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North American Khalil Center Leads Healing Process After New Zealand Attacks

North American Khalil Center Leads Healing Process After New Zealand Attacks

A psychological and spiritual community wellness center, Khalil Center is prepared to aid Muslims and their communities in processing the trauma of the New Zealand terrorist attacks. Across the globe, Muslims are feeling the impact and mourning the tragic killing of 49 Muslims in the terrorist attack in Christchurch, New Zealand. Young Muslims will especially have emotions …

While the Dust is Settling in New Zealand

While the Dust is Settling in New Zealand

While the dust is settling in the aftermath of shootings at two mosques in New Zealand, some rather bigger and more consequential truths and dimensions start emerging. Undoubtedly, the killed brothers and sisters are global heroes. They are also…

UK Mosques Recognized for Community Work

Three institutions across London were the first in the UK this week to receive the coveted benchmark and were personally presented with a plaque of excellence LONDON – Proving that mosques are not only places of worship, three mosques in the UK have been recognized through the ‘Beacon Mosque’ initiative for their remarkable achievements and …

Islamophobia: Dutch Muslims Call for Security in Mosques

ROTTERDAM – A Muslim leader in Rotterdam has urged the Dutch government to take immediate action against Islamophobic attacks targeting Muslims and mosques in the northwest European nation, Anadolu Agency reported. “We’ve always been uneasy and feel as if someone could throw something in any moment since the attack on our mosque last year,” said …

#VisitMyMosque: Hundreds of UK Mosques Set to Open Doors in March

YORKSHIRE – More than 200 mosques across the UK will be opening their doors next March in an initiative organized by the Muslim Council of Britain (MCB) to allow people a chance to learn more about Muslims. “It’s back for the fifth year! #VisitMyMosque will be taking place on Sunday 3rd March 2019,” MCB website …

Appreciating the Mosques of Madinah

Appreciating the Mosques of Madinah

The long history and complex architectural development of the Prophet’s Mosque represent a narrative of the development of Islamic civilization, along with the evolution and maturation of the identity of Islamic architecture.

Muslims Donate 4869kg to Food Bank for Christmas

BLACKBURN – Muslim volunteers at Jaame Mosque in Blackburn, the UK, volunteered on December 9 to package 11,595 meals, stocking up their local food bank in preparation for Christmas, Asian Image reported on December 12. The Muslim charity drive saw mosques and Muslim organizations from Blackburn coming together to raise as much as they could …

Muslim Women Seek Prominent Roles in Kosovo Mosques

PRISTINA, Kosovo —In a bid to make Kosovo mosques more inclusive, religious authorities in the European country are training women as spiritual teachers in mosques, SF Gate reported. Each day, scores of women gather around Agime Sogojeva, a spiritual teacher known as a mualime or teacher, in the Haxhi Veseli mosque in Kosovo’s northern town …

US Midterm Elections: Mosques Encourage American Muslims to Vote

Mosques in the Midwest US state of Minnesota are urging worshipers and people of color to vote in Tuesday’s midterm elections, Voice of America reported. The move is part of the last pitch to voters as local candidates try to swing voter support to help reshape the country. Muslim efforts to encourage voters started a …

Muslims & Halloween: Celebrate or Not?

Muslims & Halloween: Celebrate or Not?

It is Halloween; if you are a Muslim parent you may be thinking about many questions. – Is it OK to participate in this occasion? – Should I let my kids go knock the doors to collect candy? – From where did all these practices come in the first place? – And how can Mosques …



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