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Tale of an untutored boatman and a prideful grammarian.

The humorous tale of an untutored boatman and a prideful grammarian. The grammarian asks the boatman if he knows Arabic grammar (a science that facilitates understanding the Qur’an). No? Well then, half your life is wasted! When the boat begins … Continue reading

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The Erasure of Islam from the Poetry of Rumi

The Erasure of Islam from the Poetry of Rumi Rozina Ali January 5, 2017 3:45 PM A seventeenth-century illustration for Rumi’s epic poem “Masnavi.” Rumi is often called a mystic, a saint, an enlightened man. He is less frequently described … Continue reading

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Awareness and Forgetfulness 

SURAH 20 TaHa THERE IS NOTHING in the Hadith which confirms that the title of this surah is one of the names of the Prophet. ‘Ta and ‘ha are simply two of the letters found in the Arabic alphabet with … Continue reading

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Do not look at the Enjoyment of the Wealthy, be patient in the worship of Allah

Many Nations were destroyed and in Them is a Lesson As we approach the end of the surah, we find that it links back to its beginning by consoling the Prophet and lifting up his spirits. Do they [the unbelievers … Continue reading

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Recognizing Allah Through Some of His Signs

Surah 6 Al-An’am (The Cattle) Recognizing Allah Through Some of His Ayat Allah states that He causes the seed grain and the fruit stone to split and sprout in the ground, producing various types, colors, shapes, and tastes of grains … Continue reading

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Destroying Syria

Taken from Global Research Destroying Syria. Why does Washington hate Bashar al-Assad Philip Girald The Donald Trump administration is planning to install a 30,000 strong armed “security force” in northern Syria along the borders with Turkey and Iraq. This presumably … Continue reading

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Surah Al-Kahf

                                    (ii) Cite for them the simile of this life. It is like earth’s vegetation which thrives when the rain falls on it … Continue reading

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