Mahdi
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Morality of Forgiveness in Islam
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Obviously, forgiveness has some conditions and requirements. Islam doesn't state every sinner will be forgiven upon his repentance or as soon as conversion to Islam. Quran explicitly says in 4:1 ...

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Do Muslims believe that God has no name? What are the implications of this?
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In fact, this claim is absolutely wrong. Allah has lots of names that have been stated in Quran and other supplication from Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) and twelve Imams. For example, at least 99 names ...

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Are there any academic scholars who believe that quran has been perfectly preserved since the time of Muhammad?
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As far as I know, there is a comprehensive book, named "Quran pureness against distortion and falsification" (parity of Quran from alteration), written by one of contemporary Iranian scholar, ...

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is there any verse or hadith regarding thinking about Allah' s nature and existence
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Short Answer is: Yes, there is a hadith from Prophet Muhammad (SAW). His majesty says: Think about all things, but don't think about essence and nature of Allah. تَفَكَّروا في كُلِّ شَيءٍ، وَ لا ...

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Is Shariah a compulsion for a practising Muslim, can it be like I follow only the Quran and dont listen other teachings like Hadith and shariah?
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Salam-alaykum; Only "Relying on the Quran" is not sufficient, Quran itself says: 47:33 يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا أَطِيعُوا اللَّهَ وَأَطِيعُوا الرَّسُولَ وَلَا تُبْطِلُوا أَعْمَالَكُمْ ...

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Does the Quran answer why Life is a Test?
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It seems that the answer has been stated explicitly in the following verse: (67:2) الَّذِي خَلَقَ الْمَوْتَ وَالْحَيَاةَ لِيَبْلُوَكُمْ أَيُّكُمْ أَحْسَنُ عَمَلًا ۚ وَهُوَ الْعَزِيزُ الْغَفُورُ [He] ...

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Is it a sin not to concentrate in Salah?
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Short Answer: No. Explanation: The presence of the heart or concentration in Salah is one of the most important parts of Salah and any other worships, so that worship without it will be spiritless. ...

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In arabic, is the word salat (or salah, not sure), meaning the muslim prayer was there before islam, or did islam introduced the word?
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The short answer is Yes. This is explicitly mentioned in Quran, in several ayahs. Consider following ones as some instance: 1- 14:37 Prophet Abraham (Ibrahim pbuh) رَّبَّنَا إِنِّي أَسْكَنتُ مِن ...

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Is salah worshipping and praising God or do you ask for things as well?
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It is both of them (worship as well as asking help and guidance): Guide us to the straight path, It is You we worship and You we ask for help. (https://quran.com/1/)

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The first four verses of surat Ar-Rahman
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The taught has two objects: first object is missed (Teaching Quran to whom?), the second object is Quran. This is said Taghdir in Arabic language. There are some possible forms in this Ayah that ...

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Where is this hadith attested "He who knows himself knows his Lord"?
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In some references, it is referred to as a saying of The Prophet (pbuh) and in some others it is considered as a hadith from Imam Ali (A.S.). But in both cases consequence of the people who narrate ...

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English Translation of the Quran with contextual explanation?
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There is a good and enriched online library in www.al-islam.org. You may find good books, article, and videos about history of that time as well as commentaries about Holy Quran. Go to following links:...

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What is the meaning of picture of hand with Arabic word in a Ta`weez
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The first picture is an explanation of 5 virtuous people in the Islam: The Prophet Muhammad (pbuh), Hazrat Ali Amir-Al-Mo'menin (pbuh), daughter of The Prophet Fatemeh Al-Zahra (S.A.), and two of ...

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History Book on The Effect of Islam on Western Civilization
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I can suggest books and essays written by William Montgomery Watt (14 March 1909 – 24 October 2006) who was a Scottish historian, Orientalist, Anglican priest, and academic. especially He has a book ...

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Why didn't Ali (RA) punish the assassin of Usman?
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Salaam It must be considered that Uthman was not killed by a single person, whom can be sentenced to death by the Islamic ruler. Massive revolution by the Muslims, ultimately, led to death of Uthman....

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What is the source of faith in Allah for a human being?
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To give an comprehensive answer to this question, one must distinguish between several terms, such as Reason (Aql), Soul (Nafs), faith (imaan) , etc . Therefore let's commence with some introductory ...

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Is there proof that the Prophet صلى الله عليه وسلم was made of Light?
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Several hadiths state that the Prophet MOHAMMAD (pbuh) was created from light of Allah [1,2]. But here is a point that must be considered. The meaning of this kind of ahadith refers to light truth of ...

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Will Allah Destroy Us?
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There will be human's eternal life. Allah (SWT) has not created us to destroy us. It's in obvious contradiction with Allah's wisdom and justice. For further reading refer to this link.

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Quran Ayahs Cross referenced
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I think there is no such a thing like softwares or databases and interested people can go through Tafseer books. Tafseer Al-Mizan authored by Allamah Muhammad Hussein Tabatabai is one of most notable ...

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How Protective Is Allah over the muslims
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The most obvious answer from Holy Quran is stated in Surah Ar-ra'd, verse 11 (13:11): لَهُ مُعَقِّبَاتٌ مِّن بَيْنِ يَدَيْهِ وَمِنْ خَلْفِهِ يَحْفَظُونَهُ مِنْ أَمْرِ اللَّهِ ۗ إِنَّ اللَّهَ لَا ...

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Why Allah is self introducing in Quran by using the word "we" instead of using "I"?
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Salaam In response to this question, please note to following points: 1- using plural and singular personal pronoun (we/I) for acts of Allah, is two different ways of assigning actions to Allah. ...

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