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The rich cannot buy themselves out of fasting

“Specific days (are designated for fasting); if one is ill or traveling, an equal number of other days may be substituted. Those who have the ability, may substitute feeding one poor person (for each day missed). If one volunteers (more righteous works), it is better. But fasting is the best for you, if you only knew” 2:184 A number of wrong translations and interpretations …

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Zakat

The Quran defines the concept of the Zakat (Obligatory Charity) and outlines all the guidelines related to its payment. This page presents all related aspects of this religious duty. 1- When was the Zakat first decreed and to whom? According to the Quran, the Zakat was decreed from as far back as the time of Abraham: “We made them leaders …

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INTOXICANTS: ARE THEY REALLY HARAAM??

It is widely accepted in our Muslim community that intoxicants are “haram”. But no where in the whole Quran, has Allah mentioned intoxicants as “haram”. But He has mentioned intoxicants as the “filth of the handiworks of shaitan” and has asked us to “Avoid it”.   Let us study in the light of Al Quran.   RIJZ AL SHAITAN/ filth …

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