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Darul Qasim’s Position on the Moral and Legal Obligations for Muslims Regarding Sexual Crimes
December 15, 2014
There seems to be much confusion about cases and matters pertaining to allegations of sexual crimes and the Muslim community’s treatment of the accused and the accuser.  The following is a response to a specific inquiry about such matters that Darul Qasim has received. This article is intended to offer general guidelines to the Muslim community according to our understanding of Muslim law. The position taken in this article is consistent with the beliefs and values held by the leadership at Darul Qasim.
Manifesting Our Love for the Prophet (S) – Synopsis of khutbah delivered Sep 21, 2012 As Muslims, we all claim a deep and unwavering love for our beloved Prophet, Mohammad (S); indeed we are not worthy of calling ourselves Muslims, neither legally nor morally, unless we profess this love to be above anyone or anything else in creation…
Fatwa on Surrogate Motherhood (issued December 2009) The question of the permissibility of gestational surrogacy (as described above) in Islam is being posed frequently in this day and age. Most Muslim scholars and thinkers seem to view the question as one of fiqh and base their findings on legal analogies and considerations…
Significance of the First Ten Days of Dhul-Hijjah Abdullah Ibne ‘Abbas radiyallahu anhu related that the Prophet sallalahu alayhi wasallam said, “Good deeds performed on other days are not superior to those performed on these (first ten days of Zul-Hijjah).” The Companions radiyallahu anhum inquired, “Not even Jihad?” He replied, “Not even jihad, except for that person who goes out putting himself and his wealth in danger and does not return with anything.” (Bukhari)
The Night Of Baraat Allah Ta’ala has afforded His bondsmen certain selected opportunities whereby they may reap his infinite mercy and forgiveness. Some explicit examples of these occasions are the month of Ramadan and Laylatul Qadr.The night of the fifteenth of Sh`abaan is one such opportunity…
Darul Qasim Blog A repository of web log entries that are frequently added to by Shaykh Mohammed Amin Kholwadia. Keep checking this link for updates.
Fasting in Muharram Importance of the Fast of Muharram.
Islam and Education Thoughts on crux of Islamic Education.
Spirit of the Jumu’ah Khutbah Friday Khutbah delivered by Shaykh Mohammed Amin Kholwadia on December 28, 2001 at the Islamic Foundation in Villa Park, Illinois.
Moon Sighting Which convention should Muslims use to determine the beginning and ending of Islamic months?
Status of Muhammad (PBUH) in our Aqidah “…Faith (Iman) is holistic: if you remove one part, all of it becomes invalid…”