Letters


It is commonly believed that humor has no place in religion. But answers to “Letters to the Editor” demonstrate that a toe-hold can be created not only for humor, but also for various literary features that generate interest.In turns, cool, witty, uncompromising, provoking, tough, forthright, humorous, yet educative – the answers have demonstrated that religious discussions need not be high and dry boorish.


While tender, emotional, and Eastern minds feel offended by some answers, many broad-minded readers have repeatedly suggested their publication in book form. Rather than feeling offended, the reader might remember that this is a new genre of writing, a new experiment in religious literature, and that we live in a world which is increasingly in short supply of delight.


Letters to the Editor

February, 2017

On Politics, kin, daughter-in-law, loan, fall of israel and more…

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December, 2016

The Indian Outfit Q: I would like to ask you who are the Salafis in the present use of the word? What is… more » Read more »

October, 2016

On Childless Marriage, Morals before Materials, Re-doing Ablution, and more…

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September, 2016

On Masculinity, Political imbecility, Fard and Wajib, and more…

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August, 2016

On Trusting Oneself with Women, Lease, Mehendi and Tattoo, and more…

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July, 2016

On Shukrana, Love and Attraction, and more…

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June, 2016

On Magic and Cure, Science and Religion, and more…

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May, 2016

On ‘the Prophet in the Grave’, Lease, Insurance Companies, and more…

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April, 2016

On Questions Asked by Non-Muslims, Chess, and more…

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March, 2016

On Muslim Sects, Tableeghi Courses, Sterilization, Tattoos and more…

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February, 2016

On Films on Youtube, Triple Talaq, Muslim Terrorists, Bank Dealings, and more…

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January, 2016

On the Beatific Vision, ‘Ayah Al Kursiyy’, Qasidah Burdah, and more…

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December, 2015

On Judging by laws other than Allah’s, Every Pharaoh has a Moses, and more…

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November, 2015

On Khilafah, Course of Study and more…

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October, 2015

On Failed Business, Abu Haneefah and the Veil, Tafaseer, and more…

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