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Muslim world vs globalisation

  • KIPS Bureau
  • Nov, 2018
  • Islamic Studies

As a political, economic, cultural and technological phenomenon, globalisation is not very new, says Nasir Khan

THERE was a time when Islamic civilisation was considered to be the most advanced, tolerant, highly developed and progressive one in the world. This was mainly because of their accomplishments in practically all disciplines of knowledge. The situation changed radically a...


ZAKAT- A PURIFYING WORSHIP

  • KIPS Bureau
  • June, 2018
  • Islamic Studies

Is the third pillar of Islam and is mentioned 32 times in the Holy Quran

The Arabic word ‘Zakat’ is derived from the word “Zaka” which means to purify. This means that by giving charity the heart of the believer is purified from all the evils. Zakat is the third pillar of Islam and is mentioned 32 times in the Holy book. It is such an important obligation in Islam that with the e...


ELECTION OF THE RIGHTLY GUIDED CALIPHS OF ISLAM

  • KIPS Bureau
  • May, 2018
  • Islamic Studies

The literal meaning of 'rightly guided caliph' is successor of the messenger of God

‘Rightly Guided Caliphs’ are the first four caliphs namely: Hazrat Abu Bakar(RZ) (632-634 A.D), Hazrat Umar (RZ) (634-644 A.D), Hazrat Usman (RZ) (644-656 A.D) and Hazrat Ali (RZ) (656-661 A.D), after the ‘wisaal’ of Holy Prophet (PBUH). Their reign comprises thirty years following the Holy Prophet’s ...


ROLE OF ZAKAT AND CHARITY IN ALLEVIATING POVERTY

  • Muntaha Azhar
  • Sep, 2017
  • Islamic Studies

Zakat gives a way in alleviating the poverty universally regardless of the class, color, region and creed

 

Zakat is amongst the five pillars of Islam that is obligatory on all Muslims having certain amount of concentrated wealth for a specified period. Zakat is one of the most powerful poverty alleviating instrument that ensures the circulation of wealth amongst all communiti...