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Teachings of discipline in Islam

The spirit and reality of the disciplines of Islam dictate that every individual must take the rules, regulations and convention of laws that he follows, which are related to both the individual and the society, from the divine source. In addition, individuals must thoroughly satiate themselves with these laws and must follow the one thought […]

Education of muslim children: Ideas, objectives, Aims

Education of muslim children: Ideas, objectives, Aims

Today, globally muslims have the lowest literacy rate and fortunately the literacy rate of muslims is very high in Jammu & Kashmir state but grey areas left unattended need the immediate attention of the intellectuals including teachers an religious scholars. So education of muslim children has both opportunities and challenges in Jammu & Kashmir state. […]

Virtues of Muharram and Ashura

The event of Muharram lasts for ten days. A place is selected where mourners of Shia muslims gather regardless of age. Some of them even hurt themselves while some simply mourn for martyrs of Karbala. Shia muslims give alms to the poor and weep for Karbala martyrs. They pray through the day. A procession is […]

Virtues of blessed month of Muharram

Virtues of blessed month of Muharram

The Islamic calendar comprises of twelve months. Among these months the month of Ramadan is popular among the Muslim Ummah because of the fasting that takes place in this month. Then there is the month of Shawal when Eid-ul-Fitr takes place and then there is the month of Dhul-Hijja which is known for the observation […]

Muharam: Beginning of new Islamic calendar

Muharam: Beginning of new Islamic calendar

The years that have passed will be considered as successful if they were spent in obedience to almighty Allah, and miserable if they were spent in disobedience of almighty AllahThe years that have passed will be considered as successful if they were spent in obedience to almighty Allah, and miserable if they were spent in […]

Concept of human dignity in Islam

A major goal of Islam is to provide mankind with a practical and realistic system of life based on good by which he can conduct his life. It calls upon mankind not only to practice virtue but to establish it and to eradicate all that is harmful. It seeks the supremacy of one’s conscience in […]

Spirituality of Hajj

Spirituality of Hajj

Hajj is the last layer of the Shariat, the cacred law of divine guidance, commandments and limits. In it is also Ma’refat or gnosis of the Almighty. For those who do not understand the reality of the rites and symbols of Hajj or pilgrimage, for them Hajj amounts to only certain rituals. Hajj is a […]

Faith connected to Mecca pilgrimage

Faith connected to Mecca pilgrimage

For the past 14 centuries, muslims from all corners of the globe have made annual pilgrimages to Mecca – Prophet Muhammad’s (SAW’s) birth place and Islam’s devotional epicenter. All faithful muslims (both men and women) are expected to make the pilgrimage (Hajj) at least once in their lifetime if they are physically and financially capable, […]

Importance of Shura in Islamic political system

Importance of Shura in Islamic political system

Shura is a crucial part of the Islamic political system. It allows common people to participate in the decision-making process. It helps create a society that engages actively with leaders. Consultation is important in building a solid relationship between the leader and the people ensuring that the leader does not go astray or regress into […]

Intents of education in Islam

Intents of education in Islam

Education is the process by which children are nurtured as they grow up to develop the Islamic worldview and the Islamic virtues. Education means to look after, to nurture, to nourish, to help grow and flourish. It implies certain sensitivity towards the child under your care, his emotional and physical needs and capacities. It implies […]

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