Hajj: Is the Animal Sacrifice Necessary?

June 30, 2022 Paigham Mustafa 0

This religious rite stems from the erroneous belief that Abraham was commanded by God to sacrifice his son, but at the last moment God sent a sheep to be killed in his place. This, it is said, was only a test, and as a mark of remembrance of this event everyone should sacrifice a sheep at God’s altar in order to appease Him.

The ceiling of the back chamber of Sultan Hassan Mosque during daylight

Intercession According to the Qur’an

May 27, 2022 New Signs Mag 2

Since there cannot be any contradiction in the Qur’an i.e. one Ayah can never contradict another, the Qur’an tells us clearly with respect to the day of judgement and accountability that there will be no intercession at that point in time.