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  • Wisdom of legislating divorce in the Quran Date: 29-12-2005

    I have read translation of a verse from Quran which I am not very sure about. I will be very grateful if you can clarify this for me. "But if you intend to replace a wife by another and you have given one of them a Qintar (of gold, i.e., a great amount as Mahr bridal money), take not the least bit of it back; would you take it wrongfully.. More

  • Thinks the Qur'an way contradicts itself Date: 29-9-2004

    I am a Muslim who is trying to learn Islaamic knowledge. I heard Dr. Zakir Naik's lectures in which he said that if something in Qur'aan is proved wrong then this is not the Word of Allaah and I truly believe in it. My question to you is that I have read in Qur'aan that good men are for good women and bad men are for bad women. And also.. More

  • A poor understanding of the Qur'an Date: 22-7-2004

    I am studying the religion of Islam and I have come across many things in Islam that seem fabricated. I will give one example and I just want to seek the truth...One thing was the Mi'raj of Muhammad. It states in the Qur'an that 17:1 he was taken from the sacred Masjid in Mecca-Al Masjidul Al Haram to the furthest Masjid in Jerusalem-Al Masjid Aqsaa.. More

  • Allah speaks of Himself in plural form in Qur'an Date: 23-6-2004

    In The Holy Qur'an many places (i.e. 16:96) it is mentioned that "...Verily to him we will give a life that is good and pure." The word "WE" is plural (partnership ness) which is against the Oneness of ALLAH. Please make it easy to understand... More

  • Origin of the Qur'an Date: 9-5-2004

    I have a friend (non-believer) who said that the Qur'an was written by the Prophet (Sallallahu Alaihi wa Sallam). Obviously it's not true and I have told her it's not true. In fact, the Qur'an was sent down to the Prophet (Sallallahu Alaihi wa Sallam), but what is the full story?.. More

  • A text on website generating the Qur'an Date: 22-2-2004

    The text below I have taken from a web site that always attacks the Qur'an: (Dr. Labib: You mean, in the Qur'an are there any mistakes and errors? I will tell you something. There are many errors in the Qur'an; many, many, many errors in the Qur'an. And I say that from a ten-feet viewpoint. For instance, when the Qur'an said that the earth.. More

  • Allah uses "We" in the Qur'an to refer to Himself Date: 4-12-2002

    My question is related to the expression used in the translation of the Qur'an. Many times the expression "We" is Used for Allah (I suppose) e.g. Surah 97 Ayah 1 and Surah 7 verse 7 and so on. Please explain what does this mean. How to achieve tranquility and reverence in Salat?.. More

  • Why Allah uses plural pronoun Date: 3-12-2002

    Why in the Quran Allah uses the pronoun "I" or "WE" when He speak about Him in the Quran ?...Why Allah doesn't use just the first singular pronoun " I" ?.. More

  • Claiming the Qur'an and Hijab excusively for the Prophet and his wives Date: 30-10-2002

    What is the ruling on some people say that, Qur'an was revealed only for our Prophet (Sallallahu Alaihi wa Sallam) and Hijab also only for his wives and not for the other women?.. More

  • Misconception about the Qur'an Date: 19-5-2002

    What is your opinion concerning the incident of 11th September. Some people believe that it is mentioned in the verse 109 in Surah At-Taubah?.. More

  • Blasphemous claims Date: 1-5-2002

    I have been attempting to give Da'wah online in the Internet chat rooms, and I have encountered many Kafir distortions of Islam there. One of the most grievous is that there is an article being circulated that states that 'missing Qur'anic texts' have been found that show that Muslims are lying about the Qur'an having never been altered. The article.. More

  • Allah's use of personal references to Himself Date: 18-1-2002

    When Allah (SWT) refers to Himself in the Qur'an in the form of a verb, He uses the plural form. As in "We Created", "We Said", "We Helped". Why does He use a "We" yet when He refers to Himself as in names or actions that are required from us, He will use the single term, as "Worship Me", "Fear Me"?.. More

  • Origin of Qur'an Date: 14-5-2001

    A Hindu has approached me recently and queried the Qur'an's teachings. He has said that the Qur'an originated from the Hindu books known as the 'Vedas', which he claims were written thousands of years before Islam. Further still he claims the Hinduism is the first and foremost religion. Though I have endeavored to find a suitable answer for his queries.. More

  • Heaven and earth created in 6 days Date: 17-8-1999

    While Allah repeatedly says that the creation of earth and heavens was in 6 days in suratul Furqan it adds up to 8 days(2+4+2); why is this?.. More

  • Abraham Being Ordered To Sacrifice His Son Date: 10-8-1999

    Did God command Abraham to sacrifice his son? Or, as some Muslims argue, did Abraham have a vision or dream inspired by Satan to kill his son? These Muslims argue that God would never order a crime such as this as supported by Sura 7:28, when the Qura'n says God would never advocate sin. Instead they say, God saved Abraham from killing his son when.. More