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Kan I have some KFC Klarity Please??!!!!!

Kan I have some KFC Klarity Please??!!!!!

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
So what’s with all this new Halal KFC business?
Is it really Halal – no really, is it?  Cos I really wanna know if I can finally sink my teeth into one of them tasty Zinger Burger Meals and sample the Colonel’s ’secret recipe’ myself!!
Well although its a very promising thing [...]

The REAL Position of Women in Islam – What the Media don’t want You to Know

The REAL Position of Women in Islam - What the Media don't want You to Know

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
Whether you are a Muslim or a non-Muslim, I’m sure everybody’s either heard or read this before; that Islam is a religion which oppresses women.
Or you may have heard or read that Islam doesn’t give women equal rights, etc, etc…..and the list goes on.
One thing in common with all these [...]

Video of the Week – No Way Through

Video of the Week - No Way Through

Assalaamu – Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
This week, we have a hard hitting, and thought provoking video relating to the illegal blockade that Israel has put up in Palestine.
And it shows an incident which has happened hundreds of times already in the West Bank – a humanitarian issue which makes us realise how lucky [...]

The Perfect Hajj? Part 2

The Perfect Hajj? Part 2

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And we continue the conversation between Shaikh Shibli and his student:
The Shaikh: “Did you perform Ramal at the time of Tawaaf around the Ka’aba?” (Ramal signifies a running motion)
I replied: “Yes.”
The Shaikh: “Did you at that time flee from this world in such a manner that you felt you were [...]

Too Many Questions

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So the BNP appeared recently on Question Time on the BBC – and as well as his outlandish and disgusting theories and views of which we are more aware of than he thinks, the whole country is also now in uproar debating whether or not Nick Griffin should have been allowed on [...]

Islam and Climate Change – Blog Action Day 2009 Special

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To realise the Greatness of Allah we really don’t have to look far, time and time we hear the Scholars say to see Allah’s Greatness look at the sun, the sky, the trees, his animals and you will see Allah’s Greatness.  You see, Allah has created such a beautiful world [...]

Hayatus Sahaba – The Lives of the Sahaba – The Evening Sessions at Zakaria Masjid

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Alhumdulillah (all Praise belongs to Allah) I’ve got to be one of the luckiest people in the world – or at least in West Yorkshire!
You see, I say this because of the fact that Sheikh Yakub Qasmi has once again re-started his evening discourses reading and elucidating upon the seminal [...]

Video of the Week – The Signs of Allah

Video of the Week - The Signs of Allah

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
Well I have something really special for you today people.
Alhumdulillah (all Praise belongs to Allah) we all get a spiritual boost when we hear somebody narrate the story of how they entered the fold of Islam.  The hairs on the back of your neck stand up and you continually wonder [...]

The Role Model to End all Role Models!!

The Role Model to End all Role Models!!

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
Most role models these days tend to be the famous celebrities that we see on the screen or in print everyday.  They range from your  beautiful film stars, soap stars, right through to the latest fashion models, sports men and women and also increasingly, as money is taking over our [...]

The Hidayahblog Guide to Combating Swine Flu

The Hidayahblog Guide to Combating Swine Flu

Assalaamu-Alaykum – Peace be Upon you
At the time of writing, the current Swine Flu pandemic has claimed 29 lives in the UK with experts saying that unfortunately more loss of life is to follow.
So how do you beat it? How do you protect yourself from one of the most deadliest viruses on this planet right [...]