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  • In this issue

    25 July, 2017

    p.4 Travelling for Peace, p.8 Back to Basics: A life less complicated, p.10 Art, p.12 Historical and religious aspects of Hajj, p.14 The Purpose of Marriage, p.16 The Father [...]
  • In this issue

    25 June, 2017

    p.3   A retreat with a difference, A visit to the Focolare Centre Report by Veronique Khasa p.4    Raising Tomorrow’s Community, Workshops for Islamic educators in [...]

Review

  • Up to 4 years of age At The Masjid (Learning Series) By Umm Tariq Illustrated by Heather Greenwood Compass Books (2010) Despite the growth of good quality children’s [...]
  • If you’re anything like me you might have switched off the telly after watching the BBC’s latest Islamophilic-offering ‘Muslims Like Us’, in the midst of some serious [...]

Interfaith

Faith

  • The holy pilgrimage to Makkah, known as the Hajj, is one of the most outstanding manifestations of monotheism and universal brotherhood. All Muslims from all ages, classes [...]
  • The Purpose of Marriage

    26 July, 2017

    َAccording to a tradition, there is no institution in Islam as beloved as marriage. Therefore, just as God sent the Prophet Muhammad(s) to us as a role model and outstanding [...]

Health

Children Corner

  • Children Corner

    26 July, 2017

    Dear Children, Assalam Alaikum This year the beginning of the Islamic month of Dul Hajj will fall around the 23rd of August. This is a very exciting month for Muslims, [...]
  • Al Quds Day

    25 June, 2017

    Dear Children, Assalam Alaikum The last Friday of the Holy month of Ramadan is anniversary of a very important day and is known as  Al-Quds day (Jerusalem  Day). In 1979 [...]

Art

  • Art

    26 July, 2017

    Journeying to God The time of Hajj is upon us, the ultimate pilgrimage, expected of us at least once in our lifetime. Whether we make the physical journey or not, it is [...]
  • Art

    25 June, 2017

    Heavenly and earthly struggle This month we look forward to the month of Hajj by looking at art that has recorded creative expressions of this momentous experience. We also [...]

What& Where

  • What&Where

    20 July, 2017

    Through August Tafseer of the Holy Qur’an Conducted by: Shaykh M S Bahmanpour Venue: Islamic Centre of England, 140 Maida Vale, London W9 1QB Time: Every Friday [...]
  • What & Where

    25 June, 2017

    Through July Tafseer of the Holy Qur’an Conducted by: Shaykh M S Bahmanpour Venue: Islamic Centre of England, 140 Maida Vale, London W9 1QB Time: Every Friday starting [...]

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Life & Community

  • Almost from the day my daughter was born, I have received friendly emails from various ‘child-expert’ brands educating me about the various stages of growth she would [...]
  • They say if you wander through the lush, green hills of the Serra di Sintra on bright moonlit nights, chances are you will come upon a stunning Moorish maiden all in white. [...]
  • The glorious sun of Islam dawned at a dismal time of ignorance when newborn daughters were buried alive. Prophet Muhammad(s) came with a religion which not only liberated [...]
  • Disclaimer: This piece is my personal opinion and in no way aimed at imposing a right or wrong judgement on the choice of individual parents. When my daughter was just over a [...]
  • In May 2017, the Islamic Centre of England invited teachers from the Islamic School of Al-Mahdi Islamic Community Centre in Ontario, Canada to partake in an enlightening [...]

Places

  • They say if you wander through the lush, green hills of the Serra di Sintra on bright moonlit nights, chances are you will come upon a stunning Moorish maiden all in white. [...]
  • “The first idea of the bridge, which was destined to be realised, flashed, at first naturally confused and foggy, across the imagination of a ten year old boy from the [...]
  • “We are Muslims and we have been here more than 600 years”, says 70-year-old Lithuanian, Fatima Stantrukova. I am in a tiny little village called Keturiasdesimt Totoriu, [...]

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