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Madrasah: The Intellectual History of Muslim India

Madrasah: The Intellectual History of Muslim India

This is a series of columns for the understanding of the history of centuries old Madrasah and Islamic Education System in South Asian perspective published in Muslims Weekly, New York, USA in a series of the weekly Column “Personal Notes in 2004.”

25 Jun 2012
What Good Friends Should Tell You

What Good Friends Should Tell You

Yvonne Ridley IT IS becoming increasingly clear that the view from this side of the Atlantic is quite different to what most Americans see but despite our differences - let's not go into the US destruction of our common language! - we remain in a special relationship, good friends and strong allies.

07 Feb 2018
Muhammad Ali: America’s Proud Muslim Son

Muhammad Ali: America’s Proud Muslim Son

By Dr ABIDULLAH GHAZI THE death of Muhammad Ali on June 3, 2016 was neither sudden nor unexpected, given his long struggle with Parkinson’s. Yet its news was still received by America and the world with great sadness and grief. In fact Muhammad Ali’s story is not only that of a Muslim African-American hero, but the story of America itself.

13 Jul 2016
Can Islam Accommodate Homosexuality? Quranic Revisionism and the Case of Scott Kugle

Can Islam Accommodate Homosexuality? Quranic Revisionism and the Case of Scott Kugle

Mobeen Vaid The Cities of Sodom and Gomorrah: The Prophet Lut ( Lot. as) lived at the same time as the Prophet Abraham (as) and was sent as a Messenger to a neighbouring tribe to the Prophet Abraham (as). That tribe, according to the Qur'an, practiced a perversion never before seen in the world: homosexuality. When the Prophet Lut (as) told the people to abandon one of the greatest sins and delivered to them the message of Allah, they rejected him. They denied that he was a Prophet and continued with their

10 Nov 2016
Muslims’ Protection

Muslims’ Protection

THE word “Protection” may lead oneself to Ayat ul Krsi, or any supplication (recitation) or tawiz protection (written text) from the Quran or Sunnah. Yes! There are very powerful words in the Quran and Hadith that help in protecting oneself from evils and enemies. It is Allah’s order to ask him to protect us and He promises to fulfill it. No one can deny its importance. It is a Muslim’s daily routine and habit by means of faith.

31 Dec 2015
Gender Genocide in Canada-7: Dealing With Public Schools

Gender Genocide in Canada-7: Dealing With Public Schools

Syed Jawed Anwar We will not recommend parents to send their children to public-funded schools of Ontario, Canada (or anywhere in North America) for the reasons given in my various articles on this issue. You can choose anything from home schooling, private, and religious schooling to avoid public schooling.

26 Dec 2017
Prophet Muhammad’s Methodology of Revolution

Prophet Muhammad’s Methodology of Revolution

THE Qur’anic verses revealed on Prophet Muhammadﷺ in the first thirteen years of prophethood in Makkah dwell heavily on one topic. Only the way of address, the syntax, style, and approach differed in accordance with the situation. According to the Qur’an, the Oneness and Unity of Allah and subordination of human beings before Him and the relationship between the two are the most central issue of this Deen (Way of life) called Islam. The very foundation of this faith depends on this s

31 Dec 2009
Salahuddin, We Are Ashamed

Salahuddin, We Are Ashamed

Jerusalem was lost and regained by Muslims several times in history, first to Crusaders in 1099, regained by Salahuddin in 1187 after the battle of Hattin; lost again to the British when General Allenby entered the city in 1917 and declared:

13 Dec 2017
Nelson Mandela: A Product of “Christian Madrasah”

Nelson Mandela: A Product of “Christian Madrasah”

By SYED JAWED ANWAR Rolihlahla Mandela died on December 5, 2013 at the age of 95. He was the leader of global repute, and everyone on this planet who has some interest in news and current affairs knows Mr. Mandela well. Mr. Mandela was born in the land that was under the act “The Natives Land Act of 1913” that separated South Africa into areas in which either blacks or whites could own land. Blacks, constituting two-thirds of the population, were restricted to 7.5% of the land. Whites, making up o

12 Dec 2013
New Year: To My American Brothers and Sisters

New Year: To My American Brothers and Sisters

By Yvonne Ridley WELL my dear American brothers and sisters, another year is drawing to a close and it is only natural we look back on the last 12 months before we go charging in to 2018 with renewed vigor and hope.

31 Dec 2017