Abdul-Hakim Murad at Rihla
Lastprophet.Info / Interviews / From the Editor

So we should learn not to count the odds, that Allah is ghalibun ala amri, He is in charge over the entire universe. He is the Author, the Beginning and End of all things.

Monday, July 22, 2013

Imam Jamal Zahabi at Rihla 2013
Lastprophet.Info / Interviews / From the Editor

Rabbaniya has to be followed in...

Monday, July 22, 2013

Forty Prophetic Sayings in Forty Cartoons: Islam and Humor
Lastprophet.Info / Interviews / Editor

Having compiled 40 Prophetic sayings through 40 cartoons, Turkish artist Hasan Aycın reflects every area of life in his intricate drawings, about the limits of humor, about the concepts of humor in the West and the East and the differences between the two, and about how Islam views humor.

Monday, July 1, 2013

Questions and Answers from Director Majid Majidi
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World renowned director Majid Majidi was part of LastProphet.info Web Portal’s 2013 Seerah Workshop, which was organized under the theme of “Seerah and Visuality.” During the question and answer period of the workshop, Majidi spoke about his artistic life and his new film on the life of the Messenger of Allah (p.b.u.h.)

Monday, May 13, 2013

What non-Muslims know about the Prophet Muhammad
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Lastprophet.info asked members of different faith traditions living in Turkey about their views, knowledge and feelings about the Prophet Muhammad, with some interesting results.

Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Seyyed Hossein Nasr on Modernity, Practice of Faith & Spirituality
Lastprophet.Info / Interviews / Ahsen Utku - Zeynep Alp

The Qur’an says that submission to God begins with Adam who was the first Prophet. And that’s why the word islam is used in the Qur’an even before the Qur’anic revelation, centuries before the Qur’an was revealed in the first century A.H. in Mecca to the Prophet (a.s.).

Wednesday, March 2, 2011

The Lens of Islam: An Interview with Peter Sanders
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In the first edition of The 500 Most Influential Muslims published in 2009 by Georgetown University's The Prince Alwaleed Bin Talaal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding and The Royal Islamic Strategic Studies Centre, Peter Sanders is described..

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Mecca and Medina through the Lens of Aerial Photographer Orhan Durgut
Lastprophet.Info / Interviews / Ayşe Nur Tüfekçi

Aerial photographer Orhan Durgut, who has photographed many different places around the world and who has become prominent with his works on the cities of Mecca and Medina in recent years, shared his impressions about the Holy Lands.

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Seeing the Prophet through the details: Tariq Ramadan
Lastprophet.Info / Interviews / Ahsen Utku

Be it for the West or for Muslims themselves, the best way to understand and introduce the Prophet of Islam is to refer back to his lifestyle, not to study his life through the major events that took place, but to study the small details that made up his personality.

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

"A Narrative of Justice for All": Editor of Muslim Lifestyle Magazine Emel on the Life of Prophet Muhammad
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Daughter of the successful modeling agency owner who introduced models like Naomi Campbell to the world of fame, Sarah Joseph (OBE) is the CEO and Editor of the UK’s Emel - the first ever Muslim lifestyle magazine. She is also a writer and broadcaster on Islam and is recognized as the world’s 500 most influential Muslims"...

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

"Let's talk sweeter than candy": Reflections of a Local Culture
Lastprophet.Info / Interviews / Editor

We understand from our interview with Cafer Erol that respect for the Prophet was not limited to religious ceremonies, but also appeared frequently in the fine details of daily life. Giving happiness to children with candy wrapped in handkerchiefs out of respect for Muhammad is just one small example of this.

Sunday, November 21, 2010

‘Acts of Worship slow down time'
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Professor Kemal Sayar, a psychiatrist and professor of literature, discusses his book Yavaşla (Slow Down) in which he presents worship as a unique means to slow down in an ever-fast-paced modern world, and to engender a brand-new dimesion of time connecting them with the eternal.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Lastprophet.info Asked People about Prophet Muhammad
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What does Prophet Muhammad remind you of? If you had a chance to meet Prophet Muhammad what would you ask? What kind of a vehicle would Prophet Muhammad use if He lived today? How would Prophet Muhammad dress if He lived today? Lastprophet.info asked people about Prophet Muhammad. Here are their surprising answers...

Thursday, October 28, 2010

Finding the Prophet in His People
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Ingrid Mattson, Professor of  Islamic Studies at Hartford Seminary and President of the Islamic Society of North America, compares the attitudes of Western and Islamic civilizations towards visual representation and relates to us how a perfect representation of the Prophet can be found among Muslims.

Monday, October 25, 2010

A Project that Enlightens History
Lastprophet.Info / Interviews / Zeynep Alp

Founder and Chairman of the Foundation for Science, Technology and Civilization, Professor Salim T. S. Al-Hassani, discusses the 1001 Inventions global educational initiative promoting awareness of a thousand years of scientific and cultural achievements of Muslim civilisation.

Friday, October 1, 2010

The Message of Prophet Muhammad to the 21st Century
Lastprophet.Info / Interviews / Ahsen Utku

I would say that it would be very interesting and important to try to relate the message of Prophet Muhammad to contemporary times. Today’s contemporary man is in search of the values: what are the values in life? In that sense, the hadith of the Prophet can serve as a very important source of inspiration.

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

21st Century will be the century of Spiritual Revolution
Lastprophet.Info / Interviews / Ahsen Utku

Record this very well: we said on the 28th of Ramadan 1431, on the 6th of September 2010, that the 21st century will witness a spiritual revolution in the world, and Islam is going to be the avant-garde for this spiritual revolution.

Friday, September 17, 2010

عن أبي هُرَيْرَةَ ـ رضى الله عنه قَالَ:
قَبَّلَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صلى الله عليه وسلم الْحَسَنَ بْنَ عَلِيٍّ وَعِنْدَهُ الأَقْرَعُ بْنُ حَابِسٍ التَّمِيمِيُّ جَالِسًا‏.‏ فَقَالَ الأَقْرَعُ إِنَّ لِي عَشَرَةً مِنَ الْوَلَدِ مَا قَبَّلْتُ مِنْهُمْ أَحَدًا‏.‏ فَنَظَرَ إِلَيْهِ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صلى الله عليه وسلم ثُمَّ قَالَ ‏"‏ مَنْ لاَ يَرْحَمُ لاَ يُرْحَمُ ‏"‏‏
God's Messenger kissed Al-Hasan bin Ali (his grandchild) while Al-Aqra' bin Habis At-Tamim was sitting beside him. Al-Aqra said, "I have ten children and I have never kissed anyone of them", God's Messenger cast a look at him and said, "Whoever is not merciful to others will not be treated mercifully." (Bukhari, Good Manners and Form (Al-Adab), 18)


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