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THE COMPILATION OF THE QUR’AN

Who wrote the Qur’aan and how was it put together?. Praise be to Allaah. The First: Allaah has guaranteed to preserve this Qur’aan Himself. Allaah says (interpretation of the meaning): “Verily, We, it is We Who have sent down the Dhikr (i.e. the Qur'an) and surely, We will guard it (from corruption)” Ibn Jareer al-Tabari said in
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THREE DEGREES OF REPENTANCE

BY OYEWUNMI .O. KAFAYAT The Perception of the Sufis/Esotericists on Tawba or Repentance) 1. Tawbat al-‘Amm (Repentance of the common person) = Muslim 2. Tawbat al-Khass (Repentance of the spiritual elect) = Mu'min 3. Tawbat Khass al-Khass (Repentance of the elect of the elect), and this is the reality of repentance (Haqiqat at-Tawbah)
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THE HIJRAH MONTH NAMES AND THEIR MEANING

OYEWUNMI.O. KAFAYAT Hijri calendar is a lunar calendar, with months beginning and ending according to the moon's movements. The moon's disappearance marks the beginning of the month's. During the reign of Khalifa Umar ibn al-Khattab, the Hijri calendar was formally established. The Prophet's (migration) in 622 AD marks the start of the Hijrah
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IT’S NOT PERMISSIBLE TO GIVE YOUR DAUGHTER OUT IN MARRIAGE TO ONE WHO DOES NOT PRAY

سم الله الرحمن الرحيم One of my kin has proposed to my daughter and I am under an obligation to him, but he is addicted to alcohol and he keeps company with bad people and prays little, or does not pray at all. He is also addicted to watching videos and television and other time-wasting devices and I am in difficulty regarding him. I request
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HEALTH BENEFITS OF OLIVE OIL

Olive oil (Zaitoon) is one of the fruits mentioned in the Holy Quran and hadith. Olives have a long history of medicinal properties. The fruit is mainly cultivated in Mediterranean countries. It contains monounsaturated fatty acids which are beneficial for the heart and circulation. It is believed that figs were first cultivated in Egypt thousands
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WE REST OUR CASE WITH ALLAH AS MAKINDE’S ISLAMOPHOBIA CULMINATED IN THE DEMISE OF THREE OF OUR BEST LEGAL LUMINARIES BY Ishaq Kunle Sanni

Allah knows bestAs Muslims there is nothing like untimely or premature death. When you die it is your timeLike Barrister Waheed Lawal rightly pointed out, if somebody is responsible for their death the fact that it was their time does not exonerate the person who caused their demise. The death of Brother Abdurazaq Bolaji broken to me by Dr
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