Renaissance Monthly Journal
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Question: In one of the articles appearing in your journal you have distinguished between Sunnah and the Hadith. My question is, after the elapse of 1400 years since the time of the Prophet (sws) how do we know the Sunnah apart from the Hadith. Islam has spread all over the world. The original spirit of Isla
Queries regarding Zakah
Question: I have some questions regarding payment of Zakah. Please clarify them for me.
1. Last year I saved $ 40,000 and paid my Zakah according to the law of the land. I have not used this amount still and have saved another $10,000. Do I need to pay Zakah on the accumula
News & Views
Abdul Karim Bangura1
In this essay2, I survey how the Internet has become a vast resource – not only for information, entertainment and interaction with other people in other places who share interests, but also for learning about Islam.
That the Internet is contr
يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُواْ كُتِبَ عَلَيْكُمُ الصِّيَامُ كَمَا كُتِبَ عَلَى الَّذِينَ مِن قَبْلِكُمْ لَعَلَّكُمْ تَتَّقُونَ أَيَّامًا مَّعْدُود
بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم
الم ذَلِكَ الْكِتَابُ لاَ رَيْبَ فِيهِ هُدًى لِّلْمُتَّقِينَ الَّذِينَ يُؤْمِنُونَ بِالْغَيْبِ وَيُقِيمُونَ الصَّلاةَ وَمِم
Making friends is easy; maintaining friendship is not. In fact, making ourselves unpopular is a job so easily done. One slip of the tongue, one harsh word, one instance of anger and we might end up losing our best of friends. What’s more – friends may even turn into foes if this ten