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  • Who is Allah?

    Allah is the proper name of the One True God. Nothing else can be called Allah. This term has no plural or gendfer, which shows its uniqueness when compared with the word ‘god’, that can be made plural, gods; or feminine, goddess. It is a known fact that every language has one or more terms that are used in reference to God and sometimes.. More

  • Islam and Polygamy -II

    Polygamy, in the sense of having more than one wife at the same time, has been one of the chief issues due to which severe criticism has been directed against Islam. Non-Muslims decry Islam for permitting polygamy and allowing a man to have up to four wives at the same time, thus debasing women and slighting their status in society. It should be.. More

  • Islam stands the test of history

    Muslims claims that Islam is the eternal religion. Any claim of this kind invites people to judge its validity on historical grounds. If latter day history testifies to its claim, it stands endorsed, otherwise it must be rejected. Marxism in the 20th century CE is a clear-cut example of historical rejection. According to his concept of historical determinism,.. More

  • Marriages Lead Women to Islam

    ‘Aaishah Abid Choudry - her given name is Harumi - adopted her Muslim name and faith four years ago, at the age of 26, to marry a Pakistani. Two years later, like many Japanese women married to Muslim men in Japan, she remained reluctant to abide by Islamic laws. Then one day about two years ago, she decided to act on her own intuition that Islam.. More

  • The design in color

    Coloris a concept that helps us to identify the properties of objects and define them more precisely. Reflecting on the colors of objects around us, we cannot help but notice what a variety of detailed colors we are surrounded by. Everything -- animate or inanimate -- has a particular color. Living creatures of the same species have the same pattern.. More

  • The world of Islam

    A fifth of humankind follows Islam, the fastest growing and perhaps most misunderstood religion on earth. Faced with a secular modern world, Muslims are turning anew to the roots of their faith. Borne aloft five times a day, from Shanghai to Chicago, Jakarta to Timbuktu, Islam's call to prayer stirs the soul of devout Muslims everywhere. Whether.. More

  • Islam: basic principles & characteristics -II

    Islam is not a religion in the common, distorted meaning of the word, confining its scope to the private life of man. It is a complete way of life, catering to all the fields of human existence. Islam provides guidance for all aspects of life – individual and social, material and moral, economic and political, legal and cultural, national and.. More

  • Islam: basic principles & characteristics -I

    Islam is the religion of truth. It is the embodiment of the code of life, which Allah, the Creator and Lord of the Universe, has revealed for the guidance of mankind. The Meaning of Islam: Islam is an Arabic word which denotes submission, surrender and obedience. As a religion, Islam stands for complete submission and obedience to Allah - that.. More

  • Islam and crime

    Crime in its different forms – organized crime, street crime, State crime, social crime – is considered as a major threat to peace and security in our world. A detailed discussion of the magnitude of the problem of crime as a universal catastrophe is beyond the scope of this study. Hence, we will present the Islamic viewpoint on the matter. Asumm.. More

  • The chosen religion

    Allah the All-Mighty Says (what means):"This day have I perfected your religion for you and completed My favor upon you and have chosen for you Islam as your religion.” [Quran 5:3] This was one of the last verses revealed chronologically to Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, (may Allah exalt his mention), marking the completion.. More

  • The desperate efforts of neo-Darwinism

    To counter the setback to Darwin's theory, neo-Darwinists propose fantastic new scenarios The crisis surrounding Darwin’s theory deepened because of the laws of genetics discovered in the first quarter of the 20th century CE. An Austrian monk, Gregor Mendel, published his work in the proceedings of the local society of naturalists in Brünn,.. More

  • FAQs about Islam - II

    Where is Allah? Allah is the Highest. He is High above all of His creation. He ascended above His Throne, which is immeasurably greater than the Heavens and the Earth. So much greater, that the Heavens and the Earth could fit in the footstool of the Throne, and they would be like a ring thrown into an open desert. Allah is certainly the Greatest. Does.. More

  • FAQs about Islam - I

    What is Islam? The word "Islam" means submission and peace. Submission is to the will of God and peace means to be at peace with yourself and your surroundings. A broader meaning of the word "Islam" is to achieve peace by submitting to the will of God. This is a unique religion, with a name which signifies a moral attitude and.. More

  • Was Prophet Muhammad influenced by Jews or Christians? -II

    The tradition that the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, (may Allah exalt his mention), heard Qayss bin Saa`idah preach at the `Ukaath fair isforged and discarded, as one of its narrators, Muhammad bin Hallaaj Al-Laakhmi, is a confirmed liar. The suggestion that the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, learnt from Zayd bin Haarithah,.. More

  • Was Prophet Muhammad influenced by Jews or Christians? - I

    Allegations The Orientalists allege that Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, (may Allah exalt his mention) was subject to the Judeo-Christian influence of his time and that the Quran reflects this influence. It was suggested that Prophet Muhammad, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, had faced two big problems if he were to embrace.. More

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