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Inspiring Quotes by Muhammad Ali, the Muslim Legend

Inspiring Quotes by Muhammad Ali, the Muslim Legend

Earlier this week, officials announced that The Louisville International Airport located in Kentucky, USA,  will change its name to be Muhammad Ali International Airport, CNN reported. The change comes as a token of appreciation of late boxer, humanitarian and activist Muhammad Ali who was chosen as Sports Personality of the Century by the BBC. Here, we highlight some of his …

I Thought That Islam Oppresses Women

I Thought That Islam Oppresses Women

Coming from the country side in Australia, I was never exposed to Islam. I knew nothing about it. I thought of it as an oppressive religion, whenever I heard about it. It wasn’t until I went to Malaysia, that God guided me in ways I never expected, Subhan’Allah.

Ex-Muslim Family Member Makes Me Confused About Islam

Ex-Muslim Family Member Makes Me Confused About Islam

In this counseling answer: • When a Muslim woman wears a Hijab, she is stating that her recognition is not beauty, but rather her brain, her strength, her careers, etc. Hijab makes a statement that we are to be judged for our worth, not our appearance. • I want you to personally reach out to …

This Religion is Easy...

This Religion is Easy...

Perfection is not what is expected. We can go as far as to say that demanding perfection from people runs contrary to the principle of moderation that we are discussing. The principle of moderation requires us to recognize that perfection cannot be maintained or even achieved.

Why It Is Important to Study Quran Collectively

Why It Is Important to Study Quran Collectively

Your journey through the Quran requires that you seek and join a community of quest and study. No doubt you will read the Quran individually. But your benefits will multiply if you join in fellowship with other believers and seekers after the Quran. In companionship, the states of the heart may be intensified. Many minds …

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How Is Communicating with God Viewed in Islam?

Short Answer: In Islam, no one is authorized to mediate between God and His servants. It is enough for any wrong doer to stand alone asking Allah’s forgiveness and be sure Allah will respond. …………. Salam Dear Jaap, Thank you for this question which reveals a great deal of thoughtfulness. In fact God has always made …

Missionary-Turned-Muslim Scholar Passes Away

NEW JERSEY – Dr. Jerald F. Dirks, a Christian missionary- turned-Muslim scholar, passed away on Monday, January 14, leaving behind a wealth of books on Islam and comparative religions. “Dr. Jerald F. Dirks has passed away. Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Ilaihi Rajioon,” Mostafa Higazi, an American Muslim living in Paterson, New Jersey, wrote. “The Ummah …

I Found All Answers to My Questions in Islam

I Found All Answers to My Questions in the Quran

I was very fond of Catholicism, there were no questions asked- I just took on whatever was fed to me. At the start of secondary school, nothing had changed. I went along believing what I was taught. But by the age of 13, I began to question things…

Non-Muslim Tourists Entering the Mosque

Sacred Geometry of Islamic Architecture

The main precept of Islam is the unity and oneness of Allah and the importance of worshipping only Allah and not any statues or other beings. However, as humankind tends to believe what is visible, even in Islam, importance is often placed on physical representations of worship.

Zamzam Water

Water: It Also Flows in Paradise

Allah created the heavens from its vapors (Surat Al-‘Anbya’ 21:30); yet we often devalue its healing powers. The prophet (SAW) advised us to “allow for one third food, one third water and one third air.” Science advices drinking at least 8-10 eight-ounce glasses of water a day. This including a glass ½-hour before and after every meal. …



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