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There are at least five different kinds of martyrs according to Islam: Abu Hurairah narrated that: The Messenger of Allah said: "The martyrs are five: Those who die of the plague, stomach illness, drowning, being crushed, and the martyr in the cause of Allah" Jami` at-Tirmidhi 1063 One who dies protecting his property is also considered a martyr : ...


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From Tafsir al-Qurtubi: قوله تعالى ويتخذ منكم شهداء أي يكرمكم بالشهادة ; أي ليقتل قوم فيكونوا شهداء على الناس بأعمالهم . وقيل : لهذا قيل شهيد : وقيل : سمي شهيدا لأنه مشهود له بالجنة وقيل : سمي شهيدا لأن أرواحهم احتضرت دار السلام ، لأنهم أحياء عند ربهم ، وأرواح غيرهم لا تصل إلى الجنة ; فالشهيد بمعنى الشاهد أي الحاضر للجنة From Sharah Sahih Muslim - Nawawi:...


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Does Quran 29:27 not exclude any non-Israelite from being a prophet? No it does not. Firstly, there is no exclusion as you have claimed. Adam, Noah, Enoch, Abraham, Lut, Ishmael, Ayub, Hud, Saleh, Shuaib etc. were not from the children of Isaac, yet they were all prophets. AFAIK, even in Judaism there are non-Israelite Prophets (see here). Secondly, in ...


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I found the story in a written record of an ancient audio lesson of Sheikh 'Omar 'Abdulkafy on the series "Ad-Dar al-'Aakihra سلسلة الدار الآخرة المنجيات عند الميزان entitled the saving things when the deeds are presented on the balance (see here in Arabic). As sadly usual there's no source for this mentioned and in a thread here (in Arabic) the answer ...


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the religion has always been One, Islam The very first human being, Adam, was also a muslim. Islam means submission to will of Allah (the Only true God). So you can say they might have used different names for same God, might have changed religion name, but it had always been islam. In Quran. So it had been the same religion always, from Adam , to all ...


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It is a very simple 3 step process: Return the money you stole from her, if possible apologize to her Repent - ask Allah for forgiveness Seek professional help for the compulsive behavior so that it does not happen again


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This speaker's words (in English) in the snippet are not the most concise but he definitely is not saying that Allah supplicates. If we try to find faults in the words of speakers or eye their videos with suspicions, Satan will give us plenty to make issues out of when in reality those issues don't exist. Rather, Islam says to assume the best of others [and ...


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Narrated 'Abdur-Rahman bin 'Awf: that the Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said: "Abu Bakr is in Paradise, 'Umar is in Paradise, 'Uthman is in Paradise, 'Ali is in Paradise, Talha is in Paradise, Az-Zubair is in Paradise, 'Abdur-Rahman bin 'Awf is in Paradise, Sa'd bin Abi Waqqas is in Paradise, Sa'eed is in Paradise, and Abu 'Ubaidah bin Al-Jarrah is in ...


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In the book علل الشرائع (reasons of the rulings) by Shaikh Saduq. To get a better understanding of what the book is about, I've mentioned a few chapters reasons for Naming Prophet Nuh, Nuh (and many other names) reasons for the necessity of wudu reasons for why a woman during pregnancy does not bleed. reasons for why a stone grave is made rectangular. ...


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It can mean both. From the root ص ل و , it can mean: to perform the salat to pray/worship to bless someone i.e. صَلَّى ٱللهُ عَلَيْهِ وَآلِهِ meaning ‘Blessings be upon him and progeny From the Hadith: يَقُولُ سَمِعْتُ رَسُولَ اللَّهِ صلى الله عليه وسلم يَقُولُ ‏ "‏ إِذَا سَمِعْتُمُ الْمُؤَذِّنَ فَقُولُوا مِثْلَ مَا يَقُولُ وَصَلُّوا عَلَىَّ ...


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If you have eaten such food and at that time you didn't know the cost of food was halal or haram than you haven't committed any sin because you are unaware of that thing.


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First of all, Prophet Muhammed (s.w) didn't invent Islam. Prophet completed the Islam. He was the last messenger. He wasn't assigned with something new. The message was already given. But was corrupted. All the prophets came with same message. It was always the same region. People named it differently, that's all.


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You only have to pay Kaffarah for an oath on Allah. But, what you have done is very sinful: He who swears by anyone or anything other than Allah, has indeed committed an act of Kufr or Shirk' (Tirmidhi) You should sincerely repent, and avoid the situation again.


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First you should know that we (Muslims) perform wudu' for a purpose. And to do it right we need to have the intention to perform it. Wudu' is basically a preparation for the prayer it is a ritual that may help you to leave the matters of this life (dunya) and move to what may help you in your after life (akhirah) the worship of salah. Wudu' or taharah ...


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As‘salaamu alaikum! Souls are definitely created things, although I do not know the mystery of how Allahu ta alaa made them nor what he created them from. I only know that ALL THINGS, except Allahu ta alaa Himself, are created things. That necessarily includes the souls. But I can substantiate my claims directly from the Qur‘an.... “When your Lord drew ...


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It is known that the name usually has an effect on the person who carries it.and our beloved Prophet (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) changed bad names to good names.As for the importance of names in Islam more generally, I recall a saying of the Prophet (SAW) in which he urged parents to give their children good names. It was also said that when ...


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