Articles

The Status of Women in Islam

Women play an integral role in the formation of society. The many roles which a woman may assume throughout her life – daughter, sister, wife, mother, friend, academic, scholar, and...... read more >

9th Feb 2016 by Our Imam

Muslim Contribution to Science

The Glorious Qur`an repeatedly highlights the importance of acquiring knowledge and an education. The first command of the Quran was to “Read in the name of you Lord Who created;...... read more >

9th Feb 2016 by Our Imam

Every Life Matters- Being Healthy

Islam lays great emphasis on maintaining spiritual, emotional and physical wellbeing. Prophet Muhammad (peace and salutations be upon him) said, “There are two blessings [the benefits of] which most... read more >

4th Feb 2016 by Our Imam

Intimacy in Islam

Islam is not only a religion but a complete way of life. The Qur`an states, “and this day I have perfected for you your religion and completed My favour upon...... read more >

4th Feb 2016 by Our Imam

Social Media Crisis

Like/ Favourite/Share/Comment/Forward/Tweet/Retweet/ #HajjStampede   The social media had recently become a hotbed for politicising the #Hajjstampede. We were bombarded with a plethora of posts, ... read more >

4th Feb 2016 by Our Imam

Tolerance in Islam

Islam promotes tolerance for all cultures, races and faiths. The differences amongst us are a manifestation of the complete and perfect power and existence of Allah. The Qur`an proclaims, “Oh...... read more >

1st Feb 2016 by Our Imam

Live in this World as a Stranger or Wayfarer

I was fortunate to spend my Ramadhan in Trinidad and Barbados. I was visiting various mosques throughout the two countries rendering discourses on different themes of the Glorious Quran. It...... read more >

27th Jan 2016 by Our Imam

Prophet Ibrahim (peace be upon him)

His name is mentioned 69 times in The Glorious Qur`an. His mother was called Amilah and his father was Azar / Tarikh. The King at his time was called Namrood....... read more >

26th Jan 2016 by Our Imam

A gift for Teachers

An educational institution (including a madrasah) should not only be a learning hub but a centre of fun, creativity and empowerment. Learners progress effectively when they feel attracted to an...... read more >

26th Jan 2016 by Our Imam

Virtues of Jerusalem

It was on 15 May 1948 that Israel was created followed by a series of campaigns to expel the Palestinians from their homeland. On 15 May of each year, Palestinians...... read more >

23rd Jan 2016 by Our Imam