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The essence of this religion (Islam) is based on a set of noble manners as the Prophet, peace be upon him, said: “Verily I have been sent as a teacher. I was sent ,to perfect and complete honorable morals”. (Sunan Ibn Majah) In Islam there are ritualistic acts of worship as well as transactional ones. And unless the transactional acts of worship are mastered, the ritualistic acts will never be efficient. We find lots of directives emphasizing this. Take for instance the case when the prophet said to one person who just achieved his prayer: “Go back and perform prayer…

10/01/2016
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Mikeleksiv and Savyanjamicov, in their study entitled From Mecca with Tolerance, referred to the secret of this religion in the unity of society through the beauty of the rotation” between religion, country and society. They discussed a broad but “ interesting question whether the collective Islamic rituals such as the Hajj, which brings more than two million pilgrims together every year from various sects, ?enhances tolerance between groups or does it support conflict between them :The importance of this question stems from three main elements First: It sheds light on the real social and political phenomenon, which leaves its impact…

10/01/2016
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Senior Islamic personalities of the Muslim World League participating at “The International Organization for Muslim Scholars”  held the conference “Islam is a message of peace and moderation” in the context of what they are doing and performing from the Islamic actions related to the word of truth,  glorifying its responsibility during their ihram days, in their holy month, and the holy place. The general secretary of the Muslim World League, chairman of “The International Organization for Muslim Scholars” department, and vice president of its general conference Sheikh Dr. Muhammad Al-Eyssa started his opening word at the conference with a speech…

10/01/2016
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Abraham, peace be upon him, was a generous prophet and a great symbol of sacrifice throughout human history and in the different religions. He was named as .Al-khalil (God’s lover) The life of this honorable prophet was a chain of sacrifices. Since his childhood, Abraham was smashing the idols, not with the mere objective of destroying them, but in order to mobilize minds and enhance understanding. Mental understanding and mobilization of the thought breaks the idol, not from outside but from inside, and this is the most important goal. He went through a series of sacrifices since his early age:…

09/17/2016
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It is a Muslim ritual called pilgrimage to the holy city of Mecca in a specified date and month every year. It has certain special rituals called “Rituals of Hajj”, and it is .an obligation once in a lifetime, to every capable Muslim adult :Hajj is the fifth pillar of Islam as the Prophet Muhammad peace be upon him, said Islam is built around five (pillars): The testimony that there is no god except Allah )) and that Muhammad is His slave and Messenger, to establish prayer, to give alms (Zakaat), to fast in Ramadhan, and, to perform Hajj (pilgrimage)…

09/17/2016
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Adam built a tent to worship God… and this place was surrounded with mercy. .Centuries passed after Adam’s death yet the effect of the area can’t be wiped out Abraham received the command to build the house again so that it would remain until the Day of Judgment, with the God willing. Effectively, the building of Ka’abah began. Throughout history, Ka’abah was demolished more than once, but it was re-built. It still exists nowadays from the time Abraham constructed it. Then what is the ?hard work that was conducted by the two Nobel prophets They were the ones who dug…

09/17/2016
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Our prophet Isa (Jesus) peace be upon him, was sent to the children of Israel with the Gospel. Since his birth, lots of miracles have happened. Among these miracles we :can consider the following His birth: The birth of our prophet Isa peace be upon him was considered his first * miracle. He is the son of a virgin mother Mary who got pregnant without being .touched by a man .Our prophet Isa was able to speak at a baby age in the cradle * Our prophet Isa, passed by a group of fishermen, the oldest of them was called…

08/30/2016
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In his Sahih (correct narration), Abu Huraira, may Allah be pleased with him, said: The Messenger of Allah, peace be upon him, said: “Allah does not look at your figure, .nor at your attire but He looks at your hearts and accomplishments”) [Muslim[ The prophet’s loyal companion, Abu Bakr As-Siddiq as well as the Persian Salman they were all researchers of the truth. Abu Bakr As-Siddiq searched for the right through the Magianism, the Christianity until he reached the right path in Islam. Thus, he was the owner of a healthy heart, a researcher of the truth. He had mercy…

08/30/2016
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If we have a look at the Book of Allah we find that the Jihad and its derivatives are repeated about 34 times. This indicates the excellence of Qur’anic innovation, so it was said: The term Jihad is sincerely an Islamic term, as it was not available in the Arab language in the pre-Islamic period nor in any other language apart the Islamic .language If we follow the Qur’anic verses where the term Jihad is mentionned, we find that this term has different meanings depending on the context in which it was stated, :and these meanings can be classified into…

08/30/2016
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The researcher Kuenen in his book “National Religions and Universal Religions” says regarding Islam: “We find the pillars of Islam receive, without interruption, visible expressions in the life of the believer. When they are interlocked with their daily regime, they make Muslim individual an Imam and a teacher of his ”.faith Rex Anjerm, the Scottish participant in the First World War, visited some of Middle East countries, studied their languages and religions. He served as a photographer in Hollywood movies. Rex converted to Islam because as he said “I believe that Islam is a religion that spreads peace and enters…

08/14/2016
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