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What Forbidden Fruit Did Adam Eat?

 Adam (AS) who had been warned not to eat the forbidden fruit, did eat it and the consequence was banishment from paradise and being sent down to the earth. But what was that fruit? Apple, grapes or wheat? After creation…

Path Out of Ignorance

God has clearly determined the path of felicity using different methods but mankind is always subject to ignorance and corruption as there is the possibility of losing the correct path despite great efforts. …

Pledging to Obey God

A question that is sometimes raised about man’s relation with God is whether it is ok to obey God’s commandments because one has been forced to and not out of belief. Pledging to Obey God Prophet Moses (AS) made a lot of…

The Turning of Humble Ones to God

Al Inaba (turning to God) is a backward movement. A human being moves backward through repentance to God almighty. Repentance is the door that a human being can return to God almighty through it. But how do regret, turning to God, and…

Hajj in Social Perspective

The fact that Hajj has been granted the status of being the third pillar of the secondary principles (Foroudeen) Islam is itself an indication of its importance in religion (Deen). Indeed, such stress has been laid on the performance of…