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Islamic Doctrine the Humane Slaughter of Animals

Islam is the third and final religion following Judaism and Christianity. Islam’s holy book, the Qur’an, contains instructions for different aspects of life. It contains the instructions that Muslims follow just as the Torah contains instructions for the Jewish faith and the Bible contains instructions for Christians. Food and dietary …

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Secularism from the Islamic Perspective

Secularism today, the popular practice of the world`s population, has also become a polemic and subject of heated debate between the educated, the academicians and especially so among politicians. In fact,they accuse on another. “They are a secular group”. “They have a secular mind”. “Their belief is still influenced by …

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How Muslims Observe the Holy Month of Ramadan

Ramadan is the Islamic holy month, a month of fasting and prayer. Ramadan falls on the ninth month in the Islamic (lunar) calendar, the month the Qur’an was first revealed to Prophet Muhammad. Fasting during Ramadan Fasting is one of the Five Pillars of Islam and all adult Muslims (except …

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Madina

Lying in a lavish and fertile oasis of Saudi Arabia, the city of Medina became the magnet for Islam and its defending fortress, from where the light of Islam spread to the rest of the world. Nine centuries before the emergence of Islam, two of the Yemenite tribes, Aus and …

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Islam as a Religion of Peace and Tolerance

Islam is Arabic word which means peace and it comes from Arabic word SILM which means submit your will to almighty GOD. Islam condemns all forms of terrorism all form of act that kills innocent people. Quran clearly says that if you kill any innocent person that belong to any …

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Celebrations of Ramadan

Islamic calendar is called ‘Hijra Calendar (started 622 A.D.) and its ninth month is Ramadan, the root word ‘Ramad’ (dryness) from ‘Ramida’ (to be scorched means burnt by sizzling sunlight). In Arabia weather is almost hot during maximum part of the year.  So we can say that the month of …

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The Rights of Mothers in Islam

A man came to Prophet Muhammad and said, “O Allah’s Apostle! Who is more entitled to be treated with the best companionship by me?” The Prophet said, “Your mother.” The man said. “Who is next?” The Prophet said, “Your mother.” The man further said, “Who is next?” The Prophet said, …

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