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Burden of the soul within its capacity. Quran 23:62

23:62 «And we lay not on any soul a burden except to the extent of its capacity, and with us is a book that speaks the truth, and they are not wronged.» 48/2533/12 {2678} 1 504 ord igjen


Video: Robert Spencer Gives Three Lessons From Islamic History for Today’s Policymakers

  1. Jihad has always been a mainstream feature of Islam. Jihad is not a modern development.
  2. There has been no organized internal resistance or majority of moderate Muslims trying to stop Jihad violence.
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Counter Jihad Report

Yom Kippur and Ashoura: Are Muslims observing a Jewish holiday?

Source: Aljazeera

By Hamid Dabashi

On the Gregorian calendar (so named after Pope Gregory XIII) this September, two of the holiest Jewish and Islamic high holidays coincide. 164 ord igjen

The Muslim Times

My drug dealer is Muslim

One of my friends at university used to smoke weed enough that he had a regular dealer who he liked to refer to as «my guy». 1 122 ord igjen


"An Act Concerning Religion"

«An Act Concerning Religion.» That was the original title of what is colloquially known as the «Maryland Toleration Act of 1649,» the same year in which… 3 100 ord igjen

The Road to Hajj - What is Hajj?

Saima says… let’s go on a big journey, travel to a far land and reach the pits of our soul

I’ll do a series of posts and keep them bitesize and digestible on my Hajj experience, reflections and tips. 684 ord igjen


Killing Free Speech

Gatestone Institute, by Judith Bergman, September 21, 2018:

  • The OIC’s media strategy encourages «accurate and factual portrayal of Islam. Emphasis should be directed at avoidance of any link or association of Islam with terrorism or the use of Islamophobic rhetoric… such as labeling criminal terrorists as ‘Islamic’ fascists, ‘Islamic’ extremists.»
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