Enjoining Al-Ma’roof and Forbidding Al-Munkar

The Quran has explicitly described one of the most important missions of Muslim Ummah i.e. amr bil maroof wa nahi anil munkar – enjoining what is good and forbidding what is evil) through different verses such as 3:110 and 9:71. The human is an embodiment of flaws and errors. His nafs (soul) tells him or … Continue reading Enjoining Al-Ma’roof and Forbidding Al-Munkar

The Significance and Meaning of Surah Al-Fatiha

Surah Al-Fatiha is the first surah (chapter) of the Quran. As per the order of revelation, it comes at number five, according to popular opinion. It was revealed completely at once, unlike most surahs which were revealed in portions. The significance of Surah Al-Fatiha in the daily life of Muslims can be judged from the … Continue reading The Significance and Meaning of Surah Al-Fatiha