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Turkish Muslims Embrace their Role as Modern Ansar

Helping Refugees, Turkish Muslims Embrace their Role as Modern Ansar

Nizip was not the first time I had been rendered speechless by conditions in a refugee camp. In 2005, I experienced the atrocious conditions endured by internally displaced Palestinians living in slum cities, from Ramallah to Gaza. Two years later, I had the misfortune of visiting Sabra and Shatilla. These the twin hell holes today house 22,000 human beings.

Mediterranean Sea

Mediterranean Diet (Infograph)

The Mediterranean Countries are Albania, Algeria, Bosnia, Croatia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Greece, Italy, Lebanon, Libya, Malta, Morocco, Monaco, Montenegro, Palestine, Slovenia, Spain, Syria, Turkey, and Tunisia.

“You’re dishonouring the Prophet of God. These people have done nothing and they are to be protected.”

The Muslim Leader Who Protected Christians

That is Islam, that’s why I’m Muslim… it’s not for all this madness out there, it’s because of people like that. Because that’s the embodiment of the Prophet’s Sunnah. To follow sunnah is not about long beard and short robes, it’s that magnanimity of character, the ability to not want vengeance, not have that resentment because he saw God.

I found the religion which fits my heart. My beliefs are still the same…just another name…Islam.

I was Sold on Islam

I went on holiday in Turkey and visited a great mosque. With every step I took, the more I felt the presence of God with me. It was such a great feeling…like home. I felt calm and peaceful. A Muslim taught me more about Islam and I felt confused and prayed…

Noah Ark Found in Judi

New Discovery of Noah's Ark was Revealed in the Quran

Though the matter is of less significance than the story itself, people are curious to know where the Ark is. According to The Observer newspaper, 16 January 1994, a team of scientists said that they had found Noah’s Ark on the Turkish-Iranian border, 32 kilometers from Mount Ararat…

Muslim Countries Excel in Synthetic Biology Competition

Three teams from Turkey and Pakistan won gold and bronze medals at the International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) world championship held in Boston, US on 30 October 2016. The iGEM is an annual, international student competition in synthetic biology. Two teams from Turkey’s METU-HS-Ankara High School received gold medals and were nominated for the best …

Muhammad Al-Fatih

Muhammad Al-Fatih: The Conqueror of Constantinople

For eight centuries, the conquest of Constantinople (now Istanbul in Turkey) was a dream for the Muslim commanders. Ever since the era of the revered companion, Mu`awiyah ibn Abu Sufyan, there had been many attempts to conquer it, but none had succeeded…

Turkey Allows Police Hijab

Turkey Allows Police Hijab

Marking a historic move in the secular country, Turkey has allowed female police officers to don hijab, Anadolu Agency reported on Sunday, August 28.

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