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Science in the Golden Age

Written by Paul Lunde Illustrated by Michael Grimsdale Additional illustrations courtesy of Bodleian Library Towards the end of the 10th century, Ibn al-Nadim, son of a Baghdad, bookseller and boon companion of Abbasid caliphs, compiled an annotated bibliography of...


BILAL IBN RABAH (ragiy-Allahu lanhu) The First Muezzin (Prayer Caller) and the first slave convert in Islam One of the basic teachings of the religion of Islam is the unity of mankind and equality of people in the sight of Allah.In chapter 49, verse 13 of the Our'an...

Khalid ibn Al-Waleed

After his acceptance of the Faith , Khalid ibn AI-Waleed was the champion of many a decisive battle in favour of Islam, such as the battle against Musaylimah the Imposter and the battle of Yarmauk against the Roman Empire's army in Syria.

The Last Great Caliph: Abdülhamid II

Throughout Islamic history, one of the uniting aspects of the Muslim world was the caliphate. After the death of Prophet Muhammad ﷺ, his close companion, Abu Bakr, was elected as the first Khalifah, or caliph, of the Muslim community. His job as a leader combined...

Imam Abu Hanifa

Imām Abū Ḥanīfah, (699 — 767 CE / 80 — 148 AH) was the founder of the Sunni Hanafi school of fiqh (Islamic jurisprudence). Imam of Imams; Lamp of the Ummah; Leader of the Jurists and Mujtahideen; Hafize-Hadith Hadhrat Imam Abu Hanifah [ranhu] was a prestigious...
Juz Amma Tafseer

Juz Amma Tafseer

Bismillah Ar-Rahman Ar-Rahim ﷽ Recitation by Sheikh Mishary Rashed AlafasyJuz Amma Tafseer (Nouman Ali Khan - English) Surah's Tafsir explained by Brother Nouman Ali Khan in MP3 format.Recitation Tafsir...

Quran (The word of Allah)

Quran (The word of Allah)

The Quran is the holy book which Muslims recite and turn to for guidance in all aspects of their lives. Its verses have remained intact since their original revelation by God in the 7th century. This brochure explains the divine origin of the Quran by elaborating upon...



Bismillah Ar-Rahman Ar-Rahim بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَـنِ الرَّحِيمِ Recitation by Sheikh Mishary Rashed Alafasy الشيخ مشاري بن راشد العفاسي   [audio...

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