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STORIES OF THE PROPHETS

Prophet Yaqub (a) & Prophet Yusuf (a) Yaqub was also known as Israil. Israil’s children could see that Yusuf was their father’s favourite. This made them very jealous. They became so jealous, some of them actually wanted to kill him. The jealous brothers finally decided to throw Yusuf into a ...

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FATIMAH: THE RADIANT, DAUGHTER OF THE APOSTLE OF ALLAH

FATIMAH: THE RADIANT, DAUGHTER OF THE APOSTLE OF ALLAH By Abu Ali al-Fadl ibn al-Hasan ibn al-Fadl at-Tabrisi (c. 468/1076 – 548/1154) This chapter deals with Fatimah az-Zahra’ (the Radiant), the daughter of the Messenger of Allah. It treats her birth, span of life and the time of her death, ...

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STORIES OF THE PROPHETS

Prophet Ibrahim (a) & Prophet Ishaq (a) The Well of Zamzam where water first flowed to save the lives of Hajar and Ismail, became a popular place for the caravans to stop. Some people liked the place so much they decided to stay there. This place became known as Makkah. ...

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Abbas – The Standard Bearer of Husain

In The Name Of Allah, The Most Compassionate, The Merciful * * * * * * * * * * O Allah! Send your blessings to the head of your Messengers and the Last of your Prophets Muhammad (saw), and his pure and cleansed progeny. * * * * * ...

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STORIES OF THE PROPHETS

The Sacrifice of Prophet Ibrahim (a) One night Ibrahim had a bad dream. He dreamt Allah told him to sacrifice Ismail. Ibrahim thought it was Shaytan playing nasty tricks on him.   The next night Ibrahim had the same horrid dream. Ibrahim knew that Allah would only ask him to ...

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Goal of Life

Chapter 5 Summing up Islamic Monotheism BACK Chapter 5 NEXT Summing up Islamic Monotheism What is the viewpoint of Islam concerning human perfection? When a school of thought wishes to build up a following, it must provide guidance and strengthen the resolution of its following, it presents its goal to ...

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STORIES OF THE PROPHETS

Prophet Ibrahim (a) Ibrahim married a girl called Sarah. They lived very happily in Palestine. They worked and had plenty of everything. Ibrahim became very wealthy, but he was a good man. He always helped other people too. After many years Ibrahim and Sarah still had no children. This made ...

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Goal of Life

Chapter 3 Faith, Schools of Thought and World Vision Chapter 4 Islamic Faith and Human Perfection BACK Chapter 3 NEXT Faith, Schools of Thought and World Vision Intellectual and philosophical definition, as well as faith are essential requirements of a soundly conceived ideology. It presupposes a universal perspective based on ...

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STORIES OF THE PROPHETS

Prophet Ibrahim (a) Many years ago a boy called Ibrahim lived in Canaan. he was very clever and was always asking questions. Most of the people he knew worshipped idols but Ibrahim did not. The people had forgotten the messages that Adam, Hud, Nuh and Salih had brought them. Instead ...

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