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With Public Adhan & Prayer, NZ Comes Together for Mosque Victims

CHRISTCHURCH – New Zealand came together on Friday, March 22, to support the Muslim community, with national TV airing adhan and Jum`ah prayer for the first time, The BBC reported. “Brothers and sisters in Islam, brothers and sisters in humanity, brothers and sisters in New Zealand,” imam Gamal Fouda, who was delivering the sermon in Christchurch‘s …

In Solidarity with Muslims, NZ to Broadcast Adhan, Hold Hijab Events on Friday

WELLINGTON – The Prime Minister of New Zealand, Jacinda Ardern, announced on March 20 that the Pacific nation will observe a two-minute silence in memory of the Christchurch Muslim martyrs and the Adan call to Islamic prayer will be broadcast nationally on Friday, March 22 in solidarity with the Muslim New Zealanders, GeoTV reported. Speaking …

I Did Not Choose Islam, God Had A Plan For Me

I Did Not Choose Islam, God Had A Plan For Me

My journey to Islam actually began in January 2012 when I left the PhD program and decided to go to India for Ayurvedic treatment. I was offered two centers to go to, one was very traditional, simple, and the other was more of a resort with swimming…

Bilal: Voice of Islam and Model of Servitude

Bilal: Voice of Islam and Model of Servitude

You have heard the adhan – human voices calling you to the worship of Almighty Allah, in person, online, on your adhan alarm clock and on your computer’s adhan software. You have heard the strong voice of a teenage boy, you have heard the strained voice of a gentle elderly man, and you might have yourself been inspired …

Five Daily Prayers

What are the Benefits of the Five Daily Prayers?

Short Answer:  For Muslims, praying is not a regulation. It is a gift. Prayer is not an escape from reality. It is an escape to reality. In prayer we can put all things in perspective and see what is really important in life. It reminds us that all things come from Allah and that it …

What is the Adhan? The Muslim Call to Prayer

What is the Adhan? The Muslim Call to Prayer

The call to prayer is a reminder of what is important in life. One notices that the call to prayer does not state that God is greatest, but greater. This is because regardless of what one might be doing at the moment, they are to remember that God is greater than that thing.

Adhan Won’t Be Banned in South Africa: Muslim Body

CAPE TOWN – Defying earlier rumors, a spokesman of the Muslim Judicial Council (MJC) has confirmed that the South African city of Cape Town is not planning to ban the adhan or the Muslim call to prayer. “We had a good meeting with city officials on Tuesday and they agreed to send their experts to …

Church of Sweden Votes Against Adhan Ban

STOCKHOLM – The Church of Sweden voted during its latest meeting in November against the Sweden Democrats’ initiative to drop adhan or ‘call to prayer’ in the Scandinavian country, the Day Christian newspaper reported on December 10. “The Islamic call to prayer is a different opportunity for more people to meet the love of Allah …

Sinead O'Connor Sings Adhan After Jum`ah Prayer

DUBLIN – A video showing famous singer Sinead O’Connor, who has just converted to Islam, singing the adhan, or Islamic call to prayer, after Jummah at the Islamic Centre of Ireland has triggered mixed reactions on Social Media, with some praising her and others rejecting the behavior. “When someone first hears the adhan or the Qur’an being …



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