Hope floats. Good Shit does too

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One of the most liberating aspects of growing older is the process of knowing and understanding yourself better. I don’t know about anyone else, but this, certainly, has been my own experience. For instance, I know for a fact now, that when somethi [Read story...]

What’s next for Raqqa after ISIS?

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MV Media By: Jamie Dettmer Source: VOA News They raised a flag in Paradise Square, a notorious traffic circle in which the jihadists had staged brutal public executions, including be [Read story...]

Promote respect, not split hairs

GEORGE TOWN: Penang MCA condemns the remarks made by Muslim preacher Shahul Hamid Seeni Muhammad , who asked Muslims not to patronise hair salons run by non-Muslims. Penang MCA organising secretary Dr Tan Chuan Hong said as a religious school head, S [Read story...]

Navigating The Nouman Ali Khan Scandal

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American Professor Randy Pausch famously said, “When there’s an elephant in the room, introduce it.” So let’s talk about Nouman Ali Khan. If you don’t know who he is, don’t worry. Two million followers on Facebook do, as do hundreds of th [Read story...]

Ashura and Karbala: Rectitude despite adversity

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MV Media By: Abdurrahmaan Umar Source: E-Islam Although the month of Muharram is a sacred month as a whole, the 10th of Muharram is the most sacred among all its days. The day is nam [Read story...]

How to Save Your Family from Self-Destruction

“Your possessions and your children are only a trial, and Allah it is with Whom is a great reward.” – Quran 64:15 I was sitting in a Los Angeles courtroom waiting on a client’s estate litigation case.  These are cases that regularly fracture [Read story...]

Mother, Where Do You Bring Me?

The child is a mandate. Raising a child is not simply by fulfilling various desires. More than that, the most important thing is how to instill an understanding of religion early on, so that the child can recognize Allaah, his Prophet, and has good [Read story...]

How about a selfie-free Hajj?

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MV Media By: Haqqseeker Source: ‘Al -Ihsan’ – Madrasah Darul Qur’aan Newsletter While you are undertaking your lifetime journey of Hajj, you have to be spirit [Read story...]

The Koran

The Koran is the central religious text of Islam. It means “the recitation” and is believed to be a revelation from God to the prophet Mohammad, verbally dictated to him by God through the angel Gabriel over a period of 23 years, beginning in 609 AD [Read story...]

Hajj management mess not over yet

Twelve hajj agencies are yet to complete visa procedures of around 2,400 pilgrims, creating uncertainty over sending them to hajj this year, said top officials at the Hajj Camp. “The religious affairs ministry has sent letters to 12 hajj agencies and [Read story...]