web-religion

Islam And Medicine – A Historical Background

The Holy Prophet Muhammad (s), who emphasized the need for learning once said : “ The ink of the scholar is more holy than the blood of the Martyr”.

[Read more...]

April 4, 2013

Why Don’t More Muslims Speak Out Against the Wanton Destruction of Mecca’s Holy Sites?

Mecca and Medina, the two holiest cities in Islam, are being systematically bulldozed to make way for gleaming sky scrapers

[Read more...]

March 21, 2013

The End of the Ottoman Caliphate?

Did it really end on March 3, 1924?

[Read more...]

March 7, 2013

The Crying Butcher: A Visit to an Organic Halal Slaughterhouse

A river of dark, red fluids frothed and pooled over drains. Men in green T-shirts scrubbed the floor with brooms as wave after wave of water washed away the sacrificial blood.

[Read more...]

February 28, 2013

Review: Muslims and the Making of America

In an era when Islamophobia is rampant and has become a widespread and profitable industry, a publication which details important truths about a little discussed aspect of Islam should be celebrated.

[Read more...]

February 21, 2013

Harvard Recognizes Quranic Ayah as One of the Greatest Expressions of Justice

“O you who have believed, be persistently standing firm in justice, witnesses for Allah , even if it be against yourselves or parents and relatives. Whether one is rich or poor, Allah is more worthy of both. So follow not [personal] inclination, lest you not be just. And if you distort [your testimony] or refuse [to give it], then indeed Allah is ever, with what you do, Acquainted

[Read more...]

February 7, 2013

Rejoice: It is the Birthday of Prophet (s)

In praise of Mawlid

[Read more...]

January 31, 2013

Muslim-Friendly Holiday Destination Around the Globe

- Malaysia bags the top spot

[Read more...]

January 19, 2013

Muslim Brotherhood’s ‘Supreme Guide’

During a recent night of opposition protests, people chanted against Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi and decried the draft constitution he was pressing.

[Read more...]

January 3, 2013

Statement of Muslim Imam at Newtown Interfaith Service

By Jason Graves, Al Hedaya Islamic Center, Newtown, Conn. In the name of God, the Compassionate, the Merciful The Muslim community of the Al Hedaya Islamic Center in Newtown, in Connecticut and throughout the nation joins with our fellow Americans in grieving for those who died in this senseless tragedy and praying for them and […]

[Read more...]

December 20, 2012

Egyptair to Let Hostesses Wear Hijab

EgyptAir is allowing its stewardesses to wear Islamic headscarves if they wish on flights to Arab states… ending a restriction imposed in Hosni Mubarak’s era.

[Read more...]

December 6, 2012

Hijab First in British Parliament

Muslim young girl Sumaiya Karim will be the first one to wear Hijab inside the British Parliament

[Read more...]

November 29, 2012

Profile: Najah Bazzy

“Nobody wore hijab! This was 1978,” recalls Najah, as she recollects how and when she started wearing it.

[Read more...]

November 15, 2012

Profile: Najah Bazzy

“Nobody wore hijab! This was 1978,” recalls Najah, as she recollects how and when she started wearing it.

[Read more...]

November 15, 2012

Maryam Jameelah: ‘With An Eyeful Of Madina’s Dust’

“You have to read these”, my friend compelled me, giving me a couple of yellowed, printed-long-ago sort of books. That gave me my first glimpse into the fascinating life and inspiring works of Maryam Jameelah.

[Read more...]

November 8, 2012

The US Government Honored Prophet Muhammad (s) in 1935

Prophet Muhammad (s) was honored by the US Supreme Court In 1935.

[Read more...]

November 1, 2012

Hajj 2012

These breathtaking pictures show how millions of pilgrims are arriving in Mecca for Islam’s annual haj pilgrimage

[Read more...]

October 25, 2012

Eid Al Adha Advisory for 2012/1433H

THE DAY OF ARAFAH ON THURSDAY, OCTOBER 25TH AND EID AL ADHA ON FRIDAY OCTOBER 26TH

[Read more...]

October 18, 2012

HAJJ: The Global Annual Congregation of Muslims

“There were tens of thousands of pilgrims, from all over the world. They were of all colors, from blue-eyed blondes to black-skinned Africans. But we were all participating in the same ritual, displaying a spirit of unity and brotherhood ……. You may be shocked by these words coming from me. But on this pilgrimage, what I have seen, and experienced, has forced me to rearrange much of my thought patterns previously held.”
- Malcolm X

[Read more...]

September 27, 2012

« Previous PageNext Page »