Hadith query: The battle of Hind

This brief document in Arabic outlines the status and meaning of the hadiths that make reference to the battle of Hind (India and surrounding areas). The document concludes that the hadiths are established; however they refer to a specific context towards the end of time and is therefore not general.

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The Silent Plea of Ulama

بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم

Over the past few years, I have travelled to India several times and visited various Madāris and Masājid in different states. The accounts of some of the visits have been published online on www.nawadir.org. They highlight some of the challenges and difficulties facing the Muslims. One of the challenges is the oppressive way in which many ʿUlamāʾ are treated and remunerated. The silent plea of ʿUlamāʾ has been ignored for too long. Continue reading

Is The Parallel Education System Contributing To The Decline Of The Muslim Ummah?

An interesting thought provoking article by Shaykh Yusuf Shabbir regarding the need for a comprehensive education system across the Muslim world.

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Inspiring Legacy

Inspiring Legacy

Demise of Ḥājī Adam Patel

بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم

As we awoke this morning in Blackburn, we heard the shocking news that our maternal grandfather Ḥājī Adam Patel has passed away in Dewsbury in the early hours of the morning. إنا لله وإنا إلیه راجعون

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