Islam Archive

 What they say about Muhammad (s)

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“Great minds have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.” – Albert Einstein §     Philosopher, Orator, Apostle, Legislator, Warrior, Conqueror of ideas, the Restorer of rational beliefs, the Preacher of a religion without images, the Founder of twenty terrestrial empires and of one heavenly Empire, that is Muhammad. As regards [ Continue reading…]

Is Wine Forbidden in Islam?

I do not think so because God says in the Quran one should not approach to prayer (Salat) being drunk. Everybody knows that it is very dangerous to drink excessive amount of wine or alcohol to be drunk. It can damage one’s health cause other serious problems such as road [ Continue reading…]

Forgiving Others: in the Quran and Hadith

There are many verses of the Quran talking about forgiving others. We should understand that God Himself is the most merciful and God pardons all kinds of sins. That is why God encourages us to forgive others. [The Quran 7:199]  You shall resort to pardon, advocate tolerance, and disregard the [ Continue reading…]

Who is Prophet Muhammad?

Prophet Muhammad (s) was a prophet and a messenger of God (Allah).  The majority of Muslims believe, he was the last prophet as well. But some other Muslims believe he is not the last messenger of God.  Nowhere in the holy Quran God says he was the last messenger of [ Continue reading…]

Sunni Islam and sectarianism..Legitimizing Murder

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Peace. It is satanic  to use religion as an ideological tool in the oppression of others to meet corrupt and political agendas.  The Quran strongly condemns such behavior: [2:79] Therefore, woe to those who distort the scripture with their own hands, then say, “This is what GOD has revealed,” seeking a [ Continue reading…]

The Zakat (Charity) related verses in the holy Quran

[21:73] “We made them (Abraham and his sons) imams who guided in accordance with our commandments, and we taught them how to work righteousness, and how to observe the Contact Prayers (Salat) and the obligatory charity (Zakat).  To us, they were devoted worshipers.”   [17:26-29] You shall give the due [ Continue reading…]

Who is Devil (Satan or Shaitan)?

The holy Quran gives us a comprehensive information about devil (Shaitan or Satan). As devil is the most ardent enemy of mankind, God almighty gives us  a detailed biography of Satan in the Koran so that we could understand, who is devil, what his mission, what his tactics and tricks, [ Continue reading…]

Is birth control allowed in Islam?

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Salam brother Hashim and all, As you have mentioned correctly, in the Quran “groom is commanded to pay dowry (Mahar) to the bride to take her as a wife.“ What problem you mentioned in your region, same problem is in Bangladesh as well. I understand birth control is not un-Quranic. [ Continue reading…]

Prophet Abraham’s son-slaughtering dream & danger of blind belief

How dangerous blind believing could be! স্বামীকে হত্যা না করলে কুকুর হয়ে যাবেন- এমন স্বপ্ন দেখে তিনি নিজেদের ঘরে ঘুমিয়ে থাকা স্বামীকে কুড়াল দিয়ে কুপিয়ে হত্যা করেন। Every conscious human should oppose all forms of blind believing including religious fanaticism. Prophet Ibrahim tried to slaughter his loving son after seeing [ Continue reading…]

Who is Jesus (Isa)?

The holy Quran (Koran), describes important parts of Prophet Jesus life. How Jesus was born, what he preached to humans, what he claimed himself and what was the end of his life. Holy Quran even says several important events of Jesus mother, Mary’s life and there is a complete chapter [ Continue reading…]