24:35 Allah is the light of the heavens and the earth. A likeness of His light is as a pillar on which is a lamp — the lamp is in a glass, the glass is as it were a brightly shining star — lit from a blessed olive-tree, neither eastern nor western, the oil whereof gives light, though fire touch it not — light upon light. Allah guides to His light whom He pleases. And Allah sets forth parables for men, and Allah is Knower of all things
In this Khutba Brother Talha looks at Verse 35 from Chapter 24 of The Holy Quran and in this short verse of the holy Qur’an, Allah has mentioned the important role of divine revelation working for the moral and spiritual advancement of human beings. Allah by taking oath of fig, olive, Mount Sinai and Makkah has provided undeniable historical evidence to vindicate its truth.
24:35 Allah is the light of the heavens and the earth. A likeness of His light is as a pillar on which is a lamp — the lamp is in a glass, the glass is as it were a brightly shining star — lit from a blessed olive-tree, neither eastern nor western, the oil whereof gives light, though fire touch it not — light upon light. Allah guides [...]
We read from Mulfoozat Volume 7, where the Promised Messiah continues to describe how one may meet a ‘good’ end to one’s life. One must keep the company of the righteous so that they inspire in his heart the fervor to do good, obey Allah and serve humanity.
Is religion a force for good or evil? Can religion and science go hand in hand? Professor Richard Dawkins speaks with Al Jazeera in Oxford, UK to address the above questions and attempts to express his understanding of science and the Universe during a forty minute interview which also includes a Q&A session with the audience.
The First Sunday of the month is upon us once again, and that means we will be having our usual monthly meeting. Dr Jawad Ahmad takes to the lectern this afternoon at 3pm GMT to speak on good deeds and how doing good deeds can lead to everlasting life in the Hereafter. If you are unable to attend, then you can watch the full broadcast via [...]
Simrah discusses how in modern times good manners seems to be something which is slowly being eradicated from society. She looks at examples from Islam and the Holy Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) to show how important having good manners should be to people.
How widespread is the use of anti-Islamic material in the US military? Ibrahim Hooper, CAIR’s national communications director; Morris Davis, a retired Air Force Colonel; and Al Jazeera’s Josh Rushing investigate. httpv://youtu.be/cD_DW4JDcVk