Migration and the Holy Qur’an
So far in the previous three articles, we introduced the topic of migration and defined the terms "Migration" and "Taa'rub." To view the contents please visit the migration page. In this article, a Quranic view [...]
Definition of Attarub (التعرب)
This term is from the phrase (التعرب بعد الهجرة) Attaa’rub badul Alhijjrah, which means to return to a former, inferior state after migrating to a superior one. The term is taken from Bedouins who live in the deserts and are away from civilization and centres of learning, is not knowledgeable about issue of religion, and in Arabic it is termed al’araab (الأعراب). So it is a borrowed term…
Definition of “Migration”
The first term to define in this topic is “migration” (Alhijjra). One meaning is to move from one country, place, or locality to another:
Migration – And the Choice Between a Permissible Difficult and a Forbidden Ease
There are two words that need to be clarified and explained in order to best understand the concept of migration in Islam and before proceeding to the implications of what our religion has to say on the issue. These words are Migration, and Taa’rub, and will be discussed in the next article(s).
Building or Renovating? Some pointers to consider from an Islamic Health point of view.
Other than than jurisprudential need to ensure the toilet is positioned so that you neither face nor back the qibla, there are some recommendations to consider when renovating or building: 1. Your home is recommended [...]
Advice from Syed Sistani to the pilgrims of Arbaeen
Advice from Syed Sistani to the pilgrims of Arbaeen – The Ziyara of Imam Hussain forty days after the massacre of Karbala In a series of speeches given on behalf of Syed Sistani in the [...]