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True concept of Prayer , Saum and Islamic economy.
By:Eli Grantworld
Date: Thursday, 3 August 2017, 6:30 pm

Salaam azizaan.

I'm one of the fans of Dr Shabbir Ahmed . I ask sometimes some questions because I want to be a real convinced muslim not a blind person.

Great books of Dr shabbir , G.A Parweez and comments of Ourbeacon friends helped me a lot.
Now I want to improve what I've learned

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I. I know that salaat means the following divine laws closely.
Does Quranic salaat also include Namaaz as physical form of Salaat ? and we should perform it in this way today ? (Congregational one-Rak'at prayer like funeral namaaz in/at appointed time by Emir/authority)

Congregational Prayer of Ameer (Emir) and people was only a optional act or it is mandatory act for us ?

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II. "Congregational prayer" means to follow God's commands and laws (of the Quran) idiomatically or it means ritualistic congregational prayer literally ? [QXP 5:6]

Was not Salaat congregation of prophet (4:102) a ritual prayer ?

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III. Wudhu (or Ablution) will help prepare mentally for congregational prayer.
Prepare for "the ritual Prayer" or "assembly of the people in a public place for following the Divine laws" without any ritual ?

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IV. And an important issue : God's laws are unchangeable , so we cannot change anything by praying of God for help.
"Prayer" or "Praying for help from God" in Quran means following God's commands to reach the best result , is it correct ?

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V. Saum does not need to abstain from eating and drinking or Saum includes it ?

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VI. I read Nezaame robubiyyat of Allame G.A Parweez , I'm a bit confused :
According to the Holy Quran , means of production , our wealth , even our house and our lives etc must belong to the Islamic state/Government , What exactly does that mean?!
Does this mean that we can not have anything personal? (Even our house and appliances inside it?)

Thanks again.

Messages In This Thread

True concept of Prayer , Saum and Islamic economy.
Eli Grantworld -- Thursday, 3 August 2017, 6:30 pm
Re: True concept of Prayer , Saum and Islamic econ
Imraan, England -- Friday, 4 August 2017, 2:57 pm