Tag: OTTOMAN

Current Affairs 6 Min Read

Britain’s first ever Turkish mosque at risk of closing

Do you know about the London mosque that has links to an Ottoman princess? Masjid Ramadan in Hackney is fighting for its survival.

Opinion 7 Min Read

100 years on, it’s clear the world needs khilafah

Abdul Wahid argues that the world needs a civilisational alternative to the disaster it faces today.

Politics 6 Min Read

100 years on, the Ummah remains strong and empowered

A century on from the end of the Caliphate, we must not feel defeated; we are as strong and principled as ever.

Politics 8 Min Read

Abdul Hamid II showed that anti-Zionism isn’t anti-Semitism

Zionists regularly conflate anti-Zionism with anti-Semitism, but one Ottoman leader disproved this back in 1876.

Current Affairs History Islamic Thought Latest News Opinion 13 Min Read

3 March 1924 — The Abolition of the Last Caliphate

Today marks 99 years since the destruction of the Ottoman Caliphate, heralding one of the darkest chapters in history, argues Dilly Hussain.

History Islamic Thought Latest 6 Min Read

The Fall of the Ottoman Empire

This year, we mark the centenary of the fall of the Ottoman Sultanate; it is essential that we reflect upon this defining moment in history.

Featured Islamic Thought Latest 1 Min Read

3rd March – Remembering the Last Islamic Caliphate

This day (3rd March) in 1924 marked the official abolishment of the last khilafah, and the world was ushered into an era it had never seen before...

Featured History Islamic Thought Latest Islamic Politics Propagation 21 Min Read

End of the Ottoman Caliphate: The ‘Real Story’

"It's time to stop blaming Britain, the Arabs or Zionists", argues Jahangir Mohamed, as he gives an alternate history of the fall of the Ottoman Caliphate.

Current Affairs Featured Health History Islamic Thought Opinion Propagation 16 Min Read

The Caliph & The Vaccine

Abid Mohammed gives us a surprising history of Muslims spearheading public immunisation, and how one Muslim Caliph in particular dealt with reluctance to vaccines in his time...

Featured History Islamic Thought Latest Islamic Non-News Propagation 18 Min Read

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.