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Hajj, an Obligation

Allah (Subhanahu Ta’ala) says in the Quran: "O mankind! Fear your Lord and be dutiful to Him! Verily, the earthquake of the Hour (of Judgement) is a terrible thing. The Day you shall see it, every nursing mother will forget her nursling, and every pregnant one will drop her load, and you shall see mankind as in a drunken state, yet they will not be drunken, but severe will be the Torment of Allah. And among mankind is he who disputes concerning Allah, without knowledge, and follows every rebellious (disobedient to Allah) Shaitan (devil) (devoid of each and every kind of good)." [Surah al-Hajj, 22:1-3] These opening ayat in Surah al-Hajj are a Read more ...

THE FIVE PILLARS OF ISLAM

The Five Pillars of Islam Extracts from a Public Talk by : Dr Zakir Naik As-salaam wa-alaikum wa-rahmatullahi wa-barakatuhu. May peace, blessings and mercy of Almighty Allah be on all of you. Our beloved Muhammad (Peace be upon him) said - It is mentioned in Sahih Bukhari Vol. 1, Hadith No.2, that:  Islam is based on five principals, five pillars. The first pillar is the Tawheed: “La ilaha Ill Allah, Muhammad ur Rasulullah”. That, There is no god but Allah, and Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him) is the messenger of God. The Holy Quran says in Surah Al-Baqarah, Ch. 2, Verse 177: “It is not righteous that you turn your face to the east Read more ...