Khimar and Hijab? What exactly it is?

khimar and hijab

Khimar is an Arabic word and its literal meaning is to cover. Khumar is a plural of Khimar.  According to various Arabic dictionaries, Khimar means something through which women cover their heads. You must have read this word in the Holy Quran. In Holy Quran, it has been mentioned in Surah Noor. In Quran, Allah … Read more Khimar and Hijab? What exactly it is?

Description of Paradise in Islam – how is it?

description of paradise

Islam is a religion that teaches us to remain balanced in our approach in different aspects of life.  Islam motivates its followers to follow the right path and avoid evil. You must have observed that the description of paradise in Islam is based on the reward that the righteous people will achieve as result of … Read more Description of Paradise in Islam – how is it?

What is battle of Karbala? Ashura Explained

Ashura explained

Ashura has an important place in the Islamic calendar. Muslims observe Ashura as a special day in different parts of the world. Battle of Karbala is what makes this day one of the most special days, however, it is not the only reason of the importance of this day. The literal meaning of word Ashura … Read more What is battle of Karbala? Ashura Explained

Islamic fundamentalism: The True Perspective

islamic fundamentalism

The term Islamic fundamentalism in the recent years has been used in relation to the extremists and terrorists in the Islamic world. The term fundamentalist indicates a person with an ideology that is opposite to the modern trends. This term has originated from Christianity. But in the modern world, Islamic context is the main focus … Read more Islamic fundamentalism: The True Perspective

Shariah Law in the United States: Its details and Application

Shariah law in the United States

In the United States, Muslims follow their religious code of life, and it is a normal thing. The constitution of the US guarantees freedom to follow one’s religion as long as it does not violate the rights of other US citizens. In the past few years, you must have witnessed a tremendous change in the … Read more Shariah Law in the United States: Its details and Application

Were there any female prophets – Islam and Christianity

female prophets or women prophets discussion

very religion has an individual that provides guidance to its followers on behalf of a divine being. This agent is known as Prophet and the message or direction received by the prophet is called as prophecy or revelation. As you know, different religions including Islam, Christianity and Judaism are founded on the teachings of these … Read more Were there any female prophets – Islam and Christianity

Here are 7 steps of the hajj in detail

7 steps of the hajj

Muslims from around the world gather in Makkah to perform Hajj. Muslims follow the Sunnah of Holy Prophet during this muslim pilgrimage. There are 7 steps of the hajj, which has been explained in this article. The activities performed during Hajj are the same which Prophet (PBUH) performed 1377 years ago. Allah says in the … Read more Here are 7 steps of the hajj in detail