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Monthly Renaissance | Al-Mawrid

Renaissance | September - 2002

A monthly journal promoting research and original thinking in the light of the original sources of Islam.


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The Law of Evidence

Javed Ahmad Ghamidi Issue: September 2002

  Reflections Javed Ahmad Ghamidi / Shehzad Saleem   Since the Qur’an has in no way bound the Muslims to adopt a particular method in proving a crime, it is absolutely certain that a crime stands proven in Islamic law just as it is in accordance with the universally acceptable methods of legal ethics endorsed by se
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What is Diyat?

Javed Ahmad Ghamidi Issue: September 2002

  Reflections Javed Ahmad Ghamidi / Shehzad Saleem     The law of Diyat mentioned in the Qur’an in connection with the directives of Qisas has generated the following questions in present times: (1) Has theShari‘ah fixed the amount quantity of Diyat, and in accordance with this, is the Diyat of a w
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Islamic Punishments: Some Misconceptions

Javed Ahmad Ghamidi Issue: September 2002

  Reflections Javed Ahmad Ghamidi / Shehzad Saleem     The Shari‘ah ordained by the Almighty regarding punishments has already been elaborated upon by this writer in a separate discourse1. It is shown in this discourse that the Shari‘ah has specified the punishments of only five crimes2. The punishment
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The Penal Law of Islam (Part 1/2)

Javed Ahmad Ghamidi Issue: September 2002

  Feature Article Javed Ahmad Ghamidi / Shehzad Saleem     The opportunity a man has to exercise his will is one of the greatest favours the Almighty has blessed him with. However, just as this freedom is a source of honour for him, its misuse is a source of dishonour for him because from every instance of misuse emanat
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The Penal Law of Islam (Part 2/2)

Javed Ahmad Ghamidi Issue: September 2002

  3. Fornication   الزَّانِيَةُ وَالزَّانِي فَاجْلِدُوا كُلَّ وَاحِدٍ مِنْهُمَا مِائَةَ جَلْدَةٍ وَلَا تَأْخُذْكُمْ بِهِمَا رَأْفَةٌ فِي دِينِ اللَّهِ إِنْ كُنتُمْ تُؤْمِنُونَ بِاللَّ
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Islamic Punishments: A Fresh Insight

Dr. Shehzad Saleem Issue: September 2002

  Editorial     For many centuries now, Islamic punishments have remained one of the greatest subjects of debate both inside and outside the Muslim world. ‘Islamic punishments are barbaric’, ‘Death to the death punishment’, ‘Civilized societies do not flog, stone to death or amputate hands&
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