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A Beautiful Religion: Part Two

BY IMAM ZAID SHAKIR

Jun 23, 2007 at 8:05 pm

A Beautiful Religion: Part Two The beauty of Islam is directly associated with the beauty of Allah (God). The Prophet, peace upon him, relates the following tradition, “Surely God is beautiful and He loves beauty.” The beauty of God is incomparable. Therefore, the greatest delight of Paradise will be the…

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VIDEO of Imam Zaid Shakir’s interview on Bill Moyers Journal

Jun 22, 2007 at 11:36 pm

Here is the link to the full streaming video of the interview: Link to Video More video footage of the Muslim Women who were interviewed: PERSPECTIVES FROM MUSLIM WOMEN The treatment of women under some Islamic systems…

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Event Review:  Islam in the West

Jun 19, 2007 at 2:18 pm

Published by Haseeb Ahmed - June 17th, 2007 Subhanallah! It was an honor to volunteer at yesterday’s great event. Overall the event was amazing, and I hope this is the first of a regular series of “Islam in the West” events. Here are some of my thoughts regarding today’s festivities.…

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A Beautiful Religion

BY IMAM ZAID SHAKIR

Jun 16, 2007 at 6:57 am

A Beautiful Religion: Part One Unfortunately, many people today perceive Islam as a repugnant, morally bankrupt religion. However, their perceptions cannot alter the reality every conscious believer knows. We know that our religion is beautiful. Perhaps what they view Islam to be is a reflection of their own state. If…

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Safar 1428

BY IMAM ZAID SHAKIR

Feb 01, 2007 at 5:58 am

The Prophet Muhammed (peace and blessings be upon him) said: ‘Awareness emanates from the heart and if the heart is sound, the whole body is sound; if it’s corrupt, the whole body is corrupt.’ The commentary for that hadith further explains the parables for the individual. On the physical level,…

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