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Putting one’s trust in Allah and taking measures

July 8, 2017 | By sarwarkawser | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in Allaah.

There was a discussion about the issue of putting one’s trust in Allah (tawakkul) and taking measures; the trust of some of the righteous is like that of Maryam, to whom summer fruits used to come in the winter and vice versa without her taking any measures; rather she focused completely on worship. Please advise • Read More »

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What do the words hulool (incarnation) and ittihaad (union with the divine) mean?

July 3, 2017 | By sarwarkawser | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in Allaah.

When I read books about belief (‘aqeedah), I often come across refutations of those who believe in ittihaad (union with the divine), refutations of those who believe in wahdat al-wujood (“unity of being”), and so on. What is meant by hulool (incarnation) and ittihaad (union with the divine)?   Praise be to Allah. Hulool (incarnation) • Read More »

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Does it say anywhere in the Quran that Allah is perfect, with no shortcomings?

July 2, 2017 | By sarwarkawser | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in Allaah.

Hello, does the Quran state that Allah is perfect? If not, do Muslims believe that Allah I perfect? Praise be to Allah Firstly: The Muslims are unanimously agreed in their belief that Allah, may He be exalted, is possessed of the utmost perfection and that He is above all shortcomings, no matter how small or • Read More »

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Guidelines on taking means and measures

July 2, 2017 | By sarwarkawser | No Comments | Filed in: Belief in Allaah.

How can I know whether I have taken sufficient measures, so that I may feel that I have done all that I can, and now I can put my trust in Allah with peace of mind? In other words, what are the guidelines on taking means and measures? Some people say for example, “Tie it • Read More »

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