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Finality of Prophethood

Finality of Prophethood

By Syed Abul A'la Maududi (b.1903-d.1979) Foreword (by the author) OF all the conspiracies hatched against Islam in modern times, the most dangerous is a false claim to Prophethood made in the beginning of this century (20th century).

26 Aug 2017
Top Tips To Develop Mental Toughness

Top Tips To Develop Mental Toughness

LIVING in a society where being Muslim is regularly likened to being a terrorist and where our culture and way of life is constantly misappropriated and misunderstood can take a real toll on our mental and emotional well being.

02 Feb 2017
Madrasa 1: The Purpose of Education

Madrasa 1: The Purpose of Education

JAWED ANWAR We, humankind, are the earthly viceroys of Allah. "And when thy Lord said unto the angels: Lo! I am about to place a viceroy in the earth (Al Quran-2: 30)." So if the viceroy is not well educated and highly knowledgeable and does not possess wisdom, what will happen to our governance on earth? So, as mentioned in Al Qur'an, everyone should be knowledgeable and educated.

23 Jun 2012
This is Not How Friends Act

This is Not How Friends Act

Omer Bin Abdullah blogger@chaiwhy A Satire on Pakistani Politics Maulana Fazalur Rahman of his eponymous faction of the Jamiat-e Ulema-i Islam (JUI-F) has come down for breakfast in a somber mood, if the word somber describes it. He has not even touched the once piping hot nihari and naan, and the halva and puree laid out by his host, Sen. Muhammad Talha Mahmood, the JUI-F deputy parliamentary leader in the Senate.

14 Aug 2018
A Grade-by-Grade Breakdown of Ontario New S-x-Ed Program

A Grade-by-Grade Breakdown of Ontario New S-x-Ed Program

Grade 1 Children learn to “identify body parts, including genitalia (e.g., penis, testicles, vagina, vulva), using correct terminology.” Grade 3 Children learn to “identify the characteristics of healthy relationships” including “accepting differences, being inclusive.” They will learn to “respect” how “invisible difference” such as “gender identity, sexual orientation…make each person unique.”

01 Mar 2015
 Our Gay-friendly Islamic Leadership (3)

Our Gay-friendly Islamic Leadership (3)

Syed Jawed Anwar After resignation of Dalton McGuinty, Liberal Premier of Ontario, the leadership election of Ontario Liberals was held in 2009. The majority of Muslim liberals voted for Kathleen Wynne. There were few candidates in the race who were adherents of traditional family values. All “others” were rejected by “Muslim Liberals”.

10 Aug 2018
Our Gay-friendly Islamic Leadership (2)

Our Gay-friendly Islamic Leadership (2)

WHEN John Godfrey announced his retirement from politics, the nomination election for the Liberal Party of Canada Don Valley West was held in 2008. Abdul Haq Ingar supported Rob Oliphant, an open gay, same-sex married and international gay activist. He opposed a Muslim nominee candidate Mohammad Ijaz (finished second).

09 Aug 2018
Madrasa 6: The Economy

Madrasa 6: The Economy

JAWED ANWAR WHEN Muslims ruled India, their government never established a separate education department and never appointed salaried teachers. Already established was a tradition where the kings, rulers, and affluent citizens had to establish educational institutions. This system was facilitated with the intention of thawab (as a deed to receive rewards in the life hereafter).

22 Jun 2012
Scrap the K-12 Gender-Killing, Curriculum Resource Guide

Scrap the K-12 Gender-Killing, Curriculum Resource Guide

In Ontario Progressive Conservative (PC) leadership election TV debate, the sex-ed curriculum issue has been highlighted. From the “re-considering” the sex-ed curriculum stance by Doug Ford and Christine Elliot in the beginning, we have arrived at is promises of “repealing” and “scraping” the curriculum by Doug Ford and Tanya Granic Allen.

09 Oct 2018
Our Gay-friendly Islamic Leadership (4)

Our Gay-friendly Islamic Leadership (4)

Syed Jawed Anwar In 2015 parents’ campaign against radical sex-ed curriculum when these Imams came under fierce criticism, they issued a statement on sex-ed curriculum in which they tried to satisfy both government and the community. But they failed. They did not post this statement even to their own website.

12 Aug 2018