This reference tool, which is a humble attempt to place before the English-speaking Muslim children a number of basic Islamic teachings and concepts, is primarily aimed at children of age ten years and over and presents topics in an easy-to-use alphabetical format. It also covers a wide range of top..
Istanbul, the city of a hundred mosques, has a long and fascinating history. For more than a thousand years, the city was known as Constantinople - capital of the Byzantine Empire. Its capture, predicted by the prophet Muhammad, was realized in 1453 when the city fell to the Ottoman sultan, Mehmet I..
Certain youth had the fortunate opportunity of being raised in the city of Al-Madinah during the lifetime of the Prophet Muhammad (S). They witnessed Islam grow from its first days and were instilled with strong faith at very young ages. One of these auspicious personalities was Abdullah bin 'Umar (..
Struggle for Equality is a story of the Prophet's Companion, Abu Dhar Al-Gifari -(RadhiaAllahu'anhu). He was a very special man, even among his companions. The story of his acceptance of Islam and his struggles for the cause of Islam are unforgettably unique. From the very moment that he embraced Is..
The Prophet Muhammad (S) publicly named ten men who he himself guaranteed would be in Paradise in the hereafter. One of these fortunate men was Abu 'Ubaidah bin Al-Jarrah (R). He was one of amongst who accept Islam in its early days in Makkah. He took part in the migrations to Ethiopia and Al-Madina..
"The subject of Walaa' (affection) for believers and Baraa' (aversion) with disbelievers is one of the most important religious issues which is related to the Articles of Faith. Lack of this matter will certainly lead to coming out of the fold of Islam. Unfortunately, the majority of Muslims nowaday..
Ali bin Abi Talib (R) was one of the early people who believed in the religion of Islam while still a boy. He lived in the Prophet's house and imitated him in all he did, led a humble life till the last moment of his life. The Prophet loved him very dearly. He took him as his brother in Islam. He pr..
Ribaa is forbidden because Allah has forbidden it 11. What Allah has forbidden does not benefit mankind 12. Ribaa is a prohibited type of transaction 13. Qiiyaas is only, allowed where there are no texts in the Qur'an or Sunnah 14. Ribaa is forbidden any way you look at it 15. Allah has allowe..
"One of the earliest converts to Islam and supporters of Prophet Muhammad(saw) was his cousin Az-Zubairbin AI-'Awwam He accepted Islam when he was only fifteen years old, in spite of the small number of Muslims at that time. He grew up to be a great hero and warrior for the cause of the Muslims. He ..
The book is called Beyond Mere Christianity for two reasons. First, in response to C.S. Lewis' influential 1952 work, Mere Christianity, which stands as a masterpiece of Christian apologetics. The second reason, perhaps less obvious, is that a case can be made, based on current, responsible Gospel s..
"This book is about the lives of those noble Companions and Commanders who led the Islamic forces in the violent and strife-torn arenas of conflict against the Kuffar (disbelievers). They struck terror in the hearts of the enemy and the strong forts and palaces of Caesar and Chosroes trembled before..