The Historical Basis of Tolerance in Islam
"That which We have revealed to thee of the Book is the Truth, -- confirming what was (revealed) before it: For God is assuredly -- with respect to his servants - well acquainted and fully observant." (Al-Fatir, 31)
Sufism and Hadith
In its general meaning mysticism is the name of a persons taking a stand against the world and searching for the truth within himself. In a sense, it is the common aspect of all belief systems and philosophical schools.
What does the Quran say about the Prophets?
Why does the Quran relate stories?
What does someone feel, who is reading the Quran for the first time and is not accustomed to the Quran's style and topics, about this book that frequently relates stories and sometimes repeats the same story again and again?
The Institution of Prophethood
CONCEPTS RELATED TO PROPHETHOOD
Belief in the prophets is an important principle in Islam and in other Abrahamic religions.
Prophet Jesus in the Quran
According to the Quran, Prophet Jesus (Isa) was one of the five ulu'l azm prophets, that is the greatest prophets.
Religious Practices of Prophet Muhammad
Even though the basis of piety is faith, the presence of faith within the heart can only be solidified by acts of religious practices.
Servitude of Prophet Muhammad
Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) performed his religious acts in the most perfect manner and taught people how to perform these acts. When we look at the Holy Quran in terms of the religious acts and worship of Prophet Muhammad, we find the following issues:
Untold - Tamam Khan's book on the Wives of the Prophet
Tamam Kahn was born outside Chicago, and lives in the San Francisco Bay Area. She is a tenth generation American.
Lesley Hazleton on What You Might Not Know About the Prophet
Everyone knows his name. He was, and still is, one of the most influential figures of all time, yet most of us have little real sense of the man himself.
In the Footsteps of Prophet Abraham - Afroz Ali
From the Editor: As Hajj pilgrims leave, we are grateful to republish the advice of Imam Afroz Ali, who advises both pilgrims and those not going this year to remember that they are walking in the footsteps of the Noble Prophets...