May 2015

Editorial

The Devil’s Net

Social sites are dominated by free-thinkers, atheists and the gay. These sites help the youth cut off their elders from themselves.

Letters

Letters to the Editor | May 2015

On knowledge-hungry Non-Muslims, Eunuchs, Bank Interest, Child Marriage, and more…

The Qur’an

Verses from Surah al-Hajj (65 -73)

Tafsir and Commentary from Ishraq Al Ma’ani

The Hadith

On Doing Good and Helping Out Each Other

Authentic Ahadith with Commentary

Children’s Column

Children’s Column May 2015

The Qur’an for Young Hearts – Surah Al Baqarah

News Flashes

Flashes from the Muslim World

Thousands take part in Qur’an competition, Islamic world risks disintegration, and more…

Interview

Women’s Islamic Education: In Discussion with the Director, Al-Hidāyah Academy, Bangalore

Good Madrasas for young women which have a rational approach and have English as the medium of instruction, is a crying need within our Muslim society today.

Event

‘Intellectual Crisis of the Muslim Ummah’ – International Conclave at AMU

The outcome of the two-day event brings an interesting summary of how Muslims see themselves today and how they would like to be seen in the future.

Morality

Difference of Opinion

A difference of opinion indicates interest and commitment. Not stupidity and ignorance. Only the interested and committed, disagree.

Opinion

Intellectual Crisis of the Muslim Ummah

A delegate’s outlook on, and presentation at, the International Conference on ‘Intellectual Crisis of Muslim Ummah: Rethinking Traditional Solutions’.

Art & Architecture

Islamic Art of North Karnataka

Royal patronage played an important role in the making of Islamic art, as it has in the arts of other culture.

History

The First of the Four: Caliph Abu Bakr Al-Siddiq (Part 2)

The second installment of a new series on the lives of the first four Rightly Guided Caliphs of Islam.