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Canadian Mosque Delivers Milestone 15,000th Meal

TARIC Islamic Centre serves up hundreds of meals a week to those in need The initiative overlaps with a holy month in the Islamic calendar, which recognizes the birth of Prophet Muhammad. TORONTO – A Canadian mosque dished out its milestone 15,000th meal as part of its soup kitchen and meal delivery service on December …

Social Responsibility in Islam (Part 1/4)

Social Responsibility in Islam

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) said, “The faithful, in their love for one another and in their having mercy for one another and in their kindness toward one another, are like one body; when a member of it ails, all (the …

12 Steps for Peace Building Among Muslims

12 Steps for Peace Building Among Muslims

Does difference mean the death of cooperation? Does this mean you cannot be a good brother or sister to a fellow Muslim who thinks differently? Opening your mind up to understanding someone else…

Pittsburgh Shooting: Muslim Non-Profit Raised $240,000 to Help Jews

PITTSBURGH – A Muslim nonprofit which spreads message about Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) has raised nearly $240,000 in days for Jewish victims of the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting, Knox News reported. “We wish to respond to evil with good, as our faith instructs us, and send a powerful message of compassion through action,” the Launch …

Toronto Muslims Form 'Rings of Peace' Around Synagogues

TORONTO – Toronto Muslims formed rings of peace around local synagogues on Friday, and Saturday, November 2-3, as a show of solidarity with the Jewish community following the mass shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh. “It is our faith that keeps us together,” said Osman Khan, a leader at the Imdadul Islamic …

Islam and Civic Engagement

Islam and Civic Engagement

For Muslims living in the West, questions concerning civic engagement with the broader society abound. Should we engage? If so, how should we engage? And what should be the basis of our engagement? Fortunately for us, Allah the Exalted has not left us without guidance on this issue. A careful examination of the Qur’an and Sunnah …

Muslims, Christians to Form 'Rings of Peace' Around Synagogues

TORONTO – In a show of solidarity with the Jewish community, members of Toronto’s Muslim and Christian communities will be forming “rings of peace” around Toronto-area shuls this Shabbat. “We are people of faith. We came from one lineage. We have to answer our creator on our actions to our fellow human beings. We may …

Muslims Show Solidarity with Jews after Deadly Pittsburgh Shooting

PITTSBURGH, Pennsylvania – A leading American Muslim group has expressed solidarity with the Jewish community after a deadly shooting at Pittsburgh synagogue left eleven people killed and a number of others injured. “We condemn this heinous and cowardly attack on a house of worship, offer heartfelt condolences to the loved ones of all those who were …

7 FAQs About Zakat al-Fitr

7 FAQs About Zakat al-Fitr

Zakat al-Fitr is one of the unique rituals associated with the day of `Eid al-Fitr. It is a beautiful worship meant to help the poor share the joy and happiness of `Eid and to purify the believers. As we are approaching `Eid, you may be interested to know the answer for the following 7 common questions: …



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