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Islamic Architecture In India

Islamic Architecture In India

It is not just the Taj Mahal that has beautiful Islamic architecture in India. India has a rich history of Islamic architecture. Check this out!

I Fed Up with Indian Caste System & Married Secretly

Fed Up with the Indian Caste System; I Married Secretly

In this counseling answer: • The gentle education of your parents must be slow and gentle. Show them love and respect by acknowledging what they feel and what they are trying to say to you. Listen to them so that you can identify their fears. This will empower you to contemplate strategies to use in …

Rohingya Refugees in India Help Flood Victims

DELHI – Experiencing the fight for life in their country, Rohingya football players of Shine Star FC at refugee camps in Delhi, India, have extended their hands to help flood victims in the south Indian state of Kerala, Anadolu Agency reported on September 3. “Though our camp is in Delhi we receive a lot of …

Kerala Floods Kill Hundreds, Displace Thousands (Help Now)

More than 350 have died and about 800,000 people have been displaced  due to the worst flooding in a century in Kerala state of southern India. As the rain eases, rescuers  continue to search for those stranded in the worst-affected areas. Indian authorities said Sunday Weeks of heavy monsoon rains that started August. 8 have triggered floods and …

India Bans Islamic Channels in Kashmir

KASHMIR – A new decision banning Islamic channels and programs in the Muslim-majority state of Kashmir has sparked criticism, being condemned as a direct interference with Muslims’ right to practice their religion. “The banning of these channels is direct interference in the practicing of religion by Muslims in the Kashmir Valley,” rights activist M. M. …

Pilgrims from India: Where to Assume Ihram?

Pilgrims from India: Where to Assume Ihram?

Wa `alaykum as-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: Making the intention and resuming ihram from your residency is difficult for you. So, it is better to so both of them …

Hajj Without Mahram: Indian Women Realize Long-Cherished Dream

DELHI – For the first time, Muslim women in India will be allowed to perform hajj without a male guardian, according to a change of rules allowing elderly women to fulfill the lifetime spiritual journey to Makkah. “Our heartfelt wish has been fulfilled,” Shamim Bano, 56, who has been waiting four years for this day, …

Assam Counts Citizens, Muslims Fear Stateless Fate

Assam Counts Citizens, Millions of Muslims Fear Statelessness

DISPUR – The Indian Supreme Court has set July 30 this year as the deadline for the east Indian state of Assam to “update its National Register of Citizens (NRC) and verify its citizenship documents”, in a process which leaves more than ten million Muslims in fear of a Rohingya-similar genocidal fate. According to Aljazeera, …

No Prayers for Non-Locals in Taj Mahal Mosque: Indian Supreme Court

Non-Local Muslims Barred from Taj Mahal Mosque

NEW DELHI – The Supreme Court of India has barred Muslims on July 9 from praying at Taj Mahal mosque, India Today reported. The court dismissed a Muslim plea that challenged a prayer ban issued by the administration of Agra city to debar non-resident Muslims from praying on Fridays at Taj Mahal mosque. The district …

Indian Taxi Co. Hits Back at Client Who Turned Down Muslim Driver

NEW DELHI – An Indian Taxi provider has criticized the media adviser of a Hindu right-wing organization who triggered uproar on Twitter by boasting that he had turned down a taxi ride because the driver was a Muslim, Times of India reported on Monday. “Ola, like our country, is a secular platform, and we don’t …



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