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 […]


The Arabic word “Shari’ah” literally means “a path, a way or a fresh water hole that all livings can drink from”. In Islamic-terminology, it refers to the legal system of Islam that regulates the relationship between man and his God (Allah in Arabic language), himself, his fellow man, all creations and the world around him. […]


First: What is Taqiyyah? Linguistically: it is to protect. Technically: it is presenting outwardly something that is different from what one believes inwardly. Second: What does it mean in Islam? To the mainstream Islamists; Ahl as-Sunnah wa’l-Jamaa‘ah (Sunnis): Taqiyyah – as an idea or concession is to be used only in extreme circumstances and on […]