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After the Prophet (PBUH) - A dimension-free review

“The danger is one-dimensional thinking” – Lesley Hazleton

Lesley Hazleton is a British-American author and her work on intersection of politics, religion, and history, especially in the Middle East are globally acknowledged. 764 more words

After The Prophet

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“Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.” – Dr. Seuss

I opened up Sunday’s Parade Magazine and read an article about “The Mixed-Up Life of… 325 more words

Shaikh Rabee on Saudi's war against the Houthi Raafidhah

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The Noble Scholar Rabee bin Umair al Madkhalee said:

All the praise is for Allaah alone and may the salaah and the salaam be upon the Messenger of Allaah, his family, his Companions, and whoever follows his guidance.  233 more words


Tafsir Talk 2: Tafsir Tips

In the last Tafsir talk we discussed the different levels of tafsir or exegesis of the Quran, in this post we will discuss some tips to help us to better understand and interpret the Quran. 1,586 more words


Schism and division: Sunni and Shia Islam

As with Christianity and other religions, Islam is divided into different groups, the main two being Sunni Muslims and Shia Muslims, though these groups are sub-divided and there are other smaller groups such as Sufi Muslims. 556 more words

History Of Western Religion

Sunnis and Shias: Between Engagement & Disconnection

The following is a translation of an Arabic article written by Muhammad ibn Al Mokhtar Al Shinqiti and published in April 1, 2014 on Al Jazeera’s website. 2,492 more words

Islamic Tradition