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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…
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Answer 1: Why did he preach this? Because he doesn't kjnow the scriptures. Eve was taken and formed from the rib of man. Read the second chapter of Genesis. The Scriptures say RIB not ovaries. Maybe he was just kidding. Men don't have ovaries. OR maybe he was an IMPOSTOR. Answer 2 The Bible states…
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The following are opinions from contributors: Opinion (Christian Perspective) They could have offspring with each other without genetic problems because the first few children were perfect and did not have any problems with their DNA. It was not uncommon during those times for brothers and sister…
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"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…
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Ayat 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…
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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…
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A concise Answer The main doctrinal difference between Muslims and Christians is that: Most Christians worship Jesus as God, or as His son while Muslims believe that Jesus (also called Isa) is a prophet and messiah but is not God. Muslims do not accept the Christian belief in Jesus crucification…
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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…
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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 …
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Answer Most Quranic experts attribute the Qur'an in its form today to post-7th Century alterations. The consensus is, "independent scholars studying the Qur'an and Hadith, have concluded that the Islamic scripture was not revealed to just one man, but was a compilation of later redactions and edi…
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The biggest reason is that it is difficult to verify all of it historically. Very little Ancient Near Eastern History has been preserved, so we can't independently verify Moses, Abraham or any of the other men from the earlier parts of the bible. Even later figures like David & Daniel can be dif…
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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…
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Contradictions about God in the QuranI challenge anyone to find even one contradictions or erros in the Quran. Be it about God, or anything else. And lets share what u've found.An example:Allah does not forgive shirk (Surah 4:48), Allah does forgive shirk (4:153)  objection to the above critic…
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No. This is not true. All evidence show that the Qur'an could not have been copied from the Bible. Take for example the story of the flood that occurred in the days of the prophet Noah, on whom be peace. This event is narrated in both the Bible and the Qur'an. A careful examination of the two versio…
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Answer 1 Of course not! Muslims don't worship but the one and only Allah. Muhammed (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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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Answer 1 Prophethood 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…
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It is my own view, from Islamic perspective, that different beliefs and different faiths are something only between people and their God but they are all called to live in peace and love and to cooperate for the benefit of mankind and the universe. However, since the question asks about different op…
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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 …
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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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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…
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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…
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I think its Bibi MaimunaAllah knows best
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The ten main important principles of Islam religion are considered in the following: Monotheism: Islam, as its name means, is peace and the call for full submission to God, the one and only one, with no partner, no son, no father, no companion, no resemblance. This full submission to God leads to pe…
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Answer Most 'so-called' Islamic terrorists are either Wahabbis or Salafis. Many mainstream Muslims consider such folk infidels or non-believers. As the World Life Institute is a Sufi oriented organization and as Sufis are both hated and attacked by Wahabbis and Salafis it would be an error to cal…
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People who say that have never read the Holy Quran. How can a Holy book which preaches that the value of each single Human life is as important as the entire mankind can be a terrorist training manual? Holy Quran makes it very clear in the following Verse. Surah 5 (Chapter 5) Al Maida Verse: 32"Whos…
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Muhammad Nasir ud Din was a famous Muslim.
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Answer Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) was in charge of: Announcing and conveying the Quran messageTeaching people and guiding them to the right pathPromising the believers and monotheists with good God rewards and warning the atheists and polytheists.Serving as a real human model for the good morals and et…
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Quran says: يَا أَيُّهَا النَّاسُ قَدْ جَاءَتْكُم مَّوْعِظَةٌ مِّن رَّبِّكُمْ وَشِفَاءٌ لِّمَا فِي الصُّدُورِ وَهُدًى وَرَحْمَةٌ لِّلْمُؤْمِنِينَ ﴿٥٧﴾ Meaning English translat…
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The Five Pillars are: 1. Shahadah or Statement of Faith; Belief in the ONENESS of Almighty Allah. 2. Salah or Prayer; Offering Prayer five times a day. 3. Sawm or Fasting during the Holy month of Ramadan 4. Zakat or Charity 5. Hajj or Pilgrimage: Performing Hajj once in a lifetime.
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ANSWER 1:Muhammad (peace be upon him)/pbuh was the last Prophet of Allah who preached the monotheistic religion, Islam. Muhammad pbuh was a man who was perfect in all aspects whether his habits, his speech and his actions and it is him whom we Muslims are told to follow. His conduct even with his bi…
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The only real link is that they are both old forms of French. The root words that they were originally from came from Latin and Greek. Science is Old French, and from the Latin word scientia. Scene is Middle French, and from the Greek word skene.
