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  • newMormon grateful for Muslims
    I’m a Mormon and I’ll always cherish the good memories I’ve had with several of my Muslim friends. One time when I visited my brother and his family, their car broke down while we were running late for church. His Muslim neighbors saw their nee…
    - 1 hour ago, 3 Aug 15, 5:47pm -
  • new"O Traveler of Many Paths" - Al-Qadi Abdullah Ali Abdul Qadir Al-Khazraji Ash-Shafi'i Al-Ahsa'i d. 1344h
    يا سالكا وجد الطريق تعددا *** خذ ما تشاء فسوف تأتي المقصدا واحذر وقوفك حيرة وترددا *** إن المذاهب كالمناهل في الهدى والمرء مثل الوارد الظمآن…
    - 2 hours ago, 3 Aug 15, 5:29pm -
  • newWhy can't I question Islam?
    I'm somewhere between Muslim and Ex-Muslim, and one of the things that completely deters me is that I can't question anything. I ask a sheikh "Why would god create us and give us the possibility of going to hell?" and he tells me "To see if we are tr…
    - 2 hours ago, 3 Aug 15, 5:17pm -
  • newAskreddit Post on Hijabs
    Have any sisters here posted on the askreddit post about hijabs. It's here (linked as np.reddit). There are already a lot of good posts on it, and the discussion is interesting. What kind of irks me is that a person (linked as np.reddit) who does not…
    - 2 hours ago, 3 Aug 15, 5:13pm -
  • newHow did Salah for Sunnis and Shi'as become different?
    submitted by Elijahquestions [link] [9 comments]
    - 3 hours ago, 3 Aug 15, 4:35pm -


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  • newIndonesia Web-Savvy Muslim Youth Champion Peace -
    Onislam.netIndonesia Web-Savvy Muslim Youth Champion PeaceOnislam.netCAIRO – Youth wing of Nahdlatul Ulama, Indonesia's largest Islamic group, has pledged to preserve the organization's tolerant identity, using social media to maintain the peaceful…
    - 4 hours ago, 3 Aug 15, 3:04pm -
  • newJesus Guided Me to Islam: Adebayor -
    Onislam.netJesus Guided Me to Islam: AdebayorOnislam.netMuslims also believe this as taught in the Qur'an verse 4:171,” Adebayor was quoted by The Herald. Adebayor was talking about one of 13 reasons behind his decision to embrace Islam after being…
    - 5 hours ago, 3 Aug 15, 2:06pm -
  • newMalawi Muslim musicians fined for 'abusing Allah': Forced to recite Islamic verses - Nyasa Times
    Nyasa TimesMalawi Muslim musicians fined for 'abusing Allah': Forced to recite Islamic versesNyasa TimesThe Muslim Association of Malawi (MAM) has fined three boys to pay MK 25,000.00 or in default clean mosques around Makhetha Township in Blantyre f…
    - 6 hours ago, 3 Aug 15, 12:53pm -
  • newMuslim leaders unite in criticising deradicalisation efforts - Warrnambool Standard
    Warrnambool StandardMuslim leaders unite in criticising deradicalisation effortsWarrnambool StandardMoreover, the idea that the "problem lies not with Islam, nor even with some of the Muslims but with the environment Muslims are currently in" has no…
    - 22 hours ago, 2 Aug 15, 9:11pm -
  • newScottish Muslim Councilors Empower Women -
    Onislam.netScottish Muslim Councilors Empower“They provide a religiously sensitive delivery of counseling services for Muslim women who are facing difficulties and struggling to cope,” an unnamed woman, who nominated the councilo…
    - 24 hours ago, 2 Aug 15, 7:12pm -

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  • newNavigating the College Experience: Nihal’s Narrative
    “We are drowning in information, while starving for wisdom. The world henceforth will be run by synthesizers, people able to put together the right information at the right time, think critically about it, and make important choices wisely.” ~E.…
    - 11 hours ago, 3 Aug 15, 8:06am -
  • The Critical Time Between Athan and Iqama
    As-salaamu alaykum, Many of us enter the masjid before the time of Iqama (establishment of prayer) – or at least, we should. :) But do we know how valuable that time truly is? Do we know some of the Sunnan (Prophetic practices) that are performed d…
    - 4 days ago, 31 Jul 15, 5:00am -
  • Mass Marketing Islam and “Edu-tainment”
    Those with greater “like” counts for their FB pages, witty tweets, and personalized web sites are deemed ‘relevant’, while those who have chosen to eschew online media are not. Authority is conferred by influence lists, with people eagerly c…
    - 5 days ago, 29 Jul 15, 11:16pm -
  • Oversharing and Fake Lives – Art of Connection with Belal Khan
    If someone points out things about you that you posted online, is it fair to give them the “stalker status?” When you post stuff online, it's public. Why does it bother you that a stranger knows about it. You might as well complain about stuff th…
    - 5 days ago, 29 Jul 15, 12:03pm -
  • A Contrived Controversy: Know Your Rights Presentations Hurt the American Muslim Community?
    Currently, in Chattanooga Tennessee, many people in the Muslim community are going to be interviewed by FBI. In this or any environment, what should they do? If the FBI wanted to talk to you, either unexpectedly or in connection with some sort of inv…
    - 6 days ago, 28 Jul 15, 11:15pm -


