Rajab, One of the Sacred Months (Al-Ashhur-Al-Hurum)

Praise be to Allah, the Lord of the World; and may His blessings and peace be upon our Prophet Muhammad Shalallahu ‘alaihi wasallam and upon all his Family and Companions. Rajab is the seventh month in the Islamic lunar calendar. This ...

May I Call This Globe A HOME? Part 3

As-Salamu’alaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakaatuh! May peace and blessings of Allah (SWT) be upon you and those dear and near to you, and may Allah (SWT) accept. A week has passed since the second article and the first one written about calling ...

#Paris. Sorrow. #RespectForMuslims

Innallillahi Wal Innallillahi Rojiun. *sigh* This is a sad time for the world. We are truly saddened by the course of these events in Paris.  Unfortunately, bullies of today are using the flag of Islam and using the word Jihad in the ...

Vaccination from Islamic Perspective (Part 3)

Does the Rotavirus vaccine contain haram substances? This issue specifically addresses concerns of Malaysian parents. The Malaysian Health Ministry (KKM) and Malaysian Department of Muslim Affairs (JAKIM) have jointly issued a statement reassuring consumers on this matter. JAKIM has observed and ...

Vaccination from an Islamic View Point (Part 2)

Is the vaccine a conspiracy theory of the West? These days, conspiracy theories seem abundant over just about anything. Apparently there are groups (albeit a handful) of Muslims or Malays who hold that vaccines are an evil mastermind of the Israelis/Jews ...

Vaccination from an Islamic View Point (Part 1)

What is a Vaccine? It is a substance produced from microorganisms that is given to adults or children to stimulate immunity and to prevent infectious disease. Immunisation is a process intended to increase body defense towards infectious disease, be it passive or active. ...

Women Circumcision in Islam

Circumcision is sunnah by the Prophet (SAW), and it is mentioned in the hadeeth narrated from Abu Hurairoh: The Prophet (SAW) said: “Five things including nature (fitrah) is shaving the pubic hair, circumcision, shaving the mustache, plucking the hair ...

Ramadan Preparation

Ramadan, the Holy Month of fasting from sunrise to sunset as practiced by millions of Muslims all over the world is likely to begin on June 28, 2014 with the sighting of the moon in the night sky. The Holy ...