Islam’s history in Pakistan: From the Umayyads to the nation state

Allah’s Messenger (ﷺ) said, “The armies of this Ummah will be sent to Sind and Hind” (Ahmad). Indeed they were sent, and they opened Al-Hind to a subsequent 1200-odd years of Islamic rule in the Indian Subcontinent – a period in which Islam and its adherents made significant religious, artistic, philosophical, cultural, social and political contributions. The arrival of the Muslims to the provinces of Sindh … Continue reading Islam’s history in Pakistan: From the Umayyads to the nation state

Border Tensions between China and India

On 4th July 2017, China accused the Indian army of provocatively violating the border with China. This follows the 29th June Chinese statement that the withdrawal of Indian troops, from what it said was its territory, was a "precondition" for a "meaningful dialogue" over the border stand-off. The Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said, "We urge the Indian side to withdraw troops back to the Indian … Continue reading Border Tensions between China and India

فرقہ واریت کے خاتمے  کے  لیے پالیس

بسم اللہ الرحمن الرحیم حزب التحريرولایہ پاکستان فرقہ واریت کے خاتمے  کے لیے پالیسی کوشائع کررہی ہے،جس میں اس بات کی وضاحت کی گئی ہے کہ خلافت کس طرح اختلاف رائے کے احترام کی فضاءx قائم کرے گی اورفرقہ واریت  کا     خاتمہ کرے گی۔   الف) مقدمہ: جمہوریت معاشروں میں تفریق،گروہ بندی اورتصادم  کی سیاست  کوپروان چڑھاتی ہے ، جمہوری معاشروں میں فرقہ واریت انہی … Continue reading فرقہ واریت کے خاتمے  کے  لیے پالیس

Policy for Ending the Scourge of Sectarianism

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم February 2014 CE – Rabi uth Thaani 1434 AH Hizb ut-Tahrir / Wilayah Pakistan has issued a Publicized Policy Position (PPP) regarding the scourge of sectarianism and how the Khilafah will engender respect for difference of opinion and end factionalism. A. Preamble: Democracy causes division, factions and conflict, including sectarianism Democracy is a system of governance which allocates state’s resources and … Continue reading Policy for Ending the Scourge of Sectarianism

What is the rule on receiving ‘cashback’ from electronic wallets or payment wallets?

The following is the translation of an answer by Ustadh Abu Khaled al-Hejazi, please refer to the Arabic original for exact meanings. Question What is the rule on receiving ‘cashback’ from electronic wallets or payment wallets? Many of the electronic wallets give a cashback of 5% and sometimes even more upon using their wallets to make payments such as the electricity bill and so on, … Continue reading What is the rule on receiving ‘cashback’ from electronic wallets or payment wallets?

Accounting the self (Muhaasabat An-Nafs)

Ibn Qudaamah said in Minhaaj Al-Qaasideen: [Know that the most hostile of enemies to you is your Nafs that is within you. It has been created as that which commands to badness and inclines to evil whilst you have been commanded to strengthen it, purify it and cleanse it, and to drive it forcefully towards the worship of its Lord. Then if you neglect it … Continue reading Accounting the self (Muhaasabat An-Nafs)

The reality of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and the shari’ah rule regarding them

The following is the translation of an Ijtihad by Ustadh Abu Khaled al-Hejazi, please refer to the Arabic original for exact meanings. Today, Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are proposed as alternate currency models compared to the traditional currencies such as the Dollar, Riyal and euro, albeit there are some fundamental differences between the two and the most important being that cryptocurrencies are a digital currency … Continue reading The reality of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and the shari’ah rule regarding them

Abu Bakr Siddiq: Supporter of Islam and Muslims

Indeed, Allah (swt) has imposed laws for the changing of societies, laws which cannot be contradicted, and amongst these laws is His (swt) saying:  إِنَّ اللَّهَ لَا يُغَيِّرُ مَا بِقَوْمٍ حَتَّى يُغَيِّرُوا مَا بِأَنْفُسِهِم “Indeed Allah does not change that which is in the people until they change with is within themselves.” (Surah Ar-Ra’ad 12:11) So, for the situation of people to change, it is … Continue reading Abu Bakr Siddiq: Supporter of Islam and Muslims

How the Brave Shine During Adversity!

Bravery is one of the noblest characteristics for the Muslim to acquire, whether he is the advocate of the Khilafah, striving for the resumption of Islam as a way of life, or the sincere officer in the armed forces, granting the Nussrah (Material Support) to secure the return of the Khilafah on the Method of the Prophethood. It is the sign of strength and restoring … Continue reading How the Brave Shine During Adversity!

Drawing Lessons from the Distinction of the Personalities of the Two Slaves: Bilal (ra) and Wahshi (ra)

Regardless of how much time has passed, some feelings and destinies resemble each other, for example, the destiny and feelings of the slaves from the time of the Prophet Muhammad (saw) and the destiny of some people whose behavior resembles that of slavery in today’s reality. Slaves from the past were captured by the influential rulers of the Quraish and the slaves of today are … Continue reading Drawing Lessons from the Distinction of the Personalities of the Two Slaves: Bilal (ra) and Wahshi (ra)