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The Miraculous Night Journey (+Video)

Israa and Miraaj Israa literally means a journey by night and Miraaj literally means an elevator, i.e., an instrument which lifts something up. But, in Islaam, Israa refers to a miraculous night-journey made by the last Prophet (sallallaahu alayhi wa…

Video: Elephant Mother-baby Relation

Narrated Abu Huraira: I heard Allah’s Apostle saying, Allaah divided mercy into one-hundred parts and He kept its ninety-nine parts with Him and sent down its one part on the earth, and because of that, its one single part, His…

Islam in Brief

This  book  is a brief guide to understanding Islam. It consists of three chapters. The first chapter, Some Evidence for the Truth of Islam, answers some important questions which some people ask: n Is the Quran truly the literal word…

The Easy Way

One of the terms used by the Qur’an during the early Makkan period to describe Islam was Al-Yusraa, or ‘The Easy Way’. This is simply because Islam was, and is the natural way of life. Indeed, whatever is natural for…

And you fed Me not!

“On the authority of Abu Hurayrah (may Allah be pleased with him), who said that the Messenger of Allah (PBUH) said: Allah (mighty and sublime be He) will say on the Day of Resurrection: O son of Adam, I fell…

Saving A Life

What does Islam say about killing an innocent person? Hikmet ISIK God Almighty declares that killing an innocent person unjustly is like killing all of mankind and saving a person’s life is like saving all of mankind. Could you please…

A Letter to Chosroes, Emperor of Persia

“In the Name of Allâh, the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful. From Muhammad, the Messenger of Allâh to Chosroes, king of Persia. Peace be upon him who follows true guidance, believes in Allâh and His Messenger and testifies that there…

Listen to: The Unique Call

After a long and hectic day at work, how difficult it is for a tired person to go out to the mosque and concentrate on his prayers to Allah, the Almighty. Snuggled up in a warm and cozy bed, how…

The Islamic Society and Its Characteristics

The Islamic Society is unique in its structure, composition and its characteristics. These characteristics are depicted from the Quran and Hadith. The following is a partial list of the characteristics of an Islamic society: 1. Enjoining what is good 2.…