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American Muslims: Islamic Duties and Civic Obligations (Imam Omar Suleiman)

American Muslims: Islamic Duties & Civic Obligations

Whether we live in a small town or big city, a predominantly Muslim neighborhood or we are the only Muslims on the block, it’s important to be involved and engaged in society as a whole. And that’s where our civic obligations come in. As Muslims, our Islamic duties are what push us to be involved. …

When Terrorism Accusations Are Ridiculous (Funny)

When Terrorism Accusations Get Ridiculous (Funny)

Did you know that some author accused Nouman Khan of being a terrorist? What is the proof used to support this enormous claim? Well, it is better to watch it for yourself. It is not only the “evidence” against Ustadh Nouman that is so funny, the terrorism accusations against other eminent Muslim figures like Dr. …

Why America Needs Ramadan Lifestyle

Why America Needs Ramadan Lifestyle

I think it is about time that American Muslims  and Muslim minorities in general flip the script and change the narrative about our values, religion, and existence in the western hemisphere. It’s about time that we stop being apologetic and defensive, but in return highlight why the world cannot function well without us and without …

ICNA-MAS Convention (Live)

ICNA-MAS Annual Convention 2017

Under the theme, “Quest for True Success: Divine Messages of Moses, Jesus and Muhammad”, the annual ICNA-MAS convention started yesterday in Baltimore, MD. This years theme, ‘Quest for True success: The Divine Message of Moses, Jesus and Muhammad (pbuh)” reflects the true spirit of all Divine faiths — Quest for True Success! As mortal …

Being a Muslim Volunteer: Why & How

Being a Muslim Volunteer: Why & How

Done with the right intention and the appropriate manner, volunteerism and altruism brings about tremendous pleasure from our Creator. As Muslims we should see ourselves as world citizens. Our compassion and help are not limited to Muslims or even humans only; we should care about all God’s creation. What does Islam say about volunteering? And why it is …

Why Are Young Muslims So Unhappy?

Why Are Young Muslims So Unhappy?

Why are young Muslims so unhappy today? In a time full of difficulties and challenges facing Muslims almost everywhere, it is critical to pay attention to the youth’s morale and find out the real reasons behind the widespread sense of dissatisfaction. How do the ways adopted by Western Muslim parents in raising their kids exasperate …

Towards Effective Mosques: Advice for Future Imams

Towards Effective Mosques: Advice for Future Imams

Every precious and great thing can be reached only through hard work and huge efforts. No different to this is knowledge, even more so knowledge in Islam. It is the noblest thing in life; it can never be attained but through continuous work, staying up nights, repetition, giving up comforts and denying one’s enjoyments. Imam Mohamed …

Investing in Youth Development: Why and How?

Investing in Youth Development: Why and How?

The Muslim society in the US is displaying a ‘youth bulge’ as opposed to the non-Muslim population in the country. According to a survey conducted by the Pew Research Center, the Muslim American population is much younger, on average, than the non-Muslim population. The survey finds that 59% of adult Muslims are between the ages …

4 Steps to Have More Effective Mosques in the West

Beautiful Walls & Empty Halls? 4 Steps to More Effective Mosques

Muslims are the youngest religious demographic in the US. Yet, similar to other respective religious organizations, mosques today are not table to capture the fascination of the younger generation. Imam Mohamed Abutaleb addressed this issue during the 15th MAS ICNA Convention. In this lecture, He maintains that the solution lies in reconsidering the priorities of Muslims’ mosques …

Dr. Yasir Qadhi to US Muslims: Look at the Positive Side

Dr. Yasir Qadhi to US Muslims: Look at the Positive Side

Never before has there been such an outpouring of support for the Muslim community in our lands. Mass demonstrations and protests show how frustrated average citizens are. Lawyers are volunteering their services and helping detained travelers for free. Judges are standing up to executive orders. People are forming circles within which Muslims can pray in peace. Mayors are declaring their cities to be safe zones where no one will be arrested for immigration status.



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