An Islamic View of Death and Dying

Wahaj D Ahmad

Abstract


DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5915/28-4-8091

The definition of death, its certainty and its significance are given based on Qur'anic verses. Dealing with a dying person and the rituals performed in case of death are discussed based on the Qur'an and Hadith. The concept of resurrection is central to Islamic belief.


Keywords


Death; Ruh (Soul); Islamic Belief

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5915/28-4-8091




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