Some useful tips for constant God's remembrance and the reflection on its impact on Muslim daily practical life.
The presentation of the Messiah is not through an obsolete text, or an outdated document preserved in a museum.
In the Quran, Jesus is described as having many miracles not bestowed upon other prophets.
There is so much about Jesus that is appealing to both Christians and Muslims.
Forgiving others' mistakes is one of the great teachings of Prophet Jesus.
Quran is read and memorized by many Muslims all over the world—many of them non-Arabic speakers.
Like Prophet Muhammad, Jesus provided a guide on how to become decent God fearing people.
Muhammad did not learn from any religious scholar, there were no Jewish or Christian scholars in Makkah.
God tested Adam so that he learn and gain experience. He prepared him for the role of a caretaker.
To protect the new religion, the Prophet sent approx 80 people, including one of his own daughters, to Ethiopia.
Muslims will often say to those of the Christian faith, “We love Jesus too.” as a prophet.
The pregnancy of Mary, the greatest example of purity, was a miracle of God and a wonder of divine.
The detailed story of the creation of Adam, his purpose in this life and his qualities from Qur'an.
Many people may be surprised that Muslims love Mary, the mother of Jesus.
Prophet Muhammad’s life was an outstanding example of humility and simplicity.
In Arabic the word prophet (nabi) is derived from the word naba’ which means news.
The prophecies of Muhammad in Old testament of bible and their true fulfilment in the life of Muhammad
The prophecies of Muhammad in the new testament of Bible and their fulfilment in the life of Muhammad
The bible texts and discussions on the bible prophecies about Muhammad and their fulfilment in the real world.
Apostate is when a Muslim deserter joins the ranks of the enemies to wage war against Islam.
The Islamic ethics of treating prisoners of war is part of the whole system of Islamic ethics.
This is someone who is famous sometimes for the wrong reasons. It is Bilal ibn Rabah, the chief Mua'dhin.
The article shows the series of persecutions against Muslims in Makkah, and how the whole thing started.
How wonderful was the life of Abdur-Rahman, known most commonly as Abu Hurairah.
How `Umar practiced social equality was demonstrated when he entered Jerusalem as a liberator.
There were too many Companions to give an accurate figure of them all but estimated around 114,000.
Zayd ibn Thabit became an official interpreter and translator for the Prophet and the scribes.
Before becoming the Prophet, he was able to resolve disputes among the people- Muhammad.
In Islam, the penalty of apostasy is meant to preserve the identity of the Muslim nation.
The article explains how the holy bible attends to Prophet Muhammad, his advent and message to the mankind.
When `Eid prayers and Thanksgivings are over, people hug and congratulate one another.
Tens of thousands of people enjoys the open house organized by the Prime Minister for `Eid celebrations.
Ramadan is known in Cape Town as the Pwasa or the Fast, and `Eid is called Labarang.
In Pakistan, Ramzan is the month that is observed with the most amount of respect and obedience.
Despite the long and hot fast in South Africa, Ramadan still retains a “carnival” atmosphere.
Once we recognize this spiritual core of our personalities, we could change our whole perspective on life.
Muslims have prepared for the fast, and they enter into it with their whole mind and body.
If Ramadan has passed and a person has regretted wasting it, the chance of repentance is still there.
In the holy month of Ramadan, one should do one’s best in observing Allah’s teachings.
There is this fallacious belief that gives rise to such an exaggerated notion of no sahur when fasting.
Watching TV and videos has become the most popular modern pastime for young people. Business people have made good use of this and are continually producing more and more exciting, enthralling films. We can sit down to a smorgasbord of soap operas, live talk shows, scary films, horror films, science-fiction films, action films, old black-and-whites,
Fasting (cleansing, detoxification) is part of the triology of nutrition; balancing and building are the others.
Many benefits, in addition to the spiritual, result from completing this prescribed period of fasting.
Food intake should not be excessive therefore preventing us from our duties to ourselves, each other and God.
The shift from obeying Allah in Ramadan to disobeying Him after Ramadan has its reasons.
Implementing the laws of God, as in the Qur’an and Sunnah, necessitates the role of man- God’s vicegerent.
To lose weight during Ramadan fasting must be done in a very careful manner.
Having a guided heart is the basis of all guidance, the secret of all success, and the core of every action.
