Funeral Etiquette

Musa Kâzım GÜLÇÜR It is a Muslim’s duty to another Muslim who has died to go to their funeral, to stay until they have been covered with earth, and to pray for that they will be forgiven. In a hadith God’s Messenger said, “Whoever attends a funeral until the prayers are finished receives one carat … Funeral Etiquette yazısını okumaya devam et

Asking for Permission

Musa Kâzım GÜLÇÜR Asking permission from others is important as a rule to be followed by both older and younger people and is emphasized in Islamic teachings. In fact, such behaviour is commanded in the verses of the Qur’an, which were revealed by God to be read century after century by each generation. Permission has … Asking for Permission yazısını okumaya devam et

Breaking off Relations

Musa Kâzım GÜLÇÜR Resentment and irritability eat away at feelings of brotherhood; it is extremely harmful to nurse grudges. If one is offended by something a fellow Muslim does, it is important to make peace immediately. In the words of the Qur’an, “The believers are but brothers, so make peace between your brothers and keep … Breaking off Relations yazısını okumaya devam et