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Fitrah and What Happens to Children Who Die Before Puberty The Four Factors According to classical theologians, such as Abu Hamid al-Ghazali (may Allah preserve his secret), there are four factors that establish takleef (responsibility) thus rendering it incumbent upon someone to follow the shari’ah and become Muslim. They are:Continue Reading…

Rights of the Eldest Child Sa`id ibn al-`As related that the Messenger of Allah (Allah bless him and give him peace) said, “The right of an elder brother over the younger ones is like the right of the father over his children.” [Bayhaqi, Sh`ab al-Iman] It is also related inContinue Reading…