Tag: MUSLIM LEGENDS

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Reviver of 20th Century Jihad | Abdullah Azzam

Had Sheikh Abdullāh Azzam been alive today, would the following have happened? Would there have been a 9/11? Would there have been ISIS? Would young Muslim men be travelling to Syria for ‘Jihad’ armed with boxes full of condoms? It is unlikely.

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The Heart of the Algerian Revolution | Abdulhamīd ibn Bādīs

Did you know the pledge of Ibn Bādīs went on to become the motto of independent Algeria?

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A Scholar for Soldiers | ‘Izz al-Din al-Qassam

Al-Qassam devoted himself to moral reform, endlessly encouraging the community to keep regular prayers, maintain the obligatory fast, and strive to eradicate gambling and consumption of alcohol.

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The Maulana for the Millions | Abul A’la Maududi

Although many know him as the founder of one of the original and most influential Islamic revivalist movements, Jamaat-e-Islami, did you know that Maulana Maududi was also part of establishing and running the Islamic University of Madinah?

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Doctor of Dawah | Abdul Rahman al-Sumait

It is a disaster to think that controversial figures like Mother Teresa are more well known in Muslim households than Dr Abdul Rahman al-Sumait.

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The Lion of Dagestan | Imam Shamil

Before UFC champion Khabib Nurmagomedov claimed the title of the ‘Lion and Eagle of Dagestan’, there was one particular man whose legacy still resonates across the Caucasus region – a man who was greater and much more powerful in rank.

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The Tortured Scholar | Zaynab al-Ghazali

Moazzam Begg writes on the life and legacy of Zaynab al-Ghazali and why you need to know about her

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A Tafsir Written in Dungeons | Bediüzzaman Said Nursi

Bediüzzaman Said Nursi and his humble students gave their lives to plant a seed from which Turkey still enjoys the fruits; the seed of a true Islamic revival.

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Giants of Islam: An Introduction

Sh Ali Hammuda introduces a new collaborative series with Dr Uthman Lateef, Ust Fatima Barkatulla, Sh Bilal Ismail, Moazzam Begg, Dilly Hussain, and many more on a very important theme