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Praise be to Allaah. The Qur'aan is the word of the Lord of the Worlds, which Allaah revealed to His Messenger Muhammad (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him), to bring mankind forth from darkness into light: "It is He Who sends down manifest Ayaat (proofs, evidences, verses, lessons, signs, r…
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The 'Five Pillars' or Tenets of Islam are the foundation of Muslim life: Faith or belief in the Oneness of God and the finality of the prophethood of Muhammad; Establishment of the daily prayers; Concern for and almsgiving to the needy; Self-purification through fasting; and The pilgrimage to Makka…
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Islam religion; in its general sense of submission to Allah (God in English) had started since start of universe creation. However, Islam per Quran God revelation to prophet Muhammad (PBUH), started in year 610 AD. Refer to question below.
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Quran do not contradict itself, the only problem is with the translation. Since Quran is written in arabic language and arabic language is very rich in literature as well as in grammar so people misunderstand the meaning. For example the word "Talwar" which means sword in english has more than 700 (…
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Answer The only food that cannot be eatin according to the quran is pork. That includes bacon, ham, sausage, pepperoni, etc.
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Jumah means Friday. The name for prayer is salah. There is a sermon or khutbah and prayer on Friday. Muslims pray 5 times a day, 7 days a week. one before dawn, one midday, one in afternoon, one at sunset, and one at night. Only the midday prayer on Friday is replaced with a sermon and a prayer in a…
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There is only one religion from the beginning of this world and that is ISLAM. Islam is there from the creation Of Adam(AS). The answer above is incorrect, the asker is asking when Islam was formed. The ideals of Islam date back to the creation of Adam, but was not present at the time. It's like …
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Answer THERE are no bibles in Islam.Instead there is the book, the Quran which Muslims believe is the book of Allah sent to His last prophet, Muhammad (P.B.U.H),through the angel JIBRAEL, peace be upon him. Its the book that Allah has promised would stay till the end of this world in its present …
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Islam began in Mecca .. Where he was born the prophet Mohammed peace be upon him .. And where the Kaaba .. House of God .. The first house established for the worship of God on earth .. And he put the rules of the Prophet Abraham, peace be upon him .. The father of Prophet Ismail .. Grandfather of t…
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Answer As anywhere else in the world, Jordan is a male-dominated society. That being said, there is no easy answer to this question. But here are some points: 1-Constitution. In general, law in Jordan does not discriminate on a gender basis. Women mostly have the same rights as men. With …
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Most Muslims know all the 99 names of ALLAH(SWT) but to remember them, keep reading them everyday
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jinns are real but we cannot see them.some places you may see them alot like Pakistan.they are like biens like us.in Canada u just hear them or feal but not see.i know cause i have seen 1 in Pakistan.my hole familly plus my moms and dads family also.it also says in the quran For this and other such…
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Islam began by start of universe creation. However, Islam per Quran God revelation to prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) began by year 610 AD. The first verse of Quran revelation to Prophet Mohamed was in year 610 AD through the angel Gabriel (or Jubril) while prophet Mohamed was in Makkah; or Me…
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There are many Islamic leaders who are well recognized by Muslims as Religion knowing and understanding. There is no single person as for Catholics or Orthodox.The most important Muslim leaders are God prophet and Messenger Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) and the following four Caliphs (Abou Ba…
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The definition of Allah is combined in two- Al-which is definite article of known identity that define like this- I saw a man or I saw the man which differentiate the former to be any kind of man while the later makes clearly specific man.the second part is ilah which means God that is to be worship…
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Answer The Holy Qur'an is recited during salat (formal Muslim prayer), dua (individual, less formal prayer), and thikr (recitation of phrases of supplication, praise, and repentance's The Holy Qur'an is studied as a source of guidance in all aspects of faith and life. The Holy Qur'an is the ult…
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The same way that Muslims treats other religion; with intolerance..The above statement is based on a misunderstanding of Islam. Humans are generally tolerant and loving, with the exception of a few. The followers of all religions are mostly tolerant and react only when they are religiously attacked,…
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no she is not a Muslim name if she want to be Muslim convert her self
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It is widely agreed, by all Muslim scholars ,that any young man , or man , should not shave his beard , he has only right to trim his moustache. That is according to Prophet Muhamad 's( Peace be upon Him ) Hadith that denotes the above-mentioned statement , He clearifies that this habit differntia…
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The Meaning of Moslem Culture A Muslim culture is a culture based on the teachings of Islam. This means that we must refer to Al-Quran and Hadis. Other elements are not that relevant. This is because we must try to understand and able to differentiate which is the culture promoted by Islam, and whic…
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Answer 1 That there is one God, Allah, who exists from eternity to eternity. Allah has made himself known through prophets of whom Muhammad is the last. That Allah requires all humans to live moral and ethical lives, to care for the poor and the powerless and to have compassion on all as Allah is co…
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In Islam insulting others or making fun of them weather they are Muslim or not is NOT allowed.Racism is not allowed in Islam, for the quran speaks of human quality in the following termms:The Prophet (pbuh) once said: { O people! Your god is one and your forfather (Adam) is one. An Arab is not bette…
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There is no proof that Allah does exist or that Allah does not exist, just as with any question of theologyy. If you choose to believe in Allah, fine. If you choose not to, fine. That is your choice.
