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Muslim Charities Race to Help Indonesia Earthquake Survivors

Muslim Charities Race to Help Indonesia Earthquake Survivors

Aid agencies have lined up to provide help to survivors of a powerful earthquake and tsunami that struck the Indonesian island of Sulawesi. More than 830 people were killed on Friday when a 7.7-magnitude earthquake jolted the island along with a three meters high tsunami. In a statement, Islamic Relief USA called for donations to survivors of …

natural evil

How Do You Muslims Understand Natural Evil and Disasters?

Short Answer: God says in the Quran that we are given only very little knowledge. A believer should have two kinds of patience: one in the face of moral evil; and another in the face of the bad side of natural occurrences. Both kinds are required for spiritual development. A believer has the conviction that all things and events are …

Thousands Await Aid As Quake Hits Indonesian Island (Help Now)

Thousands Await Aid As Quake Hits Indonesian Island (Help Now)

Thousands of people have been displaced after a 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck the Indonesian island of Lombok and nearby Bali on Sunday, August 5. Huge damage At least 90 people have been killed in the tremor, which damaged buildings and triggered a brief tsunami warning. The Indonesian National Disaster Management Agency (BNPB) said survivors of the powerful …

Earthquakes

Earthquakes Between Health Myths & Realities

Earthquakes are amongst the most unpredictable natural disasters people can experience. In a matter of moments, with little or no warning, thousands and millions of people are put in danger.



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