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Lively Discussion in Toronto on Canadian Muslim Identity - About Islam

Lively Discussion in Toronto on Canadian Muslim Identity

TORONTO – An engaging and lively panel discussion took place in Toronto on Wednesday, May 2 on the challenges faced by Canadian Muslims related to identity formation and social integration. “There are internal pressures as well as external pressures that try to define who Muslims are,” said Imam Yusuf Badat of the Islamic Foundation of …

Education, Transmission of Message & Muslim Identity - About Islam

Education, Transmission of Message & Muslim Identity

In this series: Identity & Culture Faith and Understanding Education and Transmission Action, Participation and Muslim Identity in Western Context Faith (iman) is a pledge (amaana), and Muslims are required to pass this amana on to their children and those close to them and, as we have already explained, to bear witness to it before …

Tariq Ramadan: Components of Muslim Identity (Part 2)

Tariq Ramadan: Components of Muslim Identity

In this series: Identity & Culture Faith and Understanding Education and Transmission Action, Participation and Muslim Identity in Western Context After his introductory discussion about identity and culture and the consequences of the failure to recognize the true components of Muslim identity, Dr. Taiq Ramadan explores these components, discussing in this article the first two: …

Rediscovering Muslim Identity in America - About Islam

Rediscovering Muslim Identity in America

Our values are majority values. So, as citizens we have to come and speak about justice, we will be understood by anyone as we do speak for justice for all, justice for every one; man and woman, black and white. Anything which has to do with justice we are for it, against torture, extraordinary rendition, wrong laws against immigrants …all these are our struggles.

Are Black People Going to Hell According to Islam

Protecting the Muslim Identity in the West

We can begin to protect our identity by understanding it. By understanding that our purpose will always be our purpose whether we accept it or not. The path to Allah will always be the path to Allah, whether we choose to take it or not.

Action, Participation and Muslim Identity in Western Context (Part 4) - About Islam

Action, Participation and Muslim Identity in Western Context (Part 4)

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 The outward expression of Muslim identity is the articulation and demonstration of the faith through consistent behavior. Faith, understanding, education, and transmission together constitute the substrata of Islamic ethics and should therefore guide the actions of the believer. To be Muslim is to …



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