Tag: Qur’an

Sri Lankan wins intl. Quran Contest for first time

December 13, 2012, 9:54 pm  Sri Lanka’s Rifti Muhammed Rizwan, who came first in the international Holy Quran recital contest, held at Mecca in Saudi Arabia recently, returned to the country on Wednesday. Eighty six countries participated in the event. This…

It All Began With “Read”

A Jewish Computer Programmer  speaking  about Islam This verse from the Qur’an means [Read in the name of your Lord Who created] (Al-`Alaq 96:1). As a child, I always had access to a short-wave radio. I used to listen to…

Characteristics of the People of Peradise

As mentioned towards the end of the last article, we will be discussing the various characteristics of the people of Jannah (Paradise) mentioned in the Qur’an, and we have particularly selected two passages from the Qur’an which give many of…

God has Sent me to You

By Ali Zohery, Ph.D. The Prophet was recognized, even by the Quraish of Mekkah, his worst enemies, who called him by the name of as-Sadiq (the truthful) and al-Amin (the trustworthy) long before his Prophet hood because of his honest…

THE EXPANSION OF THE UNIVERSE

INTRODUCTION THE CONQUEST OF SPACE EVOLUTION OF THE HEAVENS INTRODUCTION The expansion of the Universe is one of the most imposing discoveries of modern science. Today it is a firmly established concept and the only debate centers around the way…