُمْ يَحْزَنُونَ Al-Baqarah 2:62: [read on…]

Aqeedah

Alliance with the non-Muslims is of two types – misunderstanding this affair leads people astray:

Allah, the Most High, stated: يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا لَا تَتَّخِذُوا عَدُوِّي وَعَدُوَّكُمْ أَوْلِيَاءَ تُلْقُونَ إِلَيْهِم بِالْمَوَدَّةِ وَقَدْ كَفَرُوا بِمَا جَاءَكُم مِّنَ الْحَقِّ يُخْرِجُونَ الرَّسُولَ وَإِيَّاكُمْ ۙ أَن تُؤْمِنُوا بِاللَّهِ رَبِّكُمْ “O you who believe! Do [read on…]

Biographies

The Prophet Sālih and the Thamūd: They slew the She-Camel that was sent by Allāh as a sign: “Do not ask for a sign for indeed the people of Sālih asked for a sign…”

PDF: Prophet Salih 1 The Prophet Sālih (‘alaihis-salām): The Prophet (ﷺ) passed by the land of Thamūd, the people who Allāh destroyed after they had slaughtered the She-camel. The Messenger and his Companions stopped by the [read on…]

Christianity and Judaism

“There is no compulsion in Religion, guidance is distinct from falsehood”: Islamic view on forced conversions: Ibn Kathīr, At-Tabarī and others.

Allah, the Most High, stated: “There is no compulsion in religion. Verily, guidance has become distinct from falsehood. Whoever disbelieves in the false deities and believes in Allāh, then he has grasped the most trustworthy handhold [read on…]