Studying Islam

. Tariq Ramadan

To challenge the simplistic notion that Islam is still in its medieval period, we must engage it academically for its own sake - not simply out of s…

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Guide to Zakat

. Srinagar: KD

 Zakat is mentioned along with Salat (prayer) in 30 verses of the Quran. It was first revealed in Surah Al-Muzamil.


“Indeed, your Lord knows, [O M…

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The Conquest of Makkah

. KD Team

The second great Islamic event that took place in Ramadan was Fatah Makkah (the conquest of Makkah) on Ramadan 20, 8 AH (630 AD) when Muslims victo…

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The oldest war on earth

. Paul Vallely:The Independent

The war in Syria began much earlier than is generally recognised. The conflict actually began in the year 632 with the death of the Prophet Mohamed.…

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Muhammad by Ramakrishna Rao

. K.S. Ramakrishna Rao

In the desert of Arabia was Muhammad born, according to Muslim historians, on April 20, 571. The name means highly praised. He is to me the greatest…

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