The Virtual Mosque

The Muslims are coming

The following is an extract taken from Arun Kundnani’s book ‘The Muslims are coming’. To be classed as moderate, Muslims must forget what they know about Palestin, Iraq and Afghanistan and instead align themselves with the fantasies of the war on terror; they are expected to constrain their religion to the private sphere [...]


[Video] Moderation

Verse 2:143 calls Muslims “ummati wustai”. This is usually translated as “exalted nation”. I disagree with this. I believe it means a moderate people. So Islam enjoins moderation on Muslims. This is not just in religious matters but also secular matters. So we must avoid extravagance in celebrating all functions, in our behaviour and [...]