Islam in Perspective

Arafat: Merits of the day

Allah the Almighty preferred some months to others, some days to others and some nights to others and selected specific times in the year to be seasons of worship and righteous deeds, and in these ble

The last sermon by Prophet Muhammad

This sermon was delivered on the 9th Day of Dul Hijjah 10 AH (632 CE) in the Uranah valley of Mount Arafat (in Makkah)

I found Islam far ahead of its time

Dr. R. L. Mellema of Holland, an anthropologist, writer and scholar, explains what was there that attracted him to Islam.

Massive overhaul changes the face of Makkah

MAKKAH: As a child, Osama Al-Bar would walk from his home past Islam's holiest site, the Kaaba, to the market of spice and fabric merchants where his father owned a store.

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