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Muslim Rulers shall always belong to the Quraysh


On the basis of the following narrative attributed to the Prophet (sws) by Anas ibn Mālik, it is generally believed that a Muslim ruler must belong to the Quraysh, which is the tribe of the Prophet (sws):

اَلْأَئِمَّةُ مِنْ قُرَيْش… Read More ...

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The Political Sharī‘ah


Man, by his nature, is a social being: a social set-up is an essential requirement of his nature. However, to protect this social set-up from the misuse of his God-given free-will he, soon or late, is forced to protect the… Read More ...

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Defiance of anti-Islamic Laws of a Non-Muslim Country


Some people are of the opinion that Muslims should defy the directives of the non-Muslim country where they are living if they are asked by the government to do something which is against Islam.
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A Muslim Ruler has the Right to Overrule the Majority


It is generally contended on the basis of the following verse that the ruler of a Muslim state has the power to veto his confidants if he deems so:

فَاعْفُ عَنْهُمْ وَاسْتَغْفِرْ لَهُمْ وَشَاوِرْهُمْ فِي الْأَمْرِ فَإِذَا عَزَمْتَ فَتَوَكَّلْ عَلَى… Read More ...

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Citizenship and the Rights of a Citizen


فَإِنْ تَابُوا وَأَقَامُوا الصَّلَاةَ وَآتُوْا الزَّكَاةَ فَإِخْوَانُكُمْ فِي الدِّينِ (11:9)
If they repent, are diligent in the prayer and pay zakāh, they are your brethren in religion. (9:11)

فَإِنْ تَابُوا وَأَقَامُوا الصَّلَاةَ وَآتُوْا الزَّكَاةَ فَخَلُّوا سَبِيلَهُمْ (5:9)
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6. Muslim Revivalist Movements: Present Situation of the Muslim Ummah

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Why Revolution is not a Choice in Islam?

Article Image Latest episode of Samaa TV, Topic:"Why Revolution is not a Choice in Islam?", aired on 30th August 2013. Scholar: Javed Ahmad Ghamidi, Host: Zunaira Azhar Watch this video ...
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Future dominance of Islam

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