The true faith (Eemaan)

The word, Eemaan literally means, “to know,” “to believe,” to put one’s trust in something or someone.” In Islamic Sharee’ah (legislation), Eemaan means putting one’s entire trust in, and having complete faith in Allah, His Prophet and His message. Therefore, one who puts his entire trust in Allah should not only testify to his faith [...]

2017-11-07T23:09:47+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Beliefs, Islam, Society|

Institution of marriage and social duties of Muslims

The foremost and fundamental institution of human society is the family unit. A family is established by the coming together of a man and a woman, and their contact brings into existence a new generation. It then produces ties of kinship and community, which gradually develop into a large society. The family is the institution [...]

2017-11-07T23:09:36+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Beliefs, Islam, Society|

Entering the marital bond – IV :The wedding night

    For a woman, the wedding day is one of the happiest and most exciting days of her life. The preparations, the guests and the festivities are all in anticipation of this very special event. At the same time, many women also experience a great deal of apprehension and anxiety, particularly as the wedding [...]

2017-11-07T23:09:27+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Beliefs, Islam, Society|

Entering the marital bond –II: The marriage contract

The necessary components of the marital process: This article, discusses some of the important issues to consider when entering the bond of marriage. This includes the marriage contract and witnesses to the marriage. It is imperative to remember that whatever endeavor a person engages in, his or her intention should be purely for the sake [...]

2017-11-07T23:09:08+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Beliefs, Islam, Society|

Entering the marital bond – I: Finding a suitable spouse

Marriage is one of the most serious and important commitments an individual will make in his lifetime. It is a bond that once established, cannot be easily broken. It is one of the most important relationships in a society, as it is the building stone of the overall structure. Marriage is so important in Islam [...]

2017-11-07T23:08:58+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Beliefs, Islam, Society|

Married life between extravagance and stinginess

The following are phrases often heard from one spouse about the other: “My husband is stingy”; “My husband does not buy me my necessities”; “My husband gives money to his family and does not give me anything”; “My wife exaggerates in her spending”; “My wife does not care about saving, nor does she care how [...]

2017-11-07T23:08:49+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Beliefs, Islam, Society|

The rights of the husband upon the wife

The rights of the husband upon his wife are greater than the rights of the wife upon her husband for the simple reason that Allah, the Almighty, stated in the Glorious Quran what means: “…And due to the wives is similar to what is expected of them, according to what is reasonable. But the men [...]

2017-11-07T23:08:37+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Beliefs, Islam, Society|
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