Mawlid

Folders / Mawlid / Ahmet Hakkı Turabi, PhD

Meaning "place and time of birth," the word "mawlid" is used in the Islamic world to express the honored welcoming of Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) to this world. Muslim poets competed with one another to make literary works regarding the Prophet...

read more 10.01.2014, Friday

Discovering the Legacy of Muhammad

Folders / Mawlid / Muhammad Hudayi (Stuart R. Clark)

Strangely, the image that some of the world has of this man is in stark contrast to the vast literature of eyewitness accounts. This is perhaps because when there is ignorance, there is fear and when there is fear, a few words or images let the imagination loose and reality is a poor friend of fantasy.

read more 10.01.2014, Friday

Discussions on Ashura and the Prophet's Family

LastProphet.info offers some videos and links to discussion on Ashura, the historical tragedy of Karbala and how Muslims should understand, and love for the Prophet's Family.

read more 15.11.2013, Friday

The Women Carrying the Legacy of Prophet Muhammad

They are in the forefront of not just the Islamic world, but the entire world including the West. What was the place of women -- who have always been at the center of all religions, political movements and rules placed by philosophies?

read more 08.11.2013, Friday

Smile - A Sunnah and a Way of Life

Folders / Others / Aisha Stacey

Islam was designed by the Creator to be the perfect way of life for humankind thus sometimes the smallest of things can have a big impact...

read more 06.11.2013, Wednesday

The Most Beautiful Names: Asma ul Husna

"Allah" has no dictionary meaning beyond being the essential name of the Almighty Creator, confirmed by the religion of Islam. All other names are known as the Asma ul Husna (the most Beautiful Names...

read more 31.10.2013, Thursday

We Borrow This World From Our Children

Folders / Others / Muhsin Toprak, PhD

We enter a relationship with our natural environment with an awareness produced by our social life

read more 30.10.2013, Wednesday

The Place of The Karbala Incident in The History of Islam and Its Consequences

Folders / Others / Adem Apak, PhD

Iraqis lost the struggle for power that they had started by supporting Ali (a.s.), against the Syrians that were acting under the leadership of Muawiyah (a.s.). As a result of this, the center of the government, and thus the treasury were moved from Kufa to Damascus.

read more 23.10.2013, Wednesday

Imam Abu Hanifa on Thinking Good of Your Neighbour

Imam abu Hanifa asked, “Have you not heard the hadith of the Prophet (may God’s peace and blessings be upon him) wherein he said, “Think good of the believers (Zunnu bi’l-mu’minīna khayran)”?

read more 05.09.2013, Thursday

The Blessing of Serving Others

Folders / Others / Muhammad Hüdayi (Stuart R. Clark)

As God's Mercy extends to all of His creation, the entry point of our service begins with our fellow human beings. Where can we begin serving? What are the basics? Charity begins with your immediate environment.

read more 27.08.2013, Tuesday