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WAQF: Gaining the trust for social economic sustainability

It gives me great pleasure to be here this morning, and to address this gathering of experts and proponents of waqf and Muslim endowments, which is a fascinating subject of real interest and importance to me. I would like to begin by applauding the Ministry of Higher Education and the University of Malaya on the establishment of a Chair devoted to waqf studies, which draws attention to the many facets of endowments in the Islamic tradition that can be explored and optimised for the advancement of society as a whole......................Download the full article in pdf attachment (below)

 

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Peace is the tranquility of order, but tranquility is a function of justice and peace is the work of justice - Father Theodore M. Hesburgh

Humour Without Malice

Someone said to someone by the name Ashab, "If you were to relate traditions and stop telling jokes, you would be doing a noble thing." "By God!" answered Ashab, "I have heard traditions and related them." "Then tell us", said the man. "I heard from Nafai," said Ashab, "on the authority of such-and-such, that the Prophet, may God bless him, said, "There are two qualities, such that whoever has them is among God's elect." "That is a fine tradition," said the man. "What are these two qualities?" Nafai forgot one and I have forgotten the other," replied Ashab.

Hikmah

The Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) said:"Do you know who will go first on the Day of Resurrection to the shade of God?...Those who when given what is right accept it, when asked for something give freely and who judge in favour of others as they do for themselves." Al-Tirmidhi, Hadith 1042

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