Glossary

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  • Good, pure

    [Tayyab]

    Good, pure. Any thing or act that is good.

    • Arabic: طيب
  • Islamic insurance

    [takaful]

    An Islamic alternative to conventional commercial insurance based on the concept of mutual support (ta'awun). It provides mutual protection of assets and property. Takaful is similar to mutual insurance in that members are the insurers as well as the insured.

    • Arabic: تكافل