Islam and Muslims Archive

Islamic Way of Life – The Key Principles to Success

Besides the pleasures and rewards of the world hereafter, the other major role that religion performs is of teaching moral principles to a person. Moreover, these moral principles are not just to be read or understood, rather they need to be put to practice in this world so that the followers of the religion represent

Personalities That Hold An Important Stature In Islam

Every cultural or social movement has some major personalities who contribute to the progression and effectiveness of the movement. Although the masses are involved in the movement, however, the important personalities are the ones who impact that movement and move the people in the right direction. The arrival and spread of Islam is one of

Importance & Significance of Muharram And The Glorious Day Of Ashura

The Islamic lunar calendar marks the beginning of New Year by the sighting of the moon of Muharram. It is the first month of Islamic year therefore, besides marking new beginnings it comes with additional reverence amalgamated with numerous blessings from Allah Almighty. Muslims in general are aware of the importance and virtues of months

The Common Beliefs Christianity And Judaism Share With Islam

Among religions of this world, the prominent religions that are ancient and have followers that are prominent in numerous areas of the world include Christianity, Islam, and Judaism. These three religions have a long history, which is full of one opposing the other and striving for its own survival. The followers of these religions have

A Brief Biography Of Hazrat Umar (RA)

If Muslim history be taken into consideration, several names come up that laid a great foundation to the prosperity and spread of Islam. Among those names, the one prominent name is of Hazrat Umar (RA) who was the second Caliph of Muslims and under his reign Islam and Muslims enjoyed great prosperity and success. Note

Role Of Muslim Votes In US Presidential Elections 2012

The total population of Muslims in United State is round 7 million. Hence they form a strong community that has the power to manipulate the upcoming presidential elections. Analysts and experts have been engaging in fierce arguments about who will win the sympathies of Muslims and take away their votes. According to recent surveys conducted