Al-Idah <p>Al-Idah is an International peer reviewed, Open Access,HEC approved “Y” category, bi-annual research journal. Its domain is Islamic Studies&amp; theology and we encourage submissions related to the contemporary challenges by the Muslim Ummah. Our focus lies in the spreading of true progressive moderate and adoptive picture of Islam that embraces diversity and difference. The essence of Islam lies in peace and tolerance.</p> <p>More specifically, Al- Idah takes&nbsp;regular submissions from academic professionals and&nbsp;researchers&nbsp;belongs toUloom e Quran,Hadith and Rules of Hadith, Seerat e Nabvi,&nbsp; Jurisprudence, Islamic History, Comparative Jurisprudence, Comparative Study of Religion,, Anti Extremism, Social Sciences and&nbsp;related disciplines.</p> <p>With this aim the articles may be addressed to any related issues – social, economic, political, technological, theological- falling in the domain of theology and Islam. Our mission is to create awareness and spread the authentic teachings of Islam. Today Al-Idah is the luminary in the research world due to the acumen of its valued contributors and their high- quality research parameters that make it what it is.</p> en-US (Editor) (Assistant Editor) Mon, 31 Jan 2022 00:00:00 -0500 OJS 60 Abu Sa'id Al-Khudri (May Allah be pleased with him) Said: The Prophet said, “Beware! Avoid sitting on Roadsides” (An Analytical Study) <p>The aim of this research was to analyze the Prophet’s hadith, “Beware! Avoid sitting on roadsides” to highlight the code of conduct to be adopted for roads in Islam. Many Muslims are unaware of those rights and keep whispering, gazing, and flirting. The research consists of two major sections: the first is about the narration and attribution, the second includes the analysis of hadith where it includes eight sub-sections. The results showed the Prophet's (Peace be upon him) keenness to build a strong and unified society, whereby he provided a set of social morals to be considered by those sitting on roadsides, which are namely to “Lower the gaze, refrain from harm, return greetings of peace, enjoin good and forbid evil.”</p> Laila Muhammad Ragab Eslim Copyright (c) 2022 Al-Idah Tue, 15 Mar 2022 00:00:00 -0400 The Imam 'Ibrahim b. 'Uwramat al'Asbahani and his Methodology of Judgment of Narrators <p>This research deals with studying the life of Imam 'Ibrahim b. 'uwramat al'asbahani stating his position and impact on the science of hadith science in general. It reveals his approach for judging men by collecting his words spread in the books of wound and modification, and comparing them with the sayings of other critics with the aim of determining the extent of their approval or disagreement with him. Finally the characteristics of his approach for criticizing men is discussed.</p> Aiman Mehmood Mahdi Copyright (c) 2022 Al-Idah Tue, 15 Mar 2022 00:00:00 -0400 The Effect of Islamic Faith on an Individual & Society <p>The research sheds light on the Islamic creed from linguistic and idiomatic perspective and explains the effect of the Islamic faith on an individual especially in liberating him from worldly bondages. He entrusts his all in Allah in all times. It has an impact on preserving society from extremism and racism, spreading love and affection, making society coherent and interconnected as the Prophet (PBUH) exemplified in the state of Medina.</p> Hasan Nasar khamis Bathatho Copyright (c) 2022 Al-Idah Tue, 15 Mar 2022 00:00:00 -0400 Nashwat al-Sakran min Sahba' Tidhkar al-Ghazlan by Sadeeq Hasan khan (A Critical & Analytical Study) <p><em>Nashwat al-Sukran Min Sahba' Tadhkar al-Ghazlan,</em> by Siddiq Hassan Khan is a significant contribution by the author. The book is remarkable for its style, content and approach. The following article is an attempt to offer a critical review the book, discussing its strengths and weaknesses.</p> Sad Ullah Al Muhammadie Copyright (c) 2022 Al-Idah Tue, 15 Mar 2022 00:00:00 -0400 A Hermeneutic Perspective on Rationalists versus Doctrinists <p>In this paper the issue of the hermeneutic theory in the Islamic heritage of rationalists and doctrinists is being discussed, and an effort will be made to cipher a procedural definition of interpretation despite of all the contradictions and criticism experienced by this term throughout Islamic history. Therefore, traditionalists may be seen as an indispensable source alongwith doctrinists such as Ibn al-Arabi, al-Ghazali, Ibn Rushd, Abd al-Qaher al-Jurjani, al-Tabari, al-Shatibi, and Ibn Taymiyyah.