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Articles on Islam & Muslims



New reverts to Islam since September 11
(, November 11, 2001)

Less than three weeks after terrorists stru
ck New York City and Washington, US Navy petty officer Heather Ramaha stood among a group of women at the mosque in Manoa and reverted to Islam
.... Complete Article

Jewels of Faith
(retrieved from Internet, text)

Five topics from the Tafsir of Ibn Juzayy "Kitab at-tashil li 'ulum
 Taqwa, DhikrTawhid, Hamd, Sabr.


Polygamy in Islam, Jamal Badawi
(retrieved from Internet, text)

...Islam deals with the issue more clearly and provides certain legal requirements and restraints that amount to the discouragement of such a practice...


Statistical Miracles of Qur'an
(retrieved from Internet, text)

...Word/ Meaning Mentioned in the Quran Al-Dunya (This World) 115 times Al-Akhira (The hereafter) 115 times...


New Islamic Movement Seeks Latino Converts
(, text)

Slipped inside a strip mall across from Exposition Park where the smell of incense mingles with Arabic swirls on the wall, Muhammad Gomez absorbs the message of Allah. ....

Angel of Death
(retrieved from Naqshbandi Sufi Way text)

..."Let me go home and bid farewell to my family, and wrap up my affairs." But Azra'il said: "By the One Who sent me, you will never see your family and your wealth in this world again!" He took his soul there and then, and the king fell from his horse like a wooden log....

(retrieved from ViewIslam text)

Two fish were swimming when they saw a piece of meat dangling before them. The younger fish darted toward it with an open mouth. The older fish cried out, “Stop! You can’t see it, but there is a hook inside that meat....


Allah's Wonders
(From Internet, text)

There was once a man who was an enemy to Islam. He had three famous questions that no person could answer...One day a small boy, who's age was 10, came along...He then decided that he would challenge the man...


Importance of Contentment
(From Internet, text)

An American investment banker was at the pier of a small coastal Mexican village when a small boat with just one fisherman docked.  Inside the small boat were several large yellow fin tuna. The American banker complimented the Mexican fisherman on the quality of his fish and asked how long it took to catch them....


Adhan An amazing phenomenon  (retrieved from ContactPakistan text)

...hundreds of thousands, of Mu'azzins around the world are always proclaiming the Oneness of Almighty ALLAH (SWT) and the Apostleship of the noble Prophet (PBUH)...


Ramadhaan Gone
(, text)

...When Ramadhaan is over and Shaytaan is released again, how many will go back to their previous master, to become his slave again, leaving aside all the good they did in this month, and go back to their old ways....


(, text)

...The entire universe from the atom to the galaxies is in constant circular rotation like a circumambulator who encircles the Kaaba in the anti-clockwise direction. All objects in the universe, atoms, moon, stars, electrical current, galaxies, etc. are rotating in the same way...


One Nation: Islam in America (, text, photo, video)

...Media critic Jack Shaheen analyzed 400 films in the last 30 years and concluded that all but 60 of them had what he considers racist stereotypes that vilify, demonize or poke fun at Arab or Muslim characters...


(retrieved from text)

Funny how a $10 note looks so big when you take it to mosque, but so small when you take it to the shopping mall...


Muslim says mall expelled her over veil (Dallas Morning News, June 12, 1999 text)

Amatullah Mustafa said she was humiliated when security guards at Town East Mall asked her to leave because she was wearing a traditional Muslim outfit.


Islam Goes “Global” (ABC News, 10 Apr 1999 text, photo, map)

Islam is one of the fastest growing religions...last five years, the number of mosques in this country has increased...


Muslim women take their place at the hajj (CNN, 25 Mar 1999 text, photo, video)

In centuries past, the hajj, the holy Muslim pilgrimage, was a particular challenge for women. The physically arduous journey for months by camel caravan across the desert ...

Muslim Schools in U.S. a Voice for Identity (New York Times, 10 Nov 1998 text, photo)

...Across the country, Islamic schools like Al Noor that offer religion and Arabic classes along with a standard academic curriculum are expanding and flourishing, with many becoming oversubscribed so quickly that principals are scrambling for money to build more..


Next Generations of Muslims (Newsweek, 16 Mar 1998 text)

In El Cerrito, Calif., Shahed Amanullah knows it's time to pray, not by a muezzin's call from a mosque minaret, but because his PowerMac has chimed...


Islam Rising Tide in America (ABC News, 11 Dec 1997 text, photo)

...Experts agree Islam is one of the fastest growing religions in America. As many as five million Muslims live in the United States....

Science and Qur'an
(retrieved from Internet, text)

...I don't believe in God, but rather in science and technology, something tangible you see, but if you can prove to me scientifically that God does exist then I would consider such a thought......



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