Eid 2020 – these are the expected dates of Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha...

Every year tens of thousands of people celebrate Eid in Birmingham. There are two main Eid events in the Islamic calendar. Eid al-Fitr falls at the...

Here’s what you need to know about Eid al-Adha, one of Islam’s biggest holidays

What is it? One of the most important holidays of the Islamic calendar, Eid al-Adha marks the height of the annual Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca in Saudi...

Eid-el-Kabir: The classical lessons

It is that time of the year again when Muslims across the world celebrate the holiest festival in their calendar, known as Eid-el-Kabir. The...

Hagia Sophia will become a mosque again, it is both Turkey’s and an Islamic...

Turkey’s top administrative court, the Council of State is likely to announce today the restoration of the Hagia Sophia from a museum to a mosque reversing...

Tennessee Newspaper Apologizes for ‘Utterly Indefensible’ Anti-Muslim Ad

The Tennessean newspaper in Nashville is investigating how it came to publish a full-page ad on Sunday by a biblical prophecy group claiming “Islam”...

Is hunting in the Sacred months haraam?

<img src="https://shafsalam.com.ng/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/bismillaah.jpg" alt="" width="182" height="40" class="alignnone size-full wp-image-4904" Praise be to Allaah. The sacred months are Rajab, Dhu’l-Qa’dah, Dhu’l-Hijjah and Muharram. These are what are...

Young men and women are doing charitable work; is it permissible for them to...

A group of young people of both sexes are doing charity work, such as visiting orphans and the sick and feeding the poor and...

Syed Munawar Hasan – a socialist turned Islamic political leader

KARACHI, Pakistan It was the year of 1960, when two friends and dashing student leaders switched their ideologies. Syed Munawar Hasan, who later became the emir...

Deepening Islamic Financing

The quest for viable alternative to conventional banking has gained momentum in recent times partly because of the inherent credit risks and exposures that...

2,500 rare texts from Islamic world to go online for free

More than 2,500 rare manuscripts and books from the Islamic world covering a period of more than a thousand years are to be made...