• One who claims that the Muslims’ backwardness is because of adherence to religion

    Published on : 20 07 2011

    Q: Some people claim that the reason why the Muslims are backward is their adherence to their religion. Their flawed argument is based on the idea that when the west gave up all religions and freed themselves from them, they reached the level of civilized advancement that they have reached. What is your opinion?


  • “Marry Anyone But a Muslim”!

    Published on : 15 06 2011

    What will you do if your beloved mother tells you “I don’t care if you marry a drug dealer, but don’t marry a Muslim?” This is exactly what was told to Susan Carland when she was 17 years old after declaring that one of her New Year’s resolutions was “to investigate other religions.”


  • Muhammad Peace Be Upon Him – A to Z

    Published on : 11 06 2011

    Considering the qualities and teachings of Muhammad, peace and blessings be upon him, testified to by some many people throughout history and even testified to by Allah Himself, we conclude the following to be only a partial list of the qualities, morals and virtures of Muhammad, peace and blessings be upon him.


  • Women in the Qur’an and the Bible

    Published on : 09 06 2011

    According to The Almanac Book of Facts, in the past decade Islam increased 235 per cent. In the US, a recent poll determined that 100,000 people per year are converting to Islam in America alone. For every male convert to Islam, four females convert. The vast majority of converts to Islam are former Christians.


  • Understanding Marriage in Islam

    Published on : 02 06 2011

    {And among His signs is this, that He created for you mates from among yourselves, that you may dwell in peace and tranquility with them, and He has put love and mercy between your (hearts): Verily in that are signs for those who reflect} (A-Rum 30: 21){O Humans revere your Guardian Lord, Who created you […]


  • Exposing Fake Myth : Muslim women are forced in marriage?

    Published on : 11 05 2011

    There is a halal arranged marriage and a haram one. It is OK to arrange marriages by suggestion and recommendation as long as both parties are agreeable. The other arranged marriage is when parents choose the future spouse and the couple concerned is forced or have no choice in the matter.  One of the conditions […]


  • Workers’ Rights in Islam

    Published on : 02 05 2011

    Long before unions were established to protect workers rights, Islam acknowledged a whole set of rights for workers 1,400 years ago.Islam praised the notion of work, and stressed that the one who works to sustain his living is more pious than the worshiper who worships day and night and who has the ability to work […]


  • Why Prophet Muhammad Married Aisha When She Was Only 9?

    Published on : 15 04 2011

    1-It was a divine inspiration: Before describing the rationale behind this married relation, let it be known that the Holy Prophet (peace be upon him) married Sayyida Aisha not of his own desire rather it was a Divine inspiration. Read the following Hadith;


  • Women Rights in Islam – Modernising or Outdated?

    Published on : 17 03 2011

    According to the Oxford dictionary, ‘Women’s Rights are the rights, that promote a position of social and legal equality, of women to men’According to the Oxford dictionary, ‘they are the rights, claimed for the women, equal to those of men, as regards to suffrage that right to vote, as regards to property, etc’. ‘Modernising’, according […]


  • Twelve Tips for New Muslims

    Published on : 16 03 2011

    The first months, and in some cases years, for many reverts are usually challenging as they are an important transition stage with many things to learn and do, all at once.For this to be a smooth transition, it is always useful to benefit from other people’s experiences and learn from their insight and wisdom.The following […]