Questions & Answers

The Quran’s Most Controversial Verse – Beating Women

QUESTION: Can it be understood from the following verse that Islam is a male-chauvinistic religion?: “…As for those [wives] whose misconduct you fear, advise them, then, keep away from them in the bed, and then, beat them…” (Quran, 4:34) —————————— Answer: This is surely one of the most misinterpreted and …

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Music from the Islamic point of view

Question: Why has Islam prohibited music, and what is the philosophy in prohibiting it? Answer: Music has become so common that most people are not ready to think about music in its proper perspective (about the bad evil effect of the music) and follow ferociously this wrong way of thinking according to …

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Why Does Allah Subject People To Tests?

Question: Allah says in the Holy Qur’an: Who created death and life that He may try you — which of you is best in deeds…1 Now the question is that testing is required by one who is not aware of something and one who is not aware of the result. While …

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