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Long Search for the Truth

Long Search for the Truth

I was at the top of a palm tree when the Prophet reached Madinah after his hijrah from Makkah, doing some work. That evening, I took some dates that I had gathered and went to the Prophet...
Last Updated on Saturday, 07 February 2015 07:00

Jewish Scholar Moved by the Prophet's Forbearance

Jewish Scholar Moved by the Prophet's Forbearance
I recognized all of the signs of prophethood save two signs that were not immediately evident upon seeing the face of Muhammad. That his forbearance would precede his rashness...
Last Updated on Saturday, 13 September 2014 04:33

Suhaib Ar-Rumi: From Slavery to Freedom and Dignity

Suhaib Ar-Rumi: From Slavery to Freedom and Dignity
Suhaib had a special name because of his heavy Greek accent. They called him “Ar-Rumi” which means “the Byzantine”. When he returned to Makkah after a trade journey he heard some unusual news.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 August 2014 09:23

Malcolm X’s Letter from Makkah

Malcolm X’s Letter from Makkah
America needs to understand Islam because this is the one religion that erases from society the race problem. There were tens of thousands of pilgrims from all over the world. They were of all colors.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 September 2013 09:23

The First Jewish Rabbi Convert to Islam

The First Jewish Rabbi Convert to Islam
Ibn Salam was a Jewish rabbi in Yathrib who was widely respected. He was devoted to reading the Torah and was particularly struck by some verses which dealt with the coming of a Prophet…
Last Updated on Friday, 16 August 2013 11:52

The First British Guest of Allah

The First British Guest of Allah
Abdulhakim Murad, a lecturer at Cambridge University Islamic Studies department, narrates for us the fascinating conversion story of Hedley Churchward, the first recorded British-born Muslim who
Last Updated on Thursday, 21 October 2010 13:24

From Enmity to Love

From Enmity to Love
How can someone shift his feelings from total enmity to extreme love within a very short time? How can someone so adamant to win a prize over your head become the person who misleads others to lead y
Last Updated on Sunday, 25 January 2015 13:54

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