Are Hadiths Anti-Semitic? There is a Jew hiding behind me; so kill him!

Are Hadiths Anti-Semitic? There is a Jew hiding behind me; so kill him! Mohamad Mostafa NassarTwitter:@NassarMohamadMR Some people claim that the following Hadith is anti-Semitic: تُقَاتِلُونَ الْيَهُودَ حَتَّى يَخْتَبِيَ أَحَدُهُمْ وَرَاءَ الْحَجَرِ فَيَقُولُ يَا عَبْدَ Read More …

Revisiting ‘I Have Been Commanded To Fight…’ Hadith

Revisiting ‘I Have Been Commanded To Fight…’ Hadith Mohamad Mostafa NassarTwitter:@NassarMohamadMR This is a part two on this Hadith report (below) which is often quoted out of its historical context. In the previous piece, which Read More …

‘Umar ibn Al-Khattab did not seek the help of Allah by virtue of the status of al-‘Abbaas (may Allah be pleased with him)

‘Umar ibn Al-Khattab did not seek the help of Allah by virtue of the status of al-‘Abbaas (may Allah be pleased with him) Mohamad Mostafa NassarTwitter:@NassarMohamadMR Question Hadeeth: Anas ibn Maalik (may Allah be pleased Read More …

Scholars on the Meaning of “Khatam al-Nabiyyin”

Scholars on the Meaning of “Khatam al-Nabiyyin” Mohamad Mostafa NassarTwitter:@NassarMohamadMR بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم الحمد لله وحده و الصلاة و السلام على من لا نبي بعده و على آله و أصحابه أجمعين In this post Read More …

Hadith about Israelites changed into rats explained

Hadith about Israelites changed into rats explained Mohamad Mostafa NassarTwitter:@NassarMohamadMR Islamophobes and Hadith rejecting cultists use a particular narration to malign Islam and to put to doubt the entire Hadith treasure respectively. The narration: Narrated Read More …

Isra’iliyat (Judaica) in Islamic sources

Isra’iliyat (Judaica) in Islamic sources Mohamad Mostafa NassarTwitter:@NassarMohamadMR The case of Judeo-Christian legends in the early Islamic literature is very important for any objective student of the Islamic sciences. In this one needs to find Read More …

Is Qur’an literal or metaphor?

Is Qur’an literal or metaphor? Mohamad Mostafa NassarTwitter:@NassarMohamadMR بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم الحمد لله وحده و الصلاة و السلام على من لا نبي بعده و على آله و أصحابه أجمعين The short answer to this Read More …

“Answer to Modernism” by Ashraf Ali Thanwi

“Answer to Modernism” by Ashraf Ali Thanwi Mohamad Mostafa NassarTwitter:@NassarMohamadMR [dropcap][/dropcap]The book is actually a translation of Maulana Ashraf Ali Thanwi’s well known work Al-Intabahāt Al-Mufīdah fī ḥal Al-Ishkālāt Al-Jadīdah by Prof. Hassan Askari and Karrar Husain. Read More …

Why Prophet Muhammad married Aisha when she was only 9?

Why Prophet Muhammad married Aisha when she was only 9? Mohamad Mostafa NassarTwitter:@NassarMohamadMR The question of Holy Prophet’s (PBUH) marriage with Sayyidah Aisha is the one hurled against Muslims in almost every discussion. And it Read More …