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- This is the companion Web site for the PBS-Frontline program 'Muslims.'
Muslims account for one-fifth of the world's population, but most Americans
know little about their faith, Islam, which continues to be one of the
fastest growing religions in the United States and around the world.
- effort by a group of Muslims to digitise important Islamic resources and
make them available to the masses through the Internet.
Islam - Explore
the basic teachings of Islam, its culture, history, economic system, and
historical figures. Includes art, ethics, and law. From About.com.
and Umrah information - View HAjj
and Umrah places, videos, maps, and other information. What are the manasek,
and its types.
Muslims - PBS
Frontline documentary that examines Islam's worldwide resurgence through the
stories of diverse Muslims struggling to define the role of Islam in their
lives and societies.
Guide - A brief, illustrated
guide to understanding Islam, to help non-Muslims better understand Islam,
Muslims (Moslems), and the Holy Quran (Koran).
resource with original articles, Audio lectures and Quranic recitations plus
multimedia, and links.
Al-Islam - slamic prayer chants,
and chanting recitations of the Koran are featured here.
101 - A nice educational site on
Islam, its civilization and culture. It includes an introductory course on
Islam and presents Islamic views on contemporary issues. The section on
comparative religious studies has articles on the commonality and
differences between Islam and other religions.
Islam.com - Islamic
Center of Somerset County - Official
website of Muslim Center of Somerset County (MCSC). MCSC was established in
1992, and serves Somerset and Hunterdon counties of New Jersey. The site
provides information about MCSC activities.
For Today - Featuring articles
and links to information about the religion of Islam, designed particularly
for those of a Western background.
Today - Priests and Preachers coming to Islam - This
site was made by a Preacher who became Muslim and has since worked at
explaining Islam to Westerners, and contains information on Islam.
- The Modern Religion - Regularly
updated with articles for the intellectual mind--regardless of whether you
are Muslim or Non-Muslim.
Fatwa-Online - Comprehensive
fatwa page, providing daily updates from the major scholars of the Muslim
BeConvinced.com - Information
about Islam, both for the believer and those not yet aware of this religion.
Directory - Popular UK Islamic
directory. Features include database of businesses, organisations and
mosques. Chat room, postcards, notice board.
Information Technology - Tens of
islamic desktop products: Quran, Hadith, Feqh, Fatwas, Hajj and Umrah, and
many other topics.
Khadimou Rassoul North America - Dedicated
to the teachings of Cheikh Ahmadou Bamba Mbacke, Touba, Senegal. In depth
information on all aspects of Islam as practiced by the Mourides in Senegal.
Islam softwares - The Koran and
Islam softwares you can download and read at home in peace.
Muslim Alliance - National
Organization supporting Muslim Candidates and educating Muslim people about
Introduction to Islam - An
Islamic web site with information on Islam for non-Muslims and new Muslims.
Also available, half of Dr. Abu Ameenah Bilal Philips' book 'The Purpose of
Online - Portal site with
information about Islam and its civilizations, the universe and its changes,
current affairs and their analyses, general information and services.
American Muslim - The original
"American Muslim", founded in 1989 by Shiela Musaji. TAM strives
to support American Muslims, to provide information about Islam, and to
Gülen and His Works - Books,
articles, and poems relating to Islamic faith.
Foundation of North America - A
site with a wide range of resources of information.
True Religion - Articles covering
topics such as God, monotheism, the purpose of life, Christianity and the
refutation of anti-Islamic claims. Features a collection of convert stories,
discussion forum, free e-mail.
about Society and Secularism - Articles
by Asghar Ali Engineer, about politics, jurisprudence and other issues
relating to Islam.
and the Signs of the Last Days - Signs
of the Last Day in Islam, Jesus, Imam Mahdi, anti-Christ (Dajjal), minor and
major events and other prophecies.
in the United States - Articles,
FAQs, terminology and links about Islam in the United States, from
Paths - Your one stop source for
information about Islam, Muslims and the Islamic Community.
Whatisinit.com - A
site where you can lookup ingredients in food products.
Web Portal & Net Guide - Islamic
web directory, Islamic greeting cards, free e-mail account, calligraphy
images, banner exchange, news headlines.
in Russia - Islam in Russia
Islamic Web - Dedicated to
provide information about Islam. It contains a beginner's introduction,
Quran, Hadith, beliefs, history, and politics.
