Renaissance Monthly Journal
Renaissance | April - 2011
A monthly journal promoting research and original thinking in the light of the original sources of Islam.
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(Translated from Tadabbur-i Qur’ān by Shehzad Saleem)
This sūrah forms a pair with Sūrah Mulk, the previous sūrah. Thus there is no principal difference between the central themes and topics of the two. The difference lies in the style, nature of arguments and the tone adopted. Just
Can We call non-Muslims Kāfir?
Question: We know that we cannot call the present day non-Muslims kāfir since the truth of Islam is not presented to them the way it was done by the Prophet (sws) through itmām al-hujjah (conveying the truth conclusively). My question is how did the compan
روي أن رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم قال: من بدل دينه فاقتلوه.
It is narrated that the Prophet (sws) said: “[From among the Banū Ishma‘il,] whoever changes his religion, kill him.”
Notes on the Text of the Narrative
فَطَافَ عَلَيْهَا طَائِفٌ مِنْ رَبِّكَ وَهُمْ نَائِمُوْنَ(19)فَأَصْبَحَتْ كَالصَّرِيمِ(20)
What happened in the orchard is attributed to God and this alludes to two things: firstly, the calamity arrived without th
(Translated by Asif Iftikhar)
Marriage is not just about bringing the physical relationship between man and woman within the bounds of law. It is a contract that lays the foundation of a family. This institution of family is an indispensable human requirement. Without it, many basic physiological, psychological, and social