Imam Malik’s Muwatta is one of the most important and earliest compilations of Hadith (sayings, actions, and approvals of the Prophet Muhammad ﷺ) in Islamic
یُضِلُّ مَن یَشَاۤءُ وَیَهۡدِی مَن یَشَاۤءُۚ He lets go astray whom He wills and guides whom He wills. – an-Nahl (The Bee) 16:93
Shaykh I. Hindy As we welcome the new Islamic year, it’s essential to take a moment for introspection and contemplate how we can make this
By Shaykh Abul Hasan Ali Nadwi رَحِمَهُ ٱللَّٰهُ Clearly, during the emergence of the Holy Prophet, the world was far from being a deserted place.
By Shaykh Abul Hasan Ali Nadwi رَحِمَهُ ٱللَّٰهُ I climbed Jabal-i-Noor and found myself standing by the Cave of Hira, where the holy Prophet received
On receiving his death sentence in court, Sayyid Qutb said, ‘Alhamdullilah (all praise is for Allah) I performed Jihad for fifteen years until I
Shaykh al-Hadith Maulana Mohammad Zakariyyah Khandalwi (رَحِمَهُ ٱللَّٰهُ) Abdullah bin Masood (رض), a renowned companion of Prophet Muhammad (ﷺ), held the significant responsibility of issuing
This video eloquently explains the reality of Sweden’s claim that burning the Quran is about ‘freedom of speech’.
Pilgrims make their way to the plains of Arafat : Pilgrims at Arafat Pilgrims gather every year at Namirah Mosque. Masjid
A rare video of the Hajj over 80 years ago. Showing pilgrims arriving on foot and some on camels or cars. (no sound)
One simple diagram, depicting the momentous journey that every Muslim dearly prays for, that he be granted by Allah Ta’ala, to make before their last
A view of Makkah in 1845 (from the Khalili Collection of Hajj and the Arts of Pilgrimage). Panoramic View of Mecca, Saudi Arabia circa
Across the world there’s a trend of far-right figures — many of them prominent Islamophobes — converting to Islam to counter rising ‘wokeness’. Via crikey.au.com
Huwaytib bin Abdil Uzza رضي الله عنه Accepts Islam By Shaykh Muhammad Yusuf Kandhelvi رَحِمَهُ ٱللَّٰهُ Mundhir bin Jahm رضي الله عنه narrates from Huwaytib
By David Brown, Doha via thetimes.co.uk Wed 30 Nov 2022 Ellie Molloson, who campaigns to improve matchday experiences for women football supporters, was so
Between 1880 to 1920, British colonial policies in India claimed more lives than all famines in the Soviet Union, Maoist China and North Korea combined.
It is pretty rich for the Israeli foreign ministry to say that Russia shouldn’t be carrying out annexations of land from its neighbors.
“It took five days for sanctions against Putin and his thugs but imposing sanctions for 70 years of oppression of the Palestinians would not be ‘helpful’.” – Russia vs Israel – Irish MP slams western hypocrisy
Putin was right to say that the West does not have the moral high ground in such matters, and certainly no moral right to speak about democracy. And that Western states are simply acting as the imperialists that they “always have been”.
In an interview, the former Attorney General states that the Jewish settlers in Hebron should have been evicted after the Goldstein massacre. Ben-Yair considers the situation in Hebron a form of apartheid, refers to “Price Tag” attacks as Jewish terrorism, and regrets consenting to the construction of the by-pass roads to settlements
Experiencing what Palestinians endure daily changes you forever. That’s why many writers who’ve been to the Palestine Festival of Literature backed Sally Rooney’s refusal to publish in Israel
Is Allah egoistic as he says he can forgive all sins except kufur ?
So a great man like Mahathma Gandhi will not enter Jannah, but a just a born Muslim having done all sorts of sins like murder has a better chance of getting forgiveness and altimately enter Jannah.
Salaam is an Arabic word that means peace or perfect. It is one of the names of Allah subhaanahu wa ta’ala. He alone is the Giver
When it comes to vaccinating their babies, bees don’t have a choice — they naturally immunize their offspring against specific diseases found in their environments. Now for the first time, scientists have discovered how they do it. This opens the door for researchers to develop the first-ever vaccine for insects. This is particularly important for bees since they help keep fruit, nuts and vegetables in our diets and have been declining in numbers for six decades.
No doubt we’ve all heard the popular song ‘Que Sera, Sera’. The song has been recorded dozens of times by dozens of singers. Perhaps the most popular version was the one created by songwriters Ray Evans and Jay Livingston for Alfred Hitchcock’s 1956 film, The Man Who Knew Too Much. This version was sung by Doris Day, who went on to record the song for Columbia Records. It became a massive hit. She also used it as her theme song in her television comedy, The Doris Day Show.
The Spinners were a folk group from Liverpool, England, that formed in September 1958. They variously had four albums in the UK Albums Chart between September 1970 and April 1972. One of them, Spinners Live Performance (1971), spent three months in the listing and peaked at No. 14. This song, usually sung in primary schools, instil the firm notion that the colour of a person skin is no reason to mistreat or belittle them. All are equal in the eyes of God.
To Him belongs all that is in the heavens and the earth. A song that exemplifies this verse, sung by Laurie London – titled ‘He’s Got The Whole World In His Hands’
Harry Belafonte – Live at the BBC (1977). Sings a marvellous rendition of “There’s a Hole in the Bucket” with renowned Ghanaian singer Falumi Prince
Dr. Muhammad Muhsin Khan, the renowned co-translator of the Qur’an and the first translator of Sahih Al-Bukhari into English passed away to the mercy of his Lord on Wednesday 14 July 2021 in Madinah, Saudi Arabia at the age of 97, may Allah have mercy upon him. His funeral prayer was prayed in Masjid an-Nabawi after Fajr on Thursday, 15 July, 2021 and he was buried in Al-Baqi’ cemetery. What a beautiful and fitting culmination to a lifetime spent serving Islam!
Louis Armstrong’s ‘What a Wonderful World’ is one of the most timeless songs of all time. In the song, Louis sings of seeing various events and natural wonders that make him smile, while also perhaps lamenting the passage of time, noting: “I hear babies crying, I watch them grow, they’ll learn much more than I’ll never know”.