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Islam – The Universal Religion

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The Message of Islam and its Universality and Purpose Allah sent Muhammad (peace be upon him) with the true way of worship of Allah and the complete code of law which provides mankind with the most honorable life and takes them to the highest degree a human being can attain. In a period of about twenty-three years, the Prophet (peace ...

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“Umdatul Fiqh” (al umdah) by Ibn Qudamah – Book review

  Umdatul fiqh (al umdah) is an abridged book of fiqh according to the Hanbali madhhab. An abridged book (which was known as matn) was supplemented by commentaries, footnotes, and notes written in the margins. These books were meant to be decisive and easy to memorize by the students of knowledge; they served as a code. The book “Umdatul fiqh” ...

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Dua after Adhan (call to salah or prayer)

Are you aware of the Dua after Adhan? Every time we hear Azan or Adhan (the call to salah or prayer), most of us do not know what to do. Do you know that there is a Dua after Adhan that has been taught to to us in Islam. It has been legislated in Islam that whenever muadhin pronounces the ...

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Sheikh Muhammad Raees Nadwi (1937 to 2009) – Biography

The following is a brief biography of Sheikh Muhammad Raees Nadwi (الشيخ محمد رئس الندوي) [1937/1356 to 2009/1430], the great muhaddith of our times: Many people come and go in this world but there are some whom Allah empowers with exceptional skills and extraordinary intelligence. Such people tend to bring a great revolution in their field, particularly when the field ...

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Random checks at immigration for Muslims in America returning from other countries

As-Salaamu’Alaikum Wa-Rahmatullaahi Wa-Barakaatuh! Dear Readers, Topic of Discussion: Muslims in America are now being forced to go through random immigration checks. There have been several reports on individuals traveling to US subjected to random checks at the borders. The random checks have been there for a while now. But the added check is request of social media and email account ...

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Qari Sheikh Idrees Abkar – Short Biography

Idress Abkar, a well known name in the world of Quran recitation, is a qari you must learn about. His recitations are listened to around the world and they come among some of the world’s best Quranic recitations. His duas are also very famous and most viewed online. His Birth & Studies Sheikh Idrees Abkar was born in 1975 (1395 ...

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