Category: General

What is Islam? (The Hadith of Angel Gabriel)

on the authority of ‘Umar, radiyallahu ‘anhu, who said: “While we were one day sitting with the Messenger of Allah, sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam, there appeared before us a man dressed in extremely white clothes and with very black hair. No…

Holy Quran Verse on the Cover of Time Magazine: “Whoever saves one life, saves all of humanity.”

Image result for time magazineThe curriculum now covers the full range of hazards that the rescue teams encounter in Syria: how to search collapsed buildings, how to put out fires, how to handle unexploded bombs, what to do in a chemical attack. When the shells fall or an airstrike hits, they run in the direction of the destruction. The White Helmets’ credo is a quotation from the Quran: “Whoever saves one life, saves all of humanity.”…more: Time Magazine

FIBA ALLOW HIJAB

FIBA Allow HijabSince you joined our petition to FIBA a few months ago, there’s been some good news! At its January meeting, FIBA directed its rules committee to reassess the regulation that bans religious headwear. It won’t be official until May, but we’re expecting FIBA to finally lift the ban that prevents Bilquis—along with other Muslim, Sikh, and Jewish players—from playing professional basketball.more:  “FIBA Allow Hijab.” Click here to watch the documentary.

Munira Ahmed: the Woman who Became the Face of Resistance

Image result for RacismThe image, which shows the Bangladeshi American wearing a striking look of defiance and a hijab made from the Stars and Stripes, is by Shepard Fairey, an artist best known for his portrait of Barack Obama that came to symbolise the 44th president’s original message of hope.

“It’s about saying, ‘I am American just as you are,’” Ahmed told the Guardian after returning to New York from Washington, where she took part in Saturday’s huge protest march. “I am American and I am Muslim, and I am very proud of both.”..more:  .theguardian