In Sunni Islam, the imam of a masjid is simply a well educated man who should also be adherent to (of course) and have some level of knowledge of people traditions. His education may be formal or not, depending on availability within a particular community. Often, he is the one who has memorized mos…
627 C.E. The Prophet Muhammad wanted to segregate the women from the men. Also, he wanted to help the women to wear a hijab so they won't be recognized in the streets, and no harm would come to them. The above answer gives the (wrong) impression that Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) wanted on h…
Muslims Do Not Hate Christians Muslims hate neither Christians nor Jews. They do not hate even atheists. Hate doesn't exist in Islam against the people of other faiths. As the Quran teaches us, we as Muslims do have sympathy toward all humanity, animals, plants, nature without any discrimination of…
According to Hinduism, a Hindu girl or boy can marry from any religion. However, according to Islamic marriage rules, a Muslim can marry only a Muslim, Jewish, or Christian. However, if the girl or boy is neither Muslim, Christian, or Jewish (as Hindu or Buddhist or Atheist) then he / she should co…
Islam doesn't fight anyone. In fact a Muslim is no Muslim unless he believes in Moses and Jesus as prophets sent by Allah to guide people to the right path just as Muhammad (PBUH) is. Islam teaches people how to be tolerant with all other people of all faiths unless they-other people-started war.
No they do not. Muslims believe that the Lord Jesus is a prophet of Allah, but, they believe Christians are blasphemers for believing that the Lord Jesus Is Divine.
The Holy Spirit is a member of the Godhead.
At Christ's baptism by John, did not the voice of the Father come
down from heaven saying "This is my beloved son in whom I am well
pleased" and did not the Holy Spirit come down as a Dove, in other
words descend lightly upon the newly baptized …
Imam Hussainwas second son of Fatima (SA) and Ali bin abi Talib (AS).Hussain (AS) was born on 3rd Shabaan, 4th year of Hijri (10.1.626 AD) .Holy Prophet was given the news of the birth of his 2nd grandson. He arrived at the house of his daughter, took the little baby in his arms, said the Azan and I…
Opinion Unfortunately, as with people from every religion, every ethnicity, every creed -- some people will commit evil acts. A so-called Muslim who kills innocent people is not a real Muslim - as a Muslim is defined as "one who submits to the Creator of mankind, the heavens and the earth." God comm…
There are numerous views concerning whether or not Islam is true or the Truth. Pointing out these arguments does not make them true, but showcases why people may or may not make the claim that Islam is a lie. Many ignorant people with no knowledge of the religion may make claims. Don't believe in w…
I have been a Oneness Pentecostal minister for 26 years, and can assure you that most of the answers below are far-removed from the true Biblical definition of the Oneness of God. The SHORT answer is that God is a single, solitary Spirit known throughout the Old Testament as the Father. He was also …
in Christianity the oneness of god refers to the belief that there is no trinity...that there is only one god, one person in the godhead...but three different mainfestations. God the Father for the purpose of creation, God the Son for the purpose of salvation and the Spirit for the purpose of being …
Islam started in the city of Mecca (currently in the Kingdom of
Saudi Arabia) by the revelation of the first verses of Quran by God
to Prophet Muhammad through the Angel Gabriel in year 610 AD. Quran
revelation on the prophet continued after his immigration to Medina
(also in the Kingdom o…
I believe he's a "born again" Christian. He just didn't believe in god being almighty, for a time, then a switch was hit, in his mind, that said "god is almighty, and will take anyone in as a child of god."
That would explain why he dosent snog the crowd anymore or make racist r…
The relationship would start out on a very rocky road and the
chances of it getting REALLY ugly are 100%. If he doesn't live in
his country and lives in the States you may stand a chance, but if
his parents are in the States then that fear will eat away at your
I suggest if his parent…
The Nation of Islam is not mainstream Islam nor are the beliefs the
same, The Nation of Islam was originated in the USA in the early
20th Century. Although the name suggests that it is connected to
Islam, it has no connection at all to Islam and shouldn't be looked
at as a sect of Islam.
