What is Islam ?

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How Eid-ul-Adha is celebrated around the world? 1
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How Eid-ul-Adha is celebrated around the world?

 Eid-ul-Adha is  the  Muslim festival that marks the end of the pilgrimage to Makkah  known as Hajj. Eid-ul-Adha is also known as the “Feast of Sacrifice,”and it commemorates Abraham’s faith and devotion to God. According to Muslim belief God asked Abraham to sacrifice his son,and although he was a good man and […]

School of Faith in Ten Days of Thul-Hijjah 5
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School of Faith in Ten Days of Thul-Hijjah

The believing human self needs strong provocations in order to awaken whenever it is enveloped by laziness in relation to performing acts of worship and whenever it is impaired by a tendency of seeking pleasure. Amidst the increasing worldly crowdedness of distractions, issues that make one heedless, and pure material […]

The Guide for Pilgrim 9
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The Guide for Pilgrim

The Guide for Pilgrim, the ones performing ‘Umrah and Visitors of the Prophet’s Masjid Praise only be to Allah, and prayers and peace be upon His chosen worshippers, and so: The Islamic Institute of promoting awareness of Hajj is pleased to introduce to you this brief guide which contains the […]

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Forgiveness and God’s Mercy

Forgiveness By accepting that the authority of forgiveness lies exclusively in the hands of God, the human mind is also liberated from any superstition or strange ideas about how to remit for those sins committed. As we indicated earlier, the Islamic way of remission is sincerity, stopping what was being […]

The Justice of Judgment 14
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The Justice of Judgment

“You never get a second chance to make a good first impression” –old proverb True belief has a reward in the hereafter. Disbelief does too, buuuut … you don’t want it. Such has been the message of all the prophets—each and every one of them. How can we justify an […]

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Moment of Clarity

When endeavouring to explain to someone how I uncovered my spirituality, I usually say it happened quite suddenly, in a moment of clarity. Throughout my childhood and young adult years, God remained in the background of my consciousness. I believed in Him, and performed some rituals of worship to express this […]

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Worship in Islam

Since the beginning of human history, worship has played a central role in people’s lives. Devotion to a higher being continues to tie humanity together despite differences in customs and a variety of beliefs. We often associate worship with specific religious acts performed to a deity, distinguishing it from other […]

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Human Rights in Islam

We live in an age that is striking in its unprecedented technological sophistication. Unfortunately, the prejudices and inequities that have plagued the human race historically, continue to exist, and are responsible for untold human suffering. It is in this context that the subject of human rights is especially pertinent. What […]