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Extraterrestrial Life from Islamic Perspective

Extraterrestrial Life from Islamic Perspective

What are extraterrestrial life forms? Are there any verses in the Qur'an that hint at their existence? If they were to be discovered, what would that mean for human beings and their special relationship with God? Would these beings have the potential to be Muslims too, and to abide by the Qur'an and the Prophet’s teachings? With me to discuss is Dr. Shabir Ally, President of the Islamic Information & Dawah Centre, Toronto, Canada. Dr. Shabir, what would it mean for us if there were extraterrestrial life forms?

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Adoption & Pre-Adoption Genetic Testing

Adoption & Pre-Adoption Genetic Testing

In the time of the Prophet, children were adopted but still retained the name of their birth parents. This wisdom, passed to Muhammad (PBUH) in a revelation, allowed the child to be cared for by his new adoptive parents but still retain a connection to his origin as well as any pertinent medical or family information he needed.

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