Due to demand from our users, we will now be making the weekly videos available in audio files, which can either be streamed right from our website or can be downloaded so that people can listen to them on MP3 players. We will be starting with the speeches from the 19th May 2011.
We are told much about freedom in the West. Everyone is free to preach, practise and propagate their religion. Sadly, the reality is so different. In Switzerland, mosques cannot have minarets, in France women’s hijab is forcibly removed and the in the US, the bastion of the Western Values . . . read below Religious … Continue reading Freedom in the West?
By Imran Khan and originally published on ArabNews. My generation grew up at a time when colonial hang up was at its peak. Our older generation had been slaves and had a huge inferiority complex of the British. The school I went to was similar to all elite schools in Pakistan. Despite gaining independent, they … Continue reading Why the West craves materialism & why the East sticks to religion
Today we will be broadcasting live via ustream at 1.00pm (GMT) as usual, to watch our live prayers and speech and be a part of the virtual mosque click on the link below. If you miss the broadcast, then we will be putting the videos up in the next few days for people to watch … Continue reading Friday 27th August: Follow us Live
Its not enough just to take the pledge to join the jammat. Money is needed for the propagation of Islam and members are required to make financial sacrifices for the cause of Islam by donating a part of their hard earned income to the jammat for its activities. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1UWzTq0Hs14&rel=0
The new 'Ask The VM' series is now up and running! The first question comes from Steveo_23 who asks What is meant by the religion of Islam? Islam is the name given to Guidance sent by Allah to mankind through the Holy Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him). The name of this Guidance is different … Continue reading Ask ‘The VM’ Question and Answer Series
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 … Continue reading More insulting cartoons and more extremist reactions
Members of Ahmadiyya Muslim Association, commonly known as Qadianis, when asked say that they regards every person who recites the kalima as Muslims. But when confronted with statements of their founder Mirza Bashir-ud-Din Mahmud Ahmad, they change tack and admit they regard as Muslims only members of their own organisation. If the Qadianis are sincere … Continue reading Qadianis ashamed of their beliefs
In a Sunday morning TV programme in the UK, The Big Question, the presenter translated 4:34 of the Holy Quran as “Men are in-charge of women” whereas the correct translation is “Men are maintainers of women”. We have checked a number of translations of the Holy Quran by Muslims and by non Muslims, and they … Continue reading Women are subservient to Men
Whenever Muslims complain about unfair press coverage etc the Western world always says we have total freedom of expression and propagation. Here we examine whether it is really true and how Muslims should react to criticism, even abuse. [FLOWPLAYER=http://www.virtualmosque.co.uk/videos/05032010khutba.mp4,425,300]
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 … Continue reading Is America really a secular state?