Articles

Combating Terrorism

By:

Dr. Ali S. Awadh Asseri

(Saudi Ambassador to Lebanon)

TERRORISM IN THE HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE

Recommended Du'a (Supplications)

The Muslim Handbook

By: Dr. Mubarak Ali

RECOMMENDED DU'A (SUPPILCATIONS)

5.1 INTRODUCTION

     This chapter deals with seven crucial aspects of supplication in Islam: 1) the importance and virtues of supplication; (2) conditions for aqcceptance of supplication; (3) manners of the supplicant; (4) the best times and places to make supplication; (5) three ways in which supplications are accepted; (6) Quraanic du'a (supplications); and (7) dua (supplications) of the Prophet (pbuh).

Real & Wonderful Stories

Compiled by: Abdurahim bin Mizhir Almalki

Themise Cruz

     If anyone were to ask me when I became Muslim, the only feasible answer would be that I was born Muslim but just wasn't aware of it. We are all born into a state of Islam, but what is unfortunate is that many people never recognize this fact and live lost in other circles of religion and lifestyles. I was horribly lost, and I suppose this was a good thing, because Allah felt my suffering and reach out to me.

Combating Terrorism

By:

Dr. Ali S. Awadh Asseri

(Saudi Ambassador to Lebanon)

Terrorism in Practice

PURPOSE AND GOALS OF Terrorism

(Continued)

Prequisites and Requirements of Salah

By: Dr. Mubarak Ali

Summary: How to Perform Two Rak'at of Prayer

1 Have the intention (Neyyah).

2 Perform ablution  (Wudu).

3 Declare the Iqamah.

4 Pronounce the Takbir al-Ihram.

5 Place hands between the naval and the chest; right on left.

6 Recite from Surah Al-An'am, 6:80 and 163; and the Sana.

7 Say the At-Ta-'awuz.

8 Recite Surah Al-Fatihah.

9 Recite additional portions of the Quraan.

Controversial Questions About Islam & Comments

Prepared by: Dr. Saeed Ismaeel Sini

 

Why Islam Imposes Punishment for Fornication?

     First of all, Allah says: {The woman and the man guilty of illegal sexual intercourse flog each of them with a hundred lashes. Let not pity withhold you in their case, in a punishment prescribed by Allah; and let a party of the believers witness their punishment.}[1] Therefore, if an Islamic government implements this law, it is only doing its duty as a representative of the majority.

Muhammad (pbuh): A Mercy to the Universe

MUHAMMAD (pbuh):

A Mercy to the Universe

By

Professor Mahmoud Ismail Saleh

“We have not sent you (O Muhammad) except as a mercy to the universes.” (The Qur'an, 21: 107) This verse comes near the end of the Chapter of the Prophets which tells us the stories of the different prophets and messengers of God.

 

Prequisites and Requirements of Salah

By: Dr. Mubarak Ali

5. Recite Ayat Al-kursee[1] (Verse of the Throne)

Transliteration:

Allahu laa ilaah ilaahu, wal hai-yul qai-yum, laa ta' khuzuhu sinatum wa laa naum, lahu ma fis-samawati, wa ma fil ardman zal-lazi yash fa 'u 'indahu ilaa bi iznihi, ya' lamu maa baina aydihim, wa maa khalfahum, wa laa yuhituna bi shai-in-min 'ilmihi il-laa bi ma shaa a', wa si'a kursi-yuhus-samawati, wal ard, wa laa ya u' duhu hifzuhuma, wa huwal 'ali-yul 'azim.