Islam is the world’s fastest growing religion and second-largest religion, after Christianity. According to research published by the US-based Pew Research Center, if the current demographic trends continue, Islam will overtake Christianity by 2070. There are an estimated 1.8 billion Muslims in the world – roughly 24 percent of the global citizenry – which make up a majority of the …
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Every year, hundreds of thousands of devout Muslims from around the globe make the trip to Mecca, Saudi Arabia, to perform one of the five pillars of Islam – Hajj. Muslim celebrities are no exception, as many famous Muslim figures have shared their photos while performing the spiritual journey. Among these notable figures are Man-United footballer …
In his memoir, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar shares his struggles growing up black, tall, quiet, shy, respectful in a world that was dominated by white people, small-mindedness, impudence, rudeness.
2016 has seen a host of some of Muslim figures pass away.
From scholars and sportsmen to celebrities, we want to remember these well-known figures who are no longer with us.
A new episode of The Secret Life of Muslims shows Muslim celebrities answering a tricky question on what does it mean to be a Muslim.