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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…

Remember the Destroyer !

The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said, “Remember more often the destroyer of pleasures – death.”[At-Tirmidhi, who classified it as Hadith Hasan]. وعنه قال‏:‏ قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم‏:‏ “أكثروا ذكر هاذم اللذات” ‏(‏‏(‏يعنى الموت‏)‏‏)‏ ‏(‏‏(‏رواه الترمذى وقال‏:‏ حدث…

Armenia and Azerbaijan fight over disputed Nagorno-Karabakh

r/redscarepod - Armenian Priest 'Bout to Give that Sacrament to Azerbaijani AggressorsAt least 23 people were reported to have been killed on Sunday as the two ex-Soviet republics battled over the Nagorno-Karabakh region.
The region is internationally recognised as part of Azerbaijan but controlled by ethnic Armenians.
When it broke away in the early 1990s, tens of thousands died in fighting…MORE: BBC

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Narrated Abu Huraira: I heard the truthful and trusted by Allah (i.e., the Prophet (ﷺ)  saying, “The destruction of my followers will be through the hands of young men from Quraish.” Reference: (Sahih al-Bukhari)

حَدَّثَنَا مُوسَى بْنُ إِسْمَاعِيلَ، حَدَّثَنَا عَمْرُو بْنُ يَحْيَى بْنِ سَعِيدِ بْنِ عَمْرِو بْنِ سَعِيدٍ، قَالَ أَخْبَرَنِي جَدِّي، قَالَ كُنْتُ جَالِسًا مَعَ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ فِي مَسْجِدِ النَّبِيِّ صلى الله عليه وسلم بِالْمَدِينَةِ وَمَعَنَا مَرْوَانُ قَالَ أَبُو هُرَيْرَةَ سَمِعْتُ الصَّادِقَ الْمَصْدُوقَ يَقُولُ ‏ “‏ هَلَكَةُ أُمَّتِي عَلَى يَدَىْ غِلْمَةٍ مِنْ قُرَيْشٍ ‏”‏‏.‏ .‏

Ants as a Source of Antibiotics

LATEST: After searching microorganisms taken from 1,400 insects from all over North and South America, the team showed that microbes linked to insects were better than soil microbes at stopping pathogens. The findings have been reported in Nature Communications….more: labroots

Electrical Experiments With Plants That Count and Communicate

Neuroscientist Greg Gage takes sophisticated equipment used to study the brain out of graduate-level labs and brings them to middle- and high-school classrooms (and, sometimes, to the TED stage.) Prepare to be amazed as he hooks up the Mimosa pudica, a plant whose leaves close when touched, and the Venus flytrap to an EKG to show us how plants use electrical signals to convey information, prompt movement and even count.

Faced With the Coronavirus, a World Without a Leader

Cardboard cutouts of Donald Trump and Xi Jinping in a souvenir shop in Moscow on March 23.The pandemic is accelerating geopolitical trends already at work: the assertion of Chinese ambitions, the American retreat or the failures of world governance. State of play. What will remain of the international order inherited from the Second World War after the Covid-19 crisis? How will the next geopolitical world differ from the previous world?..MORE: lemonde-GoogleTranslate