September 2000


Letters to the Editor

On tv ads, the mahdi, changing places, a major sin, the educated and bid’ah and many more…


The Fig

Allah (swt) swore by the fig in His revelation. He said, “By the fig and by the olive” (95: 1). Fig is one of the strangest of fruits on planet earth. In fact, it is not a fruit. It is a flower. But not one,

The Qur’an

Verses from Surah Al-A’raf (184 – 199)

[184] Have they not reflected? Their companion (Muhammad) is not seized with madness.281  Commentary 281. It is said that the Prophet (saws) once… more »
The Hadith

The Last Man In

Ibn Mas‘ud (ra) reports the Prophet (saws) as having said, “The last to enter Paradise will be a man who will walk haltingly:… more »