Our discussion in the previous lessons revolved around the concept of ‘Tauheed’. We had made an attempt to establish God’s existence to those who deny Him. In this lesson, we shall conclude this discussion on ‘Tauheed’ by deliberating on a very important topic, i.e. ‘recognition of God’. Now that we have established God’s existence through … Continue reading Is God’s existence a reality?
"And (We sent) Lut when he said to his people: What! Do you commit an indecency, which any one in the world has not done before you? Most surely you come to males in lust besides females; nay, you are an extravagant people. And the answer of his people was no other than that they … Continue reading Stories of the Pious: Hazrat Lut (as)
The fourth point is that just because the compilers of Sahih-e-Bukhari and Sahih-e-Muslim have not reported any tradition relating to Mahadaviyat, can by no means be an indication of the weakness and unreliability of such traditions. The two compilers never intended to record all the possible traditions, and make their compilation a most comprehensive book … Continue reading Bukhari and Muslim and traditions about Imam Mahdi (as)
THE ERA OF IMAM MOHAMMED BAQIR (A.S.) AND IMAM JAFAR SADIQ (A.S.) The revolution of Imam Husain (a.s.) and his subsequent martyrdom, followed with the endeavours of Imam Zainul Abedeen (a.s.) had established a favourable foundation for religious propagation. It allowed Imam Mohammed Baqir (a.s.) to take advantage of the conflict of Caliphate between Bani … Continue reading Narration and compilation of traditions (contd..)
Undoubtedly, the tongue is amongst Allah’s greatest gift to mankind, for without it, man would never be able to reveal what is in his heart. It is only with it, that man can disclose his thoughts to others, and conversely also learn about the minds of others. It is with the tongue that man acquires … Continue reading Controlling the Tongue and Repentance