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Tributes to man who led the restoration of Britain's first mosque in Liverpool dies

By Neil Docking
The man who led the restoration of Britain’s first mosque in Liverpool has died – just two weeks after achieving his dream.

Dr Mohammad Akbar Ali, 92, set up the Abdullah Quilliam Society in 1997, with the intention of restoring the Grade II listed building at Brougham Terrace off West Derby Road, Kensington to […]

By |July 8th, 2014|Common Ground, External Links|0 Comments

Why Muslims Fast

Why Muslims Fast?

By |July 7th, 2014|Fasting, On Faith|0 Comments
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    Islam in America

    Explore the relationship between Islam and America through a Multimedia Interview with Imam Khalid Griggs. History of Muslims in America. Of all the faiths practiced in the United States, Islam is the fastest growing, the most questioned and the least understood. Who are the American Muslims? When did they start coming to the US, where […]

Islam in America

Explore the relationship between Islam and America through a Multimedia Interview with Imam Khalid Griggs.

History of Muslims in America.
Of all the faiths practiced in the United States, Islam is the fastest growing, the most questioned and the least understood. Who are the American Muslims? When did they start coming to the US, where did they […]

By |July 7th, 2014|Muslim Heritage, North America|17 Comments
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    Cordoba: A City of Light

    By Salman Yazdani   Located in the Iberian Peninsula, Cordoba was one of the prominent centers of learning and culture in the enlightened Muslim world.  While the rest of Europe was going through its dark ages, this was the most prosperous and sophisticated metropolis in the continent.  It was the capital of Muslim Spain, spanning […]

Cordoba: A City of Light

By Salman Yazdani

 

Located in the Iberian Peninsula, Cordoba was one of the prominent centers of learning and culture in the enlightened Muslim world.  While the rest of Europe was going through its dark ages, this was the most prosperous and sophisticated metropolis in the continent.  It was the capital of Muslim Spain, spanning the region […]

By |July 2nd, 2014|Europe, Muslim Heritage, Muslim World|3 Comments
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    Fasting, an Introduction

    Ælfwine Mischler Fasting the lunar month of Ramadan is such an important Pillar of Islam that Muslims believe that if one dies without having made up the missed fasts, the guardian (or heir) must make them up, for they are a debt owed to God. Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) said, “Whoever […]

Fasting, an Introduction

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Fasting the lunar month of Ramadan is such an important Pillar of Islam that Muslims believe that if one dies without having made up the missed fasts, the guardian (or heir) must make them up, for they are a debt owed to God.

Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) said, “Whoever observes fasts […]

By |July 2nd, 2014|Fasting, On Faith|0 Comments
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    Ramadan at College

    Fasting in the month of Ramadan at college can be both a challenging and rewarding experience. Juggling school work and exams along with personal goals and extra worship might be both stressful and frustrating at times. Yet, the ambience created by the presence of fellow Muslims becomes both heartening and spiritually uplifting. “It is more […]

Ramadan at College

Fasting in the month of Ramadan at college can be both a challenging and rewarding experience. Juggling school work and exams along with personal goals and extra worship might be both stressful and frustrating at times. Yet, the ambience created by the presence of fellow Muslims becomes both heartening and spiritually uplifting.

“It is more encouraging […]

By |July 2nd, 2014|Fasting, Social Ties|0 Comments

Ramadan, Day 4: Eating Haves and Have Nots

By Sohaib N. Sultan
Recently, a friend offered a social commentary that really stuck with me. He said, “You know there’s something wrong when too many people in the world are dying because of starvation and, at the same time, too many people are dying because of overeating.”

It reminded me of a simple yet quite profound […]

By |July 1st, 2014|Common Ground, External Links|0 Comments

As Muslims celebrate Ramadan, Islam grows in Brevard

By J.D. Gallop
Nearly 30 years ago, being Muslim in Melbourne meant quietly gathering in the living rooms of apartments for a moment of prayer or having to explain what sounded like a foreign, exotic religion to strangers.

There were no masjids — worship centers — for children to learn Arabic or shops like those found in […]

By |July 1st, 2014|Common Ground, External Links|0 Comments
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    Ramadan: The Month of Fasting

    877-WHY-ISLAM Brochure. Request a copy View in PDF In the Name of God, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Fasting is a common form of worship among the various religions across the world. Its spiritual benefits are widely recognized even though its frequency, practice and duration may differ from faith to faith. Islam places great […]

Ramadan: The Month of Fasting

877-WHY-ISLAM Brochure.

Request a copy View in PDF

In the Name of God, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful

Fasting is a common form of worship among the various religions across the world. Its spiritual benefits are widely recognized even though its frequency, practice and duration may differ from faith to faith. Islam places great importance on […]

By |June 29th, 2014|Brochures Online, Fasting, On Faith|1 Comment

What Jesus (pbuh) said about Fasting

by Imam Shabir Ally
The Gospel of Matthew shows that Jesus “fasted forty days and forty nights” (Matthew 4:21). The Gospel of Luke adds the detail that “in those days he did eat nothing: and when they were ended, he afterward hungered” (Luke 4:2). Since Jesus fasted, his true followers will also fast, if they indeed […]

By |June 29th, 2014|Common Ground, Fasting, Jesus (Peace Be Upon Him)|2 Comments