Tag: Islamic perspective

Student Loans

Student Loans and Islam

Student loans play a major role in someone’s life. A lot of people spend huge chunks of their earnings paying off their student loans after graduation. There really isn’t life after college after all. The bigger the profession, the higher

horoscopes

Many people, even Muslims, are now engrossed in reading horoscopes and even believing in it. But what we tend to forget is that Horoscope is one of the major sins in Islam as it is a form of Shirk and

ribaa

What is Interest? Also called Riba in Arabic, it means an unlawful increase in the amount of money or commodity to be paid back by a borrower to a lender. Any predetermined addition to the amount that is to be

pregnant woman

Muslims regard abortion as wrong and haram (forbidden), but many accept that it may be permitted in certain cases. In principle, the Qur’an condemns the killing of humans (except in the case of defence or as capital punishment), but it

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Suicide

The word suicide keeps people on the edge. It can make you have a million and one thoughts about how it happened and what might have led to it. As much as there are many reasons to be happy to