The Mawlid of al-Barzanji

Celebration of the Prophet's birth from Cape Town...

read more 27.01.2015, Tuesday

Mosque attacks in Sweden

An arson attack on a mosque...

read more 30.12.2014, Tuesday

Albanian Mawlid

The unique recitation of a Mawlid in the Albanian...

read more 30.12.2014, Tuesday

How are we to realize the Mawlid?

Folders / Mawlid / Fatma Bayram

The word mawlid is defined...

read more 10.01.2014, Friday

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

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