Islamic Propagation Center - Organization
promoting the Ayats of Allah. You are invited to visit the site, listen to
the lectures and ask questions of the speaker.
The Quran and Muhammad - Explains
the meaning of science in the Islamic philosophy. Also includes some mental
experiments that may prove God exists. Also contains question index,
evolution information and reference pages about Islam.
Bulletin- Everything about Islam and Muslims. - Islamic
Bulletin is an Islamic Magazine covering many aspects of Islam, with video
files that explain different Islamic issues including prayers.
Society of Tampa bay Area - This
website will give you information about Islamic Society of Tampa bay, the
largest Islamic Center in the Tampa bay Area.
Islam - A presentation of Islam
as the middle path including issues about modernity, questions of
jurisprudence, and Qur'an and sunnah.
IslamCentral - Contains
information about basic Islamic beliefs and practices, view of the Bible and
Jesus' teachings, explanation of misunderstood issues, and current events.
and Commentary on the Holy Quran - A
new authentic and accurate English translation of the Quran. No Arabic words
deleted, no new words interpolated. Immensely readable, detailed index, and
Bazm-e-Tolu-e-Islam - Contains
basic Islamic issues, and issues relating to Government and Politics and
Salaf - Quran and sunnah.
to Perform the Prayer - Explanation
of how to perform the daily obligatory prayers with pictures and sound.
new Ayah and Hadith every day - Ayah
(with its Tafseer) and Hadith of the day. A selective daily choice with
seven languages available.
Islam - Portal offering resources
on Islam including Muslim country studies, a market-place, comparative
religion sites, organizational listings as well as issues important in the
practice of Islam.
Research Foundation International - A
great site about Islam, Christianity and Islam and other subjects about
Academy for Islamic Knowledge. - Islamic
Academy is dedicated to provide Islamic Knowlege of all kind on one website,
in English and Urdu.
Thisisislam.com - This
is Islam is an Islamic Portal to serve the burgeoning on-line Muslim
communities with various e-commerce value-added services, trades and
and America - Know about Islam in
America, and which mosques are there, How America can help Spread Islam.
There a God? - Whom must we
World - The purpose of creation,
intro to Islam, women's section, Muslim poetry and fiction, Islamic rulings,
Islamic Home Page - This site
contains information about Islam.
is for the whole mankind - Islam
Pure and Clear, that is according to the Quran and the Authentic Sunnah The
Way of the Salaf
Prophet of Islam - This site on
the book Prophet of Islam, by Qutubuddin Aziz, is a brief guide for Muslims
and non-Muslims who'd like to understand the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), Islam,
Muslims (Moslems), and the Quran (Koran). The site is simple to read and
well-arranged. Information about Islamic beliefs, history and civilization
of Muslims and Non-Muslims is contained in it.
Authentic Islamic Website - Hopes
to provide the most authentic information on Islam.
Awareness Homepage - Articles
include each and every aspect of Islam, covering Allah, Jihad, Quran, Salah,
Hadith, womens rights, and news on Chechnya.
and know your Zakaah - View and
learn Zakat rules. Calculate your Zakaah even for multi-types of resources.
Ahmad's interactive Islamic Site - This
is an interactive islamic site, with video of real time surrahs. Also a
yellow page of useful Islamic Links.
Awareness Club - Discuss freely,
Learn and educate others about Islam.
An Islamic food bank for muslimahs and their families.
Files About Islam - Jeremiah D.
McAuliffe's eclectic site that includes a variety of papers on Islamic
Al Iman - Contains links, news,
Masjids, editorial, Quraan, Hadeeth, Salat, Wudhu, learning, Arabic,
homeschooling, Fiqh, Tawheed, Tajweed, and D'awah.
Links Center - An islamic ste
site with all kinds of islamic sites links and information.
Directory - The Islam, Islamic,
Muslims online web directory for with links to all subjects related to
beliefs, faiths, spirituality and religion.
Quran - Guidance for Mankind - Approach
to Quran with an open mind, putting aside all the pre-conceived notions,
bearing in mind the nature of this Book and its uniqueness, and in a spirit
of reverence, and not with casual treatment given to any ordinary book.
