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Quran Introduction Part I

Written by Marmaduke Pickthall (1875 – 1936) Qu’ran Introduction Part 1 Muhammad, son of Abdullah, son of Abdul Muttalib, of the tribe of Qureysh, was born at Mecca fifty three years before the Hijrah. His father died before he was born, and was protected first by his grandfather, Abdul Muttalib, and, after his grandfather’s death,…

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Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)- Quotes by him & Views From Non Muslims

Some important quotes by the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)  On Other Religions: “Feed the hungry and visit a sick person, and free the captive, if he be unjustly confined. Assist any person oppressed, whether Muslim or Non – Muslim.” “When the bier of anyone passeth by thee, whether Jew, Christian, or Muslim, rise to thy feet.”…

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Hidden History:  Important People, Important Lives.

Noor Inayat Khan – ‘The Spy Princess.’ Noor-un-Nisa Inayat Khan  (2 January 1914 – 13 September 1944) was a direct descendant of Tipu Sultan, the 18th century Muslim ruler of Mysore. Khan’s father was a musician and Sufi teacher.  She lived a remarkable life of self sacrifice for the cause of freedom during the Second World…

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Hidden History: Inventions from the Golden Age of Muslim Civilisation

  ‘The Golden Age of Muslim Civilisation’ – a time when men and women  of different faiths and  cultures, in order to improve the quality of life of society, worked together. Speaking at the launch of the award – winning ‘1001 Inventions of the Muslim world’ exhibition in Ljubljana, this month, the Slovenian Prime Minister, Dr. Miro Cerar said:…

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