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English words from the Arab-Muslim world

By Paul Williams  While much of the Western world was in the Dark  Ages, Arabic-Muslim culture was making enormous contributions...
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English words from the Arab-Muslim world

A Sarcastic Reply Is Sometimes Warranted

(Hadith in above image : The Messenger of Allah , may Allah  bless him and grant him peace, said: Ask...
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A Sarcastic Reply Is Sometimes Warranted

Remembering Omar Al-Mukhtar – The Lion of the Desert (20 August 1862 – 16 September 1931)

September 16, 2021 Omar Ahmed via middleeastmonitor.com An Islamic scholar turned freedom fighter, Omar Al-Mukhtar is best known for leading...
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Remembering Omar Al-Mukhtar – The Lion of the Desert (20 August 1862 – 16 September 1931)

Look What The Queen is Wearing !!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N3x1L1sX5Qc   Historical pictures and footage showing the Queen and other UK women wearing clothing similar to the hijab and...
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Look What The Queen is Wearing !!

Quranic Word : Maa’ = ماء

Maa’ is one of the greatest blessings we have been given that we often take for granted. It is one of...
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Quranic Word : Maa’ = ماء

On Surah al-Duha – Chapter 93 (The Morning) – Occasion and Reason of its Revelation

Shaykh F. Gulen بِسۡمِ اللهِ الرَّحۡمٰنِ الرَّحِيۡمِ "the morning" (1) وَالضُّحٰىۙ‏    (2) وَالَّيۡلِ اِذَا سَجٰىۙ‏   (3) مَا وَدَّعَكَ...
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On Surah al-Duha – Chapter 93 (The Morning) – Occasion and Reason of its Revelation

In The End, Bin Laden Won

He couldn’t have done it without us 7 Sep 2021   I decided to go and meet the Taliban in the...
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In The End, Bin Laden Won

Quranic Word : al-Qalb = القلب ❤️

The word qalb means heart in both a physical and spiritual sense.  As we have seen in the video, qalb is the Arabic word...
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Quranic Word : al-Qalb = القلب ❤️

The Gift of Knowledge & Wisdom

Zuhair ibn Abi Sulma was a poet of the Banu Muzaina tribe best known for his long poem in the...
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The Gift of Knowledge & Wisdom

On Surah al-Fatihah – Chapter 1 (The Opening) – Occasions and circumstances of its revelation

Imam al-Wahidi from his Book Asbab al-Nuzul (Occasions or circumstances of revelation) - One of the collections on the causes...
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On Surah al-Fatihah – Chapter 1 (The Opening) – Occasions and circumstances of its revelation

In Orthodox Georgia, Women Are Pioneering Tourism To A Muslim Valley Hit Hard By War

By Clément Girardot via religionunplugged.com 27 Aug 2021 PANKISI, Georgia— Off the beaten path and between the thickly forested Caucacus...
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In Orthodox Georgia, Women Are Pioneering Tourism To A Muslim Valley Hit Hard By War

What is the Quran and How Can it be Defined

Shaykh F. Gulan According to the majority of scholars, the word “Qur’ān” is an infinitive form of the verb QaRaA...
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What is the Quran and How Can it be Defined

Beaten and humiliated by Hindu mobs for being a Muslim in India

By Geeta Pandey via BBC News, Delhi 2  Sept 2021 Unprovoked attacks on Muslims by Hindu mobs have become routine...
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Beaten and humiliated by Hindu mobs for being a Muslim in India

Quranic Word : Rasool = رَسُول

Rasool literally means messenger. A rasool (messenger) is someone who is sent to deliver a message (risaalah). This messenger has...
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Quranic Word : Rasool = رَسُول

The Quranic Word : Qaleel = قَلِيلٌ

Qaleel literally means little or few. It is used in the Quran to refer to the status or condition of the...
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The Quranic Word : Qaleel = قَلِيلٌ

Plan and Creation of the Universe

By Hakeemul Islam Maulana Qari Muhammad Tayyib Qasmi  رَحِمَهُ ٱللَّٰهُ Maulana Qari Muhammad Tayyib Qasmi was an Indian Islamic scholar....
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Plan and Creation of the Universe

The Great Game in central Asia is over – and America lost

Marco Carnelos via middleeasteye.net “Washington’s focus on Afghanistan … has had very little to do with establishing a better and...
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The Great Game in central Asia is over – and America lost

The Quranic Word : Mulk = مُلْكُ

 Mulk means kingdom. It is what’s in someone’s possession and control. Everything belongs to Allah and He takes total control...
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The Quranic Word : Mulk = مُلْكُ

Quranic Word : Jazaa’ = جَزَاءُ

Quranic Word : Jazaa’ = جَزَاءُ Jazaa’ means reward as in a fair return for good or bad behaviour. It shows the...
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Quranic Word : Jazaa’ = جَزَاءُ

Beloved Prohibition: The Poem of Qays bin Mulawwah

Qays bin Mulawwah and Layla Al ‘Aamiriyyah were brought up together from childhood rearing the animals. Layla was the daughter...
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Beloved Prohibition: The Poem of Qays bin Mulawwah
English words from the Arab-Muslim world English words from the Arab-Muslim world
A Sarcastic Reply Is Sometimes Warranted A Sarcastic Reply Is Sometimes Warranted
Remembering Omar Al-Mukhtar – The Lion of the Desert (20 August 1862 – 16 September 1931) Remembering Omar Al-Mukhtar – The Lion...
Look What The Queen is Wearing !! Look What The Queen is Wearing...
Quranic Word : Maa’ = ماء Quranic Word : Maa’ = ماء
On Surah al-Duha – Chapter 93 (The Morning) – Occasion and Reason of its Revelation On Surah al-Duha – Chapter 93...
In The End, Bin Laden Won In The End, Bin Laden Won
Quranic Word : al-Qalb = القلب ❤️ Quranic Word : al-Qalb = القلب...
The Gift of Knowledge & Wisdom The Gift of Knowledge & Wisdom
On Surah al-Fatihah – Chapter 1 (The Opening) – Occasions and circumstances of its revelation On Surah al-Fatihah – Chapter 1...
In Orthodox Georgia, Women Are Pioneering Tourism To A Muslim Valley Hit Hard By War In Orthodox Georgia, Women Are Pioneering...
What is the Quran and How Can it be Defined What is the Quran and How...
Beaten and humiliated by Hindu mobs for being a Muslim in India Beaten and humiliated by Hindu mobs...
Quranic Word : Rasool = رَسُول Quranic Word : Rasool = رَسُول
The Quranic Word : Qaleel = قَلِيلٌ The Quranic Word : Qaleel =...
Plan and Creation of the Universe Plan and Creation of the Universe
The Great Game in central Asia is over – and America lost The Great Game in central Asia...
The Quranic Word : Mulk = مُلْكُ The Quranic Word : Mulk =...
Quranic Word : Jazaa’ = جَزَاءُ Quranic Word : Jazaa’ = جَزَاءُ
Beloved Prohibition: The Poem of Qays bin Mulawwah Beloved Prohibition: The Poem of Qays...

Makkah – then and now

In the late 1880s, the photographer Al Sayyid Abd al Ghaffar carried cumbersome equipment to the desert city of Makkah, capturing scenes of thousands of

The Merit of Pilgrimage (Hajj)

from The Book On The Secrets Of Pilgrimage (Kitab ‘asrar Alhajj) By ‘Abu Hamid Muhammad Alghazali  رَحِمَهُ ٱللَّٰهُ‎ In the name of God, the Beneficent,

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