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Is Cryptocurrencies (Bitcoin) – Halal or Haram?

Words Mubashir Qayyum  The speculative nature of cryptocurrencies has ignited flustering debate among Islamic scholars over its status of being Halal or Haram. Some Islamic states have straightaway declared it Halal and some have imposed Fatwas on the use of it. Crypto companies are seeking to sway the debate by launching instruments based on physical assets and certified as valid […]

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The Alhambra in Spain is the World’s Marvel

The Alhambra was the home of Spain’s last Muslim rulers, the Nasrid dynasty. Much of what remains today was built between 1350 and 1400. The carved stucco decoration of the Alhambra was once richly painted and gilded. The walls were covered with colourful tilework decorated with intricate repeating designs. Silk curtains and other textiles added […]

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Swedish R&B Singer Maher Zain gives thanks to Allah SWT

Maher Zain is a Swedish R&B singer, songwriter and music producer of Lebanese origin. He released his debut album Thank You Allah, an internationally successful album produced by Awakening Records, in 2009. He released his follow-up album Forgive Me in April 2012 under the same production company, and a third album One (Maher Zain album) […]

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UK’s first Islamic Guidance Document on Adoption and Fostering

March 21st saw of the UK’s first Islamic guidance document launched at the House of Commons on Adoption and Fostering, which has been commissioned by the UK charity Penny Appeal, who are actively involved in recruiting Muslim carers and adopters. The Islamic Guidance document research which included the involvement of leading UK scholars, Community leaders […]

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The Power of Rabi’ al-awwal

The name Rabī‘ al-awwal means the first [month] or beginning of Spring, referring to its position in the pre-Islamic Arabian calendar. Hence this is considered to be a very blessed month. Rabīʿ al-ʾawwal is the third month in the Islamic calendar. During this month, many Muslims around the world celebrate Mawlid –  the birthday of the Islamic prophet, Muhammad ( PBUH).  Although the […]

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Aab Presents AW16 Campaign featuring international hijabi model Mariah Idrissi

Contemporary, British modest-fashion line Aab delivers an exciting and visionary interpretation of this season’s coolest trends; perfect for winter. Aab has truly provided for this year’s winter wardrobe, with a beautiful collection of styles and essentials for every woman. This season calls upon Aab’s in-house design process and the quality that comes from overseeing the […]

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