ZAKAAT TIME : A REMINDER FOR WHO ARE ELIGIBLE FOR ZAKAAT

Al-Quran, Surah At-Tawba (9) Verse 60. “Zakah expenditures are only for the poor and for the needy and for those employed to collect [zakah] and for bringing hearts together [for Islam] and for freeing captives [or slaves] and for those in debt and for the cause of Allah and for the [stranded] traveler – an…

GOOD AND EVIL OF DESTINY

Belief in Qadar is obligatory and it is one of the six pillars of faith (Refer Sahih Muslim hadeeth # 1).  Nothing takes place in the universe without His permission. No good can be obtained nor harm avoided unless Allah decrees it. Although both good and evil are parts of Allaah’s creation, i.e., He is the…

PRINCIPLE OF QADAR AS SUMMED UP BY IMAM IBN AL-IZZ & REFUTATION OF THOSE WHO ERRED IN QADAR

Also read – https://mohammedirfan.wordpress.com/2011/10/01/four-pillars-levels-of-qadar-pre-destiny/ Qadr is the ordaining of things according to the knowledge Allah has of them. It involves the following principles: 1. Allah knows things before they come into existence. This means that His knowledge is eternal. This statement is a refutation of those who deny that His knowledge is eternal. 2. Fore-ordainment (taqdeer ) is to fix…