Tag: Islamic Law

Deen vs Mazhab

Mazhab/Madhab never mentioned in Quran but Deen has been mentioned. Deen means a complete system, Social- Economic- Religious, whereas Mazhab only religious portion within the fold of Deen. Quran Chapter 5 Surah […]

Namaz

نماز – Namaz is a non-Arabic word and not mentioned in the Quran , possibly originated from Persian or Turkish. Arabic-Islamic prayer is called Salah from  Arabic صَلَاة‎ . Persian Namaz or […]

Jihad in the Koran

جهاد’ Al-Mujahiduna الْمُجَاهِدُونَ لاَ يَسْتَوِي الْقَاعِدُونَ مِنْ الْمُؤْمِنِينَ غَيْرُ أُوْلِي الضَّرَرِ وَالْمُجَاهِدُونَ فِي سَبِيلِ اللَّهِ بِأَمْوَالِهِمْ وَأَنفُسِهِمْ فَضَّلَ اللَّهُ الْمُجَاهِدِينَ بِأَمْوَالِهِمْ وَأَنفُسِهِمْ عَلَى الْقَاعِدِينَ دَرَجَةً وَكُلاًّ وَعَدَ اللَّهُ الْحُسْنَى وَفَضَّلَ اللَّهُ الْمُجَاهِدِينَ […]

Wars in Islam

Wars in Islam fall under three categories: i. Defensive war—war by way of self-protection; ii. Punitive war—blood for blood; iii. War to establish freedom Now whereas Islam does not permit that anyone should […]

Different modes of dissolution of marriage under the Muslim Personal Law (Shariat)

It is important to note that both under khula and mubaraat there is no need for specifying any reason for the divorce. It takes place if the wife (in the case of khula) or the wife and husband together (in the case of mubaraat) decide to separate on a no fault/no blame basis. Resort to khula (and to a lesser degree, mubaraat) as a mode of dissolution of marriage is quite common in India.

Indian Muslim Law in Nutshell

KEYWORDS:-Mahomedanism-PERSONAL LAW- “law is dynamic and its meaning cannot be pandemic but purposeful” Sources of Muslim Law (1) Quran (2) Sunna (3) Ijma (4) Quiyas. (5) Customs (Urf) (6) Judicial Precedents. (7) Legislation. (8) Good Conscience and Equity. […]