"What are the Five Pillars of Islam and who invented them?" God invented the five pillars of Islam and revealed them through Quranic revelation and his Prophet's. There are as follows: 1. The Shahada: Declaration before a Muslim audience that there is no God but Allah, and Muhammad is the Messen…
"What is the meaning of No Compulsion in Religion?"
HUMAN RIGHTS IN ISLAM
by Rifat Hassan
Right to Life
The Qur�an upholds the sanctity and absolute value of human life  and points out that, in essence, the life of each individual is comparable to that of an entire community and, therefore,…
083.001. Woe to those that deal in fraud,
083.001. Woe unto the defrauders:
083.002. Those who, when they have to receive by measure from men, exact full measure,
083.002. Those who when they take the measure from mankind demand it full,
083.003. But when they have to give…
Ayat is the plural of Ayah, an Arabic word that means sign or miracle.
According to Wikipedia, "It usually refers to the 6666 verses found in the Qur'an. Muslims regard each verse of the Qur'an as a sign from Allah. At the end of each verse, the verse number and a symbol denoting the end of…
�They (the hypocrites) will present their excuses to you (Muslims), when you return to them. Say (O Muhammad) �Present no excuses, we shall not believe you. Allah has already informed us of the news concerning you. Allah and His Messenger will observe your deeds. In the end you will be…
Imam is the title for an Islamic religious leader.
Shia "Imams"The Shia believe that The Imam is someone who is able to lead mankind in all aspects of life. In addition they believe that an Imam is a perfect example in everything. According to Shia, an Imam is a leader that must be followed since h…
Answer 1 Jesus never claimed himself as son of God. Bible is corrupted centries ago. Quran never corrupted. First ask- is Bible corrupted? is Quran word of God? When you find out which one is uncorrupted then come to this question. (a) "Jesus cried with a loud voice, saying Eli, Eli, lama sabac…
You will need to account for the cost of airfare, hotel rooms, food, and tickets.Where you sit at the game will determine how much the tickets cost. How far you have to fly to the game will determine how much the airfare will cost. I would say it would cost a minimum of $750 dollars to go to the Sup…
Well, i believe people in the United States didn't know that much about Islam.But there are so many Muslims who immigrated to the states so they began to grab people's attention to know more about it..also the 9/11 attacks which were reffered to as a "Muslim terrorists" attack or whatever stirred th…
Jesus was not only God's begotten son according to the whole bible OT & NT..
God has only one son (Jesus).
He that believeth not is condemned already, because he hath not believed in the name of the only begotten Son of God. -- John 3:18
God sent his only begotten son into the world…
Body mutilation is against the teachings of Islam. It is however done regardless of what your religion is and in Iran the government is even paying for it so they will not be homosexuals anymore because they changed their sex. See link below for how the procedures are done.
I'm not a professional, but I do not believe that narcissism is curable. JMO.
No. They can barely cure it, leave alone curing it "fast."
If I understand this question correctly, and I am not sure I do, are you talking about a sex change? Well, there are many differences between Muslim culture and non-Muslim culture clothes, and many different styles. Try and check out this website for information about the Muslim culture http://www.i…
In the opinion of the Muslim Prophet Muhammad is the last prophet to mankind, to both Sunnis and Shiites.
