February 2007


Letters to the Editor

On suggestions and criticisms, doctors and dead saints, the sons of islam, QTV and many more…


Lost and Found

Back in 1932 – Iraq was carved by the colonial powers out of an Ottoman province. (Before the carving, Kuwait was part of the province). The British-installed rulers of Iraq were soon assassinated.

The Qur’an

Verses from Surah al-Ra’d (28-34)

[28] Those who have believed, and whose hearts find comfort in Allah’s remembrance; and lo, in Allah’s remembrance do hearts find comfort.56 Commentary… more »
The Hadith

On the Importance of Salah

Provided hereunder is a selection of ahadith from the Ma’ariful Hadith by Mawlana Manzoor No’mani as translated by Muhammad Asif Kidwai under the… more »

Mercy for Mankind

The following poem, written during the height of the controversy surrounding the Danish cartoons defaming the personality of Prophet Muhammad, won a special award at an


The Day the Black Bull Died!

Every head that is cut off to terrorize only strengthens the resolve that injustice must be removed from the face of the earth.


Nutrition: The Islamic Perspective

Allah created man (Adam) from a handful of dust that He took from all over the earth and, therefore, any replacement for wear and tear in the human body should be obtained from the