Category Archives: Current Affairs

Al-Ghurabah in light of Ash-Shaam By Ustadh Uthman Lateef

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Is There a “Gay Gene”?

Many laymen now believe that homosexuality is part of who a person really is ­ from the moment of conception. The “genetic and unchangeable” theory has been actively promoted by gay activists and the popular media. Is homosexuality really an … Continue reading

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Why Muslims Don’t Celebrate Valentine’s Day

Some people that celebrate Valentine’s Day say, “Verily Islam encourages people to be loving and peaceful. And Valentine’s Day is a day when Muslims can spread love and peace among themselves.” So why is it prohibited to participate in this … Continue reading

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Sh. Maqsood on Egyptian Demo

Since the events in Egypt unfolded, many of us have been waiting to hear what the scholars of Egypt think about the demonstrations.Alhamdulillah, today (after the internet was turned on in Egypt) some of the voices of the scholars have … Continue reading

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The Prophet Adam and Human Evolution

Haitham Al-Haddad‏ Praise be to Allah, the supreme Creator, Fashioner of mankind, Sustainer of the universe. All is His divine will, and his command is executed immediately. May peace and blessings be upon Muhammad, who came from the noble Adam, … Continue reading

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Inciting the Qunut for the Believers of Egypt‏

Haitham Al-Haddad All praise is due to Allah, the One who hears that which is whispered and all secrets concealed, the One who provides relief from tragedies and hardship. Peace and blessings be upon the Chosen Prophet, his family and … Continue reading

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The Ruling on Taking part in Kuffaar Festivals

The Ruling on Taking part in Kuffaar Festivals, Congratulating them & exchanging gifts with them Shaykh ul-Islaam Ibn Taymiyyah Iqtidaa as-Siraat al-Mustaqeem Mukhaalifat Ashaab al-Jaheem Shaykh al-Islam Ibn Taymiyah (may Allaah have mercy on him) said in his commentary on … Continue reading

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Ibn Taymiyyah on taking ashura as a day of mourning

Ibn Taymiyyah on taking ashura as a day of mourning like the raafidis or taking it as a day of celebration like the naasibis and jews- taken from sunan kubra‏ [Q]: What is the ruling on those actions performed on … Continue reading

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Christmas: The Path To Hellfire

In the world today many Muslims, especially those residing in Western countries are exposed to the evil celebration, Christmas.  Many take part in the festive celebrations by exchanging cards, gifts, decorating homes, having Christmas turkey dinners & congratulating one another … Continue reading

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Celebrating the Festivals of the Unbelievers

It is reported that ‘Umar b. Al-Khattâb – Allâh be pleased with him – said, “Stay well away from the enemies of Allâh during their festivals.” He is also reported to have said, “Do not learn the speech of the … Continue reading

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The Shirk of Hallow’een

Every year, on the evening of October 31st, many children paint their faces, dress up in costumes, and go door to door collecting treats. The adults often decorate their houses with ghostly figures, carve scary faces on pumpkins, and put … Continue reading

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