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More than 500 Teeth Removed from Boy's Mouth in India - About Islam

More than 500 Teeth Removed from Boy's Mouth in India

Doctors removed 526 tooth-like structures from the mouth of a 7-year-old boy complaining of pain and swelling in Chennai, India, after they found a large lesion with multiple hard structures in the right side of his jaw.

Where Should Hajj Pilgrims from India Assume Ihram?

Where Should Hajj Pilgrims from India Assume Ihram?

Wa `alaykum as-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: Making the intention and resumingihramfrom your residency is difficult for you. So, it is better to assume ihram at the …

Monsoon in South Asia

Islamic Relief Offers Urgent Aid to South Asia Flood Survivors

As monsoon floods displaced hundreds of thousands in South Asia, a leading global Muslim charity has delivered a much-needed urgent aid to those affected by the flooding, Islamic Relief wrote in a statement. “Tens of thousands of people have been forced from their homes, and since the weekend, over 100 people have lost their lives. …

Floods Displace Millions in South Asia - About Islam

Floods Displace Millions in South Asia

Floods have forced more than four million people from their homes across India, Nepal and Bangladesh and killed more than 100 people as torrential rains in the initial days of monsoons wreaked havoc.

I Did Not Choose Islam, God Had A Plan For Me

I Did Not Choose Islam, God Had A Plan For Me

My journey to Islam actually began in January 2012 when I left the PhD program and decided to go to India for Ayurvedic treatment. I was offered two centers to go to, one was very traditional, simple, and the other was more of a resort with swimming…

Kader Khan: Bollywood Star-Turned-Islamic Scholar Dies - About Islam

Kader Khan: Bollywood Star-Turned-Islamic Scholar Dies

TORONTO – One of India’s most famous comedians has died in a Toronto hospital, years after abandoning cinema to start special academic Islamic studies, Arabic, and Urdu, India Today reported. “Though deeply immersed in Bollywood, around the early 1990s, he bowed before the wishes of his aged father, the late Maulana Abdul Rahman Khan, to …

Hyderabad Mosque Opens Clinic for Thousands of Poor Patients - About Islam

Hyderabad Mosque Opens Clinic for Thousands of Poor Patients

HYDERABAD – A Hyderabad mosque has opened a new clinic in its facility to help the poor from all religious backgrounds get access to medical care, Times of India reported. “The community health center at the mosque will serve as a referral link to about 30 state-run hospitals providing primary to tertiary health care,” said …

Former Muslim Street Beggar Opens Two Schools, Orphanage - About Islam

Former Muslim Street Beggar Opens Two Schools, Orphanage

DELHI – A former Indian Muslim street beggar and rickshaw driver has opened an orphanage and two schools with a vision to never deprive children of the right to education. “I am Gazi Jalaluddin, a taxi driver. I am a self-made man. As a child, I begged on the streets and rode a pushcart too. …

India Bans Daily Prayers in Taj Mahal Mosque - About Islam

India Bans Daily Prayers in Taj Mahal Mosque

AGRA – Following the Indian Supreme Court’s decision last July barring non-local Muslims from praying at Taj Mahal mosque, the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) issued on November 4 an order banning daily Muslim prayers at the historic mosque, Latestly reported. “The authorities asked me and the staff of the mosque to organize only the …

Islamic Architecture In India

Islamic Architecture In India

It is not just the Taj Mahal that has beautiful Islamic architecture in India. India has a rich history of Islamic architecture. Check this out!



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