Islamic Knowledge Archive

What is Zakat and How to Pay It?

Islam is a religion that gives the message of love and peace. It wants its followers to live in peace and harmony in the world along with people of other religions and assist each other in making the world a better place. It is this moto of making the world a better place and helping

Tafsir e Quran – Its Importance and Different Types

Quran is the word of Allah Almighty, therefore, in order to understand it in the true sense, a person has to sharpen his or her intellectual ability as well as increase the knowledge. When one is at a particular intellectual level, only then can he or she start understanding the true message, which Allah Almighty

How to Prepare for the Day of Judgment

One of the core tenants of the Islamic belief is the fact that Muslims believe in the world hereafter. One cannot be a Muslim until and unless he or she believes in the world hereafter from a true heart. Moreover, in addition to the life in the hereafter, a Muslim has to believe in the

Friendship Criterion According to The Quran And Islam

Man is a social animal and to live and survive in life, humans have to interact and rely on each other. This is the reason why humans have the gift of being born with relationship and throughout their lives they go for new relationships or try getting rid of the ones that don’t contribute positively

15th Shaban And Prayers For The Special Night (Shab e Barat)

Shab e Barat is one of the most celebrated events of Islamic calendar. It is the night of 15th of Shaban when Muslims indulge in prayers and praising of Allah Almighty. There is a controversy among Muslims on whether to celebrate 15th of Shaban or not. One school of thought says that the night has

Too Busy To be Able to Read Quran? Start With These Simple Tips

There is no denying the fact that we live in a busy world where time is really money and no one wants to waste time. Moreover, besides the general wasting of time, the routines of people have become so stiff and stringent that people find it almost impossible to incorporate a new activity in their