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No. They will be rewarded in this life only. If one dies as non-believer there is no reward for him in Qayamat and Aakhirat. It will only be the decision of Allah (SWTH) of what will happen, but most likely the person wont receive a reward on the day of judgment.
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A Sufi (soo-fee). There is no consistent term for Islamic teachers. The Sufis are the Islamic equivalent of Monks and live generally as holy men. Some are teachers, but most are not, save to other Sufis. There are the Ulemaa (single is Alem) who are religious scholars, but again they do not often te…
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There are six basic beliefs in Islam:Allah (or God and same God worshiped in Christianity and Judaism)Angels of AllahHoly Books of AllahAll prophets and Messengers of AllahThe day of judgment and life after deathPredestination The basic beliefs are best described by the f…
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Allah (God in English) created Islam. refer to related question below.
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When people actually started believing Islam was when the Prophet Muhammad (S) become appointed a Prophet at the age of 40. It was then that Allah (SWUT) revealed the Quran too him.
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Divorce is allowed but there are Quranic verses which says that divorce is not advisable.   Divorce is available to men only and only after saying "I divorce thee". They may only be divorced and remarried a maximum of three times unless the women marries, consumates and subsequently is divorc…
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Answer He is a world famous Qari ( Quran reciter ) from Egypt. His website is at: www.jebril.comHe is kind man !
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You should know - My dear Brothers and Sisters that the following has been authentically reported from our Messenger (sas) regarding the lessons, benefits and rewards of the five daily prayers: 1. That Allah the Exalted wipes away sins by the five prayers. 2. That the five prayers are an expiatio…
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he can´t have a Muslim name, cause he is NOT a Muslim. It was just another myth. "It's not true. I am not a Muslim, nor a Christian or a Jew. I have been raised liberally. If you want to become a Muslim it should come from the heart. I would not do it just to please my wife." Robin van Persie in i…
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The Bible mentions 3 boys: Cain, Abel, and Seth (Genesis 4:1+2)(Genesis 5:3). It also mentions "other sons and daughters"(Genesis 5:4+5) without mentioning their names nor their number.
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Because the ink has to be injected in to your skin and the ink is harraam
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Ahsan is an Arabic name meaning 'The Best'.
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Answer 1 A great deal has been written on this subject. The best way for an individual to begin his or her assessment should be to begin with the Koran. See what the Koran says on the subject. Notice that some observers cite violence of Christians and Jews a thousand years ago. It is today we are …
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Muslims are allowed to eat sheep, goats, camels, cows, and buffalos that are slaughtered per Islam rules. Muslims not allowed to eat the following:Meat of swine (pig) including all it's by products Meat of an animal that was not blessed with the name of Allah at the time of slaughter Meat of dead an…
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There's a myth that says if you shave your child's first hair then its hair will grow to be more thicker and shinier.
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prophet Muhammad (P.B.U.H) Allah made Islam
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It means that Allah is the one who offers us the help wanted
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The word love (hubb) is mentioned in the Qur'an 69 times. ADDITIONthe word is mentioned many times as a verb and as a noun.these are some examples of God's love for the righteous:as a verb: 2:1952:2223:763:1343:1483:1595:429:108
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The Quran should only be recited in Arabic and a person will gain no religious blessing reciting or reading the Quran in English. The English translation is only meant to help people who cant read Arabic. And Arabic is the original language in which the quran is written in.
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There are a number of websites that present information to that effect based on a literalist view of the Qur'an and three of those sites have been linked to below. However, many Muslims will note that these views are taken by individuals who do not see the revealed verse in its proper context and in…
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If they play well, they are treated well. The same thing applies to Muslim players.
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The words nat quarn ayat are not in the English language. The Quran is the writings of Islam and can be written on a persons arm if that is what they want.