Joy and sadness are the feelings all people experience. A Muslim combines them in obedience to God.
Discourse on hijab is often accompanied by a list of dos and don’ts that women are supposed to follow.
Eid is a chance to teach children the meanings of mercy, goodness, visiting for the sake of Allah.
The poem discusses our obligations towards the orphanage at the time of Eid celebration.
A servant who hopes that his sins shall be forgiven by Allah should also learn to forgive others.
While all communities and philosophies try to maintain social relations, Islam makes it a duty for individual.
Al-Wasil is the one who keeps good relations with those relatives who have severed with him.
One aspect so frequently mentioned by the Prophet is maintaining close ties with one's relatives.
The dualism between the body and the soul is very clearly evident in the physical world. The body is subservient and the soul is in charge; however, both are indispensable. It is just that the soul is the master while the body is the obedient servant. People have a habit of letting themselves become fully
Early Muslim scholars were almost unanimous on rejecting astronomical methods during their time, but.
In ancient civilization, astronomy was a mystery, but in the Abbasid period, it gained a special status.
The role of early Islamic scientific and philosophical culture in the development of West
The detail instances on the zeal of both Islam and Christianity to defend their faiths against one another
Ramadan is a school of faith and a ‘stop to recharge one’s spiritual batteries’.
The noble Hijrah from Makkah to Madinah is one of the grandest events in the history of Islam.
Part of the lessons learnt from the first Hijra, was the fact that it gave Muslims the opportunity to establish Islam across the globe.
The Ansar did more than open their homes and help the Muhajirun financially. They did more.
This article attempts to evaluate the theory of evolution in the light of the textual sources of Islam.
Worship sets aright our relations with our Creator, with our own selves, with our families and with others.
In Eid, Muslims gather together, sensing the deep belonging to this Ummah and this religion.
Eid is not simply a matter of celebration and joy. It is also a chance to share the feelings of those around us.
We are expected to remember on each Eid the following things we mention in this article.
This article contains a list of what a Muslim should do on the day of Eid.
I had been to many other `Eid Prayers before; this one was somehow different for me.
People wondered whether the light of Islam would be forever extinguished, but there was a miracule..
There are two dilemmas facing a Muslim in the west today- feasting and competing with Christmas.
The first House appointed for men was that at Bakka: full of blessing and guidance for all beings.
The article draws the difference between major and minor apostasy, and between apostates who do not wage war against Islam
Apostasy, or riddah in Arabic, literally means defection or backsliding.1 As an Islamic legal term, it means denouncing Islam as one’s religion by a Muslim. There has been a wide variety of opinions by Muslim scholars throughout nearly fourteen centuries concerning punishment for apostasy with the majority of the opinion that apostasy is a capital
The article contains different fabricated acts to be done before the Ihram.
The point we should ponder over is why Allah and His Messenger granted Hajj so much importance.
Ar-Ramal is the ritual where male pilgrims are required to walk briskly in dignity.
Hajj is a divine ordinance that brings to the Muslim nation the need and importance of unity.
Halq means the complete shaving of the head by the male pilgrim on the 10th of Zul Hijjah.
Of the 99 beautiful names of Allah, it is Ar-Rahman and Ar-Rahim that we use most frequently in our prayers and du`aa’. Ar-Rahman and Ar-Rahim are both derived from the same Arabic root word, rahma, meaning “mercy, compassion.” Pickthall translates Ar-Rahman, Ar-Rahim as “the Beneficent, the Merciful,” and Yusuf Ali says “the Most Gracious, the
When one’s supposed-to-be good deeds are not accepted, the loss in this world and the Hereafter is manifest!
The following are not authenticated regarding going to or staying at Muzdalifah.
This consists of specialized terms relating to Hajj with their meanings.
All Muslims who fulfill certain conditions must perform Hajj at least once in their lifetime.
When a value decreases due to familiarity, such thing no longer receives hospitality.
To this day, millions upon millions of Muslims continue to answer the call of Prophet Abraham. How?
Here is the list of some mistakes in form of innovation (Bida'h) which some pilgrims make during the standing on Arafah.
There is no day better than the Day of `Arafah. On this day, Allah descends to the nearest heaven.
This article discusses matters relating to women and Hajj. It is in question and answer form.
Muslims must make greater efforts to understand tawheed - worshipping Almighty Allah alone.