Belief & Doctrine



Beliefs of Islam, known as `Aqidah (creed or doctrine) or the Aspects of Iman (faith). All that pertain to the Unseen: Allah (God) and His Divine Attributes, Angels, revealed books of Allah, Prophets of Allah, the Hereafter, Destiny (the Divine Decree) and Resurrection after death.


Righteous Non-Muslims

Is it true that the worst Muslim is still better in the sight of God than the best of non-Muslims? Continue reading

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Our choice vs ALLAH’s

I often stop praying for the man I like because I do not want to force him through dua Continue reading

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The rising of the sun from the place of its setting is the 1st or 2nd Major Sign

Can the End-time Sign of the sun rising from the place of its setting occur figuratively? Continue reading

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Is Mecca divinely protected?

I wanted to ask is Makkah Mukarrama not divinely protected and the Kaaba? Continue reading

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Imam ad-Dhahabi and Sufism

I heard that ad-Dhahabi made anti-Sufi/anti-Ashari remarks Continue reading

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Performing shirk/kufr in video game, playing as character that claims “godhood”

Are video games where the character himself, in the story, claims to be a “god” prohibited? Continue reading

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Ruh existing before the Body

Ibn Qayyim in Kitab Ruh did not believe the Ruh existed before the Body Continue reading

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Struggling to believe in black magic. Is it just illusion/trickery?

I’m finding it so difficult to believe in black magic. Continue reading

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Studying classical arabic

What are the main/recommended classical texts a student of Arabic should cover during the course of their studies in Arabic? Continue reading

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Please allow me one question to the Tafsir by Baydawi: Continue reading

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