Islam Archive

Tradition vs Religion

Humans often confuse cultural traditions with God’s Religion. For example: in certain cultures, the head-covering for both men and women is often perceived as a religious requirement rather than a simple traditional dress. Moreover, the confusion is enhanced when the tradition of covering the head evolves and becomes an erroneously [ Continue reading…]

Salat in the Quran

INTRODUCTION   Despite the fifteen centuries since Muslims have been praying five times a day, there is still some debate about the number of Salats (prayers) mentioned in the Quran.  Some people argue that since there are 3 Salats mentioned by name in the Quran – dawn, middle, evening (24:58, [ Continue reading…]

God’s new message and new messenger?!

Peace be upon you.  We have come across this site ( ) where a person named Marshall Vian Summers has claimed being a messenger from God. He  claimed he got a huge revelation from God (so far 9000 pages) and no  other messengers of God before got such a huge revelations as modern [ Continue reading…]

Are you blindly following a religion?

The holy Quran repeatedly condemns on following forefather’s religion blindly. [The holy Quran 2:170]  When they are told, “Follow what GOD has revealed herein,” they say, “We follow only what we found our parents doing.” What if their parents did not understand, and were not guided? [2:171]  The example of [ Continue reading…]


Salamun alikum, Thanks very much for raising this important issue. You have addressed the issue correctly brother whereas so many native Arabs falsely believe Quran supersedes Bible! Dr Rashid Khalifa mistakenly translated the verse in such way as well. He was an honest and trustworthy man but definitely he is [ Continue reading…]

 Breaking fast time

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Salam, I can say overall this analysis is very good. Main contributor is brother Joe. The Quran was not revealed to Bangla/Bengali so I cannot say it is my shortcomings here.  I am ready to accept the Quranic truth always wherever it leads to me. Dr. Md. Anisur Rahman — [ Continue reading…]

Day of resurrection is very near to everybody

Probably time is the most mysterious entity in nature. So far, we understand time very little despite many glories in modern science. Einstein’s theory of relativists are mathematically elegant but impossible to perceive its various outcomes. Does Einstein’s theory of relativists solve all riddle on time? Nobody could claim so but [ Continue reading…]

Al-Qaeda’s hypocrisy in the name of Islam

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So, you are acknowledging that they were animals (lions!) and not human beings, right?! They actually committed suicide and I just want to remind you what the consequence of committing suicide is. You are not the owner of your own life so if you commit suicide you may have to [ Continue reading…]

No, ISIS doesn’t represent Islam

The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria continues to make news by violating Islam and human rights. On Sunday came reports that ISIS had destroyed the treasured Temple of Bel, a week after images were released of the destruction of the temple of Baal Shamin. Last month also saw reports of [ Continue reading…]

Difference between Islam and Christianity

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In the past 2000 years, two major world religions have emerged from the sandy peninsula we now call the Middle East: Islam and Christianity. While these two religions vary in history, belief, and practice, they also have many similarities. History Islam: in 610CE, God gave his first declared revelation to [ Continue reading…]