Tag: Jihad

Spanish Media Says British Tabloid Story Of Gunman In Supermarket Shouting “Allahu Akbar” Is False

It has been revealed that all those stories peddled by some British tabloids of a “Muslim” gunman wearing a suicide vest, shouting “Allahu Akbar,” and opening fire in a Spanish supermarket were not true. It was a mentally ill Basque man, by the name of Stefan G. U., with no terrorist links. No one was… Read More ›

Race And The Meaning Of Terror (VIDEO)

Why is it when persons who happen to have ‘Muslim’ sounding names, who commit mass acts of violence are easily deemed terrorists by the mass media. White people who do the same thing are not? Source: Fusion

Most Misinterpreted Verses Of The Quran?

Kaleef K. Karim, Aliyu Musa Misau & Bachir Guediri The religion of Islam has been degraded and vilified by those who seem to believe that they have a better understanding of the religion, compared to the consensus of scholars for the past 1400 years. These misguided individuals cite a verse here and a verse there which they… Read More ›

‘If You Desist From Hostilities; Return To War, We Will Return…’ – Quran 8:15 – 19

Background These verses are related to the battle of Badr (Tafsir al-Jalalayn, Tanwir al-Miqbas min Tafsir Ibn Abbas, Asbab Al-Nuzul by Al-Wahidi, Ibn Kathir and Dr. Muhammad Asad). Analysing Verses 8:15 O you who have believed, when you meet those who disbelieve advancing [for battle], do not turn to them your backs [in flight]. 8:16… Read More ›

“Strike Necks Of The Unbelievers Inflict Great Slaughter…” Surah 47:4

Background Commentators of the Quran are in agreement that chapter 47 was revealed in Madinah. These verses were revealed concerning the battle of Badr (Tanwir al-Miqbas min Tafsir Ibn Abbas, Tafsir Ibn Kathir and Mawdudi). This battle took place as a consequence of the aggression and hostilities of the Quraysh prior to Badr incident. The… Read More ›

“Believers Strive With Wealth, And Lives For Cause Of Allah…” – Surah 49:15

Background This verse was revealed towards the end of Prophet Muhammed’s (p) life-time in Madinah (Mawdudi). [1] Analysing Verse “The (true) believers are those only who believe in Allah and His messenger and afterward doubt not, but strive with their wealth and their lives for the cause of Allah. Such are the sincere.” – Quran… Read More ›

“Strive In The Cause Of Allah With Your Wealth And Your Lives…” Surah 61:11-13

Background These verses were revealed just before the battle of Uhud, which occurred in the year 625 AD (Sayyid Abul Ala Maududi). [1] Analysing Verses 61:11 [It is that] you believe in Allah and His Messenger and strive in the cause of Allah with your wealth and your lives. That is best for you, if… Read More ›

Jihad: “And Strive For Allah With The striving Due To Him…” – Quran 22:78

Background Madinan verse (Mawdudi). Analysing Verse “And strive for Allah with the striving due to Him. He has chosen you and has not placed upon you in the religion any difficulty. [It is] the religion of your father, Abraham. Allah named you “Muslims” before [in former scriptures] and in this [revelation] that the Messenger may… Read More ›

Quran 29:69 “Those Who Strive For Us – We Will Surely…” – Jihad

Background This verse was revealed in Makkah: “Verses 56 to 60 clearly show that this Surah was sent down a little before the migration to Habash, and this is supported by the internal evidence of the subject matter as well. Some commentators have opined that since it mentions the hypocrites, and hypocrisy appeared in Madinah,… Read More ›

Jihad: “Whoever Strives Only Strives For The Benefit Of Himself…” – Quran 29:6

Background This verse was revealed in Madinah: “…the first ten verses of this Surah were revealed at Madinah…” (Sayyid Abul Ala Maududi – Tafhim al-Qur’an – The Meaning of the Qur’an – Online Source) Analysing Verse “And whoever strives only strives for [the benefit of] himself. Indeed, Allah is free from need of the worlds.”… Read More ›

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