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Jul
3
2012

Interfaith Dialogue in Islam

What does the Qur’an say about dialogue with people of other faiths? Many people are under the impression that Muslims are close-minded and unwilling to engage in discussion with people of other faiths. Nothing could be further from the truth. The Qur’an offers very clear guidelines and encouragement for Muslims to engage in interfaith dialogue.                     1. Speak Gently At all times, Muslims must show the […]

Jun
3
2011

Islam’s Contributions to World Civilization

The definition of Civilization: ‘An advanced state of intellectual, cultural, and material development in human society, marked by progress in the arts and sciences…’ American Heritage Dictionary   And a more complete definition – Civilization would be: – Technologically advanced – Morally & Ethically advanced   The Renaissance: The 21st Century was built upon the Industrial Revolution, and the Industrial Revolution s built upon…the Renaissance. What Gave Rise to the Renaissance? According to many educational […]

May
2
2011

The 99 Superheros comics inspired by Islamic culture

Like every comic, the 99 has the good against evil thing going on. But what is different about this comic is that all of the 99 superheroes of ‘the 99’ are ordinary Muslims from all over the world. These 99 heroes come across what are called ‘Noor stones’ (Noor meaning Light), thus coming into their powers. Noor stones are gemstones that were crafted to absorb ‘the light of reason’. Ages ago when Hugalu Khan invaded […]