The story of Ibrahim (Abraham) and Eid Al-Adha

Ibrahim (Peace be upon him) was a pious man, and a true searcher for the truth. His life had been spent on initially searching for the truth and then in following and preaching it. Ibrahim (Peace be upon him) had a dream that he sacrificed his son, Ismael (Peace be upon him). He believed this […]

The First 10 Days of Dhul Hijjah

The month of Dhul Hijjah is one of the holiest periods of the Islamic year SubhanAllah. A month of increased spirituality, we witness two very special events – all in devotion to Allah (SWT). Millions of Muslims across the globe undertake Hajj for the sake of Allah in the holy city of Mecca mash’Allah. On […]

Jesus: A Prophet of God

Muslims Love Jesus Jesus is a figure who is loved and revered by billions of people the world over, yet there is much confusion surrounding the status of this colossal personality. Muslims and Christians both hold Jesus in high regard but view him in very different ways. This article aims to clarify the issues surrounding […]

The Six Articles of Faith

Islam is a natural and complete way of life. The Arabic word “Islam” literally means “submission” to the One True God alone. One who voluntarily surrenders their will to God is called a Muslim, who can be from any racial or ethnic background. A distinguishing feature of Islam, unlike many other religions, is that it […]

Who is Allah?

“And your god is One God. There is no god but He.” Quran 2:163

The Concept of God

There is none Greater than the Creator Is There a God? There are many rational reasons for believing in God. Three simple reasons are described below. Order of the Universe Imagine walking along the beach and finding a watch in the sand. Would you believe that the watch came together by itself? You would not […]

The Concept of Worship in Islam

Any action that Allah is pleased with. Islam’s concept of worship is not restricted to only the five pillars. Worship is an all-inclusive term for any actions that are pleasing to Allah.  Everyday activities can become acts of worship by purifying one’s intention and ensuring one’s actions are in line with God’s guidelines.  Examples include […]

How Do I Know That Qur’an Is From God?

Preservation The Qur’an is the only religious sacred text that has been in circulation for a lengthy period, and yet remains as pure as the day it was revealed. Nothing has been added, removed or modified from it, since its revelation over 1400 years ago. “We have, without doubt, sent down the Message; and We […]

Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him)

You should know this man! Who is Muhammad? (peace be upon him) “Indeed in the Messenger of Allah you have an excellent example to follow for whoever hopes in Allah and the Last Day and remembers Allah much.” Qur’an 33:21 Muslims believe that Muhammad (peace be upon him) is the final Prophet in a long […]