Tag: Qur;aan

Du’aa (Prayers) From the Qur’an

• Our Lord! We have heard the call of one calling (Us) to Faith, ‘Believe ye in the Lord,’ and we have believed [3:193] • Our Lord! We believe in what Thou hast revealed, and we follow the Messenger. Then…

Islam: “O Prophet, enjoin your wives and your daughters and the believing women, to draw a part of their outer coverings around them. It is likelier that they will be recognised and not molested. Allah is Most Forgiving, Most Merciful.” (The Holy Quran;33:59)
Before Islam: “So if a woman does not cover her head, she should cut off her hair. If it is a disgrace for a woman to cut off her hair or shave her head, let her cover her own head” (1 Corinthians 11:6 – International Standard Version)

Good vs Evil

“And not equal are the good deed and the bad. Repel [evil] by that [deed] which is better; and thereupon the one whom between you and him is enmity [will become] as though he was a devoted friend.’ more: (The Holy Qur’aan)……

Islam to Fight Hunger

Eliminating hunger is one of the biggest challenges facing the world.  About 805 million people –one in nine of the world’s population- were chronically undernourished in 2012–14, with insufficient food for an active and healthy life.”  (FAO Hunger Map 2014)The causes of the problem are multiple and the work needed to eradicate it is enormous. Islam has much to offer in this regard. In this series, we present a collection of the Qur’an verses and Prophet’s Hadiths that directly or indirectly handle the problem. They provide a number of strategies to fight hunger:more…onislam.

The Magnificent Book

Allaah has described the Noble Qur’aan with a number of magnificient characteristics of which Ibn Qudaamah mentioned eight in points 27 – 30 of Lum‘atul-I‘tiqaad.

They are as follows:

1. That it is clear (mubeen) and makes clear the laws and reports which it contains.

2. That it is Allaah’s firm rope (Hablullaah), that is, it is the solid contract which Allaah made a reason for reaching Himself and the attainment of success by His Grace… more at: nusrah.com

 

Wonders of the Darknesses of the Earth

“And with Him are the keys of the unseen; none knows them except Him. And He knows what is on the land and in the sea. Not a leaf falls but that He knows it. And no grain is there within the darknesses of the earth and no moist or dry [thing] but that it is [written] in a clear record.” (The Holy Qur’aan, Chapter (6) sūrat l-anʿām – The Cattle)