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Police: 'Explosive Device' Hit New Mexico Mosque

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Police say an unknown suspect has thrown what appears to be Molotov cocktail at an Albuquerque mosque.

Albuquerque police spokesman Tanner Tixier said the explosive device was tossed Friday morning at a window of the Islamic Center but did not break the glass and enter the building. 61 more words


UPDATE: Cold Lake residents help remove graffiti from mosque

EDMONTON — The RCMP in Cold Lake is investigating after a mosque in the north-eastern Alberta city was vandalized; spray painted with “go home.”

The vandalism included that phrase, which was spray painted above the front door of the place of worship for Muslims. 738 more words


Women and the Masjid

‘Do not prevent women from attending the mosque, even though their houses are better for them.’

“…if there is a reason to go to the mosque, such as learning, meeting with other Muslim women, or if one is out of the house for a need and the time for prayer is in, then there is nothing disliked about praying in the mosque whatsoever. 118 more words


Pic of the Day: Urban Adventures in Abu Dhabi

In between the study at INSEAD in Abu Dhabi I’ve managed to get out for some city walking to see some of the sites here including the impressive Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque pictured below. 66 more words

Pic Of The Day

The Great Mosque

The first day of our Qing Hai study trip and we spent the first part of the day learning about Tibetan Culture. We also learned a couple words in Tibetan so when we stay with our host families in Wen Du Village, we can at least say “Hi, How are you?”. 221 more words


Seclusion (Itikaf)  

  •  Seclusion is a voluntary, temporary stay inside a mosque for any period of time, day or night,  with the intention of pleasing Allah Almighty.
  • It may be performed by men or women.
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Ethics of Mosques

  • A mosque is Allah’s Home on this Earth. He Almighty is the sole owner of that building and its surrounding land. No human may make any trade deals concerning a mosque.
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