Islam Archive


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…]



Islam is a peaceful religion: a moderate interpretation of Islam

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The so-called Jihadi groups, which consist of extremist Muslims of every faction: ranging from Salafis, Wahhabis, Al-Qaeda, Taliban, Isis and many more, consider themselves as advocates of True Islam. These terrorists claim that the Paris, London and New York attacks are supported and justified by the Quran. Meanwhile, the majority [ Continue reading…]


As Adam and Eve were the first human beings, all of us are brothers and sisters

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So it does not make sense to fight or kill a human being if someone has different religious faith. It does not matter someone is Muslim or Christian, or Jew or Hindu or Buddhist or Pagan etc., we all are brothers and sisters in a broad sense. The Quran confirms [ Continue reading…]


Islam and Reincarnation

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Many Muslims mistakenly believe that after death the soul resides at the place where the body has been buried, awaiting the resurrection. What does the holy Quran teach? In the Surah 2: 28 God says: How can you reject faith in God? Do you not recall that you were once [ Continue reading…]



Muraqaba- The Sufi Meditation

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When we try to learn a new skill or try to gain knowledge about a specific subject, we follow a guideline or a system, which demands that we pay attention to the subject to fully understand it. Our mind becomes curious to know the where, how and what of it. [ Continue reading…]


Islam versus Atheism

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This is an imagined discussion between a Muslim and an atheist. But it is based on my actual discussions with atheists. Muslim: Do you believe in God? Atheist: There is no God. Can you prove that there is a God? Muslim: The universe, the land, the see, the sky, the [ Continue reading…]


Some Great Quotes

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God will not be merciful to those who are not merciful to people. ——— Prophet Muhammad. I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear. ——— Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Hatred never ceases by hatred But by love alone is healed. This is an [ Continue reading…]


Militant Islam: A Matter Of Interpretation?

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The atrocities committed in Paris have again focussed the world’s attention on the grave threat posed to Western countries by militant Islam. Once again, world leaders expressed sympathy for the victims and their families, and renewed their pledges to work together to defeat international terrorism. At the same time, they [ Continue reading…]


A Muslim, a Jew, a Christian, a Hindu, a Pagan and an Atheist all walk and talk amicably

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It’s conference time again. The streets of downtown Salt Lake City are filled with the super-faithful delivering vital messages in sundry meetings. But it’s not just Mormons. The Parliament of the World’s Religions is holding its 2015 gathering at the Salt Palace Convention Center. It’s a major undertaking. The idea [ Continue reading…]