The Islamic religion was started by God's revelation ofthe Quran to the prophet Muhammad through the Angel Gabriel (Jibril) in the seventh century. In 622, Prophet Muhammad founded the f…
No he cannot as no man can treat all wives same.yes he can but he or she has to embraced Islam
The Qur'an makes various contradictions about who the first Muslim
was. Some verses claim that the 'prophet' Muhammad was the first
Muslim. For example, "He hath no associate. This am I commanded,
and I [Muhammad] am the first of the Muslims." S. 6:163. At other
times the Qur'an st…
Terrorists' Mental HealthNo. Sociopathic and psychopathic are badly overused and misunderstood terms. Neither sociopathy or psychopathy requires the person to be a murderer. There are some psychopaths and sociopaths that have never committed a crime in their life. Because of this, they may never hav…
Muslims worship God according to two wings. The first wing is adopting the five pillars of Islam. These five pillars are, in brief:Shahada (in Arabic)/Testimony of faith is done by accepting that there is one god and one god only and that is Allah and Prophet Muhammed (SAW) is his ProphetSalat/Salah…
In the first century, there were apostles and prophets. The term apostle is applied to those disciples whom Jesus personally selected as a body of 12 appointed representatives. The names of the original 12 selected are given at Matthew 10:2-4; Mark 3:16-19, and Luke 6:13-16. One of the original 12,…
Islam and Christianity (long with Judaism) are all
monotheistic, Abrahamic religions.
The religious book for Islam is the Qur'an (or Koran). The
religious book for Christianity is the Bible. (The religious book
for Judaism is the Torah).
The Qur'an contains the recitation…
They re all wrong. You can eat pork in emergencies and in case of
starvation. "Forbidden to you (for food) are: Al‑Maitah (the dead
animals - cattle - beast not slaughtered), blood, the flesh of
swine, and that on which Allaah's Name has not been mentioned while
slaughtering (that which has been s…
This is a contentious question and accordingly has numerous
disparate answers. The answers will be organized by category:
Answer A :those that assert that God provided the Qur'an or
that the Qur'an has a Divine Origin (asserted by most Muslims)
Answer B: Those that claim that Mohammed did write …
In the bible, it is stated that there will be another prophet after
Jesus (Isa Peace Be Upon Him). His name wold be Ahmad (the Praised
FYI: Prophet Muhammad had many names. Ninety-nine names, to be
The verse alluded to above is when God had told Moses that …
When Muhammad was twenty-five years old he married for the first
time. His wife, Khadijah, was fifteen years older than him. She
remained the only wife of the prophet for the next twenty-five
years, until she died (may Allah be pleased with her). Only after
her death did the prophet marry other wome…
Notice that the Quran permits but does not command a man to have four wives. Furthermore, the Quran stipulates that a man is responsible for the maintenance of his wife or wives. If a man has more than one wife, he has to provide separate living accommodation for each of his wives. Multiple marriag…
Answer The Qur?an also speaks of similarity in terms of creation. God tells us that He created a single soul and from it its mate, then He made countless men and women from those two (see Qur?an 4:1). The Qur?an does not contain the belief that the man alone is created in the image of God.Because of…
Yes, there is one unforgivable sin.... ascociating partners with Allah swt (God).
[Quran 4:48] GOD does not forgive idolatry, but He forgives lesser offenses for whomever He wills. Anyone who sets up idols beside GOD, has forged a horrendous offense.
[Quran 4:116] GOD does not forgive id…
not! Muslims don't worship but the one and only Allah.
(pbuh) was the messenger of Allah.please read below..
As per history, Islam began in Mecca, Saudi Arabia when God
revealed the Qur'an to the prophet of Islam but....... the
Muslim's perspective is completely different…
Islam is the belief that there is one and only one God, called Allah in Arabic (or God in English and same God worshiped in Judaism and Christianity) and that God assigned prophets and messengers to call their people to worship God as the one and only one God. Islam has the belief also that Muhammad…
Like Christianity, Islam permits fighting in self-defense, in defense of religion, or on the part of those who have been expelled forcibly from their homes. It lays down strict rules of combat that include prohibitions against harming civilians and against destroying crops, trees and lives…
Answer Assalaamu alaykum! [translation required] Qur'an explains the common words between us as follows: Qur'an[3.64]:"Say: 'People of the Book (Jews and Christians), let us come to a common word between us and you that we will worship none except Allah (The God), that we will associate none wit…
Islam, a name given by Allah to this religion (Quran 5:4), is an Arabic word which literally means obedience and peace. ISLAM is derived from the Arabic root "SALEMA": peace, purity, submission and obedience. So 'Islam' would mean the path of those who are obedient to Allah and who establish peace w…
Jerusalem is both the capital of Israel and also one of the four
holy cities. The others are: Hebron, Zefat and Tiberias.
