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Month: October 2018

Ibrahim AS and Ismail AS story

Ibrahim AS and Ismail AS story

Ibrahim AS and Ismail AS, story is a great portrayal of total submission and Ibrahim AS being the point where all major three religions found their root from there is lots to be learned from Some being for an old father who has begged and prayed for his only child (explain how precious Ismail would be for him) and when being asked to put up for sacrifice did not ask or pray for an alternate; then when he asked Ismail…

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On Keeping Comapnionship

On Keeping Comapnionship

Quran and hadith guidance on keeping friendship, since these are the people who greatly affect our lives and decision making. Interesting to see how Quran keep guiding its followers on very basic things and helping one along the way to keep on a straight path Qur’an, 18:28 “And keep yourself patient [by being] with those who call upon their Lord in the morning and the evening, seeking His countenance. And let not your eyes pass beyond them, desiring adornments of…

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Making Sense of Islam

Making Sense of Islam

I am hoping you have went through most of the articles on basic concepts of Islam (and Quranic text related to it), and hopefully it would have cleared some basic elements Islam hold close and dear and demands from his follower. I know if you try to look at a Muslim (and especially their countries) to represent these basics for you in daily routine and in their thoughts, I am afraid you would not find much examples; but If you…

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What are the differences between science and religion in their conclusions on certain concepts?

What are the differences between science and religion in their conclusions on certain concepts?

Let me give a perspective from Quran, I am hoping you have went through basic concept on this blog to make this concept more clear Quran(God) explained that humans are being given two kinds of knowledge so they can find the reason of their creation and to identify God, one they can attain through their senses by looking at natures and the perfect balance its created in and how night and day gets changed how this whole universe works and…

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Should Islam and Christianity be considered the same religion?

Should Islam and Christianity be considered the same religion?

This depends on your definition of Christianity, as a Muslim we believe Islam is a natural progression of Gods messages which change over time and for nations and got completed and finalize on Muhammad PBUH So Islam does not start with Muhammad it started with first messenger Adam and as gradually Human civilization took strides, learn new ideas and things revelations from Allah keep changing according to human intellect of that time but with Muhammad PBUH God decided to send…

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Quran 98:6, Why Allah abuse humans to be worst of creatures

Quran 98:6, Why Allah abuse humans to be worst of creatures

First if you read Allah is not using foul language toward non Muslim , he is saying it to those creatures who will end up in hell fire ( it could be Muslims or non Muslims) so question is why he is saying all those human as worst of creatures though Allah make humans as master piece of his creation Let me give a simple example how do you compare a brilliant Math student studying at Harvard who has the…

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Why Allah send Judaism, Christianity and Islam? Why not one?

Why Allah send Judaism, Christianity and Islam? Why not one?

I am assuming you have read most the post in basic belief system of Islam on this site before coming here http://reconstructingthestrangers.com/category/belief-system-and-basic-concepts/ ; If not then please do take a look to make more sense of this argument. It the same thing like having child study through 1,2,3 .. to 10th grade , we don’t teach 10th grade first because a child develops to be able to comprehend Similarly Allah send religion, books and lots of prophets according to human…

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What is the one main reason you love God?

What is the one main reason you love God?

He is the provider and sustain-er of every thing I have , infact I would not be communicating to you if he has not provided me facilities to do that .Can we imagine how many thing we need for our survival on earth; and its pretty impossible to count them and we have all these without us requesting for it. Now in a normal word if some one do good to you repay back or try to in response to…

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Can there be free will in Islam if Muslims are not allowed to leave Islam?

Can there be free will in Islam if Muslims are not allowed to leave Islam?

I am assuming you have read most the post in basic belief system of Islam on this site before coming here http://reconstructingthestrangers.com/category/belief-system-and-basic-concepts/  ; If not then please do take a look to make more sense of this question.   people have this misconception about Islam that how free will is possible if Allah knows every thing, so as human we are free to do any thing ( of course bounded by some physical laws) and nothing is stopping us from…

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