Tuesday, June 27, 2017

On Friday, activist and filmmaker Michael Moore decided to write Michigan Governor Rick Snyder an open letter via Facebook In his classic style, here is Michael Moore’s letter: Dear Gov. Snyder: I just wanted...

“But the righteous, shall drink of a cup tempered with Camphor a fountain from which the servants of Allah will drink, making it gush forth abundantly; they who keep their vows...

The most comprehensive hilye (artistic and poetic description) text is found in Ash-Shifa, the great work on the Holy Last Messenger (peace and blessings be upon him) by Al-Qadi Iyad (d....

They say necessity is the mother of invention and this is sure the case when it comes to 13 and 15 year old, Nigerian brothers Anesi and Osine Ikhianosime. Their necessity...

In the upstate New York community of Islamberg, Ibrahim Smith and Saeed Matthews have embraced the Islamic lifestyle by hunting and fishing as a means of providing healthy food. These residents...

Chaparral (Larrea tridentate or creosote bush) is an herb that dates back millions of years. It is known by many different names. In the Mediterranean it is known as ‘Maquis’, in...

Kashmir- Tehreek Sout Al Hamdan, a Sufi religious organization based in the Kashmir valley, is reaching out to the youth to inculcate the Sufi tradition and values. Recently, a day-long seminar...

There is only one Lord, Almighty Allah, Whom we praise and worship. May countless blessings be upon the Holy Last Messenger (peace and blessing be upon him), his Noble descendants, the...

The Islamic PostTeaser: Listed here are some of the beneficial adab (etiquettes) that can be done on this very blessed day in the month of Muharram.  This new year began on the...

Teaser: (IP)  Thousands of Paraguayan workers took to the streets in the capital  to protest the approval by legislators, of the bill known as the bill to promote public-private partnerships, originally put...

Teaser: Ecuador made an undisclosed settlement with Colombia in a case brought before the International Court of Justice for damages Colombia caused by the spraying of herbicides used to kill coca plants...

Source: Shaikh Abdul Qadir Al-Jilani (Al-Ghunya li-Talibi Tariq al-Haqq) Volume Three”Teaser:   Each year Muslims throughout the world anticipate the coming of  the New Year, welcoming the sacred month of Muharram.  Within...

Deck:The Founder of the Sufi Discipline of a Major Sufi OrderSyed Nokhez Gilani QadriTeaser: Introduction Since my childhood, each year on the 11th of Rabi us Sani, I have been attending the proceedings...

Deck: A Successful Life: In Which No Argument or Dispute Took Placeby His Eminence Syed Ahmad Mukhtar Gillani QadriTeaser: My married life of 63 years was replete with love, warmth, trust...

Deck: Meeting of the Men of AllahTeaser: This was the time when Muslims had started building mosques and schools all over Spain and eminent divines and jurists of Islam had come over...

Teaser: With  October 2013 marking 51 years since the Cuban missile crisis, the UN General Assembly again pronounced itself overwhelmingly against the US embargo on Cuba.  In the General Assembly, 188 countries...

Teaser: A judge in Mexico City, Mexico, has recently approved a temporary injunction against the approval of any new genetically modified or GM food permits for experimental or commercial corn plantings.The suspension...

Teaser: During the blessed month of Ramadhan, the fast is performed with vigor by over one billion Muslims worldwide along with special nightly Tarawih prayers that hold great merit. According to Hazrat...

Teaser: An excerpt from the commentary of Surah Yasin, by El Sheikh Syed Mubarak Ali Gilani about the sanctity of keeping a promise and placing Allah as the Witness and Fulfiller of...

Deck:Reflections of Imam Al GhazzaliTeaser: Imam Al Ghazali may have lived over 900 years ago, but in the true spirit of Islam, his work, analysis and thoughts are as relevant today as...

  The Holy Last Messenger, (Peace and blessing be upon him) was noble and beautiful. A very distinct description of his features can be found in the famous book entitled Shamail Tirmizi. His...

- Oum Al Banine Al Fehria   Daughter of Mohammed al-Fihri, Fatima al-Fihri, also called Umm al Banine, ‘Mother of the Boys’, is known for creating the oldest academic degree-granting university in existence...

Deck:Excerpt from El Sheikh’s Classic Work: The Science of Man In this excerpt from The Science of Man -Al Haqiqat al Insaniyya, (Zavia Books, 1984) El Sheikh Gilani explains the design of...

Deck:Excerpt from El Sheikh’s Classic Work: The Science of Man In this excerpt from The Science of Man -Al Haqiqat al Insaniyya, (Zavia Books, 1984) El Sheikh Gilani explains the design of...

“Thy Lord hath decreed that ye worship none but Him, and that ye be kind to parents. Whether one or more attain old age in thy life, say not to them...

  It has been 777 years since Mevlana Muhammad Jelaluddin Rumi (may Allah be well pleased with him) reunited with his Allah. Many poetry lovers acknowledge Dec. 17, 1237 A.D. as the...

Deck:The Holy Last Messenger Muhammad (peace be upon him) Recommended Cool Fruits and Vegetables in Warm Weather   The Holy Last Messenger, Muhammad (Rasulullah), peace and blessings be upon him, ate cooling fruits...

IP   All Praise is due to Allah, the Creator who guided me to Islam, the Way of Life, the Red Road, the Straight Path. I, Lois Stands-Ali, began my journey on the Pine...

In earlier issues, I have written about the apparent push in the field of psychiatry to remove the idea of God and the concept of a soul from psychiatric precepts. This progressive...

  He who knoweth his own self, knoweth God. · He will not enter hell who hath faith equal to a mustard seed in his heart, and he will not enter Paradise who...