Jerusalem is the home of the Wailing Wall or Kotel, the last
remaining wall of the Second Temple, and this is the holiest site
Answer: Jerusalem is the holy city of…
An answer from the WikiAnswers community:
The Jewish religion is similar to the Christian religion in many
aspects. These include the beleif in one almighty ruler of the
universe, the notion that all men are created equally (though in
different ways) and that kindness among people of the world is
Jerusalem is sacred to Jews, Christians and
Muslims. They all believe it to be a Holy city. However, as this
question asked exclusively about Judaism and Islam, only those
answers are here.
Jerusalem's Importance for Jews:
Judaism is the oldest monotheistic religion and
Jerusalem has b…
http://www.islamfortoday.com/backbiting01.htmBackbiting & Slander - an Islamic perspectiveAnd why did you not, when you heard it, say? "It is not right of us to speak of this: Glory to God, this is a most serious slander" (Quran 24:16)A commentary on one of the most destructive of major sinsIsla…
prophet Muhammad (PBUH) after him Imam Ali (sa) after him Imam Hasan (sa)after him Imam Hssain (sa) and then 8 Imam from children of Imam Hasan (sa)totally 12 Imam.currently Imam Mahdi who is dissappeared but some especial Shia Muslims meet him and he guids them.recently Imam Khomeini was leader …
The noble Koran is the book of God revealed by the angel
Gabriel to prophet Mohammed (Blessings and peace of Allah be upon
him), it is the word of God to his apostle (Blessings and peace of
Allah be upon him) including everything a Muslim needs in his life,
describing everything will happen to him i…
Muhammad (PBUH) was born amidst a polytheistic (unbeliever)
society. He was saddened and sick of the corrupt society around
him. He often went to Hira cave in the mountain near Makkah, later
known as Jabal An-nur (the mountain of Light) where he meditated
and pondered over th…
If a woman becomes pregnant, the man responsible for her pregnancy must take care of her child. That is the minimum. Marriage is the best way to provide for both. One should consider what God would want done. Then, one should simply do it.
Islamic teachings not only prohibit consumption of alcohol but also
prohibits earning livelihood through dealing in or with alcohol.
This means that Muslims are religiously not allowed to do a
Apostasy is forbidden in Islam. All apostates, those who chose
apostasy, are the same as the unbelievers and all of them are
vulnerable to the next Muslim bombing. Most Muslim scholars and
jurists agree that the punishment for apostasy is death. Countries
such as Iran and Saudi Arabia institute the …
I would venture to say all religions have formal rituals. That is part of what gives a religion its identity. Rituals evolve and become obsolete as most religions mature. It is these rituals that often relect the times in which they are practiced. Some religions may be more ritualisti…
He was born in Mecca
Muhammad was born in The Arabian Peninsula, within the city
It is called the Ka'ba (Kaaba) meaning the CUBE, where Muslims worship the one and only God named Allah. It was built by Abraham (Ibrahim) and his son Isma'eel (Peace and blessings be on them both). It is the required site for Muslims to pilgramage (The five pillars of Islam).
Answer 1 Islam is an Arabic word that means submission and surrender to God. In this sense Islam began by the universe creation where all God creatures were created under their submission (Islam) to God. Upon start of mankind, they are taught through God prophets to be on full submission (Islam) to …
Answer 1 (from Islamic Perspective)
Islam is an Arabic word that means submission and full surrender to
God, the one and only one God. In this broad sense, it is the God
mission to all his prophets from start of mankind until the last
prophet Muhammad (peace upon him), including Adam, Noah, Abraham…
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Yes, in the Qu'ran it is strongly recommended that women must wear the head scarf in order to cover themselves. This is optional and not a forced law. Women do not have to wear the headscarf all the time, only in public and in front of people who are not their fathers, brothers, husbands (known as n…
I'll have no questions... I'll be very elated and grateful to have made it after all the trials that I have been thru on earth.
