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Coffee with the Messenger

As the world gears to commemorate the Prophet Muhammad’s birth, a mother prepares material for the holiday feast, a group of qawwals stays late at night rehearsing for the awaited occasion, even as a few stiff-lipped hard-liners sincerely share social media messages denouncing all festivities as sinful. 754 kata lagi

Feminine Symbols in Islam

Islam and the Divine Feminine? Really? Yes, as improbable as it may seem, really. In our times we have become so accustomed to a male-dominated, authoritarian and repressive interpretation of Islam that has all but eliminated the feminine dimension from our spiritual life causing serious imbalances in our lives, our communities and our world. 1.375 kata lagi

Reflections

Answering Jihad: A Better Way Forward Question #4 - Is Jihad in the Qur'an and the Life of Muhammad?

This is the fourth in a 17-week series from Answering Jihad: A Better Way Forward by Nabeel Qureshi, author of Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus. Weeks one through sixteen will cover sixteen questions people most commonly ask Qureshi about jihad and Islam. 4.870 kata lagi

Spirituality

It is time that Muslims embrace the tradition of planting trees.

“There is no Muslim who plants a tree or sows seeds and then a bird, or a person, or an animal eats from it except that it is charity for him.” 331 kata lagi

God