Islam and Belief in Prophets

June 29, 2020 Arabic Culture,Religion
Islam and Belief in Prophets Belief in Prophets of Allah is unquestionably incumbent upon every follower of Islam. It goes without saying that the start of humanity did not commence with Prophet Muhammed’s call of proph…

What is Fasting in Islam?

April 23, 2020 Arabic Culture,Religion
What is Fasting in Islam? Fasting in Arabic is صَوْم or صِيَام. Linguistically, both words are verbal nouns of the verb صَامَ. Generally speaking, صَامَ means to refrain from doing something. To say صَامَ عَنِ الْكَلَام…

Eid Mubarak to All

June 4, 2019 Arabic Culture,Religion
عِيْدُ الفِطْرِ Eid ul-Fitri When Prophet Mohammed (PBUH) entered Madinah, after migration from Mecca, he found the people of Madinah having two days of big celebrations—the Day of Nairooz نَيْرُوز and the Day of Mahra…

What is Ramadan?

May 6, 2019 Arabic Culture,Religion
What is Ramadan? What is Ramadan? Ramadan (also written Ramadhan) is the name of the ninth month of the lunar calendar. It is the only month that is mentioned in the Holy Quran, namely in Surat al-Bagarah, verse 185: "ش…

Origins of Shia Islam

March 5, 2019 Arabic Culture,Religion
Origins of Shia Islam Origins of Shia Islam المَذْهَبُ الشِّيْعِي dates back to the early days of Islam; therefore, it is the oldest branch of political Islam. More specifically, it emerged during the era of third calip…

What is Islam?

November 13, 2018 Arabic Culture,Religion
What is Islam? What is Islam? Islam is the submission to Allah, that is to submit one’s soul, destiny, all matters to Him. A man may feel that no one on earth or the heavens above has authority over him, and that he has…
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