Islam - Islamic texts and
references in English, French, Spanish, German, Swedish.
of Islam - The Islamic Portal - Resource
for islamic literature including Quran translations, Hadith, online shop,
Educational material, Free Classified Ads, Muslim Business Directory,
Islamic institutes in the UK, and more
Rauf Popal's Links to Islam - A
very informative and comprehensive site with lots of links.
Darkness to Light - Contains
texts about God, His angles, His Books, His Prophets,and the Last Day.
To Quran Movement - Encouraging
the younger generation towards a picture of Islam as presented by the Quran
4islam.com - Your
one stop source on Islam with such items as Islamopedia, live adhan, Islamic
in the Post-Cold War Era - Analyzes
the political, economic, and some other problems faced by the Islamic World
and the role of Islam in the new millennium.
Calgary Islamic Homepage - Islam
Pure and Clear
Message - questions and answers
about Islam, Quran, Hadeeth, Download free books and get a hard book free
this modern age put to Islam - Questions
this modern age puts to Islam is an excellent book adressing many of the
controversial issues in Islam.You will find many of the questions you have
in your mind about islam and their very well-written answers.
Truth of Islam - Shahadah is
bearing witness that there is no god worthy of worship except Allah, and
that His prophet Muhammad is His Messenger. Islam is a complete way of life.
MSA - A site for all people looking
for the truth!
- Welcome to the world of Islam - Information
for muslims on Islam Quran Halal food products Halal Restaurants Stores
Halal Halaal Haram Haraam products Islamic Financial Institution Business
organizations Mosques Schools Hajj Charity
Char Yaar Services - Exposing the Shia Fitnah - This
site exposes the Major Kufr, idiotic beliefs and occult practices.
SunnahOnline - Islamic
articles, quran and lecture audios, links, resources, news, and events.
Islam - About the religion of
Islam with answers to common questions asked.
Of Authentic Islamic References - 1000s
Of authentic islamic reference audios, books, downloadable e-books, videos
and lots of free infoproducts are at this site
to Heaven - Quran in Arabic with
English translation by Dr Muhsin, the Hadith, names of Allah and selected
Righteous Path - Islam as it was
understood by the Salafus-Saaliheen, the pious predecessors.
Humour and Jokes - Clean
Islamic Pakkan - Information on
Islam, including questions answered by P.Jainul Abdeen. Koran download,
pop-up quotations, recitations and information.
MuslimUnited.org - News,
picture gallery, and Islamic greeting cards.
Love Allah - Discover
Islam, Learn all about Islam and Muslims - Discover
Islam, learn all about Islam and Muslims religion!
( Sallallaho Alaihi Wasallam ) - Large
Collection of Naat Sharif.
of Islam in Tamil language and in English
to Islamic Sites - This site
gives you some useful link about Islam, Quran, Muslim, Prophet, Islamic
Fiqah, Tabligh, Christianity, Jihad, Prayers, Hadith, Umrha, Hajj, Prophecy,
Zakat, Ramadan, Fasting, Mohammed and Allah.
Main Page - An Islamic site that
contains many actual news and resources
Bismilah.com - A
searchable directory of hand picked and selected submitted Islamic websites.
Also search using any word in the Qur'an, and hadith.
Or Dunya.com - Features Islamic
search engine with chat rooms, email, news, and matrimonial available.
Islamic Studies -
Resources for the study of Islam, Qur'an, hadith, Sunnah, Sufism, Sufi
orders, Islam in the modern world, Muslim women, Islamic art, architecture,
music, and history.
al Islam - Includes Islamic
references and commentary on international news and issues, quran links,
sunnah and fiqh.
Veil - This site is to assist and
support full veilled niqaabi Muslim sisters around the world
Islam - Explanation of Islam in
the light of the Qur'an and the Sunnah of the Prophet Muhammad.
Muslim Voice Online - Magazine
published by Muslim students at the University of Toronto.
- A Religion for All Mankind - Facts
about Islam: According to "The Almanac Book of Facts", the
population increased 137% within the past decade, Christianity increased
46%, while Islam increased 235%. In a recent poll, 100,000 people per year
in America alone are converting to Islam.
