December 2008

Letters

Letters to the Editor

On embracing islam, another love story, tahirul quadri, working as accountant and more…

Editorial

Chapter One

Human beings are much more complicated than the immensely complicated computers they design. Computers are never contradictory, evasive, unpredictable, illogical, or dishonest

The Qur’an

Verses from Surah al-Nahl (68-69)

[68] And your Lord inspired the bees100 that, `you take (unto yourselves) houses101 among the mountains, trees, and what they build.102 Commentary 100.… more »
The Hadith

On Being Respected for One’s Good Deeds

Narrates Abu Dharr al-Ghiffari: “Once, it was enquired from the Apostle of God: ‘What is the command about a man who does a… more »
Poem

Imaan: Perfection of Man

The poem presented hereunder was ranked third at the International Poetry Awards Contest (May 2008) conducted by the US-based Islamic Writers Alliance.

Essay Contest

The Shade of Death: A Critical Reading of Sayyid Qutb

In December 2008, Young Muslim Digest inviteds its readers to offer serious critique of this article by UMEJ BHATIA,