Mention some early divisions within Muslim community. The division of the methodologically in approaching Quran and Sunna into two main schools: Ahl al-hadith and Ahl al-ra’y. Ahl al-hadith are the one that insisted of the literal explanation of Qura’n and the Prophet Muhammad’s hadiths and actions. Ahl al-ra’y are the one that use logic and reasons as a source of Islamic law. What do you understand by ‘’ilm al-kalam’ and what does it have to do with Islamic Thought?
First, talking about Tawheed Ar-Rububiyyah, the word ‘Rububiyyah’ comes from the word ’Rabb’, which means ‘Lord’. That one words explain that we are bound to believe in Allah alone. So, simply it is oneness in Allah. We all know Allah is the creator of the whole universe. That proves it when we see one of his divine names from the Asma Ul-Husna, the word ‘khaaliq’ (the creator).
Islam helped develop morality and ethics. Morality, meaning manner, character, and proper behavior. Morality generally refers to a code of conduct that individual groups or society holds as authoritative in distinguishing right from wrong. Such an idea of conduct is often espoused in a preference to the other alternative. Islam has a compressive way of life encompasses a complete moral system that is an important aspect of its worldview.
Islam does not claim any indebtedness to Judaic and Christian thought as its knowledge is said to be through direct revelation to its last chosen prophet, Muhammad. Muhammad is said to have refined the foundation of faith that was present in Arabia through the final divine revelation to him, revelation which succeeds and replaces the religions of both Judaism and Christianity. If Islam is to be taken seriously, then its beliefs need to
And we give them their dues by observing the characteristics of each letter that are present in them some of the time and not present at other times. The Quran was revealed with Tajweed rules applied to it. In other words, when the angel Jibreel (alaihis salaam) recited the words of Allah to the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) he recited them in a certain way and he showed the Prophet (pbuh) the ways in which it was permissible to recite the Quran. So it is upon us to observe those rules so that we recite it in the way it was revealed. At the
The Manners Of The Knowledge Seeker : 1. Purify your intention for Allah in seeking knowledge Abu Hamid al-Ghazzali (may Allah have Mercy on him) said: “Know that intention (niyyah), will (iradah), and goal (qasd) are various terms that all mean the same thing, and it is a description of the state of the heart when it is a source for two things: knowledge and action. Knowledge comes first - as it is the foundation and condition - and action follows it, since it is the fruit that branches from knowledge. This is because every action – that is, every intentional movement and motion – does not occur without three things: knowledge, will, and ability. Nobody does something without knowing of it.
Self-actualization, it has been suggested, “dovetails nicely with the Islamic belief systems because both humanistic approach and the Islamic faith stress the prospects of self-transformation and human potential (Amer and Jalal, 2012 p. 104). According to Qur’aan, human being is the “vicegerent on earth,” representing God ( Qur’aan 2:30). Thus, the need of human beings is to fulfil that goal by actualizing their full potential (Physical, social, psychological and spiritual). For Muslims, the root of self-actualization is only possible through the path laid down by Allah and the guidance of the last Messenger of God. Allah says in the Qur’aan (Interpretation of the meaning): “Except for those who repent, believe and do righteous work.
Worship is an important part of the religion of Islam. Worship (Ibaadah) is a term that includes everything that Allah would be pleased with. It represents the utmost love for Allah through submission. Prayers, zakaat, fasting, hajj, being kind towards others, maintaining relations with kin, doing good and staying away from doing evil, being beneficent to neighbours,to the poor people or orphans, supplication, reciting the holy Quran and such others are types of worship. An act of worship must obey these two circumstances: Firstly, it must conform to the orders of Allah’s Law as found in the Quran and Sunnah.
Islam began in Arabia and was revealed by the Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W) to the humanity. People who follow Islam are called Muslims. The followers of Islam believe that there is only one God. The Arabic word for God is Allah. The word ‘Islam’ means 'submission to the will of God '.
4.1 SOVEREIGNTY OF ALLAH: Main basic traits of constitution of Pakistan is that it offers a significant principle that sovereignty belongs to Allah alone. Who has already legislated through the Holy Quran as deduced in the Sunnah. He has given it to state of Pakistan by its people. But it should be implemented within those parameters. Which have been recommended by him, and it should be exercised as a holy belief.