Social Issues

Islamic Concept of Sexual Morality

By: Dr. Maqsood JafriThe recent statement of Malala Yousuf Zai that a couple can live together with our wedlock has created much hue and cry in Pakistan. Like a squall this statement has invited a squabble and spur in the religious circles. The liberals have welcomed it while the religious minded people have strongly condemned it. Where the truth lies? ... Read More »

Some Essential Attributes of a Believer

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمنِ الرَّحِيْم اَلْحَمْدُ لِلّهِ رَبِّ الْعَالَمِيْن،وَالصَّلاۃ وَالسَّلامُ عَلَی النَّبِیِّ الْکَرِيم وَعَلیٰ آله وَاَصْحَابه اَجْمَعِيْن۔ A Short Commentary on Initial Ayats of Surah Al-Mominoon Dr. Mohammad Najeeb Qasmi (www.najeebqasmi.com) “In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful Successful indeed are the believersWho concentrate their attention in humility while performing their salat,And who keep away from abominations,And who are ... Read More »

Abstaining from extremism in relation

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمنِ الرَّحِيْم اَلْحَمْدُ لِلّهِ رَبِّ الْعَالَمِيْن،وَالصَّلاۃ وَالسَّلامُ عَلَی النَّبِیِّ الْکَرِيم وَعَلیٰ آله وَاَصْحَابه اَجْمَعِيْن۔ Abstaining from extremism in relation to obedience towards Almighty Allah Almighty Allah mentions in the Holy Quran, “Allah intends (to provide) ease for you and does not intend (to create) hardship for you” (Surah Al-Baqarah, verse no. 185). Before anything else we must try ... Read More »

New Year: An Occasion of Celebration or Self-Inspection?

Dr. Mohammad Najeeb Qasmi (www.najeebqasmi.com) Time is running so fast that months are passing by as days and days are passing as hours. With each passing day, the duration of our lives is cut shorter yet we fail to realize that we are drawing nearer to death. Our infatuation with worldly life seems as if we are going to stay ... Read More »

The Surge of Anti- Islam Movement in France

Dr. Maqsood JafriA French teacher Samuel Paty was beheaded earlier by Abdullah Anzorov , an 18 year old Chechen who was born in Moscow but later moved to France with his parents. Paty had shown to his class caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad which had previously been published in the Charlie Hebdo satirical magazine. This man was constantly disgracing the ... Read More »

The Month of Safar Al-Muzaffar in the Light of Islam

(Please don’t forward any religious message using social media without ascertaining its trustworthiness) Dr. Mohammad Najeeb Qasmi Sambhali (www.najeebqasmi.com) Safar al-Muzaffar is the second month the Hijri (Lunar) calendar succeeding Muharram and preceding Rabi I. Muslims should perform their worships as usual like they do in any other months, because no specific type of prayer, whether obligatory or supererogatory, has ... Read More »

Despite Prevailing Corona Pandemic, Unpunctuality in Namaz is Unfortunate

Dr. Mohammad Najeeb Qasmi (www.najeebqasmi.com) The corona virus, which spread from China in December 2019, is still a mystery. The world with all its powers and advanced technology is still clueless about its factors, symptoms and remedies. We cannot deny the existence of corona pandemic. But we cannot also deny the fact is that some international and regional organizations and ... Read More »

The Wisdom of Sage Luqman

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمنِ الرَّحِيْم اَلْحَمْدُ لِلّهِ رَبِّ الْعَالَمِيْن،وَالصَّلاۃ وَالسَّلامُ عَلَی النَّبِیِّ الْکَرِيم وَعَلیٰ آله وَاَصْحَابه اَجْمَعِيْن۔ Mohammad Najeeb Qasmi We are familiar with the name of Luqman (RA) since our childhood because Allah has revealed a Surah in the Quran which is tagged after him which shall continue to be recited till the end of the word, God willing. But ... Read More »

Grace Beats Race

Written by: Amara Khalil ur Rehman The term Race refers to classification of the human according to corporeal characteristics. It’s dividing the human species into groups based on visual traits (such as skin, color, cranial, facial features, or type of hair), ancestry, genetics, or social affairs, or the relations between them. It is only a belief with the intention of ... Read More »