Posts Tagged ‘ Fasting ’

Terrorism was Never Justified by the Prophet Mohammadsa
Keynote address at the 13th Annual Peace Symposium. (Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad - Khalifatul Masih V(aba))
The Significance of Ramadan
The holiest month for Muslims where they go hungry from dawn to dusk, but what is the true philosophy behind fasting? (Aizaz Ahmad Khan, Peace Village - Canada)
Fasting in Islam
The Muslim Holy month of Ramadan is about to begin – the essence of fasting according to Islam. (Hazrat Maulawi Sher Ali)
Ramadan – The Sacred Month of Fasting
Brief overview of fasting in world religions, and a thought-provoking insight into how fasting is observed by Muslims during Ramadan. (Malik Jamil R. Rafiq - Rabwah Pakistan)
A Study of the Origins and Features of Easter
Easter, now a widely celebrated festival, is associated with a broad range of traditions and rituals. An in-depth study of what place these customs have, if any, according to the scriptures and teachings of Jesus(as). (Navida Sayed - UK)
Guide Posts
Glimpses into various religious and spiritual topics in different scriptures. (Bashir Ahmad Orchard)
Yom Kippur – the Jewish Fast
A glimpse into the concept of fasting in Judaism. (Mehri Niknam MBE)
Layla-tul-Qadr – ‘Night of Decree’
The night ‘equal to one thousand nights’ . (Adam Walker – UK)
‘Eid ul Fitr
The philosophy behind an important Muslim day. (Hazrat Maulana Abdur Raheem Dard)
Muslim Fasting
An outline of the philosophy of fasting in Islam. (Hazrat Maulawi Sher Ali)
The Blessed Month
An introduction to the activities Muslims engage in during Ramadan. (Muzaffar-Ud-Din Chaudhry)
EDITORIAL
The significance of fasting in Ramadan. (Tommy Kallon – UK)
Qur’anic guidance on a good diet
Now that the month of fasting has ended, an analysis of the features of a good diet, and the guidance given by the Holy Qur’an both in terms of the prohibitions and the reasoning behind them. (Dr. Latif Ahmad Qureshi - UK)
Editorial
The spiritual benefits of fasting are inherent in many religions. (Fazal Ahmad - UK)
Ramadan and the Essence of its Blessings
The holiest of all the months in the year is reviewed with a simple guide to rules of fasting rules and principles and the spiritual benefits that can be achieved. (Maulana Sheikh Mubarak Ahmad)
Notes and Comment: Professional Fasting
Why the stunt of the American illusionist falls far short of a great Islamic institution. (Tommy Kallon – UK)