What does the name الله ‘Allâh’ really mean?

I would like to share with you what the word “Allah” really means and how “Allah” is the God of all Arahamic Faiths. I feel that it is only fair to say that if someone wants to learn about Islam than that person should go to Islamic Scholars and not haters. Would one go to… Continue reading What does the name الله ‘Allâh’ really mean?

Head-Coverings in the Bible: Why Christian women ignore this and Criticize Muslim women?

Many Christian women have been criticizing Muslim women for years because of wearing a head-covering and even go as far as calling us ‘oppressed’ by our husbands or families. Not even taking into consideration that we are doing this out of our own ‘free will’. I am not saying that all women or even all… Continue reading Head-Coverings in the Bible: Why Christian women ignore this and Criticize Muslim women?

A Lesson From A Man Who Never Lost Hope

A Lesson From A Man Who Never Lost Hope -Yasmin Mogahed IFN Columnist I read a story recently that brought me to tears. It was about the life of Prophet Zakariya (Radhi-yallaahu ‘anhu). The Qur’an tells us that while Maryam, mother of Issa (Jesus), was entrusted to his care, Zakariya would enter her chamber and… Continue reading A Lesson From A Man Who Never Lost Hope

ArE YoU pLeAsEd?

ArE YoU pLeAsEd? This is a story about a young woman who gave birth to a round faced, bright-eyed boy three decades ago. The bigger the boy grew, the more mischievous he became. These small bundles of mischief are miracles of Allah (Subhânau wa Ta’âla) – we wonder in amazement how they take on risks… Continue reading ArE YoU pLeAsEd?