Mubashir Iqbal Kitaba

AN OPEN LETTER

AN OPEN LETTER

 DEAR SHOIB, PLEASE COME BACK! As I am writing this letter, my fingers are trembling and your face comes before my eyes once and again. The moment I saw your picture on face book holding an AK47 rifle in your tender hands, I was shocked and tears rolled down from my eyes. You can survive […]

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THE MUEZZIN PAR EXCELLENCE:  HAZRAT BILAL-E-HABSHI (RA)

THE MUEZZIN PAR EXCELLENCE:  HAZRAT BILAL-E-HABSHI (RA)

The life story of Hazrat Bilal (RA), one of the famous companions of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (SAW), is that of patience and faith. Hazrat Bilal (RA) was born in slavery as his mother was a slave in the house of Umayyah Ibn Khalaf as before the advent of Islam, slave markets were very common […]

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HAZRAT KHADIJA (RA) AND HER CONTRIBUTION TO ISLAM

HAZRAT KHADIJA (RA) AND HER CONTRIBUTION TO ISLAM

The world of Islam is indebted and never forgets the contributions of Hazrat Khadija (RA) who protected it from the enemies of Islam. Khadija (RA) irrigated it with her wealth and did not let the sapling of Islam die from draught. Islam was her first love and protected the tree of Islam from its enemies […]

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The exalted, the wisest!

The exalted, the wisest!

How Prophet (SAW) preached co-existence, harmony

There is a common confusion amongst many that Islam does not tolerate the existence of other religions and instead commands faith by hook or crook. This article discusses some of the foundations that Prophet Muhammad (SAW) laid down in dealing with people of other faiths, with practical examples from his lifetime. The dealings of the […]

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A Homage To Maulana Jalaluddin Rumi (RA)

A Homage To Maulana Jalaluddin Rumi (RA)

Two persons were exchanging hot words in a street of Konya. Both were abusing each other. One was saying, “O cursed, if you would utter a single abuse against me, you would get ten in return”. Maulana Rumi (RA), who happen to pass by, heard their argument. Addressing them he said: “Brothers! Whatever store of […]