- A Way of Life - Contains
links/information on Islam, such as introduction to Islam, pillars, beliefs,
qur'an, hadith/search, women, marriage & family,Articles, Khutbahs.
About Islam by Muhammad Sabih Alam - Contains
concepts of Islam, articles, and Islamic Images.
-- The Truth About Islam - Shahadah.net
provides easy to learn information about the true religion of man, Islam
Quran Caligraphic Research Project - Quran
Caligraphic Research Project, is an organization committed to the
publication of the quranic texts in traditional writing styles.
Singapore Pte Ltd - This is a
website to promote Islamic and Culture knowledge
The True Religion - This site is
about Islam, for Muslims and Non-Muslims, Includes, amazing stories,
pictures, LOTS of articles, and others.
on Islamic Education - Backed by
a diverse body of scholars of history, religion, education and related
disciplines - the CIE is a non-profit research organization which provides
services, resources and research-based tools to K-12 school textbook
publishers, state education officials and policymakers, curriculum
developers, and teachers.
East Studies Association of North America - Private,
non-profit, non-political organization of scholars and other persons
interested in the study of the Middle East, North Africa and the Islamic
Materials for Studying Islam and the Muslims - Comprehensive
bibliographical list of academic resources for studying Islam and the Muslim
Institute of Ismaili Studies - The
Institute of Ismaili Studies promotes scholarship and learning on Islam,
with an emphasis on Shi'ism in general and its Ismaili Tariqah in
Foundation of North America - Promoting
the design, availability and standardization of Islamic curricula and
syllabi to educators.
Al-Azhar - The
world's oldest university, located in Egypt, and historical center of Muslim
Virtual School - Provides free
online teaching of Arabic and Islamic practices using multimedia programs
of Islam - Site for the American
Academy of Religion including a collection of scholarly responses to the
September 11 bombings.
Home School Network & Resource - Information
for Muslim and non-Muslim teachers seeking educational material on Islam as
well as resources for Muslim home schooling.
and Learn - Children's site with
a wide variety of games, puzzles and colouring-in activies as well as
lessons on history, beliefs, and articles about Islam and the Muslim world.
and Information Centres - A world
listing of libraries and information centres with Islamic collections.
of Muslim Researchers - UK based
AMR provides training courses, discussion forums, and seminar programmes in
a variety of subject areas including education, humanities and science and
Foundation for Islamic Education - Organization
which approaches Islamic research and education from the perspectives of the
ArabesQ - Islamic
homeschool curriculum for K-12th grade including resources for Muslim
homeschooling parents and students.
(The Truth) - Learn to read Holy
Quran in Arabic script online.
Islamic Foundation - UK based
institution for education, research, publications and training representing
the Islamic response to the intellectual challenge of our times.
School Addresses in North America - Comprehensive
listing of Islamic schools in North America.
Muslim Family - Muslim children's
books review site selling books, audio and video tapes, computer software as
well as providing information on Islamic education and parenting from an
Trust - Leading British Muslim
educational charity presently carries out activities in education,
information, radio broadcasting and prisoners' welfare.
The Islamic Perspective - Articles
and tips on parenting for Muslim parents. From parents to parents.
Learning Institution for Muslims - Intensive
summer retreat focusing on various subjects such as Islamic law, history,
Islam4Schools.net - Seeks
to explain the Muslim religion, Islam, to the school community.
Resources for Islamic Studies - A
basic outline of a variety of introductory and comphrensive academic
resources needed to embark on studying Islam and the Muslim world.
of Islamic Origins of Western Education - Publisher's
review of Professor Mehdi Nakosteen's book on contributions of Islamic
scholarship to the Western world, particularly through the development of
European universities during the twelfth and thirteenth centuries.
Colleges of Islamic Science - The
International Colleges of Islamic Science (ICIS) is an educational
charitable organization, the aim of which is to uplift the standard of
Islamic teachings and provide affordable high quality courses to people all
over the world with emphasis on distant learning.
Uloom Matliwala Madresse - Darul
Uloom Matliwala Islami Institute in Bharuch (guj/India).
East Facts and Fictions - Elizabeth
Barlow's article that discusses the misinformation being taught about Islam
at the pre-university level in the United States.
