How will the people of Beirut get out of this tragedy? Our prayers are with them, but let our tears not be in vain.
Are you still in the mood of the festive season? Whether you are fond of oranges or not, you may want to ‘peel the skin’ of what Fiqh al-Ta’ayush is all about.
In conjunction with the cultural celebration of Chinese New Year, how about digging into some of the prominent names of Muslim leaders who gloriously contributed to the prosperity of Da’wah of Islam in China in history?
It’s up to the OOTB Daies and mujtahidun to mobilise the power for good, to neutralise the power for bad, and to mediate the grey areas in between, that come with the unstoppable rise and reign of entertainers as social influencers in the Digital Age of 21st century Malaysia. If they succeed, they will be part of the solution to making Malay Muslim entertainers and entertainment industry a model of resurgent Islam for the world.
While the strict religious circles are bickering and splitting hairs about the harams, the makruhs, and the sins of the entertainment world, the Malaysian Malay Muslim entertainers have already shown the rest of the world how Islamic parameters positively shape their performing arts.
Da’wah is ultimately about patience (الصَّبْرِ), not just patience with regard to the mad’u but perhaps more so with regard to the Daies themselves: their willingness, humility and sincerity to demolish their own ego and pride, make amends, and learn new ways in the name of da’wah bil hikmah – da’wah with wisdom.
“While these events have been on the agenda even in the Western media and states for months and weeks, where are the Muslim countries and their media?” — Mesut Özil
The latest music video of Iman Mutiara 2019 reminisced about why Nazrey left Raihan and how that matters to Da’wah.
"Kill me if that is what they have wanted. I don’t care, so long that the children of Surabaya are not being ruined.” — Mayor Risma
"If I am to be asked, who is Habibie? Is he an engineer, a Muslim, or an Indonesian? I will answer that Habibie is a Muslim.”
In the wake of millions of people going for Hajj with all the novel facilities, bowing in unity and equality before Allah...
Adapted from Ahmed al-Raissouni, the President of International Union of Muslim Scholars (IUMS), who spoked up against the deliberately misused notion of anti-semitism.