Abrogation is one of the main issues used to attack Islam, attribute contradiction to Quran and give doubts about Quran’s authenticity. Al-Nasekh and Al-Mansoukh are two Arabic words having the same root word meaning: to abolish, lift, replace, remove, withdraw or abrogate. The first word means “The abrogate” and the second is “The abrogated”. It […]


What does engagement mean in Islam? Is it a party where the fiancé/fiancée exchange rings?  Actually no, it is not.    Engagement according to Islamic Shariah means that a man asks a woman or her guardian for her hand in marriage. It is a proposal for or a promise of marriage.    There are no specific practices […]


     Rights and duties are the main concern of humans everywhere at all times.  One is always eager to gain more rights and to have less duties and responsibilities. Islam from day one acknowledged this fact and elaborated on every detail of each right and obligation of each member of the Muslim society Muslim […]


Believing in Divine Books of revelation is the third article of the six principles of faith in Islam, which are: Belief in Allah (Creator of heavens and earth), His angels, His Divine Books, His Prophets, The Day of Judgment and Destiny good or bad.  Faith is entirely belief in the unseen. THE MESSENGER (MUHAMMAD) BELIEVES […]


Fantasy: My grandfather loved telling me stories and I loved listening to him telling them.  I was his first granddaughter and he really spoiled me.  Once he was telling me a story about a three headed monster and I asked him “How could it decide which way to go?”  He looked at me for a […]


What is Youth? Youth is the prime time of one’s life. Youth is the time when a human is no more a child but an adult (time of puberty and maximum strength).   It is full of passion, power, drive, desire and energy. Islam takes extra special care of youths as they are the power of […]


Authentication is a modern time obsession. We all worry about forgery of money, credit cards, legal papers, even falsified research methods and conclusions, products, all the way to news, historical events and even literature. We doubt everything nowadays. So, how can we be sure that anything is real? What can lead us to certainty and […]


Allah When one says Allah, he is actually addressing God by his glorious name. In fact, all Arabian Jews, Christians as well as Muslims use ‘Allah” in referral to The All Mighty the One and only God.   Let there be no doubt that the three Abrahamic religions; Judaism, Christianity and Islam which are “monotheistic” […]


WHAT JIHAD IS? The Arabic word “Jihad” comes from the word “Jahada” which means making an effort, struggling or striving. In Islamic Terminology it is explained as every activity and/or movement on the way of Allah (SWT). So, in reality it covers a spectrum of deeds and actions all dedicated for the sole purpose of […]


Interesting question isn’t it? Well, to answer this we’ll go over several steps: Why can Muslim men marry four women? Why can’t Muslim women marry four men? Why can’t women medically marry four men? Let’s begin, First: Muslim men can marry four women according to Islamic Shar’iah. Islam being the final Divine Revelation has to […]


I don’t know about you but I have zero resistance towards a good romance. Here is one that I absolutely adore. A great man of leadership and power loving a smart and beautiful young woman and she loves him back. They had the real thing, love, romance and true happiness. Despite his enormous responsibilities, he […]


According to a comprehensive American study conducted in 2009, the annual growth rate of 2.2 % in number of new Muslims (by birth or conversion) and Guinness World Records in2003 stated that Islam has the highest growth rate among religions of the world. Muslims are 23% of the world population today, so WHY NOT KNOW […]