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Colonised Muslim Minds

Muslims created civilizations that projected this beauty, from the acoustic balance and perfection in the Sultan Ahmet mosque, to the melodies of the Andalusian muwashshaḥ (form of poetic litany). No aspect of human endeavour was left to a worldview alien to Prophetic inspired paradigms. Yet, here we are.

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Friday Talk on Crises

Blog Policy: This article is being shared from another site. The top hyperlink directs readers to the original source. It is being shared to stimulate discussion on the topic and Wifaqul Ulama neither endorses the site nor necessarily agrees with the views expressed nor takes responsibility for the content of external Internet sites. In some cases, readers send us emails to share their thoughts (anonymously) and in respect to their wishes, contact details or Author information will not be provided. Q) Can Wifaqul Ulama advise as to how the Jumu’ah congregation should be addressed on the issue of Syria and what should be some of the salient points of the Friday bayan? In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh Checked and approved by (Maulana) Hashim Sacha and (Mufti) Amjad Mohammed The circumstances of communities and their ability to respond is different therefore an Imam is better suited to respond to the needs of the community. Nevertheless, here are some pointers to those leading the Jumu’ah (Friday) prayers and how they address the current Syrian crisis. Please feel free to expand on these suggestions as you see fit. This format can be adapted to address other crises pertaining to Muslims. It is critical to recognise the unique and special circumstances of your congregation and the requirement to address the Syrian crisis can...

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Parenting, Outsourcing, Wakeup Call

Parenting Can’t be Outsourced Mirza Yawar Baig Blog Policy: This article is being shared from another site. The top hyperlink directs readers to the original source. It is being shared to stimulate discussion on the topic and Wifaqul Ulama neither endorses the site nor necessarily agrees with the views expressed nor takes responsibility for the content of external Internet sites. In some cases, readers send us emails to share their thoughts (anonymously) and in respect to their wishes, contact details or Author information will not be provided. The biggest challenge of parenting is to accept that we are facing a world very different from the one in which we grew up. This is true irrespective of which country you live in, with the additional complexity of a rapid destruction of walls between cultures. The truth is that your solutions don’t work today and your children know this better than anyone else. Yet you still have the challenge to inspire, support and teach them. Your challenge is to prepare them for a world that you know nothing about. This can be seen as positive or negative depending on your point of view but one thing is certain, it will not leave you untouched. The major Global Changes that we face are: Information Exchange Thanks mainly to the internet and to global TV channels we are in an information overload age....

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  • Wednesday, 28th of June 2017
  • 3rd Of Shawwal 1438

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