Youth and Children in the Path of the Prophet

In the Holy Quran, some young figures and prophets who played great roles in the various periods of the history are mentioned. There were also children and youth beside Prophet Muhammad in the first years of the conveyance of Islam. While his daughter Fatima would shield him with her tiny body, Ali would revolt against the ignoramus values of his society by adopting the "religion of his uncle" and Arkam would open his house to be used as headquarters of the Prophet and his friends with courage far beyond that of older people.

read more 14.12.2010, Tuesday

How is Prophet Muhammad Introduced in the Qur’an?

The Prophet Muhammad (saw) / Prophethood / İsmail Karagöz, PhD

The Qur’an instructs and guides us in every aspect of life. introduces us to Prophet Muhammad and informs us of his characteristics. In this article, we will be examining ten of the Prophet’s characteristics mentioned in the Qur’an. 

read more 02.12.2010, Thursday

The Last Days of the Prophet

Prophet Muhammad became ill after he had returned to Medina from the Farewell Pilgrimage. During these days, he visited the martyrs of Uhud and performed their funeral prayers. One night, he went to the Jannat al-Baqi graveyard and prayed to God for their forgiveness.

read more 23.11.2010, Tuesday

Social Unification from the Revelation to the Sunna

The Prophet Muhammad (saw) / Sunnah / Özcan Güngör, PhD

The Quran generally reports a variety of processes which make up the historical experiences of various societies. These historical events, which are described to provide a lesson for people and as a way to make them think, despite occurring at different times and in different social structures, show the same divine goal.

read more 21.11.2010, Sunday

Keeping the Connection to the Prophet Alive

The Prophet Muhammad is ever present in the lives of Muslims, but how often do we ask ourselves about the nature of our connection to him or how his teachings have come down to us?   Certainly we know of his teachings and example from the Quran and Hadith...

read more 03.11.2010, Wednesday

Islamophobia in Italy II

A fear of “others” is not exceptional in modern nations. Although this was not the case in the past, in recent times it has become a widespread problem. The Mediterranean area has been perceived as a place of common identity for centuries.

read more 28.10.2010, Thursday

Supplications often recited by Prophet Muhammad

The Prophet Muhammad (saw) / The Person /

It has often been said that each and every facet of the Prophet Muhammad's life entailed supplication and entreaty to God. The following is a brief compilation of supplications recited often by the Prophet.

read more 28.10.2010, Thursday

Letter of Invitation from Prophet Muhammad to the Khaybar Jews

"O people who follow the Torah and gather around it! Be warned and know that in truth these words uttered by God can be found in your own book..."

read more 27.10.2010, Wednesday

Exemplary Behavior of Prophet Muhammad

The Prophet Muhammad (saw) / Social Life / İsmail Yakıt, PhD

It is always possible for daily behavior to be performed just as well or even better by someone else. However, the situation is a little different for extraordinary personalities like the prophets. Taking into consideration future generations, , they display model behavior to their followers.

read more 27.10.2010, Wednesday

The Eating Habits of God's Messenger

Image What were Prophet Muhammad's manners when eating meals and what was his monthly nutritional intake?

read more 30.06.2010, Wednesday