Human Rights in Islam by Abdul-Rahman al-Sheha

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3:85) * A Believer must comply with the commands of the Prophet () and must strive to avoid acts of disobedience as Allah, the Exalted, says in the Glorious Qur'an: …so take whatsoever the Messenger gives you, and abstain from that which he forbids you.  (4:65) * A Muslim must follow the authentic traditions of the Sunnah (way of the Prophet) to the best of his ability. No one has any authority to alter, add or omit any of the Sunnah traditions of the Messenger of Allah (). Allah, the Exalted, says in the Glorious Qur'an: Say: ‘If you do love Allah, follow me: Allah will love you and forgive you your sins.

22:28) All these and the other acts of obligatory worship in Islam are meant for man’s own benefit. There is never undue hardship when performed under normal circumstances. ” 42 And he () said: “Religion is easy…” 43 42 Sahih Bukahri, Hadith No. 1337. Human Rights in Islam and Common Misconceptions In the event of sickness and other legitimate hardships, worships are either completely exempted or sustained with some concessions. For instance, standing is required to perform daily-prescribed prayer but if one is unable he may offer it sitting down, and if that is not possible, by lying down on the side of the body or on his back, or in any other way that is suitable and comfortable to his situation.

One must recognize the rights of kith and kin and consequently pay due rights to each relative in an appropriate fashion. Mixing between the male and female members of the family -who are permitted to marry one another lawfully- may lead to many family social problems. To avoid any unwanted situation, Islam commands segregation between the male and female members of the family who are allowed to marry each other. A woman is allowed to appear without her outer garments only before her father, brothers, father’s brothers, mother’s brothers, grandfathers, father-in-law and sons.

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