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My mission is to educate the public on Abrahamic godliness, known in ancient Arabic as Hanīfiyyah. Through sensemaking, I simplify sophisticated Qur’anic narratives and holistic prophetic guidance to show how they persuasively address contemporary social, political and psychological human needs.


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Our social movement brings together like-minded people to revive the Qur'anic legacy of Abraham and mobilise believers with a shared godly social and political culture.


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Where is God?

Being stuck in a rut is one of many expressions used by Muslims these days. Besides a generally negative outlook it…

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The ‘Halal Police’ vs ‘Haram Police’

There are many things that are strongly pushed as being haram (unlawful) and presented as a decisive matter, and to…

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Dealing with the shari’ah on its own terms

There are many ways in which the shariah ought to be dealt with on its own terms, and in this post, I'd like to point…

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Are the devils literally chained up during Ramadan?

It’s commonly held that because the devils are chained up during Ramadan, anything bad that is done is entirely from…

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"Whoever responds to the people merely based on what has been related in books that differ from their customs, habits, their era, their social/political circumstances and the contextual variables at play, misguides others and is himself misguided. He injures the faith greater than a doctor who treats patients failing to consider their different customs, habits, era, circumstances and contextual variables, merely seeking to reflect what is in the general books of medicine. Such a doctor is an imbecile and such a jurist too is an imbecile; both are the most harmful they could possibly be to the people’s faith or their bodies – may God help us!"

– Abu Bakr b. al-Qayyim, Damascene theologian and legal philosopher, d. 1350

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