The Virtual Mosque


All our news items in one handy place. This section has important and interesting articles from all over the World, as well as our own unique articles

More insulting cartoons and more extremist reactions

Lars Vilks has followed in the footsteps of others in recent times of producing a cartoon which depicts the Holy Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) in a derogatory way. This had led to a predicable uproar from extremists, with numerous arrests of people who had directed death threats at Vilks. Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad prophesied that three [...]


Is America really a secular state?

An interesting article was written on The Washington Post website recently. It discusses the role of religion in US politics. In theory the US is a secular state and religion plays no part in the affairs of the state. In practice, Christians, especially the conservatives, use their numerical strength to ban ideas they do not approve of, particularly [...]


Sunnis use Ahmadi research to defend the Holy Prophet

Ahmadis are condemned by Sunnis as non Muslims, they have been brutally murdered and abused in countries like Pakistan, and yet Sunnis use Ahmadi teachings and research to regularly defend Islam. Sunnis believe that the Holy Prophet Muhammad married Hazrat Ayesha when she was six years of age. This is frequently used by Christians to attack [...]


So called Muslims “clerics” get it wrong again!

Recently I spotted a news article in the Express which was discussing how Muslims were no longer able to pray in their prayer hall in London’s City University as it had been closed due to an incident were four students were attacked outside the building. The reason this made the news was that the Muslims had resorted to praying out in [...]


Islamic finance system ‘may benefit Guernsey’

A Guernsey investment expert believes the island could benefit from adopting an Islamic finance system. The asset-based system avoids most speculative investment and borrowing. The bank and investors involved share the risks and rewards. Toby Birch, from Birch Assets Ltd, said it was similar to a system adopted at the end of the Napoleonic [...]