Jihad

Credits to Awab aqib  Jihad Jihad is the core principle in the Islamic teachings. The root word of Jihad means to strive, to struggle, to exert one’s energy and to preserve. The Quran uses the term ‘Jihad’ in context with the struggle in the way of Allah. Thus, doing all that comprises good conduct as Allah expects of us. Striving and doing one’s  best to achieve a worthy objective is Read More…

Pillars of Islam

Credits to Awab aqib  Pillars of Islam The Five Pillars consist of Shahadah: sincerely reciting the Muslim profession of faith. Salat: performing ritual prayers in the proper way five times each day. Zakat: paying an alms (or charity) tax to benefit the poor and the needy. Sawm: fasting during the month of Ramadan Shahadah Shahadah is the first pillar of Islam. The confession of the faithRead More…

Articles of Faith

Articles of Faith Belief in Allah Tawhid is the first articles of faith also romanized as tawheed, touheed or tevhid[1]) is the indivisible oneness concept of monotheism in Islam.[2] Tawhid is the religion’s most fundamental concept and holds that God is One (Al-ʾAḥad) and Single (Al-Wāḥid).[3] Because of the “principle of Tawhid the Islamic belief in God is considered UnitaRead More…

The Rightly Guided Caliphs

Credits to Awab aqib  The rightly guided Caliphs Hazrat Abu Bakr as 1st Caliph In the Prophet’s lifetime: Abu Bakr (R.A) was among the early converts to Islam. He named himself Abdullah, after embracing Islam. He was a childhood friend of Holy Prophet (PB UH) and accompanied him during his migration to Medina. He suffered persecutions alike and was there with the Holy Prophet (PBUH) during Read More…

The Hadith of prophet (P.B.U.H)

Credits to Awab aqib  Hadith The Authentication of Hadith In the second century of Hijrah, the Muhaddithun paid complete attention to compile the Hadiths. This was so because some hypocrites and non-Muslims wanted to fabricate the Hadiths. Imam Bukhari and other scholars took this seriously and introduced some principles to ensure the authenticity of the Hadith. A Hadith is divided into 2 partRead More…

The first Muslim Community

Credits to Awab aqib  The first Muslim Community Wives of the Holy Prophet(P.B.U.H) Wives of Holy Prophet (PBUH): Hazrat Khadija bint Khuwaylid (R.A) Hazrat Ayesha bint Abu Bakar (R.A) Hazrat Sawdah bint Zama’ah (R.A) Hazrat Zainab bint Khuzaimah (R.A) Hazrat Mariya Qibtah (R.A) Hazrat Ramlah bint Abu Sufyan (R.A) Hazrat Umme Habibah (R.A) Hazrat Hafsah bintRead More…

Prophet relations with jews and other states

Credits to Awab aqib  Prophet’s conduct in treaties The first treaty that was agreed upon under the leadership of Prophet (PBUH) in Medina was the Charter of Medina which was signed with the Jews. According to this treaty, Prophet (PBUH) granted the Jews with full religious freedom and they were allowed to practice their religion openly and without any interference from Muslims. However, theyRead More…

Life in Madina

Credits to Awab aqib  Life in Madina Migration Reasons for migration to Madina Persecutions by Quraish worsened with more and more conversions to Islam, in Makka. Many poor converts like Bilal (R.A) and Ammar suffered inhumane torture and even the prestigious converts were not spared at all. In 615 A.D. Prophet (PBUH) allowed the Muslims to migrate to Abyssinia because the ruler Najashi was aRead More…

Life in Makkah

Credits to Awab aqib  Life in Makkah Life till the First Revelation Holy Prophet (PBUH) was born on 12th Rabi-ul Awwal, the 50th day of the year of Elephants. His birth took place in the Arabian city of Makkah. Prophet’s (PBUH) father name was Abdullah, and his mother name was Amina. Prophet’s (PBUH) mother sent him to live the early life in the desert to learn pure Arabic. He stayed witRead More…