The Virtual Mosque

The Only Way To See Masjid Al Haram

The Saudi authorities have in recent years done their absolute best to pollute and ruin Mecca. If you visit and look up you can only see lines of cranes in the midst of construction or intimidating hotels overlooking the area. It has become a place for the super rich who can book a hotel room hundreds of meters in the sky and look down on [...]


Eid Milad-un-Nabi

‘Holy Prophet Muhammad Day’, marked only by Ahmadis in Lahore, in April 1908 I am repeating, with some revisions, an item I posted here in April 2008, on the centenary of the function that it refers to. It is reported in Badr, 30th April 1908 (p. 6) that an Eid Milad-un-Nabi function was held at Ahmadiyya Buildings, Lahore. (This [...]


Is Fasting meant only for Muslims?

In his Eid Ul Fitr speech Dr Zahid Aziz, looks at what Biblical Prophets say about Fasting, and shows how it is a fundamental practise taught in the Holy Bible. He then goes on to discuss the Lahori Ahmadiyya movement and how despite very limited resources Maulana Muhammad Ali went on to produce the greatest English translation of The Holy [...]