Lunar Eclipse July 2018: Time to Pray

On the last weekend of this month, July 2018, there will be a total lunar eclipse. The eclipse will be on the Friday/Saturday night, 27-28 July 2018. The total lunar eclipse will last about 103 minutes and is calculated to be the longest total lunar eclipse of this century (2001-2100). The eclipse will be visible […]

Muslim Taxi Drivers Prohibited to Pray by Employer

Eight Muslim cab drivers in Orlando, Fla., claim their employer prohibited them from praying during work hours, and even assaulted and fired one of them for doing so. Now they’re filing complaints with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, alleging that they were discriminated against on the basis of their religion and national origin. The eight […]

No excuse for prayers

Verily, As-Salât (the prayer) is enjoined on the believers at fixed hours. The above verse is from surat An Nisaa ayah 103 of the Noble Quran. Let us ponder and look at ourselves. How is our Salah (five daily compulsory prayers)? Or just look at the pictures below and see how sincere and devoted these […]