23.10.2015, Friday

The Day of Ashura

Islam / Habib Umar bin Hafidh

The Day of Āshūrā, the tenth of Muḥarram...

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A Story of Betrayal: KARBALA

Islam / Adnan Demircan, PhD

In order to understand the events at Karbala, it is necessary to examine some earlier developments. Shortly after the death of Hasan in 49/669, Muawiyah started efforts to ensure that his son Yazid was accepted by the people as heir apparent to the caliphate. After nearly five years ...

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Muslims Connecting To Permaculture Design

Islam / Giovanni Galluzzo

How can permaculture help a Muslim fulfill their duties?...

read more 03.03.2015, Tuesday

Guardians Of The Natural Order

Islam / Dr. Fazlun Khalid

Dr. Fazlun Khalid outlines the Islamic approach to environmental protection...

read more 02.03.2015, Monday

How are we to realize the Mawlid?

Islam / Fatma Bayram

The word mawlid is defined...

read more 10.01.2014, Friday

The Most Beautiful Names: Asma ul Husna

"Allah" has no dictionary meaning beyond being the essential name of the Almighty Creator, confirmed by the religion of Islam. All other names are known as the Asma ul Husna (the most Beautiful Names...

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We Borrow This World From Our Children

Islam / Muhsin Toprak, PhD

We enter a relationship with our natural environment with an awareness produced by our social life

read more 30.10.2013, Wednesday

Thomas Jefferson's Quran

Thomas Jefferson had a vast personal library, including a Quran purchased in 1765 that informed his ideas about plurality and religious freedom in the founding of America

read more 23.10.2013, Wednesday

Hamza Yusuf on the Hajj of Community

The Hajj is our sacred journey and it allows us to gather in spiritual community

read more 09.10.2013, Wednesday

The Understanding of Prophethood in Judaism

Islam / Eldar Hasanov

In the Jewish tradition as well, the institution of prophethood is amongst the basic institutions. This work addresses not the prophetic tradition in Judaism, but its conceptualization of prophethood in the abstract.

read more 20.08.2013, Tuesday