God Knows History

AS I WAS reading the history of the Dravidian religion of India that prevailed before the coming of the Aryans from the north, I was struck with horror by the “religious” beliefs and practices. There existed sects who worshiped the male sexual…

The Ansar and Us

THE NAME OF Anṣâr never fails to evoke undertones of sacrifice, submission, and love of Allah and His Messenger ﷺ and warm sentiments of appreciation in our hearts. There is much for us to learn from their lives. Is there something common…
Islam means peace, Islam is a religion of peace, Islam and peace, Lesson of Al-Hudaybiyyah

Peace and the Spread of Islam

by Dr Jaafar S Idris ON HIS WAY back to Madinah after the conclusion of the peace agreement of Al-Ḥudaybiyah with the unbelievers of Quraysh, the Prophet ﷺ received revelation from Allah. It was Sûrat Al-Fatḥ which begins with the words: We have…