June 2003


Letters to the Editor

On Marriage with Non-muslims, Unemployment, combining prayers, tabligh effects, sitting postures and many more…


Breaking Another’s Bread

Religion is generally understood as a system that consists of a set of dogmas, rituals, a few moral precepts and taboos. Islam is not a religion in this restricted sense. It is a complete,

The Qur’an

Verses 78-82 of Surah Al-Tawbah

[78] Did they (the hypocrites) not know that Allah knows their secret (thoughts) and what they whisper (to each other),167 and that Allah… more »
The Hadith

Seventy in Qur’an and Hadith

From this month onwards we present under this column those traditions of the Prophet in which he used the word “seventy”. The following… more »

A Random Study of Scriptural Texts

The Rig Veda 6. When, Indra, you had smitten with my thunderbolt the cheek of the wide-extended Vrtra, who, having obstructed the waters… more »