YasSarNalQuR'aN

An effort in f a c i l i t a t i o n

What is Islamic and what is not Islamic?

It is only sad, I can say, that despite knowledge explosion and awareness of Islam through Friday speeches, books, videos, lectures, websites etc. many Muslims are still unaware of what constitutes something to be Islamic.

How to look at a particular thing and then conclude whether it is Islamic or un-Islamic or simply Muslim?

This post will clarify some misconceptions and make things clear, Inshaa’Allah.  Continue reading

January 1, 2014 Posted by | Reflections | , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

A Letter to all Muslim Brothers…about Sisters!

Dear brothers in Islam, Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah.

This is to request all Muslim men – brothers, husbands, fathers, fathers-in-law and sons – to consider these two principal verses of the Glorious Qur’an and appreciate the graciousness of Allah Subhanahu wa Ta’aala.

Salah (Prayer) and Sawm (Fasting) are two most important pillars of Islam. The interesting point to note is that Allah, while enjoining these obligatory acts of worship, uses a particular phrase that needs our attention, and because of which I said we must appreciate the graciousness of Allah, and of course the humane aspect of Islam.  Continue reading

July 15, 2012 Posted by | Islamic Months: RAMADHAN, Reflections | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 30 Comments