Crisis of Islam or Crisis of Humanity? It’s all a cause of concern – Ustadh Amjad Tarsin

Does the modern condition reflect a crisis of Islam or a crisis of Humanity? “For the Muslim its all a cause of concern,” says ustadh Amjad Tarsin. Allah has placed mankind as representatives of the Cosmos; this noble station calls us to responsibility. These experiences call us back to reflect on our relationship with the Owner […]

What Does the Verse 286 of Surah Al Baqara Mean ?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalamu alaykum What does the verse 286 of Surah Al Baqara mean? Is it referring to spiritual aspect of hardship or does it refer to the physical aspect of it? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray that you are in the best of health and […]

Is a 13 Year Old Who Carries Out Acts After Watching Pornography a Victim?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Recently, I was discussing a news article with someone very close to me. The article was about a 13-year-old boy who raped his little sister after watching pornography. I explained that I thought it was horrible. The shock came when I added that I felt there were TWO victims […]

Fitrah and What Happens to Children Who Die Before Puberty

Answered by Ustadh Ali Ataie Question: There is a hadith of the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) in which he mentions that every new child is born upon ‘fitrah’. Does this mean that every new child is already born Muslim? Or does it mean that every child is born with the natural disposition […]