</p> Hamaza Mohamed Tahar Copyright (c) 2022 Al-Idah Tue, 15 Mar 2022 00:00:00 -0400 Conflicts between the Companions of the Prophet in the light of Sunnah <p>The companions of the Prophet have an esteemed and dignified status. This study deals with a few conflicts of opinion that occurred amongst them after the death of the Prophet. The study shows that at times their disputes even led to civil wars such as the battle of al-Jammal and Siffin was for the retribution of blood of the third caliphate Uthman. There is a general consensus on this that these armed conflicts were a result of Ijtidai error between the companions of the Prophet [peace is upon him]. Therefore, the study shows that their conflict is beyond judgement of being right and wrong.</p> Alam Khan, Aftab Ahmad Copyright (c) 2022 Al-Idah Tue, 15 Mar 2022 00:00:00 -0400 Islamic Values and their Effects on the Teacher and the Students <p>This study deals with how Islamic values ​​affects &nbsp;the teacher and the learner alike evoking ethical vibes/moral values in the lives of peoples in general and among youth in particular.. Both teachers and learners when adorned with noble Islamic values perform much better than otherwise. &nbsp;Hereby a few scientific and educational proposals have been reviewed that improve the minds of students to preserve their Islamic and national identity.</p> Sabir Ullah, Abdelhamid Kharroub Copyright (c) 2022 Al-Idah Tue, 15 Mar 2022 00:00:00 -0400 The Importance of Conformity Between Various Schools of Islamic Jurisprudence in Contemporary Era (In the Light of Jurisprudential Conflicts) <p>Ijtihad is a unique feature of Islam which testifies to the adaptive nature of Islam. Imam Abdul Wahab Sha’rani and Shah Wali Ullah are iconic personalities, who have contributed immensely for the reformation of Islam. In this write up, arguments of Imam Sha’rani and Shah Wali Ullah have been discussed and compared to create jurisprudential conformity which is crucial to create unanimity in Muslim societies, to solve present sectarian issues, development of mutual respect and eradication of narrow-mindedness and intolerance. There should be guiding principles for establishing conformity among the jurisprudential schools of thought there should be effort for making a collective Jurisprudence.</p> Saeed Ahmad Saeedi, Ijaz Ahmad Copyright (c) 2022 Al-Idah Tue, 15 Mar 2022 00:00:00 -0400 Modern Western Critical Discourse on Seerah Sources <p>Seerah of the Prophet falls mainly under Orientalist studies evolving from an early skeptical normative to revisionism, higher criticism, biblical literary criticism and Hagarism. This perpetual change of Western academic methodology seems to indicate their fragile and non-traditional academic approach. The Orientalists like Goldziher and Schacht have been able to transform skeptical theories considerably to the extent ‘revisionist’ theories have emerged. In this paper, a critical review of modern Western critique has been discussed while conjecturing about its lacunas at the same time.&nbsp;</p> Samia Athar , Feroz ud din Shah Khagga Copyright (c) 2022 Al-Idah Tue, 15 Mar 2022 00:00:00 -0400 The Rule of Apostle of Allah and his Legacy, the Islamic System, the Foundation of the State (A scholarly and investigative analysis) <p>The Prophet, the epitome of mercy in the world ﷺ has been sent to help and guide mankind for all times to come, the Holy Quran was revealed upon him with the knowledge to succeed in this world and hereafter. His teaching form the greatest constitution that was ever dawned upon the hearts of mankind by the greatest Benefactor of mankind, Hazrat Muhammad ﷺin the year 632 C.E. Basis of Islmic state are Quran and Sunnah and the Prophet himself has established an exemplary model Islamic state in Medina. In this article the basis of Islamic state is being discussed.