Author Archives: Author Ariosan

When the Caliph Overmasculine

Almost all religions claim that man is God’s most special creature. In the Qur’an, man is declared the most special creation (ahsan taqwim/QS alTin/95:4). Human privilege is not distinguished by ethnicity, religion, or belief. Whoever feels that Adam’s posterity is to be glorified, as stated in the verse: “And indeed We have glorified the children […]

Why do the wrongdoers sometimes still succeed in the world?

Why do people who do wrong sometimes seem to be left by Allah SWT without any cash in return in the world?   Basically, every injustice will surely end in destruction. Allah SWT says:   وَلَا تَحْسَبَنَّ اللَّهَ غَافِلًا عَمَّا يَعْمَلُ الظَّالِمُونَ ۚ إِنَّمَا يُؤَخِّرُهُمْ لِيَوْمٍ تَشْخَصُ فِيهِ الْأَبْصَارُ “And don’t you (Muhammad) think that […]

World Life, Deceiving Pleasure

The Qur’an has warned mankind that the life of this world is just a deceptive pleasure. So the Qur’an warns people not to be absorbed in the pleasures of this world.   This is explained in Surah Ali Imran Verse 185 and its commentary.   كُلُّ نَفْسٍ ذَاۤىِٕقَةُ الْمَوْتِۗ وَاِنَّمَا تُوَفَّوْنَ اُجُوْرَكُمْ يَوْمَ الْقِيٰمَةِ ۗ […]