Prophet Muhammad's Diplomatic Tactics in Alliances, Guarantees and Agreements

Muhammad / Social Life / Salahattin Polat, PhD

Determining which purposes were basic to the agreements of Prophet Muhammad is connected to knowing the spirit and basic principles dominant in his diplomacy.

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Young Sahaba in the Prophet's circle

Muhammad / Social Life / Bunyamin Erul, PhD

When we look at the first Muslims close to the Prophet, who began his Prophethood at the age of forty, we see that most of them were young.

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The Protection of Civilians in the Battles of Prophet Muhammad participated in

Muhammad / Social Life / Mustafa Ağırman, PhD

The principle of protecting civilians and the environment during wars,which has become a major problem in our modern world,  was achieved under the leadership of Prophet Muhammad.

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The Notion of Prophethood as the basis of our approach to Education

Muhammad / Social Life / Şeyma Arslan, PhD

The world of Islam, importing its education models generally from the west today, has to investigate its own concepts carefully so as to develop a theory and a practice of education flourishing from its own basis of thinking.

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Understanding and Following the Sunna of the Prophet

Muhammad / The Sunna / Salahattin Polat, PhD

It is necessary to dwell upon the problem of understanding the sunnah in its true meaning, as there is some confusion about this term. We believe that such misunderstandings of the sunnah have a vital role not only in difficulties in following the sunnah, but also in the recent heated debate about the function and importance of sunnah in religion.

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Children brought up by Prophet Muhammad

Muhammad / Social Life / Abdullah Aydınlı, PhD

Prophet Muhammad established a relationship with the children who were close to him from the moment they were born. He would read the adhan (the call to prayer) in their ear, name them and have a sacrificial animal slaughtered as thanksgiving for their birth.

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The Value Given to the Sunna of the Prophet by the Quran

Muhammad / The Sunna / Mevlüt Güngör, PhD

In the Qur'an, the basic source of Islam, Allah puts Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) and his sunnah (words and actions of the Prophet and actions of others that were approved by the Prophet) in a special place, equating obedience to the Prophet to obedience to Himself. (Al-Nisa 4/80).

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The Authority of the Sunna

Muhammad / The Sunna / Necmettin Kızılkaya

This article provides a brief examination of the authority of the sunna, which comprises a fundamental part of understanding Islam. In order to understand its importance, the literal meaning of the sunna and its classification throughout Islamic history will be dealt with briefly.

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The Relationship Between Revelation and the Sunna

Muhammad / The Sunna / Ayhan Tekineş, PhD

Imam Shafii said that those who do not accept the sunnah (practices and rules derived from the Prophet Muhammad’s (pbuh) habits and words) either reject the sunnah as a proof or reject the bindingness of the “al-khabar al-khassa (the genuine news).”

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The Problem of Homeless Children in light of the value given to Children by Prophet Muhammad

Muhammad / Social Life / Saffet Sancaklı, PhD

Prophet Muhammad said: "he who does not love children and does not respect the elders is not one of us." He practiced what he preached. At the same time he wanted there to be justice and equality in the care of children.

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