August 2007


Letters to the Editor

On the prophet’s picture


Mighty Kings and Humble Flies

It is reported that a mighty king sat, surrounded by, as usual, officials in due submission, or rather, in abject humbleness, speaking out in all decorum when asked, but wishing not to speak, in fear that an inadvertent word,

The Qur’an

Verses from Surah Ibrahim (28-36)

[28] Have you considered those who exchanged Allah’s blessings with disbelief and led their people to the Abode of ruin?55 Commentary 55. The… more »
The Hadith

Performance 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 »
Story Essay

First Principles (Part 2)

The July 2007 issue of Young Muslim Digest carried the first part of this story essay in which the Muslim protagonist, Max,


‘Islam: The Only Solution to Terrorism’ – Harun Yahya Speaks to Young Muslim Digest (Part-I)

Adnan Oktar is a prominent Turkish intellectual whose pen name – Harun Yahya – is formed from the names ‘Harun’ (Aaron) and ‘Yahya’ (John) in the esteemed memory of the two


I have a Bee in My Bonnet – or Hijab to be More Precise!

On an almost daily basis there are horrific stories pouring out of Tunisia about how the state police are ripping off the hijabs of women living there.


The First War of Indian Independence: Recounting Untold History 150 Years On

The 1857 revolt, which had forged an unshakable unity amongst Hindus and Muslims, was an important milestone in our freedom struggle – providing


Alternative Careers after High School – (Part I)

Given the fact that in our country the pass percentage of students in 10th & 12th std exams averages at 55 – 60 % and in this, at least 50% secure marks between 45 to 60%,