Islamic Calligraphy

A little taste of an Islamic Art The Glorious Quran was revealed to Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be on him) in the seventh century of the Christian Era (610 CE - 632 CE). The revelations came to the Prophet through the angel Gabriel. For the past fourteen centuries, Muslims [...]

2017-12-01T00:19:31+00:00December 2nd, 2014|Heritage, Muslim Heritage|

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 [...]

2017-12-01T00:20:07+00:00July 7th, 2014|Muslim Heritage, North America|

Heritage

United States of America - Home of over 6 Million Muslims. "If there is much misunderstanding in the West about the nature of Islam, there is also much ignorance about the debt our own culture and civilisation owe to the Islamic world. It is a failure, which [...]

2017-12-01T00:21:50+00:00June 25th, 2010|Heritage, Muslim World|

My Journey to Islam

Conversion to Islam among African-Americans is a significant feature of American Islamic life. In spite of a generally negative portrayal by the U.S. media, Islam is rapidly gaining converts in the U.S. One such conversion was that of African-American writer Steven Barboza. Read below an account of his conversion, titled, [...]

2018-01-05T03:45:49+00:00June 4th, 2010|Jihad, North America|