Renaissance Monthly Journal
Renaissance | January - 2016
A monthly journal promoting research and original thinking in the light of the original sources of Islam.
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Why Memorize the Qur’an?
Question: My question is: what is the need and significance of memorizing the Qur’an these days? I ask this question because these days, the Qur’an has been saved in its best form. It is saved on computers, CDs, hard disks and papers. There is no c
The Sweetness of Faith
عَنْ أَنَسِ عن النبي صَلَّي اللّٰہُ عَلَیۡہِ وَسَلَّمَ قال ثَلَاثٌ من كُنَّ فيه وَجَدَ حَلَاوَةَ الْإِيمَانِ أَنْ يَكُونَ الله وَرَسُولُهُ أَحَ
Central Theme and Relationship with the Previous Surah
This surah and the one following it – Surah al-Muddaththir – are very similar to one another. The same mood pervades in them and together they form a pair. Most exegetes regard them to be very early Makkan surahs. However, a d
As human beings, all of us have self-esteem and pride in us. We would not like any person to ridicule or condemn something we never did. If anyone does, our natural response is that we react and at times react very badly. This is because if the accusation or mockery has no basis, we feel cheated and