Archive for April 2018

Why do Muslims Fast (Ramadan)?

Ramadan Awareness Following are some general questions that have been addressed regarding Ramadan & Fasting. Ramadan is the most significant month in the Islamic calendar. Q: Who Must Fast? Fasting is compulsory for those who are mentally and physically fit, past the age of puberty, in a settled situation (not travelling), and are sure fasting…

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Who are Muslims?

Muslims are people who have professed belief in Islam. As believers, they worship the One God and revere Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him (pbuh), as the last messenger of God. Additionally, they also believe in all the prophets which preceded Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) and the holy books which they brought, such as the Psalms,…

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What is Islam?

Islam completes the long chain of guidance from God to humanity. Meticulously preserved and thoroughly documented, Islam’s message has a familiar resonance, owing to its shared history and common values, with Abrahamic religions. Additionally, Islam reiterates a return to basic principles of faith: belief in one God, righteous living, and faith in the afterlife. This…

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