How valuable are prescribed acts of worship if Islam has simply had no impact on our conduct? This Surah came to ‘perfect manners’. For your manners are not only perceived as Islam by others but are the heaviest deed you can bring for your salvation.
Author: Ahmed Hammuda
In the third part of the Qurānic Community – we will speak about this special Sūrah’s name, how it relates to its theme, its contextual relationship with the surrounding chapters and how its theme is served by its time of revelation.
In the second part of the Qurānic Community – from Sūrat al-Hujurāt, we take a moment to revise our purpose and intentions. Then we touch on the superior ethics introduced and the ignorant traits resolved by this universal code.
In our first article in the Qurānic Community series, we speak of the Qurān’s superiority, impact and extraordinary effect on its recipients…
Read now or listen to Islam21c’s much-awaited article series on the ‘Qurānic Community’
Inconvenient facts for those manufacturing the Turk vs Kurd or Arab vs Kurd false binaries
As the world turns its fire on Turkey, it is told you were damned for backing Syria’s revolutionaries, damned for fighting terror, damned for embracing four million refugees and damned for seeking to repatriate them.
From Cairo to Alexandria to Suez, people are demanding the coup leader’s ouster. After thousands of martyrs and incarcerations, the Egyptian giant is finally waking up from its slumber.
“My heart was buried the day you were buried, my father. By Allāh, my heart will not be cured, nor will my broken soul be mended, nor will my sadness depart until I join you on your path and way. I no longer desire this life.”
Who was Abdullah Morsi raḥimahu Allāhu?
Today marks 54 years since Sayyid Qutb’s martyrdom (rahimahullāh). Ahmed Hammuda recounts one of the most famous poems he composed while waiting to be executed.
Qatar has withdrawn its signature from the pro-China statement defending China’s repressive policies in East Turkestan, whilst the UAE presents the butcher of Gujrat with the ‘Highest Civilian Award’.