As much as this transitional phase causes concern, we need to acknowledge the fact that even today - the security, the bessings, the prosperity, its religious society, its philanthropic causes and its sacrosanctity - is still better than several other countries around the world, if not superior.
آج کل ہر کوئ سعودی اور انکے عالموں کی جامہ تلاشی کرنے میں جٹا ہے, مگر یہ حق انہیں کس نے دیا ہے اس کا جائزہ کبھی نہیں لیا جاتا. اپنا پیرہن تارتار ہے وہ تو کبھی نظر نہیں آتا مگر دوسروں کا داغدار گریباں خوب نظر آتا ہے, ہر کوئ مصلح اور دانشور کی … Continue reading سعودی حکومت کی جامہ تلاشی
These days, everyone seem to be inspecting and scrutinizing Saudi Arabia and it's esteemed scholars. But who is it that has given them the right to do so, a question that can never be answered. While we continue to ignore our stained and crumpled shirts, yet observe the slightly worn-out collars of others. We all stand enthusiastically in the queue, as commentators, reformers and scholars - judging Saudi Arabia.
The video of a Saudi Imam getting arrested from the pulpit during the Friday sermon has gone viral, giving Saudiphobes a new bashing tool. The descriptions say, 'he was cursing Jews so was he arrested', 'he spoke against Government's corruption so was he arrested', 'he spoke against Government's decision on Cinema, so was he arrested'.
I have seen two extremes. One extreme calls to absolutely stay away from politics, not even to talk about the news concerning Muslims and the trials Muslims face everyday. And the other extreme calls for forming political parties, rallying and speaks out to give them the charge to rectify the affairs of Muslims. However, I have found a balanced Fatwa of Shaykh Albani which shows moderation in taking part in political discussions.
I have Cymophobia and I am not at all comfortable in boating into the deep waters. The thoughts of drowning and eaten up by the Sharks scare me a lot. However, I cannot force my opinion on a professional diver who has spent years in diving and teaching it. I cannot scare him about Sharks and call him ‘arrogant’ for not accepting my opinion based on my personal phobia.
Dr. Murtuza Sahab quotes Shaykh Aiyad ash-Shammari about the exemption of criticizing the Governments who were responsible for creating dissent and sedition, and whose state Media and intelligence were responsible to destabilize the country of Tawheed (Saudi Arabia), and those who have given refuge to perpetrators of protests and seditions. Those Governments who invite these … Continue reading What if Two Muslim countries have conflict?
Question: What is the ruling on buying and selling cryptocurrencies that have recently appeared e.g. Bitcoin? Shaykh Sulaymān Salīmullāh ar-Ruḥāylī Cryptocurrency is a currency that belongs to individuals. It is created by Individuals and so is not subject to any government regulation. It has no value in and of its self and thus is not … Continue reading Bitcoins – Halaal or Haraam: Shaykh Sulayman Ruhayli
Thomas Friedman, an American columnist for The New York Times, said that any talk about Saudi-Israeli rapprochement is stupid, pointing out that Saudi Arabia is not willing to have any kind of relationship with Israel, without returning to the Arab initiative launched by Saudi Arabia in 2002. Speaking during a panel discussion at the annual … Continue reading Saudi and Israel relations debunked
Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to Washington said on Monday that any announcement on Jerusalem's status before a final settlement of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict would harm the peace process and increase tension in the region. "Any American announcement on the status of Jerusalem before a final settlement is reached will harm the peace process and increase tension … Continue reading Saudi Arabia warns ‘serious implications’ if US recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s capital
Okra has long been used as an alternative treatment for diabetes. A 2011 study found that it can lower blood sugar and normalize your lipid profile. Okra extract can also help with kidney damage caused by diabetes. It is proven to reduce Uric acid and urine protein. And can even protect your body from liver … Continue reading What happens to your body when you eat Okra every day
Shaikh Muhammad Musa Aal-Nasr has died in a car accident today. He was a student of Shaikh Al-Albaani and stayed close with him from the 1970s until Shaikh Albaani's death in 1999. The Shaikh was born in Palestine but moved to Jordan. He graduated from the Islamic University of Madinah and gained a bachelors degree … Continue reading Sheikh Musa Aal-Nasr dies in car accident
The popular Riyad-based Islamic preacher Shaykh Tauseefur-Rehman ar-Rashidi openly criticized ISIS in a video interview last month. He said, "Islam is the religion of peace and mercy. It's the plot of enemies of Islam to distort its image by attributing it to ISIS."
Jamiat-e-AhleHadith Bengaluru released a circular to all its mosques and schools urging the followers of Ahle-Hadith group to thoroughly investigate any Investment company claiming to be Shariah compliant.