A group of Muslim men have brought flowers to a Leeds synagogue which was attacked with racist graffiti, a gesture praised as wonderful by the Jewish community.
Muslims and Jews in Brondesbury Park, London, came together at a special interfaith festival to mark Ashura, a day celebrated in both Abrahamic faiths.
Answer: Wa `alaykum As-Salamu waRahmatullahi 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: It is allowed to mix with the non-Muslims, sit with them and be polite with them as means of calling them to Allah. Answering …
Wa `alaykum As-Salamu waRahmatullahi 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: It is recommendable to fast as much of the month of Muharram as one can; particularly the 9th, the 10th and the 11th days of it. Added …
How would you explain the fact that he (peace and blessings be upon him) had forbidden Muslims before to copy the People of the Book in many things, yet he allowed this?
When the Prophet (peace be upon him) arrived in Madinah in 622 CE, he found that the Jews there fasted on Muharram 10 and asked them the reason for their fasting on this day.
It is commonly known that Muslims, Jews, and some Christians do not eat pork. In the Bible (King James Version), one can read, And the swine, though it has a split hoof completely divided, yet it chews not the cud; it is unclean to you. Of their flesh shall you not eat, and their carcass …
Bringing followers of the two faiths closer, Cape Town synagogue hosted a special iftar on Saturday, allowing Muslims and Jews to observe iftar and Sabbath together.
British Jews hosted British Muslims, Hindus and Christians at an open house Iftar at the West London Synagogue.
Did you know that Albanian Muslims saved 2000 Jews during World War II? Many do not know about this. The Albanian Muslims helped anyone who needed help at this time. People hid Jewish families from the Nazis!