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On Scientific Interpretation of Quran

On Scientific Interpretation of Quran

The topic of scientific interpretation of Quran is a controversial question. Is it OK to make use of science when explaining the Quran? Are there any risks involved in this process? This video presents one of the perspectives on this issue. More about Quran:


Exhaustion and Hajj Rituals

The phenomenon of exhaustion frequently takes place in the summer or in places with high temperature such as the Holy Sites. Sometimes, it attacks the person suddenly, but it mostly be caused by the body being subjected to high temperature which, in its turn, results in losing huge amounts of sweat that contains Sodium Chloride. …

Dermatitis and Hajj Rituals

It is well known that most of KSA’s area lies in one of the hottest spots in the world. When it coincides with summer, the temperature during Hajj season may range between 44-50°C. Also the rate of moisture may range between 10-15%. These factors help in increasing the probability of getting sick by diseases such …

Saudi Airports Adopt Operation Plan for Hajj

Saudi Airport Adopts Operation Plan for Hajj 2018

JEDDAH – King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah, KSA, is preparing its operational plans for the coming Hajj season in August 2018. Around 2.98 million Hajj pilgrims from all over the globe are expected to arrive and depart through the airport. Arab news reported on July 9. “The past Umrah season was successful with more …

Hazardous Waste is Not All Waste After All

Hazardous Waste is Not All Waste After All

All The rumbling sound welcomes you as you enter BRAL Residue Treatment Company for recycling refrigerators in Berlin. Inside the company, several old refrigerators are lined up on a conveyor belt, each waiting for its turn to be reduced into pellets and powder. In less than an hour, 50 of them will be crushed and …

Muslim Biologist Named 'World's Best Science Communicator'

Muslim Biologist Named World's Best Science Communicator

KUALA LUMPUR – Topping the list of 27 science communicators from around the world, Malaysian scientist Dr Siti Khayriyyah Mohd Hanafiah  has been named the “World’s Best Science Communicator” due to her exceptional performance in the 11th FameLab International competition. “I wanted to win so badly because I knew many people back in Malaysia were waking …

Nutritional Blessings

Nutritional Blessings from Our Prophet

Modern Muslims often turn to books and magazines to find out what foods will make them healthy. However, the Qur’an and Hadith have provided many ideas of foods that we can include in our ideal diets. The Qur’an mentions many fruits and vegetables as well as meat, milk and many spices among the foods Muslims …

Cloud Seeding Potentials

Cloud Seeding Potentials

The rise of Muslims to the zenith of civilization was based on lslam’s emphasis on learning, science and seeking knowledge. “Are those who have knowledge and those who have no knowledge alike? Only the men of understanding are mindful.” (Qur’an 39:9). In light of these teachings of Islamic Shari’ah of praising knowledge and admiring scientific …

Muslim Turkish Historian, Fuat Sezgin, Dies at 95

Prominent Muslim Historian, Fuat Sezgin, Dies at 95

ANKARA – The world-renowned Kurdish Muslim historian, Fuat Sezgin, died on June 30 at the age of 95 in Ankara, Turkey. Anadolu Agency reported. “Sezgin died in the hospital where he was treated for an unspecified illness,” Macit Cetinkaya, chair of the board of Research Foundation for the History of Science in Islam, announced. “I …

Chemtrails: Exploring the Myth

Probably all of us have seen contrails, although not everyone is familiar with the name. Contrails are the white cloudy lines left on the sky by airplanes and their name comes from the combination of words: condensation (con-) and trail. Many people consider the criss-cross patterns created by contrails on the clear blue sky beautiful. …

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