MUMBAI – A south Mumbai mosque has become the fifth major mosque in the city to go green after installing a solar energy system to save power. “After we installed air-conditioners in the mosque, our electricity bill increased to ₹25,000 per month. To reduce this expenditure, we installed solar panels on August 10,” said Khalil …
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An elderly 85-year-old Indian Hindu woman has been fasting during the holy month of Ramadan for the past 34 years, sharing a “faith called love” with her Muslim friends.
Salam(Peace) Ajit, I am happy to receive such challenging and important questions. Before I proceed, I would like to make two main points very clear. The first is that we should avoid stereotyping and branding people by the actions of some small groups. The second point is that we should start exploring each other and …
Leading Muslim scholar across India took mosque podiums during Friday sermon to appeal the faithful against noisy celebrations of Prophet Muhammad’s birthday (peace be upon him), urging them to mark the occasion by helping the needy and poor.
As anti-Muslim rhetoric increases worldwide, about 900 have reverted to Islam during 2015 in Kerala state in South India alone.
A shopkeeper at Urdu Bazar, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, has been observing fasting during the first 10 days of Ramadan over the past three decades, in a silent practices keep India’s harmonious and pluralistic.
Muslim scholars attending an international seminar in India’s Hyderabad on the life of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) have delinked Islam from terrorism, accusing the government of dividing Muslims.
Two Muslim women from India’s northern district of Rajasthan have proclaimed the position of Qazi or judge, becoming the first ever Muslim women to assume a judiciary position in the state.
The leader of the Muslim wing in Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Hindu group has urged Islamic schools, or madrassahs, to educate students about stories of patriot Indian Muslims, in order to spread harmony and understanding in the country.
CAIRO – Famous young Indian actress Monica has decided to leave the life of lights behind her back, choosing to revert to Islam, don Islamic headscarf and quit the film industry. “I don’t convert for the reason of love or money, am not such a person. I like Islam principles so that I converted as …