Advanced search

Questions Archive (Thematic Category:مراتب توحید)

Random questions

  • Is man Khalifatullah or Khalifatul-Rabb?
    7583 Exegesis
    Since in verse 31 of surah Baqarah, the Quran tells us that the reason why man was chosen to be Allah’s (swt) vicegerent was his knowledge of ‘the divine names’ and goes on to say: “علّم آدم الاسماء کلها”, and the name that encompasses all ...
  • What good deeds can we do that the dead will receive its reward?
    4611 کهنسالی و مرگ
    By having patience when calamities befall us and pondering and thinking about the fact that everyone will leave this world someday, one can make the situation of losing a loved one easier to adapt to. Some of the mustahaab acts that can be done for the dead are ...
  • Will Hell be on the earth and Heaven in the sky?
    8428 Quranic Studies
    This question doesn’t have a brief answer. Please click on the detailed answer. ...
  • Where are the graves of prophets like Shoaib, Lot, Yusuf, Yunus, Adam, Abraham etc.? How did they die? Do they have tombs? If they do, where are they located?
    11309 تاريخ بزرگان
    There are not precise details about the lives of many personalities and nobles including the divine prophets except a few of them; the historical sources lack any information about their lives, the circumstances of their deaths and their burial locations. So disagreement exists among the historians in this regard.
  • Who were the Ansar?
    5807 تاريخ بزرگان
    Ansar is the plural form of Naser from the root of Nasr, and means people who help and aid. In the advent of Islam, the residents of Medinah and its outskirts, especially the members of the two tribes of the Aws and Khazraj were called the Ansar, because ...
  • What are the different stages and levels of religion?
    4483 Philosophy of Religion
    The main stages of religion are as follows:1- The “nafsul-amr” religion: What exists in the knowledge of Allah (swt) regarding the guidance of man to his eternal prosperity and salvation, is the “nafsul-amr” religion. In other words, the nafsul-amr religion is the way of life for man from ...
  • Please explain what a human Shaytan is.
    8287 Traditional
    “Shaytan” is a general term that refers to any deviating, misguiding and disobedient creature, whether it is human or not. In the Quran, this term has not been used for a specific creature, in fact it has even been used for humans that are ...
  • Do Christians acknowledge Prophet Khidhr?
    3712 تاريخ بزرگان
    There is no mention of Khidhr in the Bible, and it is unlikely to find mention of his name or anything related to him in any other books of Christianity. Of course, you should also know that in the holy Quran the specific name of “Khidhr” is not ...
  • What is the Islamic law about being Kathir al-Shak?
    7650 Laws and Jurisprudence
    Undoubtedly, excessive and constant doubt which makes a person obsessive is the temptation of Shaitan (Satan) who wants God's servants to become tired and lethargic towards worshipping God and finally despair of Allah's mercy. The best solution to these doubts is to pay no heed to them.Also, if a ...
  • Is there any saying from Imam Reza (a.s) in which eating grapes at night may have been discouraged?
    6610 Contextual study
    As per the research we have conducted, not only there is not such a saying in our textual sources (hadith books) but to the contrary, we came across narrations which expressly indicate that the Holy Prophet (pbuh) and the imams (a.s.) ate grapes even at night. Example: 1. One ...