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Why Do Muslims Fast?

Source:/www.academia.edu Certain truths are by nature evident and need not be discussed in normal circumstances. But,in a day and age when the most evident truths are shrouded by the clouds of doubts and questioned, one is forced to discuss even the most obvious of them. One such truth is the necessity for […]

True Dreams

”  Oh, Allah, bless my sleep and grant me true dreams, dreams that are beneficial to me and dreams that remain in my memory. “   According to the German Orientalist Dr. Annemarie Schimmel in her book “Die Traeume des Kalifen” the above prayer was recited by Hadhrat Aisha, wife […]

‘Abysmal failure’ of OIC

Apr 16,2016 – JORDAN TIMES – MUSA KEILANI The Islamic summit that convened in Turkey last week within the context of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) registered abysmal failure. This 13th session represented a moral victory for Daesh and other radical groups.  The 49 participants — heads of states […]

Islam’s path to modernity

Jan 21,2016 – JORDAN TIMES – Mohammad Fazlhashemi Many in the Muslim community have long taken issue with the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR). The declaration, these critics attest, was created by colonial powers with a long history of gross human rights violations and amounts to yet another […]

MOSCOW HALAL EXPO HELPING EXPRESS ISLAM: PIFE

Home Life Moscow halal expo ‘helping express Islam’ Moscow halal expo ‘helping express Islam’ Lifeby Enver Faruk GÜNEY – May 23, 2015 0 14 – Fashion designer says show helps change perceptions of Islamic style. MOSCOW – Moscow’s International Halal Expo is showing the way to express Islam and Islamic […]