September 2013

Letters

Letters to the Editor

On weak Ahadith, ‘Talaq’, Dreams, Accidents, Mawdudi and more.

Editorial

A Stone so Heavy

You discover God through His signs; except that you do not have to go looking for signs leading to God. The signs dance before you.

The Hadith

On the Sense of Accountability that Taqwa Generates

(1) It is related by Abdullah bin Masud that the Apostle of God said: “On the Last Day (when people will be brought… more »
The Qur’an

Verses from Surah Al-Anbiya’ (23-29)

[23] He is not questioned for what He does, but they shall be questioned.32 Commentary 32. That is, He does what He will. At… more »
Society

Ya Habibi!: A Personal Account from a Martyr’s Wife

Presented hereunder is a personal, moving, account of Asmaa Hussein, a Muslim wife who lost her husband as one in the hundreds of innocent casualties

Obituary

Islamic Luminary al-Sumait’s Death ‘a Big Loss for Ummah’

The man who helped thousands of Africans understand and embrace Islam, constructed 5,700 mosques and four universities in Africa, passed away on Thursday, 15th August 2013.

Reflection

Islamophobe Converts To Islam

Former leading member of far-right Dutch politician Geert Wilders’ party Arnoud Van Doorn converts to Islam.

Analysis

Noam Chomsky is in denial about 9/11

During a recent interview on Democracy Now, Noam Chomsky stated that he believes Osama bin Laden was probably behind the attacks of September 11, 2001.

News Flashes

Flashes from the Muslim World

INDIA OIC urged to pressure Dhaka An Indian Muslim leader has called on the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) to pressure Bangladesh to… more »
Children’s Column

YMD Children’s Column

The Qur’an for Young Hearts – 41 Important Notes 1:The translation of the Qur’an being presented here is interpretative. It is meant for… more »