Islam Archive

Fasting causes belly fat and increases the risk of type 2 diabetes

In an effort to squeeze into an super slinky dress, many of us decide to skip a meal or two. But going without breakfast, lunch or dinner can actually make you gain weight, a study has found. Fasting sets off a host of processes in the body which trigger fat to be [ Continue reading…]

What Christianity and Islam have in common

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There are many people today who argue Islam and Christianity are locked in a civilizational war, a view that has become a rationale for a number of the Trump administration’s policies. This argument, however, is an inaccurate and simplistic assessment of the relationship between these two faiths. Quite distinct from [ Continue reading…]

70,000 Muslim clerics have passed a fatwa against global terrorist organizations

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Almost 70,000 Muslim clerics have come together to pass a fatwa against global terrorist organizations, including the Taliban, al Qaeda and the militant group that calls itself the Islamic State. During an annual gathering of South Asian Sunni Muslims in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh this week, almost 1.5 million [ Continue reading…]

Is Islam Anti-Judaism?

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The Koran is the only book of revelation that includes within itself a theory of prophethood which includes other religions. There have always been (since the days of Adam) people inspired by Allah who urged their society to avoid destruction by turning away from its corrupt and unjust ways and  [ Continue reading…]

Is the Buddha a prophet of Allah?

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I think Buddha was a prophet of Allah. His teachings and emphasizes were different than some other prophets (especially Arabian and Middle East prophets) and that is OK. God sends so many prophets (at least 124000) but the Quran mentions only the few (28 only). So where are the rest [ Continue reading…]

The Honorable Lord Krishna: A Prophet Of Allah

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Hindus worldwide will soon observe Krishna Janmashtami, a celebration of Lord Krishna’s birth. While many recognize the differences between Islam and Hinduism, few may appreciate that according to Islamic principles and Prophet Muhammad, Lord Krishna was a true Prophet of God. The obvious question that emerges is that if the [ Continue reading…]

Is paper Quran (Mushaf) perfectly preserved as hoping?

There are many reliable ahadith say that the paper Quran (Mushaf) is not preserved. Many parts of the original Quran have been lost somehow. Then what about the following verse? [The Quran 15:9]  Absolutely, we have revealed the reminder, and, absolutely, we will preserve it. From many evidences both from [ Continue reading…]

Debate on Quran originally contained 17000 verses and 12000 verses were dropped

There is a great debate on the issue that the Quran originally contained 17000 verses and that around 12000 were dropped by Abu Bakr, Omar and Uthman, leaving only 6326 verses constituting the Quran that we have today. Below we have put some debates with references. We are not taking [ Continue reading…]

8 Great Inventions Created by Muslims

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When thousands of “patriotic Europeans” took to the streets once again in Dresden to protest “the Islamisation of the West,” their actions were the result not only of resentment and fear, but also of ignorance. Luckily for us, our central European culture has benefited from Islamic influences for thousands of years. If, [ Continue reading…]

How Suicide Bombings Incorrectly Became Synonymous With Islam

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After a soccer match earlier this weekend in Turkey, a twin suicide bombing took the lives of 38 people and injured more than 160 others. Officials believe the bombings were the work of Kurdish terrorist group TAK, an offshoot of the PKK. This is the 19th terrorist incident in Turkey [ Continue reading…]