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Qa'im ()
One who rises after death; used by the isma`ills for the seventh imam before the beginning of the new cycle. the imamlya say that the twelfth imam is the qa'im. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qabd ()
Contraction, an involuntary state over which a human being has no control. it is the contraction of the heart in a state of being veiled. the opposite of bast, the residue of burned-up hopes. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qabd ()
When standing in prayer, to place the right hand on the back of the left hand or on the wrist. this is done by shafi'is, hanbalis, hanafis, and some malikis. it is considered sunna and not wajib. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qabul ()
Acceptance in a contract. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qada' ()
Belated performance of an obligation; the office of qadi; the decision of the qadi. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qada' ()
The execution of the divine decree. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qadar ()
The decree of Allah. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qadariya ()
A sect who said that people have power (qadar) over their actions and hence free will. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qadhf ()
Slanderous accusation; accusing a chaste person of fornication. unless the accusation is supported by the testimony of four male witnesses, the penalty is eighty lashes. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qadi ()
(Plural quda) a judge, qualified to judge all matters in accordance with the shari `a and to dispense and enforce legal punishments. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qadi ()


Qadi ()
(Plural quda) a judge, qualified to judge all matters in accordance with the shari`a and to dispense and enforce legal punishments. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qadi waki` ibn al-jarrah ()
Abu sha`ban, a firm hafz and hadith scholar of iraq in his time. he refused the gadiship of kufa out of scrupulousness when harun ar-rashid wanted to appoint him to it. he was born in 131/748-49 and died in 197/812. he wrote a book entitled kitab az-zuhd. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qadim ()
Eternal, ancient. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qadiriya ()
The first tariqa, founded by `abdu'l-qadir al-jilani (d. 561/1166). it is very active and very widespread. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qads' bi't-ta`addi ()
Judicial decision by extension of the original ruling. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qadun ()
Eternal, ancient. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qafiz ()
(Plural aqfiza) "cafiz", a measure of grain consisting of twelve sa`s; also a unit of area equal to 360 square cubits. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qahr ()
Force, when Allah forcefully annihilates a person's desires and restrains his lower self. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qaib ()
(Plural qulub) heart; the faculty for directly perceiving spiritual realities which the mind cannot grasp. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qaideen ()

people who remain inactive and do not actively fight. The opposit of mujahid.

Qalam ()
Pen. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qalandar ()
Wandering dervish. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qalansuwa ()
Tall cone-shaped hat worn in abbasid times by important people with a turban wrapped around it. this is the galansuwa tawila or danniya. the short galansuwa was shaped like a skull-cap or fez with a turban wrapped around it. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qalib ()
A well. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qamar ()
The moon. (badr devotes the full moon and hildl the crescent moon.) (Source:Taha Publication)

Qamis ()
Tunic (from latin camisa). qasida: ode, poem. qasr (plural qusur): stronghold. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qanitun ()
They are those whom Allah has assigned obedience, and that isobedience to Allah in all that he commands and forbids. this is only after the descent of the shari`a, and what is before the descent of shari `a is not called qanut or obedience, but it is called good and noble character and doing what is proper. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qanun ()
(From greek `canon'); civil law. (Source:Taha Publication)

Qar' ()
(Plural qufu') a term used in reference to 'idda which either means becoming pure after a menstrual period, or the menstrual period itself. (see qur'an 2:228). (Source:Taha Publication)