August 15, 2021

10th of Muḥarram: The Day of ʿĀshūrā’?

ʿĀshūrā’ is the 10th day in the month of Muḥarram, which is the first month in the Islamic lunar calendar. This year it will be on Thursday […]
August 14, 2021

The Quran and the Power of دعا (Dua’a)

It is a universal truth that intention is the driving force behind every human action. The more powerful one’s intention, the more passionate one will be […]
August 14, 2021

Hijrah: Start of Islamic History

n “Destiny Disrupted,” author Tamim Ansary considers the history of the world through Islamic eyes. Starting from the same cradle of civilization, he explains how Western […]
August 14, 2021

Child’s Prayer

APoetic Rendering of Allama Iqbal’s Poem, “BACHCHE KI DUA.” My hopes and wishes come upon My lips from inside my heart. Oh Allah!  My life should […]
August 7, 2021

The Quranic Meaning of Iman

The root of the word “Iman” is a-m-n which means: to be calm and quiet (in one’s heart); to be protected from fear; trustworthiness, and truthfulness […]
August 7, 2021

Texas-Based Publishing House Promotes Literary Works By Muslim Writers

Founded in Dallas in 2013 by Papatia Feauxzar, Djarabi Kitabs Publishing (DKP) is on a mission to publish books specifically by Muslim authors. Feauxzar said the […]
August 7, 2021

Islamic New Year. What you need to know

The Islamic new year, or the Hijri new year, marks the start of the Muslim lunar calendar. This year, it is set to fall during the […]
July 26, 2021

The Marriage Proposal in the Qur’an

The pearls of the Qur’an never truly fails to amaze the believer. Allah  tells us in the Qur’an, إِنَّ فِي ذَٰلِكَ لَذِكْرَىٰ لِمَن كَانَ لَهُ قَلْبٌ أَوْ […]
June 16, 2021

How many Muslims are there in the United States?