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Sirajuddin Ajmal: An Exceptional Personality

In today’s world two thing matter – money and power. These two factors usually make people arrogant, boastful, and out of reach of… more »

Al-Zarqali: Astronomer and Inventor of Clocks

Al-Zarqali, also called Arzachel in the West, was an early Muslim polymath from Spain – an astronomer and engineer – whose discoveries and… more »

Mus`ab b. `Umayr

Today, in the 21st century, how far are you ready to go for what you believe in?

Aminah bint Mihsan: An Early Immigrant

Among the early immigrants who left Makkah for Madinah when persecution of the Muslims in Makkah reached its peak.

Who are the Nusayrîs? Are they Muslims or Unbelievers?

The Nusayriyyah sect is attributed to Muhammad b. Nusayr al-Basrî, a slave of Banî Numayr, originally from Persia, from Khuzistân.

Muslims of Tibet

Tibetan Muslims continue to cherish their hybrid identity which combines the Islamic faith and Tibetan traditions.

An Afghan Reformist

Sakena Yacoobi is relentlessly pursuing the cause of education and health in war-torn Afghanistan.

Death of a Science Icon: Maryam Mirzakhani (1977-2017)

“Maryam Mirzakhani’s death is a big loss and shock to the mathematical community worldwide…”

Seyyed Hossein Nasr

The following from this article – “the quest for knowledge, specifically knowledge which enables man to understand the true nature of things and… more »

`Abd al-Rahman b. `Awf (d. 31 H)

A Companion of the Prophet (s.a.w) and one of the ten who were explicitly promised paradise.

Umm `Atiyyah, the Teenager Believer

An Ansari woman who embraced Islam and became a believer before the Prophet’s (s.a.w) immigration to Madinah.

Mahmood Khan: A Freedom Fighter

The struggle for India’s independence brought into limelight iconic leaders and brave heroes whom we honour.

Ummaland.com: A Pioneering Vision in Muslim Social Networks

Co-founded by Maruf Yusupov and Jamoliddin Daliyev

Remembering Maryam Jameelah

Muslims privileged to have known her and her contributions, will mourn her passing with the ‘To God we belong and to Him is our return’ refrain on their lips, their hearts.

An American Woman on the Hajj (Part-1)

This essay by the American journalist, Michael Jansen, written in 1974, is a remarkable account of a new Muslim convert’s first impressions of the practical tour of Islam’s faith-universe: the Hajj.