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Dr. Zulfiqar Ali Shah

Eid al-Fitr Moon Not Sighted in Saudi Arabia on Monday

The Saudi Supreme Court announced today...

Saudi Confusion about Eid al-Fitr

Is it possible that the Crescent of Shawwaal...

Full Moon of Ramadan was on Monday, July 22

Many of us have thought that the Muslim community of North America...

Moon Sighted in the Polynesian Islands

This is the picture of the crescent of Ramadan sighted in the Polynesian Islands in the Pacific Ocean, on Monday, July 8th at 6:08 PM, local time. As we share the night with these islands, it was proper for Muslims living in North America to fast on Tuesday, July 9th. Historically, whenever the moon sighting report had arrived before Fajr, i.e. Suhoor time, the Muslim communities had been required to observe fasting on that day. Sacred time of Ramadan starts with the arrival of the new moon. The knowledge of the beginning of the month of Ramadan obligates fasting of Ramadan.

Every Soul is Entitled to a Dignified Burial

Every soul deserves a dignified burial...

We Confirm: Ramadan will Begin on July 9, 2013

There is a real possibility that on Monday, July 8

Prohibition of Dead Body's Transportation

The Prophet (SAW) never moved a dead body from one location to another...

The Paradox of Muhammad (SAW): Roots of Prophetic Hate and Love in the West

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In the West, several views have existed concerning the person and mission of Rasulullah (SAW). He seems to be the most hated as well as respected figure in the West.

Loving God, Whose Way is Peace

In Islam God, Allah, the Most Merciful and Compassionate, stands alone: transcendent and majestic. The faith is marked by a strict and uncompromising ethical monotheism which requires its followers to translate into action the divine attributes of mercy, compassion, charity, love and peace in an effort to establish a balanced, just and peaceful human society.

Eid al-Fitr on a Friday

This year Eid al-Fitr may fall on a Friday in some Muslim countries...

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