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Capital punishment

I wanted to ask you a question regarding the hadith of “la qawada illa bil-sayf”. Continue reading

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Rajm / Stoning as punishment in Sharia

There are many narrations dealing with it but those opposed to Ahadith claim there are many contradictions among the Ahadith and even accusations that the verse of rajm was removed from the Quran! Continue reading

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No legal punishment for adultery & drinking?

A question was asked about repentance for adultery & drinking. Mawlana Sh. Haddad, while answering wrote: “There is no legal punishment (hadd) for these offenses in our time. However, the following four are required…” Continue reading

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Shariah Constraints in the Punishment of a Thief

Recently, Shaykh Hamza Yusuf, Allah preserve him, stated in an interview on al-Jazeera that even though the shari`a dictates cutting the hand of the thief,… Continue reading

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Repentance for zina and drinking

Q: Could you please advise the best method of repentance for the following: 1) Adultery; 2) Drinking alcohol[fr]Q: Could you please advise the best method of repentance for the following: 1) Adultery; 2) Drinking alcohol[/fr] Continue reading

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