Moderate and Progressive Muslims

Archive Post for July, 2016


God is not punishing us via natural disasters

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The most of the believers in God believe that those terrible cyclones, tornedo, Tsunami, earthquake, flood, drought, famine etc., are the acts of God. God is punishing humanity via such natural disasters. But the Quran says most of the natural disasters are happening due to humanity’s misuse and abuse of [ Continue reading…]


Impossible to understand God’s wisdom by our limited vision

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[The Quran 18:64]  (Moses) said, “That was the place we were looking for.” They traced their steps back.  [18:65]  They found one of our servants, whom we blessed with mercy, and bestowed upon him from our own knowledge.  [18:66]  Moses said to him, “Can I follow you, that you may [ Continue reading…]



Fasting-related verses in the holy Quran

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[The Quran 2:183-185] O you who believe, fasting is decreed for you, as it was decreed for those before you, that you may attain salvation. Specific days (are designated for fasting); if one is ill or traveling, an equal number of other days may be substituted. Those who can fast, [ Continue reading…]


Find Job Opportunities In Canada Totally on Your Own With These 6 Pre-Immigration Tips

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Finding job opportunities requires using a number freely available information resources, plus one more important ingredient: determination. Determination is critical to your success – don’t be one of many people who get a few negative responses from potential employers and give up their search. Here are six tips on how [ Continue reading…]


Does God Answer Prayer? Researcher Says ‘Yes’

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Does God or some other type of transcendent entity answer prayer? The answer, according to a new Arizona State University study published in the March journal Research on Social Work Practice, is “yes.” David R. Hodge, an assistant professor of social work in the College of Human Services at Arizona [ Continue reading…]



Why does one God?

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[The holy Quran 17:42]  Say, “If there were any other gods beside Him, as they claim, they would have tried to overthrow the Possessor of the throne.” [17:43]  Be He glorified, He is much too exalted, far above their utterances. [21:21]  Have they found gods on earth who can create? [ Continue reading…]


Halal- and Haram-related verses in the Quran

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[The Quran 2:173]  He only prohibits for you the eating of animals that die of themselves (without human interference), blood, the Meat of pigs, and animals dedicated to other than GOD. If one is forced (to eat these), without being malicious or deliberate, he incurs no sin. GOD is Forgiver, [ Continue reading…]


Should a Muslim debate with atheist/polytheist?

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Many Muslims are reluctant to face intellectual challenges posed by atheist/polytheist. For instance, those who believe in Darwin’s evolution claimed that living beings were originated due to gradual changing and modification of inanimate materials and was first created unicellular organisms and due to continuous evolution finally monkey was converted into [ Continue reading…]


There is no compulsion in religion, is it?!

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According to more than 90% of the Quran there shall be no compulsion in religion. That’s good and makes sense because religion itself cannot be proved or disproved so any kind of applying force to implement any particular religion is utterly nonsense. Religion is based on belief and belief itself [ Continue reading…]


Parents-related verses in the holy Quran

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[The Quran 2:83]  We made a covenant with the Children of Israel: “You shall not worship except GOD. You shall honor your parents and regard the relatives, the orphans, and the poor. You shall treat the people amicably. You shall observe the Contact Prayers (Salat) and give the obligatory charity [ Continue reading…]