Let me see
I'm trying to choose between 1. What is the purpose of Man's nipple? & 2. Why did He create mosquitoes?
Islam is a religion and not a location. Islam religion began in
Arabia 1400 years ago but has spread all throughout the world since
then. Islam is the world's second largest religion with the
population of more than 1.5 billion Muslims. Muslims are everywhere
in the world and include different natio…
Islam has a very good definition of God. The Islamic concept of God is of pure monotheism. The shahadah affirms the unity and uniqueness of worship of God. In Islam, God is considered as not possessing any gender and not resembling human or any creation in shape or form. God is omnipotent and does n…
Answer A if you want to learn about ethics and morality of Islam I don't recommend that you read cropped verses unless you already know the context. Islam is a complete system of ethics...starting with as simple as a smile that counts as charity all the way up to defending the oppressed. Backbitin…
You could put a little bit of vinegar in your hair. just about a tablespoon. Also if you want to bleach your hair all you have to do is put some lemon juice in it.Use cocnut and almond hair mask from boots, works a treat!
War has always been a complex subject for objective study or analysis. Given the nature of man, one cannot imagine a world without wars. The best we can strive for is to have a code of rules for war. It is the merit of Islam that it does provide such rules, which remain ever nobler and mor…
Scientology was established as a secular philosophy in 1952 by science-fiction author L. Ron Hubbard, then recharacterised by him in 1953 as an "applied religious philosophy." Scientology beliefs are structured in a series of levels, with new initiates working their way up by steps to the more advan…
Marja means gathering (Meem Ray Jeem Ain). "Mar ja" means asking some one to die (Meem Ray Space Jeem Alif)
Al-Quran: Surat Al-Baqara, Verse 185. Ramadhan is the (month) which was sent down in The Qur'an, as a guide to mankind, also for clear (signs) for guidance and judgement (between wrong and right). So every one of you who is present (at his home)during that month should spend it in fasting. But if a…
"Marhaban" or "Ahlan WA sahlan", written... مرحباأهلا و سهلاrespectively
This is a simple answer if you think logically. You have to be open minded and ask yourself, with so many religions in the world, how can all be correct? Would God have so many religions to confuse humanity? No! With that in mind, use process of elimination and narrow the choices. The religion has t…
Muslims don't consider Jews enemies. Muslims believe in their holy book (Torah) and their prophet (Moses; peace be upon him). Muslims consider Jews as "people of the book". There are still many Jews residing and living in many Islamic countries without any discrimination or enmity. However, Muslims…
If you search the entire quran for the number nineteen written out in Arabic "tisa-ashr", you will find it in one verse: 74:31 "On it (are) nineteen."The quran itself explains the significance of the number 19 in the immediately following verse: 74:32 "And We have made the guardians of the Fire to…
The same significance of Jesus Christ to the Christians, Zoroaster to Zoroasters.
The same significance of Jesus Christ (Peace be upon Him) to the Christians but in the sense of his true prophethood though Jesus and the Holy book Injil (bible) was sent only to his people (Israel) whereas…
Whoever reads Surah Kahf on the eve of Jumua (Thursday night)or on the day of Jumua (Friday) will enjoy these rewards:A Noor (celestial light) is illuminated between him and the Kaaba.Allah will create a Noor for that person which will remain with him between the 2 Jumuas.On the Day of Judgement, it…
Islam started becoz this world's people had fallen into deep ditch of ignorance and there was an extreme need of guidance. every holy book was tampered with by its own followers and there was a need of making people remember that therez a hell of difference between good nd bad!!!!!!