Muslim - Provides Malay and
English children's educational software including teaching how to pray, how
to memorize prayers and how to recite the Qur'an.
Education Muslims Need Today - This
site, disacusses the ways to create an Islamic Society & also what
subjects every Muslim must study to face challenges.
Schooling in Australia - Retrospective
history of Muslims in Australia through focusing on Islamic schooling.
Connecting Islamic Schools - MEFbuzz
is an educational Muslim website and Islamic school network. Includes
teacher and K-12 educational resources, games and Islamic links.
For Faith And Fraternity - The
aims and objectives of the forum include promotion of education and economic
development of the community.
Pioneer - An internet based
Islamic organization promoting unity through education including an online
library, school and islamic mailing list.
in Islam - Articles, extracts and
lectures looking at the role and place of science in Islam.
Studies Resources - A
comprehensive, non-polemical, non-sectarian academic resource on Islam
designed for students, scholars, and the general public
on Behalf of the Deceased - If
one has been favoured by Allah with wealth, then he should also perform
Qurbaani on behalf of Rasulullah sallallahu alayhi wasallam, his Sahaabah,
his Ummah, the prophets and for his own living or deceased relatives, fiends
and teachers who have conveyed Deeni knowledge during one's lifetime.
Qurbaani meat and skin - It is
permissible to eat the Qurbaani meat. It can also be distributed to
relatives and friends whether wealthy or poor, Muslims or non-Muslims. It is
better to divide it into three parts. One for the family, one for relatives
and friends and one for the poor and needy.
Method of Sacrifice - It is more
virtuous to slaughter the animal with one's own hands. If one does not know
how to slaughter, it is preferred that he remain present while someone else
is sacrificing the animal.
Qurbaani Animal - It is
permissible to offer in sacrifice a goat or she-goat, sheep of all kinds,
cow, bull, buffalo or camel.
of Qurbaani & Time for Qurbaani - The
days of Qurbaani are the tenth, eleventh and twelfth of Zil Hijjah.
(Sacrifice) - It is an important
ibaadah (worship), and is from among the Sha'aair (symbols) of Islaam. It is
not a custom of 'Eid or a source of merry-making and gaiety; but it is a
shar'ee (religious) command to renew the commemoration of the Sunnah of
Ibraaheem alayhis Salaam and create the spirit and desire of selflessness
Whom is Qurbaani Waajib? - Qurbaani
is waajib on every Muslim who is of sound mind, mature (who has reached the
age of puberty), Muqeem (i.e. he is not a shar'ee traveler) and possesses
the amount of fifty two and half tolas of silver (i.e. 612,36 grams) or
wealth equivalent to that value which is in excess of one's aslee (basic)
Command for Qurbaani is for All Muslims - The
Qurbaani has been made waajib (incumbent) upon the whole Ummah and not only
upon the pilgrims. Rasulullah sallallahu alayhi wasallam, the Sahaabah
radhiyallahu anhum, Taabi'een and the whole of the Ummah all over have kept
up this waajib steadfastly through all ages. It is a command of Allah to
all, be they in Makkah, Madinah or any other part of the globe.
of Qurbaani - Aaishah
radhiyallahu anhaa narrates that Rasulullah sallallahu alayhi wasallam said:
"There is nothing dearer to Allah during the days of Qurbaani than the
sacrificing of animals. The sacrificed animal shall come on the Day of
Judgement with its horns, hair, and hooves (to be weighed). The sacrifice is
accepted by Allah before the blood reaches the ground. Therefore sacrifice
with an open and happy heart."
History of Qurbaani - Although
Qurbaani had been ordained an ibaadah from the time of Adam alayhis Salaam,
special importance was attached to it only after an incident which took
place with Ibraaheem alayhis salaam, and consequently it was made waajib
(incumbent) in the Sharee'ah of Muhammad sallallahu alayhi wasallam in his
Qurbani.com - Provides
information about Qurbani, sacrifice in Islam. Eid-Ul-Adha Qurbani
commemorates Prophet Abraham's sacrifice of Prophet Ismail on Allah's
Muslim Students Association Islamic Server - This
server is dedicated to providing information and education for Muslim
Islamic Society - Established in
1955, the HIS is dedicated to meeting the social and religious needs of the
Muslim community at Harvard and to promoting Islamic awareness on campus.
