This tag is for questions where a specific type of evidence is requested as a response to a question - specifically, the answers should not rely on any religious authority.

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Is Islam the perfect religion?

As the title suggests, do Muslims believe that Islam as a religion is perfect? Is the Quran a perfect religious text? And were the actions of Prophet Muhammad perfect(PBUH) perfect as well? Also, ...
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In love with an ex-Muslim

How can I help guide an ex-Muslim back to Islam? This person said that he had inherited the religion only. They need scientific proofs that God exits. I must add that this person used to be a strong ...
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Any scientific logic on prohibiting porn (pornography)?

I already know that pornography is haram and harmful. I just want someone to explain me its reason scientifically. Can anybody do that? What reactions looking at nude pictures do in a human body? I'm ...
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What evidence is there in the Quran that it is the word of God?

I know us Muslims claim that Islam is the true religion, however, if we were to show a non-Muslim proof of our belief, what proof would we be able to show them? I would appreciate quotes from Quran ...
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How can the splitting of the moon be explained scientifically?

It seems like you would create tidal waves, maybe even a tsunami, if you split the moon in half. So how can I explain the splitting of the moon in terms of scientific facts or history?
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proof that quran is word of Allah. [closed]

How is Quran the word of Allah. Is there any proof to this. How do you know it wasn't just written by an extremely intelligent person? And how can Islam say that bible has been modified?
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Scientific reasons for not eating certain animals?

Muslims are not allowed to eat certain animals like pig, dog etc. but are allowed to eat cow, chicken, lamb etc. I don't understand the reason behind this refraining from eating some animals but are ...
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Christian claim that Quran gives scientifically inaccurate information [closed]

Quran gives scientifically inaccurate information: Surah 18:86 says: "sun sets in murky water" (Sunan Abu Dawud 3991) 67:5 & 37: 6-10 says: "stars are re missi les that God uses to shoot down ...
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Scientific Logic for not praying at Zawal (noon) time

I have read somewhere that at noon time when sun is exactly at up and making a right angle with earth some dangerous rays emit from earth that's why it is forbidden to pray at that time. But i could ...
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Black Holes, is it okay to believe in them?

Salam, I am studying for a physics degree and we are beginning to study Black Holes. But I am not sure whether or not these comply with the Quran, any justification would be appreciated.
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Proof of Koran Authenticity

While much of religion is faith, are there any statements in the Koran we can point to that prove its authenticity? Using the Torah as an example, one of the things Jews point to is the fact that the ...
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How old is earth in Islam

How old is earth in Islam? Is it age of earth in Islam near ~5000 years old or Islam shares scientific point of view of earth age ?
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The Solar System in Islam

After numerous discoveries by mankind, the world now believes that we are on a planet which is in a solar system revolving around the Sun. Does Islam have any reference(s) to this? What is the ...
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What is the Quran referring to when it mentions, “He has created the skies without the pillars”?

According to Quran 31:10 : He has created the skies without the pillars that you may see, and placed mountains on the earth, lest it shakes with you, and spread over it all kinds of creatures. ...
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Did Prophets prior to Muhammad live for hundreds of years?

According to many Ulama (scholars), Prophets prior to Muhammad (peace be upon them) lived for hundreds of years and so did the people of their Ummah, and Muhammad (pbuh) and his Ummah has the shortest ...
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What is the Islamic response to the atheist demand for 'proof' of God?

Can a Muslim prove to an atheist or an infidel that God actually exists? As far as I know most atheists will argue that since they can't hear, see or feel God then He doesn't exist.