To remind peo…
The Quran itself gives permission to Muhammad for marrying more than four. The upper ceiling of a maximum of four wives was waived for Muhammad in 30:50 ( The Confedrates )
O Prophet! Lo! We have made lawful unto thee thy wives unto whom thou hast paid their dowries, and those whom thy ri…
Answer:Thank you for your interest in Islam. firstly i would like to tell you that we don't have a date to worship Allah we always worship Allah day or night . Second, I would like to tell you that in Islam, we worship Allah all the time, not saying a bad word, working hard in our job and praying 5 …
The night prayer or "salatul kiyam" or "salat tahajjud" is an extra prayer done by Muslims who want to do it. It's highly rewarded by God.
In a Muslim prayer you would stand, bow, prostrate to God, read Qur'an, praise God, ask God for help....
The prayer in Islam is done in a specific manner but…
Earth There are many different answers for this. Some people believe that it came into existence by a big bang. Some people believe that over the years, small bits of debis joined up together to create the world. Some people belive that God was the one who created the world. There are many different…
The Islamic religion started in Saudi Arabia.
A: Islamic belief states that God sent Prophets to all parts of the world and at all times to guide humanity on the correct path. So, Islam is as old as the history of humankind, and is a religion since time immemorial (ever since Adam came into being …
The Family From Which Islam Grew The origins of Islam must be traced back to the family from whence it began in order to have a fuller understanding of it's teachings. I haven't studied Islam itself, but I know that the family from which we get Islam sprang out of an unholy relationship between God'…
Prophet Muhammad has prophesied that 71 sects willbe created in his religion. So far, the numebr is quite less than this. It stands at about 20-25. Some of the main sects are sunni, shia, hanafi, shaafi, deobandi, maalki etc.
It is the Holy city for both religions. When the Muslims took over Jerusalem, the Christians viewed it as their obligation to re-take it, which is the main reason for the Crusades.
Islamic people worship a god called banana
If this question has any meaning, the answer must be that a well drink is a drink fom a well.
YES Genesis 4:4 And Abel, he also brought of the firstlings of his
flock and of the fat thereof. And the LORD had respect unto Abel
and to his offering.
Genesis 8:20-21 And Noah builded an altar unto the LORD; and took
of every clean beast, and of every clean fowl, and offered burnt
offerings on th…
I think its Bibi MaimunaAllah knows best
Abu Bakr was the father of Muhammad's (PBUH) Beloved wife Aisha.
Abu Bakr was the First Caliph in Islam.
Abu Bakr "No one has been a better companion to me than Abu Bakr," said the holy Prophet in his last sermon. A great reward indeed! Abu Bakr had earned it. All his life he stood b…
Yes, a Muslim does belong to the Islamic religion.The follower of Islam is called Muslim.
Of all of the articles of faith in Islam, the most fundamental is strict monotheism. The Arabic term Tawhid is used to describe this belief in the absolute Oneness of God. Tawhid comes from an Arabic word meaning "unification" or "oneness" - it is also a complex term with many depths of meaning in I…
Mohammad (peace be upon him) was born in the Arabian peninsula which was occupied by the dependence of Ishmael (peace be upon him) who was the son of Ibrahim (Abraham peace be upon him).
The people of Makkah (the city which he was born in) had stray far from the religion of the…
the kab'ba is cubed shape building located in Mecca in Saudi Arabia Muslims this is one ff the sacred places for Muslims. Going to the kab'ba is so important to Muslims it is in one of the 5 pillar's in Islam. it was build by Abraham and his eldest son, Ishmael , were commanded by God to build a pl…
Answer: The world was created by a long process beginning with the
collapse of a huge molecular cloud under the influence of gravity.
Most of the mass collected to form the sun, with a disk of material
(the protoplanetary disk) spread out around the newly formed star.
Further "ordering" under gravim…
If you look at WWII history - American's of Japanese lineage were put into concentration type of camps to limit communications with Japan and others the US considered a threat. Good people were discriminated against because the country feared they were part of the attack on Pearl Harbor. A…