Short Answer: The Bible shows that Abraham was well traveled, and Muslim tradition is very clear that Abraham was in the Arab region and that he was responsible for laying the foundation of the Kaaba… ________________________________________ Asalamu Alaikum, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. Dr. Shabir Ally, from Let The Quran Speak, …
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: 1- Mosques are houses for worshiping Allah. In principle, they should be simple and plain. 2- Too much decoration in mosques is not only a waste of …
So, please comment on this and tell me what can we do as Muslim Black Americans to support the Palestinians.
Why is Palestine so special to Muslims around the world? Is there any religious background to this?
What is the way to proceed regarding the Palestinian issue?
What is the significance and importance of Jerusalem to both Christians and Jews?
I want to ask you about the Jews’ claim to Palestine as their promised land. Is there any basis for that claim?
As a Muslim, I am always told that the city of Jerusalem is important to us. But why?
What is the significance of Jerusalem and Al-Aqsa Mosque? Why did Allah choose Al-Aqsa Mosque as the Qiblah before the Ka`bah?
Growing up in a non-Muslim country, I did not hear much about the sacred Aqsa Mosque from my parents. Like others, they focused on raising my siblings and I on becoming familiar with the five pillars of Islam. Much effort was put into teaching us the significance of worships including the daily prayers and fasting. We also …