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Archive for the day “November 6, 2006”

Young Boy Recites Surah Balad (Sounds Like a Young Version of Abdul Basit)

Mashallah, this young boy sounds like Qari Abdul Basit. Listen and be amazed!

Mercy in Islam: Animal Care in Islamic History

Animal Care in Islamic History

Article Courtesy of: Muslim Heritage

The early Islamic society cared a great deal not only for the natural environment, but also due to the teachings of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him), the Muslims also extended their care and protection to the animal world. Human beings according to the teachings of Islam are God’s vice-regents on earth, and for this reason they must also demonstrate guardianship to all of God’s creatures. The Prophet (p.b.u.h) gave many examples to demonstrate the importance and gravity of this custodianship. Among these examples is that he stated that a person would go to hell for starving a cat to death, and another person who would be forgiven all sins for quenching the thirst of dog as it waited by a well.

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Quotations: Technological progress has merely provided us with more efficient means for going backwards

The Enlightenment has always aimed at liberating men from fear and establishing their sovereignty. Yet the fully enlightened earth radiates disaster triumphant.- Theodor Wiesengrund Adorno

Violence is the last refuge of the incompetent. – Isaac Asimov

Technological progress has merely provided us with more efficient means for going backwards. – Aldous Huxley

Dr. Ahmed Nuani Recites Surah Tahreem and Haqqah

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