Monthly Archives: February 2008

A Letter To Senator Barack Obama: By UmmZaid

Sallam alaykum. A brilliant letter by sister UmmZaid to Senator Barack Obama. One’s religious faith has nothing to do with one’s fitness to serve in the office of the President of the United States, so why do you keep playing … Continue reading

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From Birth to Prophethood – The Prophet of Islam: With Shaykh Atabek Shukurov

  One-day Intensive From Birth to Prophethood – The Prophet of Islam with Shaykh Atabek Shukurov  “Verily, there has come unto you a Messenger from amongst yourselves. It grieves him that you should receive any difficulty. He is anxious over … Continue reading

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Panorama: On Whose Orders?

Sallam alaykum. Jeremy Vine interviews Tony Blair’s Attorney General Lord Goldsmith, asking how rules preventing abuse and torture of prisoners in Iraq were overturned. Available for 6 more days on BBC iPlayer. Watch the programme here.

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Documentary: Islam – Empire of Faith

Sallam alaykum. A Gardner Films production in association with PBS and Devillier Donegan Enterprises. Narrated by Ben Kingsley. To read the making of the film, click here. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

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Malcolm X (May 19, 1925 – February 21, 1965)

Sallam alaykum. Today is the anniversary of the death of Malcolm X, also known as El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz.  May God bless him and grant him a high station in heaven.  Ameen. Please keep him in your prayers today. Al-Fatiha for our … Continue reading

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Cameron To Denounce Forced Marriage On Visit To Bradford

Sallam alaykum. Cameron to denounce forced marriage on visit Tory leader David Cameron A Conservative government would consider making forced marriages a criminal offence, David Cameron will announce on a visit to Bradford today. The Tory leader is holding a … Continue reading

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Nasheed: Tala’al Badru Alayna Sung by Khalid Belrhouzi

Sallam alaykum. Masha Allah it’s a nice version.  What do you think? The following also features Dawud Wharnsby Ali. 🙂 Tala’al Badru Alayna (no video, just audio) Audio Clips From Khalid Belrhouzi’s new album, Man Ana? (Who Am I?) Buy … Continue reading

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