Fiqh (Islamic Jurisprudence)




Islamic Law on Rape

By Dr. Jonathan Brown In light of the misinformation and ignorance being batted around over the issue of Rape in Islamic Law, here is the text of Hina Azem’s excellent entry on it from the Oxford…



How Islamic Insurance Works

The discussion below is in two parts. First part briefly discusses the Islamic concept of insurance and the second briefly highlights why commercial insurance is forbidden in Islam. There is also a good discussion of…