Islamic Knowledge Archive

Concept of Adoption in Islam | Nature and Islamic Rules from Quran

Our beloved Prophet Muhammad (SAW) himself was raised by His grandfather and his paternal uncle after He was orphaned as a young child. Later, Prophet (PBUH) also became an adoptive father Himself. The concept of Adoption exists in religion Islam but remember one thing that according to Shariah there is no concept of legal adoption

Importance of Zakat the Compulsory Charity-Third Pillar of Islam

Zakat is an Arabic word which means “purification”. Allah Almighty mentioned in the Quran: “Take from their wealth so that you might purify and sanctify them” (Quran 9:103). Zakat is the third pillar of Islam and compulsory on every financially stable Muslim that is wealthy enough to afford to it. Zakat is basically the compulsory

Foods Recommended by Prophet Muhammad (SAW) and their Benefits

Allah Almighty granted many blessings to human beings in which the basic necessities of life food, water, shelter and many other natural things included. Among all these basic necessities of life food is the utmost physiological requirement of every living being in this world. Such favors from Almighty Allah require one should be thankful for

Way of Life According to Teachings of Quranic Verses

The Noble Quran is the 4th sacred book of Allah Almighty which provides the complete code for the Muslims to live a good, subdued, abundant and rewarding life. Quran is the book of guidance for all mankind following it is the obedience to the commandments of Allah in this life and to gain salvation in

Drinking Alcohol is the Greatest Sin in Islam | Punishment for Consumer of Alcohol

Khamr is the word used for Alcoholic drinks in the Holy Quran. In religion Islam, anything that is harmful to human beings and society is forbidden. Alcohol is indeed harmful and negatively affects the mind and the body. Therefore, Islam takes the determined stand towards alcohol and forbids its consumption in either small or large quantities. 

Importance of Manners in Islam – According to Quran and Sunnah

Manners are a way of doing something or way of behavior, etiquette or it could be a person’s outward way of behaving toward others. The issue of good manners is very important In Islam; it is the basis of one’s success in his daily life through which someone could make a distinctive place in the