The Virtual Mosque

Just War Part 5

Was World War One a just war? We have been looking at this question from the Islamic perspective. Cause, conduct and conclusion, the three C’s. In this final speech on World War One we come to the conclusion that based on the three C’s it is impossible to declare that World War One was a just war.


Five year old raped in Pakistan

Doctors performed two procedures to save the life of a five-year-old girl who was brutally gang-raped in the capital of Pakistan’s Punjab province even as the Supreme Court Chief Justice took notice of the heinous crime. The girl, dumped near Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in Lahore on Friday after being raped by unidentified men, continues to be [...]


Importance of time keeping

The Holy Quran tells Muslims that times of the five daily prayers are fixed and that Muslim must pray at the fixed time. The guidance in the Holy Quran is meant to allow us to practice what it teaches. Praying at the correct time is meant to develop in us respect for time because once lost, it does not return. Yet, though we pray at the correct [...]