Category Archives: Current Trends Of Society

Preserving One’s Culture and Identity

Hazrat Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Daamat Barakaatuhu) mentioned: One of the popular kings in Islamic history is Harooon Ar-Rasheed who was from the Abbasid khilaafat, powerful and mighty. The  unique thing in all of them was that they may have taken … Continue reading

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Don’t give takleef in the name of Khidmah!

The object of Khidmah is to give raahat (i.e make easy the affairs of another.) If you’re giving takleef, what’s the point? Sometimes, when we are travelling by the house of another and we know it’s unlikely we’ll go down … Continue reading

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We saw the skeletons in his cupboard, what do we do?

Tell the world and make sure pictures are taken too! Bring him down, destroy his every chance to repent, Make sure his sins, to every corner of the world, is sent! There must be no place on earth that he … Continue reading

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When Spouses Curse

By Hazrat Maulana Yunus Patel Saheb (rahmatullah alayh) A husband complained that he was always angry with his wife, and they continuously argued. …There are so many such cases : If it is not the husband complaining of his wife, … Continue reading

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No More Magz and News

By and large, the magazines and newspapers of today are filled with the same things. Nearly every edition must have: · How to lose weight (which gives or reinforces the complex within people that they will never be happy or … Continue reading

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Procedure of Acquiring Knowledge

‘Aaizullah bin Idrees Al-Khawlaani (rahimahullah) said: “I can very clearly picture that occasion and that scene. It was a Thursday when ‘Abdullah bin Mas‘ood (radhiyallahu ‘anhu) was standing on the staircase. He addressed the people and said: O people! Acquire … Continue reading

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Abuse against Men?Does it Exist ?

Many scholars, activists, and concerned individuals/organizations have constantly highlighted the abuse of women and wives in our communities, and rightly so. I have also mentioned it in numerous lectures and writings, and continue to do so. However, the abuse of … Continue reading

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Advice for Intending Holiday Makers

By Hadrat Mawlānā Muhammad Saleem Dhorat hafizahullāh It is a common trend in this day and age for people to take a break for recreation, including going on holiday. Undertaking leisure activities, such as travel, are regarded as promoting general … Continue reading

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Listening to nasheeds and nazams of non-mahrams

    Q: Can a girl listen to nasheeds of young non-mahram males, especially where there is a possibility of fitnah when she hears their voices? A: Due to the fear of fithna, Islam commands segregation between all non-mahram males and females. … Continue reading

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Children watching ‘Islamic’ Cartoons

Question Please can you advise me on the permissibility of children watching Islamic cartoons to learn Arabic numbers, colours, alphabets etc. These videos contain animated people etc Please guide me in upbringing my child. Answer In the Name of Allah, … Continue reading

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