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How Palestine became Israel

How Palestine became Israel

The Catastrophe Al Nakba If Americans Knew In the late 1800s a small, fanatic movement called “political Zionism” began in Europe. Its goal was to create a Jewish state somewhere in the world. Its leaders settled on the ancient and long-inhabited land of Palestine for the location of this state. Palestine’s population at this time [&hellip

Tea Party movement to kick off in UK

Tea Party movement to kick off in UK

Beware of the self-pity of the governing classes. Ministers of the crown might look powerful and oppressive to us; often they see themselves as lonely heroes confronting a sea of troubles. That has been Tony Blair’s schtick from the month he took office. We now see him dripping with other people’s blood but he appears [&hellip

Media and the Islamic Identity of the Muslim Child

Media and the Islamic Identity of the Muslim Child

Childhood is one of the most important stages in one’s life, because his personality and tendencies are formed during this time, in addition to physical and mental growth. The importance of protecting children from the media invasion and the obliteration of identity: Childhood is one of the most important stages in one’s life, because his [&hellip

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 28:83

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 28:83

Do they not reflect upon the Qur’an, or are there locks on the hearts? (Q 47:24) For past Qur’anic Reflections click here Bismillāh July 11, 2014/Ramadan 13, 1435 Thank you for allowing us to send you our e-communications. Inshā Allāh we hope to continue serving the mu’minīn through this media. Seeking superiority  تِلْكَ الدَّارُ الْآخِرَةُ نَجْعَلُهَا لِلَّذِينَ [&hellip

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 15:3

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 15:3

Do they not reflect upon the Qur’an, or are there locks on the hearts? (Q 47:24) For past Qur’anic Reflections click here Thank you for allowing us to send you our e-communications. Inshā Allāh we hope to continue serving the mu’minīn through this media. ذَرْهُمْ يَأْكُلُوا وَيَتَمَتَّعُوا وَيُلْهِهِمُ الْأَمَلُ ۖ فَسَوْفَ يَعْلَمُونَ Dhar-hum ya’kulū wayatamatta‘ū wayulhihimul-amal, fasawfa ya‘lamūn Leave [&hellip

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 2:183

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 2:183

Do they not reflect upon the Qur’an, or are there locks on the hearts? (Q 47:24) For past Qur’anic Reflections click here Bismillāh June 27, 2014/Sha‘bān 29, 1435 يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا كُتِبَ عَلَيْكُمُ الصِّيَامُ كَمَا كُتِبَ عَلَى الَّذِينَ مِنْ قَبْلِكُمْ لَعَلَّكُمْ تَتَّقُونَ Yā ayyuhal-ladhīna āmanū kutiba ‘alaykums-siyāmu kamā kutiba ‘alal-ladhīna min qablikum la-‘allakum tattaqūn O [&hellip

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 2:185

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 2:185

Do they not reflect upon the Qur’an, or are there locks on the hearts? (Q 47:24) For past Qur’anic Reflections click here IMPORTANT: Beginning next month, Canadian e-communication laws require us to get your consent to send Quranic Reflections and info on ALI activities. Please fill-in this form for you to continue receiving e-communication from ALI, especially Quranic [&hellip

How to raise our children

How to raise our children

BriefCultivation in Islam is very important, for indeed all of the religion is based upon upbringing. It starts first of all with of our own selves, then of our families, and then of the community at large. Cultivation in Islam is very important, for indeed all of the religion is based upon upbringing. It starts [&hellip

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 28:5

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 28:5

Do they not reflect upon the Qur’an, or are there locks on the hearts? (Q 47:24) For past Qur’anic Reflections click here Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 28:5 وَنُرِيدُ أَنْ نَمُنَّ عَلَى الَّذِينَ اسْتُضْعِفُوا فِي الْأَرْضِ وَنَجْعَلَهُمْ أَئِمَّةً وَنَجْعَلَهُمُ الْوَارِثِينَ Wanurīdu an namunna ‘alal-ladhīnas-tudh‘ifū fil-ardhi wanaj‘alahum aimmatan wanaj‘alahumul-wārithīn And We desired to bestow a favor upon those who [&hellip

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 2:74

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 2:74

Do they not reflect upon the Qur’an, or are there locks on the hearts?(Q 47:24) For past Qur’anic Reflections click here Bismillāh June 6, 2014/ Sha‘bān 8, 1435 ثُمَّ قَسَتْ قُلُوبُكُمْ مِنْ بَعْدِ ذَٰلِكَ فَهِيَ كَالْحِجَارَةِ أَوْ أَشَدُّ قَسْوَةً Thumma qasat qulūbukum mim-ba ‘di dhālika fahiya kalHijārati aw ashaddu qaswata Then your hearts hardened after that, [&hellip