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Beliefs (Aqaa’id)

Understanding Shiasm – A Special Cii Muharram Lecture Series

Channel Islam International Building on our highly successful Muharram 1433 lecture series on the biographies of the Sahabah, Cii today will be ushering in the new Islamic year 1434 with another series of informative Islamic lectures. The carefully selected series this Muharram deals with the thorny issue of Shiasm and …

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Homosexuality & Lesbianism in Islam

  In this materialistic age when everything is being sacrificed at the altar of ‘freedom’, the world, from east to west, is witnessing a total collapse of morality and decency. Virtue is portrayed as evil while sins of every type are being glamourized so as to seem acceptable to society. …

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The Concept of Taqlid Simplified- Madhabs

Taqlid refers to the practice of an unqualified, lay person (in a specific field of specialization) submitting to and accepting the authority of an expert in that field, without demanding proof and justification for every view, opinion or verdict expressed by such an expert authority. Imitation is a natural tendency …

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Can a sunni girl marry a shiaa boy?

Q: Can a sunni girl marry to a shiaa boy. They are not kuffar. He prays and has good iman. Can you please tel me more about shiaa? In the name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful Assalaamu `alaykum waRahmatullahi Wabarakatuh There are many different sects amongst the Shias. Some …

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Who invented the Trinity?

Who invented the Trinity? Who invented the Trinity? What is the source of the Christian concept of the Trinity? The three monotheistic religions – Judaism, Christianity, and Islam – all purport to share one fundamental concept: belief in God as the Supreme Being, the Creator and Sustainer of the Universe. …

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What Muslims Believe

The fundamental message of Islam is simple: To worship God (Allah) alone. The Quran (the revealed scripture of Islam) states: “Say, He is Allah , (who is) One, Allah , the Eternal Refuge. He neither begets nor is born, Nor is there to Him any equivalent.” [Quran chapter 112] The …

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Jesus in Islam

Jesus is a figure who is loved and revered by billions of people the world over. Yet there is so much confusion surrounding the status of this colossal personality. Muslims and Christians both hold Jesus in high regard but view him in very different ways. The questions raised in this …

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Imam Abu Hanifah (R.A.) & the limits of Logic

Once rumours were spread about Imam Abu Haneefa (rahmatullahi alayh) that he has made changes in Deen by giving preference to his own reason and intelligence over the Quran and Hadith. This propaganda also reached Hazrat Muhammad Baaqir (rahmatullahi alayh). Hazrat Muhammad Baaqir (rahmatullahi alayh) was a Sayyid (a descendant …

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Follow Qur’an and Sunnah?

Question: A friend at university has joined a new group that has recently been hosting programs on various issues. Hence he no more strictly follows any of the four Imaams (Imaam Abu Hanifah, Imaam Shaafi, Imaam Maalik and Imaam Ahmad bin Hambal Rahmatullahi Alaihim). He claims that in many aspects …

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