Being a good guest is an advisable thing in all religions. But when it comes to Muslim houses, it will be a little bit different to be a good guest in terms of customs and religious traditions. Below is some advice you should be aware of to keep your Muslim host happy and your visit […]


According to Muslims, Ramadan is the most important month in the year. In this month, God forgives all sins of whoever fast it because of faith and seeking his reward from Allah. Fasting in Ramadan is one of the Five Pillars of Islam, so one’s faith cannot be complete without fulfilling it. The month of […]


To veil or to wear Hijab literally means to cover or to screen. The term “Hijab” can also be used to refer to the seclusion of women from men in the public sphere. Although it encompasses  more than just a dress code, the term Hijab has become interchangeable with the word scarf. Why Hijab? Some […]


In Islam, God and His prophet Muhammad recommended Muslims to preserve their life as much as possible. Even if such preservation in some cases involves the commission of a sin. The purpose of the Islamic sharia is for human to achieve happiness in this world and the hereafter. The Islamic Sharia was mainly made to […]


Jihad in the media has become a controversial issue. Explanation of Jihad is conflicting, and much debate centers upon interpretation of its true meaning and forms. Although the word “Jihad” is elaborated more than 1400 years ago, till now it is still a foggy term.    “Jihad” is an Arabic word which means the act […]


Many people complain regarding their inability to overcome their life problems, to carry out their resolve, and to work right to the end until their goal is accomplished. Although there is motivation, wisdom, resources, and capability existence, they let distractions overpower them. Such distractions are great obstacles that shake Muslim strength to stay firm. About […]


Do Christians and Muslims have the same God? Is the name Allah as for the common suggestion by Christians in the West simply is the Arabic meaning of “Satan”? Thousands of years before prophet Muhammad was born, Arab Christians and Jews were already referring to God as Allah, and millions continue to do so today.  Allah […]


People are  influenced by mass media  more than what they think. Media reach a large number of public, the major ones are newspapers, television and the Internet. News today has to do with what people want to hear, not particularly what is worthwhile or even accurate. Knowing the truth has become something boring nowadays       […]


In 2010, Doctor Michael Mosley made a documentary, which aired on BBC, named “Eat, Fast and Live Longer”. He wanted to make a few changes to his life in order to live longer, lose weight and stay young. Therefore, he went through exploring and searching new ways of diets. He started trying different kinds of […]