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.

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...

Brazil food fraud scandal

This scandal affects 57 OIC Countries totalling 15.88 Billion Food Imports with Saudi Arabia alone bought up almost 50 percent of Brazil's chicken meat exports to the region.

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....

Muslim Women

There are many extremes in this. For example, some people believe that women should not be educated at all; that they should be kept completely ignorant so that they don’t know anything beyond the basics of their faith. This is completely rejected by our deen. Mawlana Ashraf Ali Thanawi, for example, compiled the famous work Bahishti Zewar and aimed it particularly toward women. The comprehensiveness of the book suggests it is a work that ought to live on the bookshelf of every home and used as a guidance for every aspect of a woman’s (and indeed her family’s) life. Indeed, such is the usefulness of the book that it is not uncommon to find muftis using Bahishti Zewar as a reference point nowadays.

International women’s day

Today people think that women are liberated in the West and that the Women’s liberation movement began in the 20th century. Actually, the women’s liberation movement was not begun by women, but was revealed by God to a man in the seventh century by the name of Muhammad, may the mercy and blessings of God be upon him, the last Prophet of God. The Quran and the Sunnah of the Prophet are the sources from which every Muslim woman derives her rights and duties.