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‘Zakat’ – the Third Pillar of Islam

(The emphasis of this article is about importance of Zakat in Islam, benefits that zakat payers get, recipients of zakat and their benefits. Detail Rules and Regulation of Zakat is not included in this article). What is Zakat? ‘Zakat’ is a special terminology used in

Fasting in Ramadan – Annual Training for a Righteous Life.

Introduction. Training is very important to do something efficiently. It is like hands-on training of a doctor before treating a patient. Allah has created human beings to discharge a great responsibility of developing and managing this world on His behalf as His Representative (Calipha). Al-Quran

Actions of the Believers

“O Believers! Save yourselves and your family from the Hellfire whose fuel is human being and stones” (Quran ; Surah Tahreem: verse 6). In the commentary of this verse, fourth Caliph Ali Ibn Abi Talib (RA) said : Save yourselves from Hellfire through your actions.

Test of Iman is for the Welfare of True Believers

Introduction Test and trail is a process of Allah for improving quality of the people so that they can develop and manage the world efficiently. To discharge the responsibility of managing the world in the way of Allah; believers need to know the Guidance of

Purpose of Supplication in Islam

Purpose of supplication ( Dua’ ) in the Religion of Islam Supplication is the English translation of Islamic terminology ‘dua’. It is a ‘humble prayer’ to Allah by believing man and woman for their welfare in this world and afterlife. It is something like asking;

Relationship between Imaan and Islam

Iman directs a believer to follow Islam as Deen (way of life). In Islamic way of life, a believer first concentrates to know his Creator Allah and Fundamentals of Iman. After this, he concentrates to know God gifted way of life ‘Islam’. He accepts Islam

Consciousness (Taqwa) of Allah for Achieving the Purpose of Life

  As discussed earlier “sole purpose of human life” is to achieve peace and happiness by working as obedient vicegerent of Creator in this world. To achieve this, a believer needs to revolve his life around his Creator, Allah throughout his life. He has to

Branches of Imaan and their Effect in Life

Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) said: “There are some 60 or 70 branches of faith. The highest is to bear witness that ‘There is no god but Allah and Muhammad is the Messenger of Allah’. The lowest is the removal of harmful things from the road. Modesty