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"Veil" or "Hajab" in Quran

The word “Hajab”, translated as “Veil” or “Covering”, is understood to be the garment of righteousness, that the believing men and women wear, to protect themselves from the temptations, and suggestions of  the side of unholiness.

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Nabeel Qureshi (1983-2017)

I’ve been presenting a weekly series that follows the book Answering Jihad: A Better Way Forward, by Nabeel Qureshi. (A new post each Friday.) I had entertained the thought of meeting Qureshi some day. 773 more words


Isa Al Masih in the Torah, Zabur, and Injil

This is a respectful invitation to my Muslim friends to consider following the Isa Al Masi who is revealed in the Torah, Zabur, and Injil. 2,322 more words


Good Muslim vs Good Human

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

We often hear people saying that first be a good human being before being a good Muslim or I am not a good Muslim but a good human being. 462 more words


Death: A Fact Of Life

‘Death will find you even if you in towers built up strong and high.’

-The Holy Quran

Death is something I fear. And I’m not the only one. 621 more words


O Turner of the hearts!

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

The Arabic term for heart is قلب (Qalb), which means to change. When we study tajweed, we learn that when we change the sound of one letter into another letter it is called اقلاب (Iqlab). 384 more words