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Other opinions from contributors: No they weren't, Eve gave birth -each time- to twins: a male and a female. So, she gave birth first to Cain (Qaabeel) and his sister 'Iqleemaa' then Abel (Haabeel) and his sister 'Labodaa'. Opinion: If the Bible is read literally (which it ought to be because if …
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It is haram (forbidden) to use charms or believe in omens. Answer-2 According to Islam, Almighty Allah enjoys the Sole Power of deciding Good or Bad fate. No one can do any harm to anybody if Allah does not wish to do so, neither can any one give benefit to anybody against the wish of Almighty Al…
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It is a protest which does not employ violence as a way of getting the message across. Some means of achieving this could be petitions, lobbying through email, letters or media outlets, or boycotting. Demonstrations, marches and similar can also be a form of non-violent protest, but often become vio…
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First ever complete translation of the Qur'an was in Persian in [India] by famous scholar Shah Waliullah. His sons Shah Rafiuddin and Shah Abdul Qadir translated the Qur'an in Urdu.Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Qur'an_translations
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Literally it means "With Peace," Ma meaning "with" and Salam meaning "Peace." It is commonly used as a Farewell or Goodbye, as in "Go in peace." It can be shortened colloquially to just "salam" or stated more formally as "Masalama."
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A Muslim woman cannot recite verses of the Quran during menstruation and she should abstain from touching Quran physically. She can remember Allah, and supplicate to Allah, but she must refrain from performing 'Salaah' (prayers and prostration)
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Quran says: لِّلَّـهِ مُلْكُ السَّمَاوَاتِ وَالْأَرْضِ ۚ يَخْلُقُ مَا يَشَاءُ ۚ يَهَبُ لِمَن يَشَاءُ إِنَاثًا وَيَهَبُ لِمَن يَشَاءُ الذُّكُورَ ﴿٤٩﴾ أَوْ يُزَوِّجُه…
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jahiliya is the Arabic term for ignorance. Quran frequently uses this term to refer to the non-Muslim who are ignorant of the true religion. Quran also uses Jahiliya to label ignorance as the biggest sin.
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They are:ShahadasalatZakatSawm RamadanHajj for who affords it.Refer to related question below.
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Quran is the name of the sacred book in Islam. It was revealed by God to prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) through the period 610 AD through 632 AD.
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Basic Beliefs of the Muslims: 1. Belief in Almighty Allah (God) Sura Baqra -2. Aya 163: And your Allah is ONE Allah, There is no god but He. 2. Belief in Angels Created by Almighty Allah Karim from light. They are obedient to Allah Karim. Carry out His commands. 3. Belief in all heavenly books, …
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Answer 1 The holy Q'ran does not teach that non Muslims are infidels. Muslims are taught to treat people of all religions with respect. However, it is compulsory for Muslims to do what ever they can do against any people who harm them or prevent them from worshiping Allah. There are several reason…
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Islam originated when Muhammad (Mohammad) Was visited by Angel Gabriel in a cave. In the cave Angel Gabriel recited the Holy Qur'an in Muhammad's (Mohammad's) ear. Then Muhammad (Mohammad) Told his wife (Khadija), his best friend (Ali ibn Talib) and his servant. Then Muhammad (Mohmmad) preached this…
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First answer: In the beginning, Satan (called Lucifer) was God's most trusted angel, but he eventually rebelled against the Lord and thought that he could be a better king. An Islamic answer No Satan is the Djinn . Before the birth of Adam and eve, God created Angels and Djinns, Angels from Bright…
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The main principle of Islamic Governance is submission to the will of Allah in both private and public life.
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(Arabic: القرآن ‎ al-qur'ān, literally "the recitation"; also sometimes transliterated as Qur'an, Koran, or Al-Qur'an) is the central religious text of Islam. The Qur'an is Islam's holy book just as the Torah is Judaism's and the Bible is Christianity's. Quran is the sacred writings of …
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the leaders in the relingon is either prophets or someone related somehow to prophet muhammad
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Yes, sexual intercourse outside marriage (or zina) is strictly forbidden in Islam and is one of the great sins. Quran says (meaning English translation): "And go not nigh to fornication; surely it is an indecency and an evil way. (32)" [Quran, chapter 15, verse 32] One of the characters of go…
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Answer 1 one reason is that Arab armies were united by their beliefs.Islam taught that Muslim warriors who died in the service of Islam would win a place in paradise.the idea of jihad also motivated many Muslim soldiers.the lure of riches to be won in the conquered lands was another powerful incenti…
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The Analects A collection of Confucius' teachings thought to have been recorded by his students. They are considered the only sayings that can safely be attributed to him. Bhagavad Gita A Sanskrit poem that is part of the Indian epic known as the Mahabharata . It describes, in a dialogue between Lor…
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