The Shahada is the Muslim profession of faith and the first of the ‘Five Pillars’ of Islam. The word shahada in Arabic means ‘testimony.’ It must be recited by every Muslim at least once in a lifetime with a full understanding of its meaning and with an assent of the heart.

The Shahada is the Muslim profession of faith and the first of the ‘Five Pillars’ of Islam. The word shahada in Arabic means ‘testimony.’ It must be recited by every Muslim at least once in a lifetime with a full understanding of its meaning and with an assent of the heart. More »

During the last ten precious days of Ramadan we are still following on the footsteps of the Prophet (peace be upon him) to get the very essence of our religion through understanding the Prophet’s life; his Seerah (biography), trying to get the best of these blessed days and of our selves.

During the last ten precious days of Ramadan we are still following on the footsteps of the Prophet (peace be upon him) to get the very essence of our religion through understanding the Prophet’s life; his Seerah (biography), trying to get the best of these blessed days and of our selves.

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The Prophet and Fatimah were not just a father and a daughter. Their relationship was one of a kind, with utmost love, care, gentleness and respect. What kind of relationship was it and what was it like to work?

The Prophet and Fatimah were not just a father and a daughter. Their relationship was one of a kind, with utmost love, care, gentleness and respect. What kind of relationship was it and what was it like to work?

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Is it permissible to wish my non-Muslim co-workers, friends, and family “Merry Christmas”? Should we segregate ourselves from the occasion? How should we act on it and why?

Is it permissible to wish my non-Muslim co-workers, friends, and family “Merry Christmas”? Should we segregate ourselves from the occasion? How should we act on it and why?

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In this video of a lecture on hadith (Prophetic narrations) by Sh. Usama Elsayed, a cat enters Al-Azhar Mosque and makes himself comfortable in his class, prompting him to pause from the actual class material and share some anecdotes and lessons on showing kindness to cats and other animals.

In this video of a lecture on hadith (Prophetic narrations) by Sh. Usama Elsayed, a cat enters Al-Azhar Mosque and makes himself comfortable in his class, prompting him to pause from the actual class material and share some anecdotes and lessons on showing kindness to cats and other animals.

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Hypocrisy, in the form of untruthfulness, dishonesty, etc. is no way a trait of a Muslim or Islam. Learn how the Prophet described, condemned and warned against such a hated characteristic

Hypocrisy, in the form of untruthfulness, dishonesty, etc. is no way a trait of a Muslim or Islam. Learn how the Prophet described, condemned and warned against such a hated characteristic

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Is marriage an easy process in Islam? Why are parents making difficult conditions for marriage? What are the actual conditions of marriage in Islam? Watch Baba Ali answering these questions and much more.

Is marriage an easy process in Islam? Why are parents making difficult conditions for marriage? What are the actual conditions of marriage in Islam? Watch Baba Ali answering these questions and much more.

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How does Islam view human life? What laws has Allah placed to regulate and promote such life? How does Islam safeguard its preservation?

How does Islam view human life? What laws has Allah placed to regulate and promote such life? How does Islam safeguard its preservation?

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Why under Islamic law does the male inherit twice as much as the female? Does this apply to all cases of inheritance? What is the wisdom behind such divisions? Could this be unjust and discriminatory?

Why under Islamic law does the male inherit twice as much as the female? Does this apply to all cases of inheritance? What is the wisdom behind such divisions? Could this be unjust and discriminatory?

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