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Islam and Terrorism

Post Category : Articles, Perceptions & Reality

Islam has been regularly associated with Terrorism irrespective of the fact that has been no such evidence from any authentic source of knowledge. This is mainly due to a biased media and ignorance of audience. The author Kamil Ahmed Khan (administrator of ScanIslam) has his say on this issue.

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Was Islam spread by Force?

Post Category : Articles, Perceptions & Reality

- Kamil Khan.

Recently, the newspapers and internet have been buzzing with reports of growing number of people converting to Islam, and young white women leading the stats. However, the general perception of most people is that Islam has always spread in different parts of the world only by force and use of sword. This article aims at clearing the completely baseless myth of Islam having spread by force.

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Why British Women are turning to Islam

Post Category : Articles, Perceptions & Reality

The Times, Tuesday, 9th November 1993 – Home-news Page

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Why do I wear a Hijab

Post Category : Articles, Perceptions & Reality

In this short article, the author explains her liberated life inside the Hijab and explains why she loves to wear it.

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The Hijab

Post Category : Articles, Perceptions & Reality

Veil, usually called Hijab, though they are different, has been constantly termed as an oppression on women. Although from a rational perspective it gives liberation to them. This article discusses this issue closely.

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Women’s Rights in Islam

Post Category : Articles, Browse Islam, Perceptions & Reality

Status of women in Islam constitutes no problem at all. The attitude of the Quran and early Muslims bear witness to the fact that women are as vital to life as a man is. Had it not been for the impact of other cultures and alien influences, this question would have never come up.

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Women in Islam: Oppression or Liberation

Post Category : Articles, Perceptions & Reality

For centuries, Muslim women in all corners of the world have been aware of the liberation that is achieved by adhering to the concept of hijab.  Current world events have once again brought the issue of women’s liberation in Islam to the forefront of people’s minds.

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Seven common questions about Islam

Post Category : Articles, Browse Islam, Perceptions & Reality

1. What is Islam?
2. What are Muslims?
3. Who is Allah?
4. Who is Muhammad?
5. What are the teachings of Islam?
6. What is Quran?
7. How Do Muslims View the Nature of Man, the Purpose of Life and the Life Hereafter?

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Jihad in Islam

Post Category : Perceptions & Reality, Video

We Hear about Jihad all over the media from so called “experts” who don’t even know how to pronounce the word properly. In this show you’ll get to hear the truth finally about Jihad with special guest Shaykh Jalal Abualrub who will answer some very important questions on this subject. So open your mind, humble your heart and enjoy the show.

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Does Islam oppress Women?

Post Category : Perceptions & Reality, Video

In this video, A.R. Green talks about an important question that is in the minds and in the tongues of many people. It is a claim, an accusation, in fact it is a slander that is made against the religion of Islam. That Islam oppresses women. Abdur-Raheem demonstrates that this is not only a lie and a slander, but also shows which people, nation and ideology is really responsible for oppressing women. He also looks and defines what the word “oppression” means and what Islam says about it. An educational video about the slander that some tend to promote, “Islam oppresses women.” Listen in as you learn about the meaning of “oppression” and rights that are presented by Islam to women.

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