  • Transitions: Altmuslim joins Patheos
    Brace yourself for some good change: altmuslim is joining the Patheos family. Before Illume, before Islamicity added news and essays to its site, before Beliefnet and later Patheos and Huffington Post Religion created robust Islam sections and/or exp…
    - , 27 Jan 12, 11:21am -
  • Confronting extremism: Mind over jihad
    The US has taken an initiative to spread the counter-extremist message across Pakistan to prevent the breeding of extremism and to deradicalize militants who were completely taken by the jihadist ideology, which is a tough battle because Pakistan is,…
    - , 20 Jan 12, 2:40am -
  • Remembering MLK: Why my daughter should have MLK day off
    The fact that my daughter's Islamic school does not take MLK day off bothers me. All Islamic schools, except perhaps those established by African-American Muslims, have been built by Muslims who have immigrated to this country from abroad. They, even…
    - , 15 Jan 12, 1:37pm -
  • Social change in 2012: After the revolution
    The temperatures plummeted to sub-zero in Anchorage, Alaska, in November 2011, but that did not deter the protesters who had gathered to occupy Town Square. They stayed, rotating shifts to ensure that their encampment was never left unoccupied. In th…
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  • Year in review: The top ten good news stories of 2011
    Sometimes it seems Muslims can’t get a break, and 2011 was no exception. The "creeping sharia" paranoia in the US continued unabated (despite any evidence that there is any real threat of sharia law supplanting the Constitution) with the passage a…
    - , 30 Dec 11, 3:35am -

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  • newMuslim Basketball Players Design Own Outfits And You Won’t Believe What Happens Next!
    A community basketball team in Cedar-Riverside Minneapolis, consisting of young Somali girls, made the news recently. These players did not gain attention from media outlets for bashing stereotypes or fighting against the Islamic oppressive patriarch…
    - 14 hours ago, 3 Aug 15, 5:21am -
  • Friday Links
    Seven Muslim women from around the world are bicycling across Iowa as a way of “promoting female sports participation as a fundamental right“. The 470-mile ride, featuring 8,500 cyclists, began July 19 and finished July 25.   In the last year an…
    - 3 days ago, 31 Jul 15, 6:06pm -
  • France’s Jessica Houara
    This article, co-authored by Laurent Dubois (@soccerpolitics) and MMW’s Shireen Ahmed, previously appeared in Sports Illustrated. A recent special issue of the French Surface Football Magazine includes this portrait of national team player Je…
    - 6 days ago, 28 Jul 15, 8:52pm -
  • Is Islamophobia Real?
    A few weeks ago, I was meeting a friend of a friend for the first time. Now usually, my name gets transformed into Tamsin, or Tasmeem, or Tasmeen (the last two have quite unfortunate meanings in Arabic). In this case, the person I was introducing mys…
    - 7 days ago, 27 Jul 15, 1:40pm -
  • Where The Undesirable Go
    This post was originally published on the writer’s blog.  I left the mosque many years ago. I think the last straw for me was seeing female teachers and preachers telling us that women should not be in positions of leadership; that they should sta…
    - 12 days ago, 22 Jul 15, 9:50am -

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Jardin Majorelle, Marrakech
Jardin Majorelle, Marrakech
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Columns of the Mosque Cathedral of Cordoba
Columns of the Mosque Cathedral of Cordoba
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on orchard moslima
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Oração de Eid al-Feter e do Jantar de Eid al-Feter no Centro Islâmico no Brasil - 2015.
Oração de Eid al-Feter e do Jantar de Eid al-Feter no Centro Islâmico no Brasil - 2015.
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  • Full-Time / Live In - Experiential Learning Teacher for High School Boys
    Degree in education, as well as a certificate in a related field. Teaching credentials are mandatory. Experience with students with learning differences and ADHD is a plus. Our ideal candidate is an outgoing, well-organized individual who is eager to…
    - 2 days ago, 2 Aug 15, 12:00am -
  • VRIC Quran School Hifdh Teacher
    Full Time Hifz Teacher Job Posting (For Boys and Girls)   QUALIFICATIONS   1. Bachelors or Masters Degree preferred in Hifz/Quran/Arabic/Islamic Studies or related fields   2. Must have ‘Ijaza in Hifz, recitation or other Qu…
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    Education/Certification: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution of higher learning. Special Knowledge/Skills: Familiarity with all aspects of library and information sciences. Proficient in working with media/computer technologie…
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  • Montessori Assistant for Primary
    Requirements: Montessori Assistant Training completed at an accredited facility Experience assisting in a Primary classroom CPR/First Aid certificate preferred Duties: Help in establishing and maintaining Montessori classroom culture…
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  • Montessori Assistant for Primary
    Requirements: Montessori assistant training completed Experience as an assisstant in a Primary classroom. CPR/First Aid certificate Duties: • Assist the lead teacher with the children in their learning and understanding of the Mon…
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