The Virtues of Fasting in the Summer: Ramadan ul Mubarak

And from the acts of worship whose reward is multiplied during the heat is fasting, and this is because of the thirst that one experiences in the mid-day heat. This is why Mu’adh bin Jabal expressed regret on his deathbed that he would no longer experience this mid-day thirst, as did other early Muslims. And […]


Women in Islam, and Rights for women in islam

Islam deals women with great honor and respect. Women in Islam are given respect and love in all roles like as a mother, daughter and wife. Islam teaches us to be best in manners towards your mother. One can please Allah and earn paradise by simply keeping his mother happy in the way Allah has […]

Existence of God

A Conversation on the Existence of God in Islam

Pankaj, my friend of 20 years, asked me, “Does God exist?” I replied, “Yes, he does.” Pankaj continues, “I don’t believe it. I am an atheist. If God really exists, prove it to me.” So I continue “Well, it’s very easy to prove it . . .” . . . And I embark upon a […]