December 2017

The Truth About Mazhabs

Many Muslims adopt the teachings of a particular mazhab. There are historical and geographical reasons for this. Generally each mazhab follows his interpretation on certain elements of fard, such as the halal and haram, and aspects of salat.

The mazhabs did not differ on the fundamental pillars of our faith, such as tauhid.

The Deception Years Part 3

Deception of the Parents

The deception continues by the parents to their children, feeding them with lies and misinformation until the cycle of deceit perpetuates the next generation.  Parents have the duty to provide love, guardianship and protection to their children.  They are primarily responsible for the upbringing of their children and to help them obtain the success in this life and in the hereafter. 

The Deception Years Part 2

Deception and Daily Interaction

Today, there is no respect for trust of passing information, and we have lost the Muslim etiquette of communication when we interact. Observe many social media and chatrooms. They tear each other apart, by posting vicious comments, spreading backbiting articles, or openly insulting other people, even if the breach the sanctity of another person's privacy in order to do so. The dignity of a Muslim is no longer respected by his fellow Muslims. 

The Deception Years Part 1

MEDIA DECEPTION

Abu Huraira (RA) reported: The Messenger of Allah (SAW) said, “Years of treachery will come over people in which liars are believed and the truthful are denied, the deceitful are trusted and the trustworthy are considered traitors, and the al-Ruwaybaḍah will deliver speeches.” It was said, “Who are the al-Ruwaybaḍah?” The Prophet said, “Petty men with authority over the common people.” (Sunan Ibn Mājah 4036)