Tag: Islam

About I‘tikaaf

I‘tikaaf is to retire to the mosque for the sake of worshipping Allaah The Almighty. The righteousness, firmness and happiness of a person’s heart depends on him turning towards Allah alone with all his heart, and not leaving in it…

For Western leaders, Ramadan is a time to reassure the world of Islam

AT LEAST since 1805, Western heads of government have been making delicate judgments over how exactly to signal their respect for the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan. On December 9th of that year, Thomas Jefferson changed the time of a White House dinner from the usual 3.30 pm to “precisely at sunset”. The shift was made to accommodate the religious obligations of a guest from Tunis who was playing an important role in… ..more: economist.com

Top 10 Tips to a Productive Ramadan

1. Have sincere intentions, work hard and make lots of dua for an ultimate productive Ramadan! 2. Plan Your day each day of Ramadan, the night before. Choose 3 important tasks you want to achieve the next day and record…

What is Islam?

This short 5 min video provides brief answers to what is Islam,what it stands for and what has been its contribution to civilization. . .

Constitutional – High-school unit on Islam did not violate Constitution

Image result for nclawyersweeklyA school did not violate the Establishment or Free Speech clauses by presenting an 11th-grade history unit that provided information about Islam, and tested a student’s understanding of that knowledge through a test. Background During the 2014-2015 school year, Caleigh Wood was an 11th-grade student at La Plata High School. As part of the “Muslim World” unit …more:   nclawyersweekly

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, this religion is vast, so enter its depth with gentleness.”  Musnad Ahmad

عن أنس بن مالك قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ: “إِنَّ هَذَا الدِّينَ مَتِينٌ فَأَوْغِلُوا فِيهِ بِرِفْقٍ” صحيح الجامع

The British Museum Offers a Revelatory New Look at Islam and Art

A new gallery of Islamic arts at the British Museum broadly explores the cultural impact of Islam on everyday life through art and material objects from the many lands and societies the religion has affected across continents and centuries.
With innovative curatorial direction and displays, the new Albukhary Foundation Gallery of the Islamic World brings together objects from the museum’s collection dating from the seventh century to the present day, and originating from Nigeria to Indonesia….more:  al-fanarmedia