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Mar28

What about the rights of the Muslim wife?

By: Dr. G. F. Haddad Source: Sunnah.org Q: I have frequently read what, according to Islamic teachings, a husband may or may not do in a dispute with his wife if he attributes it to disagreement with or misbehavior of his wife. I almost never read anything about the opposite situation: if the wife has a disagreement with her husband or *he* misbehaves. Things are nearly always told from the man’s point of view! What are the wife’s rights in the case of bad behavior of her husband? A: Praise belongs to Allah the Lord of all the worlds. Blessings and Peace on the Messenger of Allah, and on his Family and all his Companions. Allah ordered the believers to “consort with women...

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Mar25

Monkey see, monkey do is not the way of the believers

By: Haqqseeker Source: MuslimVillage Pick the Muslim: Two young men, man ‘A’ and man ‘B’ are walking along a road. One of them, we are told, is a Muslim. Below are their descriptions. Please read them carefully and pick the Muslim if you can: MAN ‘A’: He is bareheaded and his clean-shaven face is emitting the fragrance of a popular aftershave. He is clad in a close fitting, short-sleeved T-shirt and a very tight pair of jeans. MAN ‘B’: He is bareheaded and his clean-shaven face is emitting the fragrance of a popular aftershave. He is clad in a close fitting, short-sleeved T-shirt and a very tight pair of jeans. Have you found out who the Muslim is between the two? Well, if you could not...

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Mar24

How I left interest (riba) behind

By: Tahar, a Telecom Engineer in France Source: Ethica Institute of Islamic Finance As a young engineer living in Paris, renting was quite expensive. After some years I started thinking about making a real estate investment. I did not know so much about riba and the banking system so I started to investigate. I heard that it was not halal but I also found some arguments justifying that it could be allowed in Islam under some circumstances. After convincing my heart and my wife that it can be halal in our situation, we decided to go for a mortgage. What stopped me was my father saying to me that he would never enter my house if I did it. For him it was crystal clear that such an investment...

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