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New to Islam?

Introduction

New to Islam?
 
Dear Reader,  Welcome to the all new 'New to Islam?' section, brought to you by members of MuftiSays.com  What do you know about Islam? Do you think...
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Islam? What's this?

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    Islam is not a new religion, but the same truth that God revealed through all His prophets to every people. For a fifth of the ...
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Why Choose Islam?

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Time has witnessed the rise and fall of nations and history has established the fact that the fall of nations has always been due to oppressive and corrupt practices. It has also established that only those who remained steadfast on the path of justi...
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Preservation of the Qur'an

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  There are hundreds of religions flourishing around the world: Christianity, Islam, Buddhism, Sikhism, Hinduism, Judaism, Bahaism, Bab...
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30 Facts About Islam

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  1) "Islam" literally means "peace through the submission to God".  2) "Muslim" literally means "anyone or anything tha...
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10 misconceptions about Islam

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MISCONCEPTION #1: Muslims are violent, terrorists and/or extremists.  This is the biggest misconception in Islam, no doubt resulting from the constant stereotyping and bashing the media gives Islam. When a gunman attacks a mosque in the name of Ju...
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Racial Equality

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When you think of Islam, what first springs to your mind?  Do you think it is a religion of the Arabs or an eastern religion that asian people follow?  If so, you may need to read on to clear your misconceptions!  Islam is a universal rel...
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BITING THE HAND THAT FEEDS!

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We are often offended when someone we have spent our valuable time and energy to help, accommodate and please, don't return the same, or show any sign of gratitude in return. We forget that all our actions and show of kindness towards any of Allah (s...
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Tawhid: Muslims belief about Allah

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As Muslims we believe that there is only one God, Allah سبحانه وتعالى. We believe that God is One, therefore Allah سبحانه وتعالى can have no plurals. We believe that the belief of polytheism is wrong as it distorts the core muslim belief that Allah سبحانه وتعالى is One. ...
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Arabic Terms

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Fard, Wajib and Sunnah   Fardh is compulsory. A person who denies or rejects a Fardh will become a Kaafir.   Wajib is also something necessary, although of a slightly lesser degree than Fardh. The person who denies th...
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