The Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) and being Truthful and Honest
The merit of truth and honesty was an important teaching of the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh). In a hadith we read the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) stating the following:
How Should We as Muslims deal with Attacks and Insults to our Religion?
How should we as Muslims deal with attacks and insults against Islam and the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh)? We have had cartoons being drawn up on the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) which have simply ridiculed and insulted him, we then had draw Muhammad day, and on top of this we have anti-Islamic documentaries and films being made, such as ‘Fitna’, by the Dutch Politician Geert Wilders.
What Is Islam?
This article is written for the benefit of both Muslims and non-Muslims as to what the religion of Islam is. Most Muslims should know what is about to be mentioned, but it is always good to remind yourself, and as for the non-Muslims, it will allow them to see what Islam is and what it stands upon.
The Quran and Human Rights
The Sanctity and value of life:
On that account: We ordained for the Children of Israel that if any one slew a person - unless it be for murder or for spreading mischief in the land - it would be as if he slew the whole people: and if any one saved a life, it would be as if he saved the life of the whole people. Then although there came to them Our messengers with clear signs, yet, even after that, many of them continued to commit excesses in the land. (5:32)
The Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) and Religious Freedom
The Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) was a role model for religious freedom, for instance when the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) entered the city of Medina, he made a formal constitution with the large Jewish pop...
The Prophet Muhammad's (pbuh) Night Journey
One of the miraculous events that took place during the lifetime of the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) was his night journey from Makkah to the city of Jerusalem, this event is known as Al-Isra wal Mi&rsq...
The Prophet Muhammad's (pbuh) Mercy
Throughout the lifetime of the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) he demonstrated great examples of mercy, examples that we can learn from, and examples that would definitely make this world a better pla...
The Quran and the Environment
According to the Noble Quran the environment we see around us was all created by the one and true God:
Verily your Lord is Allah, who created the heavens and the earth in six days, and is firml...
The Quran's Miraculous Prophecy about the Hajj
One of the main pillars of Islam is the pilgrimage that is made to the city of Mecca, to visit the holy site of the Kaaba. This is called the Hajj, and every year we see this phenomena, people comi...
Do Muslims Worship the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh)?
One common misconception and argument that is thrown against the Muslims is that we worship the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh). They sometimes even call the Muslims ‘Muhammadans’ in a derogato...
Is Allah a Deceiver?
A common argument that is thrown by the critics of Islam is that the Quran describes Allah, the God of Islam, as being a deceiver. After making this point they ask that how can this then be the tru...
Why was Mankind created?
One of the greatest attributes of Allaah is wisdom, and one of His greatest names is al-Hakeem (the most Wise). It should be noted that He has not created anything in vain; exalted b...