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Why does god allow suffering?

When asked whether God exists, Atheists may use the example of poverty to justify there not being a God. When hearing Atheists views on the matter and hearing them say that God is supposed to be loving and would not allow people to suffer is reasonable and I understand where they are coming from. 265 more words


Zakat - Right of poor man in our wealth

Zakat is a portion from our wealth which should go to poor people, who are the owner of it. 305 more words


Islam yang Dzahir

Umar bin Khaththab Radhiyallahu anhu berkata : Suatu ketika, kami (para sahabat) duduk di dekat Rasululah Shallallahu ‘alaihi wa sallam. Tiba-tiba muncul kepada kami seorang lelaki mengenakan pakaian yang sangat putih dan rambutnya amat hitam. 593 more words


A Knowledge Waqf for Islamic Philanthropy Education

Islamic schools (madrassas) and universities (jamia) are excellent examples of awqaf. Traditionally they have been offering Islamic education either free or at a fraction of the costs enabling students from all strata of the society to pursue education. 753 more words


"Oh! I Like His Face!"

It’s taken us a long time to get over the loss of our sweet Qatari Cat, sweet Pete. He was so special to us. For one thing, he was pretty. 456 more words

Family Issues

Zakat-Funded Humanitarian Efforts for the Victims of the Nepal Earthquake

On March 26 a very interesting document “An Act of Faith: Humanitarian Financing and Zakat” prepared by Chloe Stirk was launched at an event hosted by Development Initiatives and Muslim Charities Forum in London. 1.222 more words


The Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W) (May there be peace and blessings upon him) said, ” Every person’s every joint must perform a charity every day the sun comes up: to act justly between two people is charity; to help a man with his mount lifting him onto it or hoisting up his belongings onto it is charity; every step you take to prayers is a charity; and removing a harmful thing from the road is a charity.”