January – June 2015
Repentance from Sins
Do not risk the loss of the great rewards of the hereafter for mere passing pleasures
Editor’s letter: Believer’s quest for spiritual healing Yunus Emre PEHLİVAN
Virtue of Justice Dr A.Mirza İNAK
True justice, giving the right holder what he deserves by protecting his right, cannot be achieved through absolute equality.
Dua’ in the Qur’an and its importance Enes ÇALIK
Man’s basic duty is iman (belief) and dua’ (supplication).
Malicious Envy İdris TÜZÜN
Hasad (envy) leads to unhappiness, bad morality, mischief and even disbelief. The cure: do not envy the worldly things, which are transient; and do not envy the matters of the Hereafter, where there is no room for jealousy.
The Food of Lower-Self: Sins İbrahim YARDIM
We must constantly be on alert against the sins that feed the lower-self.
Repentance from Secret Sins of the Heart Cemal ERŞEN
We must recognize the sins of our hearts -which are, in fact, the cause for many other sins- and repent to our Lord in sincerity.
Enduring the misfortunes and illnesses, withstanding the desires of the lower self and being steadfast in worshipping are kinds of sabr (patience) that will lead us to the Paradise.
Tajdid Duty of Risale-i Nur Altınbaşak Academic Research Board
Risale-i Nur is a mujaddid that has done the duty of revival in terms of preserving the tenets of faith.
My Journey through Risale-i Nur Nahid Isa Muhammadayn
Risale-i Nur explains the divine truths of the Qur’an and Sunnah in a clear and convincing way.
The Value of Religion for Mankind “The Eighth Word” from the Risale-i Nur Collection
Disbelief makes people miserable, and it costs them their success and happiness in this life and the next.
How to Arouse Curiosity of the New Generation? Hasan Hüseyin YILDIRIM
Curiosity, which urges children to learn, must be promoted in education.
Rights of the Wife over Husband Zakir ÇETİN
Husband must be friendly, kind, generous and nice to his wife.
Dangers in Supermarket Juices A.Hayreddin İŞBİLİR
Fruit juice production is quite problematic. It is necessary that every substance used in production process must have a reliable halal certificate.
Fashion: Waste and Arrogance Combined Lâle YÂRÂ
Fashion harms the meaning of tasattur that serves the dignity of human being and prevents many social problems.
Getting Motivated to Perform Salah risaleonline.com
The five daily prayers, our first and most important duty, are the key to the happiness in this life, preventing us from starving spiritually, and in the Hereafter, bringing us eternal Paradise.
Is Man Doomed to his Destiny? askaquestionto.us
Free will- no one can deny that it exists- is one of the biggest evidence that we are not doomed to the destiny.
There exists for man a great comfort in hardship. Since man’s fitrah (innate disposition) is agitated, his comfort is only to be found in work and striving.
Qur’an Copies from Revelation to Ottoman Era Mustafa YILMAZ
The writing of the Qur’an took its finest form in the 19th and 20th centuries with “Ayat Barkanar” and “Tawafuq” styles.