Tag: BATTLE

Trials Transformed 4 Min Read

The Battle of Badr — Faith vs. Force

In this part of the Trials Transformed series, we learn about the greatest military engagement in our history, the Battle of Badr.

Opinion 14 Min Read

Siege of Gaza is a sign of victory for the Muslims

In part three of three, Abdul Hai shares an inspiring message from previous sieges against the Muslims and the ongoing siege of Gaza.

Ramadān: the Month of Heroes & Victory

Ramadan is not only famous for fasting but for victories that changed the course of history.

Current Affairs Featured History Islamic Thought Opinion 8 Min Read

Last remaining companion of Omar Mukhtar dies at 112

Abdul-Razaq al-Motarabiah Jilkhaf, the last surviving companion of the Libyan resistance leader Omar al-Mukhtar, who fought against Italian fascist colonists, died last Sunday, 26 February 2017 at the age of 112 (rahimahullāh). Omar Mukhtar etched his name in the annals of history when he valiantly defended his people, their property and honour by waging the noble concept of Jihād against the

The Story of the Ummah’s Struggles. In Tweets

Concise principles to understand the crises the Ummah is going through If we understand the role that Allāh سبحانه وتعالى has created for the Ummah of Muhammad (sallAllāhu ‘alayhi wasallam), it will totally transform how we approach and react to the crises and conflicts that befall the Ummah. When Allāh and

Helping Hypocrites Against Muslims

Deliberation before Condemnation – Part 2 Part 1 | 2 | 3 |  4 The purpose of this series is one: To illustrate beyond doubt the very sophisticated nature of Takfīr, hoping that it will dissuade those who have been afflicted with such boldness to reconsider their behaviour and to busy themselves with

Education Featured France History Latest Islamic 12 Min Read

When France almost went Islamic: ʿAbd-ar Raḥmān al-Ghafiqi

  “Of the believers are men who are true to that which they covenanted with Allāh. Some of them have paid their vow by death (in battle)…” The recent tragic events in Paris have put the spotlight on the Muslims in France. Indeed, there was a time when the land

History Islamic Thought Latest Opinion 21 Min Read

Lionhearted diplomacy: the remarkable reign of Alp Arslan

Sultan Alp Arslan was a just, generous, and pious leader; the lion of Manzikert, he was a warrior who performed a key role in overcoming Byzantine attacks on Muslim lands.