Renaissance Monthly Journal
Renaissance | September - 1999
A monthly journal promoting research and original thinking in the light of the original sources of Islam.
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When does Hajj become Obligatory?
Question: When does Hajj become obligatory on a Muslim? If a person has gathered some money by which he/she can easily perform Hajj, is it allowed for him/her to spend that money on some other account, for example to go for higher education? Pl
Dr Ibrahim B. Syed
(Chairman, Islamic Research Foundation, Inc.
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The Tawhid, which Muhammad (sws) propagated, was distinct from all other ideas becaus
Relationship with Preceding and Succeeding Surahs
In surahs Qari‘ah (No. 101) to Humaza (No. 104), it is pointed to the Quraysh that they have remained so possessed with the love of wealth and children that they have grossly failed to fulfil the rights of Allah as well as their own
The book of Isaiah of the Old Testament of the Bible has preserved the following prediction:
Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign: The virgin will be with child and will give birth to a son, and will call him Immanuel. He will eat curds and honey when he knows enough to reject th
You can build a throne out of bayonets, but you can’t sit on them long -- Boris Yeltsein
They come, they see – and they disrupt: they take out processions, they intimidate people, they shout slogans, they burn tyres, they throw stones, they break windscreens, and, in doing all