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Hyderabad Mosque Opens Clinic for Thousands of Poor Patients

HYDERABAD – A Hyderabad mosque has opened a new clinic in its facility to help the poor from all religious backgrounds get access to medical care, Times of India reported. “The community health center at the mosque will serve as a referral link to about 30 state-run hospitals providing primary to tertiary health care,” said …

How is the Mosque Different from the Church?

How is the Mosque Different from the Church?

Why are There no Benches in the Prayer Hall? The Islamic prayer is a full body experience. There are elements of standing, bowing, prostrating, and sitting. When listening to a sermon, the worshipers sit on the floor as long as they are able. There are always…

Irish Company Withdraws Anti-Muslim KKK Costumes

DUBLIN – A Dublin fancy dress company has withdrawn from sale a bloody Ku Klux Klan costume after a group was accused of a hate crime for wearing it outside an Islamic prayer center in Co Down. “Everyone knows exactly what the KKK stands for. It represents a brand of hatred not wanted here,” Kellie …

When You Feel Like Allah Doesn't Listen Dua

When You Feel Like Allah Doesn't Listen to Your Dua

In one of the cities that I lived in, there was a brother who was so committed to coming to the Mosque. It was unbelievable Masha’Allah! He’s always in the first row not second not third. He always makes it to the masjid, regardless of the weather, tornado, blizzard, thunderstorm…

Video Shows Women Laughing While Putting Bacon on Mosque Door

OLDHAM, Greater Manchester – A video showing two laughing women laying bacon on a mosque’s door in Oldham, Greater Manchester, is being investigated by police after being widely shared on social media. “It’s shocking, absolutely shocking. We need to respect the places of worship. It’s not what you expect. The (video footage) came to light …

Can Women Lecture in the Mosque?

Can Women Give Lectures in the Mosque?

During his lifetime, the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) used to teach and instruct people in his Mosque. His Companions followed suit after he passed away. Although there are no reports of women systematically teaching in the mosque, there are hundreds, even thousands, of prophetic traditions transmitted by women. Besides, hundreds of hadiths …

6 Things to Know About the Prophet's Grave

6 Things to Know About the Prophet's Grave

The Prophet (peace be upon him) was buried in Aisha’s house where he was staying at the time of his death. Our Prophet’s wives lived in small, simple houses next to the Masjid. The houses of Aisha and Hafsa (may Allah be pleased with them) were located…

The Recitation of Quran Changed My Life

The Recitation of Quran Changed My Life

There was a day when the recitation of the Quran from the mosque was not that usual background noise anymore. All of a sudden I felt an inclination towards the recitation. I wanted to hear more of it. I bought a CD to be able to listen to it whenever I wanted to.

Inside a 700-Year-Old Mosque in Ghana: Simply Amazing!

The Larabanga mosque in Ghana was founded in the early 1400s by one of the Prophet’s Companions, Ibrahim Ayuba al-Ansari, who was sent here from al-Madinah ACCRA – Located in the ‎Northern Region in Ghana, the Larabanga mosque was built in the Sudanese architectural style, IlmFeed reports. The mosque is the oldest in the country …



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