Many people see Eid al-Adha as a barbaric festival in which Muslims are just thirsty for the blood of animals. But is that true? Let’s first discover what does “Qurban” or slaughtering an animal mean? After the days of Muslims’ Pilgrimage, which are full of total obedience and worship to God (the Creator of the […]


     In a few days, Muslims will take to the streets and squares in multitudes, filling them up with chants of “Allahu Akbar” (Greatness to Allah). Muslims are rejoicing at what Allah has bestowed upon them of His bounty, and what He has guided them to perform ordained ibadat (worships). As it’s known, fasting is […]


After I went to high school, my standards regarding everything have changed. I remember one co. from my elementary school once told me she couldn’t believe how deep I’ve changed. I met new friends, they were those plastic girls group of high school. I have no idea how I gathered with this type of girls, […]


Reading the Qur’an for the first time is a challenge to non-Muslims.  It’s not an easy task. So, here are ten beneficial tips for non-Muslims on how to go about reading and understanding the Qur’an for the first time.   One: The Qur’an is made easy to read, understand and remember by Allah Allah states […]


Abraham (peace be upon him) is a key figure in history, an honored and respected prophet by many of today’s major religions: Islam, Judaism and Christianity. These are all called Abrahamic religions, but did Abraham have three religions, or only one? What was Abraham’s religion? What was his creed and what did he call for? […]


People have many disagreements in this life. Disagreements in nearly all matters that you can think of. Yet, one of the facts that no one can deny is the same fact that most ignore. This makes you wonder; why do people ignore such a critical fact in our lives? And are you conscious and preparing […]


Being in love is so much like being under magic of a sorcerer, it’s not only that we’re blind, but also it’s almost like worship, sometimes we obey everything our loved ones say, even if it’s against our minds and hearts, even if it’s going to embarrass us, even if it’s going to hurt someone […]


Mohamed Salah. Who is he? Mohamed Salah Ghaly or “Mo Salah”; as he’s worldwide known now; is a Muslim Egyptian professional footballer, born on 15th June 1992 in Nagrig, Basyoun, Gharbia, Egypt.  He plays as a forward for the English Club Liverpool and the Egyptian National Team.  He is a part of a phenomenon called “Muslim […]


Before Islam, the Arabian community used to drink alcohol aggressively. They were true addicts to it. To them, it was like tea; that’s how often they drank it. And it was from Allah’s (the Creator of Heaven and Earth) wisdom to deal with such an issue gradually. Otherwise, they would have abandoned the whole religion. […]


What an idea! How cruel it is to realize that you don’t belong where you think you belong! How cruel it is to realize that you’ll die and be buried in a grave! How cruel it is to realize that you can simply die now, tomorrow or just two seconds away! How cruel it is […]


One day, I was in Salah Al-din citadel standing in the Islamic library to give foreigners free books about Islam. Someone came and said, “I want to ask you a question but please answer me frankly. “ I said, “Yes, sure I will do.”  He said “Why are you standing here calling for your religion? […]


How many quotes are there that describe good manners? How many articles? How many books? Lots and lots; all trying to deliver the image of a perfect world. Prophet Muhammad PBUH (Peace be upon him) once said that he has been honored over other prophets and messengers by some characteristics, and one of them is […]