Islam Archive

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…]

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…]