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The Evolution of the Human Spirit

The Evolution of the Human Spirit

Islam is a comprehensive 'manual' of life that combines basic aspects (faith and worship, moral teachings and law) to offer the most intensive and effective means to know God and love Him, purify the soul and refine its human qualities, and establish a communal feeling of love, devotion and solidarity

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Are These Stunning Colorful Mountains Real?

Are These Stunning Colorful Mountains Real?

There are many verses in the Quran that talk about mountains in details, but in this article, we will shed light on a specific verse that talks about colorful mountains. The verse says: {Do you not see that Allah sends down rain from the sky, and We produce thereby fruits of varying colors? And in the mountains are tracts, white and red of varying shades and [some] extremely black.} (Quran 35:27)

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What Muslims Are Doing to Stop Terrorism

What Muslims Are Doing to Stop Terrorism

If there are so many peace loving, law abiding Muslims then why don’t we hear the moderate* Muslims speaking out against terrorism? And the short answer is: The media is largely ignoring the billions of Muslims speaking out against terrorism in one breath, and then asking, “why don’t we hear from them?” in the next.

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The Christmas Message of Jesus

The Christmas Message of Jesus

As people throughout the world celebrate Christmas, it might be a very good way of building bridges between people of faith if Muslims were to let others know just what Islam teaches about Prophet Jesus. This shouldn’t be done in a way that offends the belief of others...

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What Do People Really Celebrate on Christmas?

What Do People Really Celebrate on Christmas?

I often used to wonder, when even still a Christian, seeing those vast crowds in London's Oxford Street a few days before Christmas, just what all those people were buying gifts for. In the run-up to Christmas itself, shops stay open longer so that shoppers can have more time to fill the Christmas stockings.

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What Makes Something a Sin?

What Makes Something a Sin?

“You know, Theresa, when you do that, it makes the virgin Mary cry!” My mother, a devout Catholic, would say from time to time about my less than pious choices. “You hurt Jesus when you commit a sin.” The adults would tell the group of teenagers...

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The Story of Jesus in Brief

The Story of Jesus in Brief

Jesus became one of the greatest prophets of God, and was sent to the Children of Israel in order to confirm the teachings of his predecessor, the Prophet Moses. His birth was a miracle, and, like all prophets of God, he was granted several miracles...

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