A Brief Introduction to Islam

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Islam is a comprehensive way of life (in Arabic, Din). Islam means "submission," referring to surrender and submission to the One...

Why Do Muslims Worship Allah?

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم While almost every other religious tradition is in decline, Muslim religiosity is actually on the rise. Globally Muslims are growing closer...

Ibn Al-Jawzi’s Warning on the Great Trap

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْمِ Introduction Praise be to الله‎ (Allah), Lord of the Worlds. The Hereafter is for the pious, and there is no enmity save...

Saving the World: An Important Message for All Muslim Women

By Mawlānā Khalīl-ur-Raḥmān Sajjād Nu’mānī Translated by Mufti Abdullah Moolla I want to touch on a number of essential points for practical implementation. I am requesting...

Effectively Investing in Mosques: Architecture vs. Human Value

Can we design a mosque without a minaret? I recall this discussion from Architecture school. The discipline is about standing out to impress, emphasizing visual...

The ‘Ulamā’ Are Like the Stars

By Shaykh Muḥammad ‘Awwāmah ḥafiẓahullāh Translated by Mufti Abdullah Moolla Sayyidunā Anas Ibn Mālik raḍiyallāhu ‘anhu reports that Rasūlullāh ṣallallāhu ‘alayhi wa sallam said, “The example...

Is Studying the Natural Sciences Virtuous for Muslims? Sh Muhammad `Awwamah Explains

By Shaykh Muḥammad ‘Awwāmah ḥafiẓahullāh Translated by: Mufti Abdullah Moolla Shaykh Muḥammad ‘Awwāmah ḥafiẓahullāh is considered the grand Muḥaddith of our time. He is from the...