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New Year, Old Habits: Muharram Resolutions

New Year, Old Habits: Muharram Resolutions

It’s that time of year again! It’s almost the star...

Upholding the Prophet's Honor: How to best respond to satire about the Prophet

Upholding the Prophet's Honor: How to best respond to satire about the Prophet

On September 30, 2012, about one hundred Muslims a...

Olives in the Quran and Modern Science

Olives in the Quran and Modern Science

“Allah is the Light of the heavens and the earth. ...

He Calls Himself a Muslim?

He Calls Himself a Muslim?

“You see that brother? Well, he’s not putting only...

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Religion

The Great Personality of Bibi Umul Baneen (AS)

The Great Personality of Bibi Umul Baneen (AS)

To understand the exemplary personality of the mother of Hazrat Abbas (AS), Lady Umul Baneen (AS), one must appreciate what ideals she stood for. And nothing gives us a more revealing glimpse into her heart than the famous words she immediately uttered upon hearing of the martyrdom of Imam Husain (AS) 

“O harbinger of bad tidings, tell me when Husein and his sons and followers were butchered b...

Health and Lifestyle

Sweat it Out

Sweat it Out

The skin is the largest organ in the human body and plays a significant role in the body’s natural detoxifying process. Sweat carries toxins out of the body and flushes them through the pores. Sweating has been proven effective in flushing out toxins and disease, and maintaining optimal physical as well as mental health.

Interviews

Real Talk with Sheikh Hassanain Rajabali

Real Talk with Sheikh Hassanain Rajabali

Tell us a little about yourself. What made you begin lecturing? What keeps you going?

I came to the United States at a young age and we were blessed by Allah (swt) to be able to migrate to New York as a family. I experienced different cultures, different outlook on life and an opportunity to learn many things I didn't know before. At that time in the US, there were not as many Muslims as we have to...

Poetry

Objects in Mirror

Objects in Mirror


A glistening surface, a polished pane
An object of desire, a means to feign

All things revealed accurately
From blemishes and beauty, immaculately

Portraying up front what is seen with the eyes
But beyond this it fails, as much as it tries:

Intentions of the heart held hidden, concealed
The envy of the eye kept carefully sealed

It hazily hints at what we covet
While what is apparent, we rarely love it

It de...

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