A good friend of mine shared the following story via WhatsApp in which a Sheikh was about to sell Islam for 50 pence. But, the light bulb in his heart turned on and he was saved from ruining his life and that of another person. Please read on. Several years ago, a Sheikh from out-of-town accepted a call to a town to propagate Islam. Some weeks after he arrived, he had an … [Read more...] about Are You Selling Islam For 50 Pence?
How to save your kids from hellfire? That is a topic I have been thinking about quite often lately? This question is not related to our kids, but their kids and their kids. And, the list goes on and on. We are responsible for the coming generations who will come after us until the Day of Judgement. This question becomes even more important for Muslims who have been … [Read more...] about How to Save Your Kids From Hellfire?
Muslims, Christians and Jews all believe their religion to be the truth and the best way of life. Through dialogue and debate, each may attempt to make the case for their respective faith. What argument can be made on behalf of Islam? Why is Islam better? While it is true that Islam has many wonderful qualities and teachings, do these necessarily make it a better and a more … [Read more...] about Why Islam Is Better Than Christianity, Hinuism, Judaism Etc.?
How to have a better death? This is the question touched upon by The Economist in one of their recent editions. I curiously tried to sift through the essay to get a better appreciation of their views on this very important issue for all of us, whether Muslims or non-Muslims, as all of us are, one day, going to face death willingly or unwillingly. Surprisingly, they discussed … [Read more...] about How To Have a Better Death? An Islamic Perspective
Do you plan to visit Japan in the near future? Or, are you a long term resident in Japan who travels occasionally and thus looks for halal friendly restaurants or hotels a local or regional Halal friendly guidebook here or there, just to try the various halal food restaurants in your area? If yes, you may find the following paragraphs related to what you are most likely … [Read more...] about Japanese Halal-Friendly Guidebook Listings (Some) Giving Wrong Information