Students' Association of the United States and Canada - Resource
and information pages for Muslim Students' Associations in North America.
MSA - Providing support for
Muslim students at Brown University, Rhode Island School of Design, and
other universities in Rhode Island.
of Maryland MSA - An Association
organized to carry out Islamic activities, sponsor social, community
service, and charity events, and strengthens relations and understanding
between Muslims and non-Muslims for the University of Maryland at College
Institute of Technology MSA - The
MIT Muslim Students' Association is a close-knit and friendly community
which serves to assist MIT's Muslims in their practice of Islam and
endeavors to promote understanding between Muslims and non-Muslims on
Students Association at Texas A&M - College Station - Muslim
Students Association, Allah willing, seeks to serve the Muslims of Texas
A&M University and to spread the message of Islam. Its goal is to
promote brotherhood / sisterhood among the Muslims and to provide a better
understanding of Islam among Muslims and non-Muslims. MSA is also involved
in assisting the new-comers by airport-pickups, initial temporary residence,
finding appropriate roommates and residence.
University of Chicago MSA - The
Muslim Students' Association is the symbol of unity, brotherhood, and
sisterhood among Muslim students at Loyola University of Chicago, holding
events and regular Friday prayers.
of Buffalo MSA (NY) - Resource
site on Islam for students and the general public, including the Islamic
Texts and Resources MetaPage.
Student Association at Old Dominion University - Website
of the muslim student association (MSA) at Old Dominion University (ODU),
Society of Middlebury College (Vermont) - Established
to create a conducive environment for all the Muslim students at Middlebury
and to provide the ground for discussion on Islamic issues.
Institute of Technology MSA (NJ) - Organized
to propagate the teachings of Islam; provide a platform for Muslims to
practice their beliefs and provide correct information about Islam to the
Illinois University Muslim Students Association - Basic
of Australian Muslim Students and Youth - With
branches through most parts of Australia, FAMSY aims to unite existing MSAs;
encourage the formulation of new MSAs as well as to protect and promote
State University MSA - Organizes
activities and events, as well as maintaining a library for the Muslim
students at Montclair State University.
Virginia Muslim Student Alliance - An
alliance on area MSA's. Contains information on: 1.How to run MSA's using
FAQs answered 2.Important contact information for islamic lecturers
Society Lampeter - Relates to
Islamic Studies' resources and the Islamic Society, Muslims in Lampeter,
Lampeter University College, and News from an Islamic perspective.
Jamiat Talaba Pakistan -The largest
and well organized student organization of Pakistan.
National University Muslim Association - Open
to Muslims and non-Muslims, this campus organization was setup to facilitate
social interaction, act as an educator on Islamic issues and promote
understanding and harmony.
of Middle Tennessee State University - The
website of MSA of (MTSU)/Middle Tennessee State University
Komunikasi Alumni Muslim PLP/STPI - The
site for all muslim that have been graduated from PLP/STPI and for all
Student Association of Creighton University - This
site is to convey up-to-date information regarding MSA functions and to
provide information and resources about Islam to students of Creighton
University, Omaha, Nebraska.
University of Manchester Islamic Society Website - A
Comprehensive guide to the Islamic Society at Manchester University with
news that concerns Muslims on campus.
Students Association Trinity College Dublin - Site
includes: Islam on campus, mosques in the country as well as information on
Students and Graduates Association of New Zealand - The
objectives of MSGANZ shall be to serve the best interest of Islam and
Muslims in New Zealand so as to enable them to practice Islam as a complete
way of life.
Prayer Site - Salat, prayer
times, and Holy Quran search, Qibleh, Qibla, sohor, imsak, athan
or Prayer according to Islam - Explains
prayer according to Islam and its benefits, and compares it to the prayer in
- The Prescribed Prayers - It's a
site for new and general muslims about their queries and problems regarding
Muslim Prayer or Salaat Watch - With
al-Muazzin alarm for Fajr, Zuhr, Asr, Maghrib and Isha.
to Pray Salaat - A downloadable
fully illustrated Word document on how to perform the obligatory prayers.
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