‘The Most Gracious and The Most Merciful Allah’

By Capt Tariq Baseer Shamsi, Retd (2nd SSC) Editor: Capt Tariq Baseer Shamsi was commissioned in 2 Baluch Regt in July 1972. His father Brig Baseer Shamsi (Late) had commanded 2 Baluch Regt during 1965 Indo-Pak War. Tariq Shamsi left the army early in 1979 and has settled in Dubai. In many ways I was […]

HalalGoogling, a Muslim Search Engine

  You can try it here: http://halalgoogling.com/ Halalgoogling is a Muslim search engine which has been launched recently. It blocks content forbidden under Islamic law. By searching through this Search Engine one can surf the Internet avoiding obscene articles and photos on websites. Halalgoogling functions like Google but incorporates a Filtering System that excludes contents from the search results […]

Common Mistakes by Muslims Which Need Correction

Correct Way of Saying (السلام عليكم) Assalam-o-Alaikum – (Peace Be Upon You) One should bring a small positive change in one’s life just by knowing the meanings of correct and incorrect pronunciation of Salaam. Remember if we have said the wrong pronunciation unintentionally then its no sin on us. But now that we know it, we […]

Zamzam Water

Quality of Zamzam Water Editor’s Note: If you have liked this web page, then please share it on Facebook and Twitter. Please also write your brief comment at the end of this page under the heading “Leave a Reply here”. Related Pages: Dua’s for all Occasions Islam & Science Namaz Photos of Mecca (Makkah) Photos of Medina Qibla Locator  Excellent […]

Photos of Madina (Madinah)

Photos of Madina (Madinah). Editor’s Note: Rare black & white photos of Madina (Medina) dating back to 1850 are in the last portion of this page. Brief History: Madina (Madinah), “The City of the Prophet”, is located in the Hejaz region of western Saudi Arabia. It is the capital of the Al Madinah Province. After Mecca, […]

Photos of Mecca (Makkah)

Mecca Photos Makkah Province. Editor’s Note: Rare black & white photos of Mecca dating back to 1850 are in the last portion of this page. Brief History: Makkah (Mecca) is located 70 km from Jeddah, a seaport and international airport where all Hajis (Pilgrims) disembark. It is the holiest city in Islam and a pilgrimage (Hajj) […]

Miscellaneous Information about Islam

Prophets Names Mentioned in Quran: The following are named as Prophets in the Quran:- 1. Adam (A.S) آدم 2. Idris (A.S)إدريس 3. Noah (A.S)نوح 4. Hud (A.S)هود 5. Saleh (A.S)صالح 6. Abraham (A.S)ابراهيم 7. Lut (A.S)لوط 8. Ismail (A.S)اسماعيل 9. Isaac (A.S.) اسحاق 10. Yaqub (A.S)(Jacob) يعقوب 11. Yusuf (A.S)(Joseph) يوسف 12. Ayyub (A.S) (Job) أيوب […]

Sunnah

The Sunnah specifies the practice of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) that he taught and practised himself as a teacher of the Shariah. Sunnah is to be followed in letter ans spirit in performing  religious rites and moulding life in accordance with the will of Allah. To institute these practices was the responsibility of the Prophet (PBUH) as a Messenger of Allah [Quran 3:164][Quran 33:21]. The Sunnah of Prophet […]

Rizq in Islam

Quranic Ayat about Rizq – Allah Provides Rizq to Whom He Wills without Limit Dua for Provision of Rizq Quranic Ayat – Allah is Giving Rizq to Everyone Allah Provides the Best Rizq Allah Provides Rizq to All Living Beings on This Earth Never Waste Rizq!! Reasons of Getting Rizq When One Stops Praying for Parents, […]

Pardah in Islam

Quran about Pardah Editor’s Note: If you have liked this web page, then please share it on Facebook and Twitter. Please also write your brief comment at the end of this page under the heading “Leave a Reply here”. Related Pages: Dua’s for all Occasions Islam & Science Namaz Photos of Mecca (Makkah) Photos of Medina Qibla Locator  Excellent tool […]