</p> Muhammad Mushtaq Kalota Copyright (c) 2022 Al-Idah Tue, 15 Mar 2022 00:00:00 -0400 A Historical Analysis of Conduct of Abu Sufyan RA (Before Islam) <p>Abu Sufyan (RA) is one of those companions of the Prophet SAW who embraced Islam very late but his conduct and behavior towards Islam has always been very supportive, judicious and positive. His conduct is way different from other non-believers. He always avoided harming the Prophet SAW and his followers. After converting to Islam, he took part in various expeditions and played a very active role. Prophet SAW also honored him by proclaiming his house as a Dar-ul-Aman on the eve of the Conquest of Makkah. This paper highlights his conduct and role for Islam in his life before embracing Islam.</p> Syeda Maryum Shah, Sajila Kousar Copyright (c) 2022 Al-Idah Tue, 15 Mar 2022 00:00:00 -0400 The Influence of Quran o Sunnah on Iqbal’s thought: A critical review <p>The focus of Iqbal's thought is on the Qur'an and Hadith which has played a prominent role in the formation of Islamic society. This article reveals a how Surah Al-Noor has been reflected in Iqbal’s poetry and validated the proposition that Iqbal takes a huge influence from Quran and its teachings. The intellectual and technical aspects of Iqbal's poetry may be ciphered better through the Qur'an</p> Muhammad Amir Iqbal Copyright (c) 2022 Al-Idah Tue, 15 Mar 2022 00:00:00 -0400 The Concept of Precautionary Measures against Viral/Contagious Diseases in Islam <p>During a pandemic, mankind suffers a lot which arises the need to find out the teachings of Islam during such dire circumstances since Islam is a complete code of conduct, it provides guidance in all situations. On the one hand, it ordains to exercise cure/treatment and precaution and on the other hand, it encourages patience and hope of reward from Allah Almighty in case of Being affected by these calamities, Every Muslim believes that his/her hour of death is fixed and no matter what the circumstances be, he should always remain optimistic seeking the divine mercy of Allah. This article is an attempt to elucidate the Islamic view point regarding the epidemic and non-epidemic diseases and the precautions to be taken in order to prevent them. And there will be a research review on the precautionary measures against the corona virus and many other similar diseases in the current era.</p> Muhammad Asif, Muhammad Munir Azher Copyright (c) 2022 Al-Idah Tue, 15 Mar 2022 00:00:00 -0400 Qur’an Translation and the Semantic Diversity: Assessment of Urdu Quran Translations (Application of Julian House Model of Quality Assessment) <p>The research study aims at evaluating the Urdu translation of Qur’an by Pakistani scholars according to the latest assessment models of translation. As different Models of Assessment and Evaluation have been devised for the translations of various types of text such as literary, religious, and technical, hence translation is not mere transfer of words and meanings but the whole culture and connotations of the text need to be transferred. The research study is unique in that it deals with the evaluation of the holy Words of Allah, the Qur’an.&nbsp; To assess the Urdu Translations of the Qur’an, we have selected Julian House Model for Assessment and Evaluation. Furthermore, the study has been narrowed down to Surat Dhuha (93). Rationally, all assessment model cannot be applied for the evaluation of Qur’an Translation, so we have selected the most recent translations of the Qur’an rendered by Mufti Taqi Usmani, Dr. Tahirul Qadri,Pir Karam Shah Azhari, Muhammad Hussain Najfi, Hafiz Salahudin Yousaf, Abul Ala Moudoodi, and Dr. Israr Ahmad.</p> Nargis Nazir, Shair Ali khan, Shabir Ahmad Copyright (c) 2022 Al-Idah Tue, 15 Mar 2022 00:00:00 -0400 Joseph Schacht’s Concept of Right in Islamic Law: An Analysis <p>While writing about the sacred law of Islam, Joseph Schacht expresses his concerns and doubts about the origins of Islamic law calling it Muhammadan Jurisprudence. He believed that Islamic law is not a Divine law and that Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) had no role as a legislator.&nbsp;Schacht’s writings influenced many Western scholars, many of whom subscribe to his thesis. This paper discusses Schacht’s approach towards Islamic law which he calls Muhammadan jurisprudence and continues to analyze his assumption that Islamic Law does not recognize the term right, comparing it with thoughts and opinions of other scholars and mentioning evidences brought forth by both the parties.</p> Sohail Khan, Habib Ur Rehman Copyright (c) 2022 Al-Idah Tue, 15 Mar 2022 00:00:00 -0400