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A Journey to Islam

My Journey to Islam By Sr. Fatima Bism Allah Al-Rahman Al-Rahem Al-Salaam Alaikom I was born in Canada into a nonreligious family, so I never knew or understood anything about God or who he really was. Growing up I went to a Catholic school and they do not really talk ...

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A Leap of Faith, Abu Hadi

My journey toward Islam started out about 30 blocks from the Pacific ocean in Long Beach, California. My parents divorced when I was 4 years old and , shortly after, my father moved to another city and left me, my twin brother and my younger sister alone to be raised ...

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Islam Vs Terrorism

“In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent the most Merciful” “Islam” a religion of tolerance, peace, humanity, respect & justice has been given a bad name by an ignorant & misguided Muslim group against the teaching of the Holy Qur’an they know well. We as Muslims must make Justice ...

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A Reverted Muslim from Czechoslovakia

Zuzana, a reverted Muslim from Czechoslovakia   My name is Zuzana. I was born in  1977 in communist Czechoslovakia. I think both of my parents were baptized, but because of strong influence of communism in our country which opposed (any) religion, they never talked about their belief, my mother doesn‘t ...

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Interesting Islamic Books

Interesting Islamic Books ________________________________________ •Sahif Alawiya, collection of duas •Then I was guided •Books on the History of the Prophets •Kitab al-Kafi •Mishkat ul-Anwar Fi Ghurar al-Akhbar, by Shaykh Tabarsi •The Treatise On Rights, Imam Sajjad as.gif •ISLAMIC GOVERNMENT by Imam Khomeini. •The beliefs of Shia Imamiyyah, By Shaykh al-Saduq ...

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Concept of the Human Body in Islam

Islam emphasizes respect for the body as a gift from Allah; a Muslim does not assume absolute “ownership” of his or her body, but only cares for it as a precious gift while he/she lives, until it is returned to its Creator upon death. Muslims are required to take good ...

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Cleanliness and Hygiene in the Family Structure

Jabir, the son of Abdullah Ansari has been narrated as saying: The Prophet (P.B.U.H&H.P) saw a man with badly disheveled hair. He asked him: Did he not find anything to comb his hair with? He saw another person with filthy clothes. He shouted: Did he not find any water to ...

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Healthy Ramadan: Eat and Live Well

Fasting during the month of Ramadan can be good to your health if it’s done correctly. Benefits of fasting during Ramadan include: –    Fasting promotes weight loss –    Rests digestive system –    Resolves inflammatory diseases and allergies e.g. arthritis and skin conditions such as psoriasis –    Reduce blood glucose level ...

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Respect your Wife

A woman is proud of herself just the same as a man would be. She likes to be respected by others. She would get hurt if she were to be insulted or belittled. She feels good when respected and would hate those who try to degrade her. Dear Sir! your ...

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Imam Ali Ibn Abi Talib

Ali ibn abi Talib, Amir al-Mu’menin (Peace be Upon him) Name: Ali Title: al-Murtada Agnomen: Abu ‘ l-Hasan Father’s name: Abu Talib ibn ‘Abd al-Muttalib Mother’s name: Fatimah bint Asad Birth: In the Holy Ka’bah in Mecca on Friday, 13th Rajab 23 BH Death: Died at the age of 63, ...

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