Section : ARTICLES - Visits : 967 - History : 2/9/2013 - Author : dawa
Does Islam Oppress Women?
Fourteen hundred years ago Islam gave women rights; rights that could not have been imagined by European counterparts. Bold words! Words that have been spoken repeatedly, especially in the last two or three decades by Muslim converts, and Islamic writers, academics and educators across the globe. Women’s rights, responsibilities, and choices have been the subject of books, articles, essays, and lectures. Sadly however, convincing the
Section : ARTICLES - Visits : 1146 - History : 28/7/2012 - Author : dawa
Ramadan and Fasting
The word Ramadan comes from the noun Ramad, which refers to “the heat of the stones arising from the intense heat of the sun.” The ninth month was named Ramadan because when the Arabs changed the names of the months from the ancient language, they named them according to the seasons in which they happen to fall.
Section : ARTICLES - Visits : 2783 - History : 18/1/2011 - Author : dawa
Do We Have the Original Old Testament?
Encyclopedia Britannica says, "The Old Testament was written in different eras (times), and by the hands of different authors from different cultures".
In his book, "The Story of Civilization", Will Durant said that these stories had been mixed, and took their final form in 300 BCE. He said, "Scholars agree that the earliest book of the Old Testament’s books is Genesis, some of it was written in Judah, and