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First hand Hajj experience

First hand Hajj experience

4 Jan, '078 Comments

My friend Rami just came back from performing the Hajj Al-Kabeer (the Grand Pilgrimage) and he came back with a lot of pictures which he thankfully just posted so we too can live the experience through his eyes. These are some of the pictures he took, mostly with his mobile phone, and they do cover […]

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Killjoy!

Killjoy!

8 Dec, '0610 Comments

“Islam encourages everybody to practice sports and maintain physical fitness,” said the imam addressing worshippers at the Omar Bin Al Khattab mosque on Friday. Excellent.. carry on shaikh. “However, while Islam does not prohibit women taking part in sports such events should be held in places where men cannot see them and the matches should […]

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OIC does NOT see!

14 Sep, '0629 Comments

This must have become a tradition while I was asleep or inattentive, espoused by illustrious people, princes and organisations in the Muslim world; in short, they hold that the problems that Islam faces is nothing but a Western media smear campaign, rather than recognising that there are fundamental problems with the doctrine, or at least […]

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Women have a right to pray in the Grand Mosque

Women have a right to pray in the Grand Mosque

13 Sep, '06107 Comments

And any other mosque for that matter and the right to lead prayers as far as I am concerned. So here’s another petition that is looking for your support, especially if you are Muslim as this will affect your wife, your mother, your sisters and daughters if you do not take action now. Update 060914: […]

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The tide turns

30 Jul, '06169 Comments

Some say that this war is much more than meets the eye, as it is in reality not more than a political game increasingly looking like being played by amateurs at the expense of the hapless Lebanese, caught in the middle, and are paying for it with their lives, property and a whole country’s infrastructure, […]

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