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Prophet Zakariya Story of Zakariya

Prophet Zakariya is a Prophet in the Qur’an who is also known as Zechariah from the Biblical Traditions. He hailed from the lineage of Prophet Suleiman (King Solomon) and was a Prophet of the Israelites. His wife “Al-Yashbi” was a descendent of Prophet Harun (Aaron) and was as pious and …

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Laws of Islam Concearning Women

As a Christian I have heard Islam referred to as a religion of Satan and other similar names. I have been fascinated with Islam ever since I was a teenager in high school. In today’s world, Islam has to be both the most misunderstood and mysterious religion in the world. …

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Judgment Day in Islam

Peace be upon you. Before I start this article, I must admit that I’m not a religious expert, but merely someone who wishes to share as much as he knows about the matter, seeing that there is a lack of such articles that deal with how Muslims view the Day …

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Democracy and Islamic Belief

The word Democracy comes from the greek demos’ meaning people’ and kratos’ meaning rule. In theory, Democracy lies upon the idea that the rule and mastership belongs to the people, or the masses. This extends to all levels, whether executive and administrative, or legislative. Abraham Lincoln stated that “Democracy is …

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The Obligations of Ramadan

Ramadan is the Muslim holy month that is celebrated each year where the main obligation is centered on “fasting” a majority of the day each day during the month.  The Muslim holy month occurs on the 9th month of the Islam calender which is linked with the lunar calander.  Muslims in general …

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The Koran Explained

The Qur’an is the Muslim Holy Book. Muslims believe it was revealed from God to Muhammad (Peace be upon him) from when he was 40 to when he was 63. The revelation took place gradually, with bits being revealed here and there. These were then written down by scribes that …

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What Muslims Gain through Fasting during Ramadan

Ramadan is the most keenly awaited month in the Muslim calendar. It is a time for fasting, spiritual reflection, prayers and doing of good deeds. The purpose of fasting in Ramadan is manifold and encompasses many important lessons for the believers. ♦ Submission to Allah It is stated in the …

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Mothers Day

Honoring & Appreciating parents especially “Mother”- a symbol of supreme sacrifice. Honor thy Mother and Father is one of those spiritual commonalities that Muslims and Non-Muslims alike dearly love to share. One of the Ten Commandments that God gave to Moses on the mountain top is,”Honor your father and your …

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