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Islam and alcohol

B. Aisha Lemu

Islam and alcohol

by B. Aisha Lemu

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Published by Al-Saadawi Publications in Alexandria, VA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Temperance and Islam,
  • Alcoholism -- Religious aspects -- Islam

  • Edition Notes

    Edited version of a lecture delivered at Advanced Teachers" College Minna on the occasion of Id-al-Maulud, February 1981.

    StatementB. Aisha Lemu.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV5197.5 .L46 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL996389M
    ISBN 101881963020
    LC Control Number96035049

    Alcohol and Islam is a relatively understudied topic, although alcohol abuse is a significant social problem both in Muslim majority countries and among Muslim minorities. Pages related to Alcohol: Primary Sources. Qur'an, Hadith and Scholars:Alcohol; Articles. Intoxicants and Recreational Games; Moderate Alcohol Consumption and its Health Benefits.

    Despite these prohibitions, many followers of Islam suffer from substance abuse issues and would greatly benefit from Muslim drug and/or alcohol rehab. Rates of drug and alcohol abuse in Islamic groups are often lower than other groups. The Quran is the holy book of Islamic people and provides harm-reducing scriptures for followers. I agree that NOI is not conventional Islam. Many mainstream muslims in America started out as NOI, including Malcolm X & Muhammad Ali. I put it up more as a comment on the development of the Islamic convert community in the USA than as a book about conventional Islam, just because so many Americans came to conventional Islam via NOI & still do, so it affects the muslim community pretty.

    alcohol. Which of the following is NOT typical of Islam? belief in a trinity. The phrase "Five Pillars of Islam" refers to. the essentials of muslim belief and practice. The sacred book of Islam, which gives the sermons of Muhammad, is called. Koran. The name given to Islamic mysticism is. Sufism. 5 reasons why Muslims don’t drink alcohol. 1. Alcohol and prayer do not mix. Prayer (salat) is a fundamental part of the Muslim lifestyle, an obligatory call to God five times a day. A ritual eco “wudhu” (woo-dhoo) is necessary before the prayer which involves a water saving ablution to spiritually connect to environment, health and.


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Islam and alcohol by B. Aisha Lemu Download PDF EPUB FB2

Why Islam prohibits the drinking of alcohol. This website is for people of various faiths who seek to understand Islam and Muslims. It contains a lot of brief, yet informative articles about different aspects of Islam. New articles are added every week. Also, it features Live Help through chat. If you are wondering whether alcohol is specifically prohibited in the Quran, well the answer is technically NO!.

But before you jump up and head down to the nearest pub, let me finish explaining. The Quran actually prohibits intoxicants, which is a broader term and covers a wider range of substances.

Coming under the. Although alcohol is generally considered to be haraam (forbidden) in Islam, only the most conservative countries actually impose a legal ban on it. Egypt, for instance, has a. Islam and Alcoholism Paperback – June 1, by M. Badri (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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This booklet further goes on to explain Islam's view based on the Holy Quran on the subject Islam and alcohol book alcohol as well as that of The Bible and narrations from the holy Prophet Muhammad (saws) and Ahlu-Bayt (as).

Alcohol and other intoxicants are forbidden in the Quran, as they are a bad habit that drives people away from the remembrance of God. Several different verses address the issue, revealed at different times over a period of years. A complete ban on alcohol is widely accepted among Muslims as part of wider Islamic dietary law.

This year, my wife and I organized a pre-Ramadan get-together for friends (last year, I spent the weeks before Ramadan writing the chapter on alcohol for my book about Islam).

Islam emphasises the effects of alcohol on people and not the origin or form of alcohol. Islam dealt with the problem of alcohol and intoxicants in an excellent way. The information relating to the prohibition of alcohol in Islam is to be obtained directly from the word's of Allah alone in the Qur'an as well as from the saying of the Holy.

Islamic Holy Books are the texts which Muslims believe were authored by God through various prophets throughout humanity's history.

All these books, in Muslim belief, promulgated the code and laws that God ordained for those people. Muslims believe the Quran to be the final revelation of God to mankind, and a completion and confirmation of previous scriptures. Islam Question & Answer is a site that aims to provide intelligent, authoritative responses to anyone's question about Islam Monday 18 Ramadan - 11 May English.

Allaah has forbidden alcohol because it is an evil abomination, of the Devil’s handiwork; it destroys the mind of the one who drinks it and distracts him from worshipping and obeying Allaah, and leads him to disobey Him, and it generates enmity and hatred in the hearts of the believers.

In spite of the general condemnation of alcohol consumption in Islam, many individuals face ethical dilemmas and feel the need to request advice about proper behavior in situations involving alcohol, relating to the family, society, work, and bodily purity, as Cited by: 4.

This booklet was originally published by Peermahomed Ebrahim Trust in Karachi (Pakistan). Since the booklet has been found useful and interesting, action has been taken to republish the same in order to put as many copies within the reach of people throughout the world.

World Organization for Islamic Services, P.O. Box:Tehran (Iran) *** Bismi'llahi'r-Rahmani'r. Alcohol in Islam Description: Why Islam prohibits the drinking of alcohol. By Aisha Stacey (© ) Published on 16 Feb - Last modified on 01 May Category: Articles >Systems in Islam > Health and Nutrition Islam's holistic approach to health and well-being means that anything that is harmful or mostly harmful, is.

There are no verses in the Quran that clearly state that drinking alcohol is strictly forbidden. There’s advice regarding the consumption of intoxicants. But there’s nothing said about alcohol being forbidden.

This verse is commonly cited to prove. It is better for a Muslim to avoid using vessels that are used in the cooking of pork and drinking of alcohol, but if he cannot find anything else then it is permissible for him to use them on condition that he wash them with water before use.

Alcohol also affects the liver, and various blood tests to gauge liver function may be abnormal. Liver enzymes (AST and ALT) are increased in the blood in a certain proportion to one another in alcoholic liver typical suggestive ratio is a level of AST that is twice the level of ALT.

Another enzyme, GGT, may be high in the blood of someone who has been drinking recently. Alcohol and Islam. by Ibrahim B. Syed, Ph. President Islamic Research Foundation International, Inc. Shefford Lane Louisville, KYU.S.A. Islam’s holistic approach to health and well-being means that anything that is harmful or mostly harmful, is forbidden.

Therefore, Islam takes an uncompromising stand towards alcohol and forbids its consumption in either small or large quantities. Alcohol is undoubtedly harmful and adversely affects the mind and the body. Along with Islam, drinking alcohol is haram in the previous heavenly religions, too: The following sentences in the Old Testament, the holy book of Jews, are remarkable: "And the Lord said to Aaron: Take no wine, or strong drink, you or your sons with you, when you go into the Tent of meeting, that it may not be the cause of death to you; this.Islam, major world religion that emphasizes monotheism, the unity of God (‘Allah’ in Arabic), and Muhammad as his final messenger in a series of revelations.

As the literal word of God, the Qur’an makes known the will of God, to which humans must surrender (lending .Quran identifies alcohol with a defilement of Satan putting it on the same level as idolatry and divination, O you who have believed, indeed, intoxicants, gambling, [sacrificing on] stone alters [to other than Allah ], and divining arrows are but defilement from .