Concept of God Islam and Hinduism

Why do people worship idols

Why do people worship idols even though they are banned in their religion? Hinduism vedas (the most authentic hindu scriptures according to most scholars and hindus them self) and several other hindu scriptures ban idol worship.In fact many great hindus like swami dayanand saraswati ,Raja Rammohan Roy,Srimanta Sankaradeva etc were against these practises.(Swami Dayanand Saraswati […]

Islam & Judaism

Concept of God in Judaism

Introduction  Judaism is one of the important Semitic religions. Its followers are known as Jews and they believe in the prophetic mission of Prophet Moses (pbuh). Concept of God in Judaism The following verse from the book of Deuteronomy contains an exhortation from Moses (pbuh): “Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God is one Lord” […]

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Q. When Islam is against idol worship why do the Muslims worship, and bow down to the Kaaba in their prayer?

A.(#DrZakirNaik Q-A) Kaaba is the Qibla i.e. the direction Muslims face during their prayers. It is important to note that though Muslims face the Kaaba during prayers, they do not worship the Kaaba. Muslims worship and bow to none but Allah. It is mentioned in Surah Baqarah: “We see the turning of thy face (for guidance) to the heavens: […]