The Values Women Carry and Beauty

Is an objective definition of female beauty possible? Yes. Here’s one: A popular working definition of ‘objective’ is the fact that when something is objective it is true for absolutely everyone. This leads many to conclude that since everyone finds different women attractive to different degrees that beauty is therefore not objective, but subjective – […]

Vegetarianism In Islam

“Meat is not a necessity in Shari’ah (Islamic Law), and in the old days most Muslims used to eat meat, if they were wealthy, like middle class—once a week on Friday. If they were poor—on the Eids (on days of celebration).” “So traditionally Muslims were semi-vegetarians. The Prophet was, I mean, technically, the Prophet (SAWS) […]

Sleeping Well

In this short talk, Arianna Huffington shares a small idea that can awaken much bigger ones: the power of a good night’s sleep. 078.009 And I (your God) made your sleep for rest, 078.010 And made the night as a covering, 078.011 And made the day for seeking livelihood. (Quran)

The Beauty of Being a Muslim Woman

Here is a song, that expresses the emotional and spiritual reality behind the hijab. Muslim schalors have mentioned many of the benefits of wearing the head scarf…some of which are; (1) a wife becomes more attractive to her husband, (2) A lady beams with more grace, (3) men treat her as a person of authority, […]

The Beauty of the Veil

The Veil is a privilege not a burden…

Christian Man Defends The Head Scarf

Even this gentleman is a bit loud, but the point he makes is well worth listening to for both the Muslims and Non Muslims. The head scarf is good for America, and American society.

How to Wear a Hijab

The following clips show how Muslim women wear the Hijab. We invite every lady to try the hijab out and see how it feels…

Education of Muslim Women

Here is Muslim lady who talks about herself, and her expereince in learning while being a Muslim. Her comments are based on her experience as a Muslim. She also talks about why she started to cover herself up.

Marrying A Muslim Man and Some Concerns

Hi, I am a 38 year old woman who was raised a Christian my whole life. I recently met someone that has made me very curious about the Islam religion. I started reading the English translation of the Quran and I am very thankful that you put this email address in here for questions. I […]

Are Muslim Women Outside America Oppressed?

The American public must come to understanding that there are over 7 Million Muslims in America, and it is one of the fastest growing religions in the nation. Americans are choosing Islam as their lifestyle and belief system. However in this documentary we want to highlight the situation of the Muslim women outside our homeland. […]

How Honey Can Help Wounds Heal Better

“And your Lord taught the bee to build its cells in hills, on trees and in (men’s) habitations….. there comes from within their bodies a drink of varying colours, wherein is healing for mankind. Verily in this is a Sign for those who give thought’. (Translation of Quran 16:68-69) Fifteen percent of diabetes sufferers develop […]

Honey as Medicine is Making a Comeback

“And thy Lord taught the bee to build its cells in hills, on trees and in (men’s) habitations….. there comes from within their bodies a drink of varying colours, wherein is healing for mankind. Verily in this is a Sign for those who give thought’. (Translation of Quran 16:68-69) Last month, the Food and Drug […]

The Wonderful Benefits of Bee Venom on RA

“And thy Lord taught the bee to build its cells in hills, on trees and in (men’s) habitations….. there comes from within their bodies a drink of varying colours, in which there is healing for mankind. Verily in this is a Sign for those who give thought’. (Translation of Quran 16:68-69) Apitherapy, a method of […]

Honey, The Newest Cancer Fighter?

“And thy Lord taught the bee to build its cells in hills, on trees and in (men’s) habitations….. there comes from within their bodies a drink of varying colours, in which there is healing for mankind. Verily in this is a Sign for those who give thought’. (Translation of Quran 16:68-69) You may recall the […]

Can You Use Honey to Stay Young?

“And thy Lord taught the bee to build its cells in hills, on trees and in (men’s) habitations….. there comes from within their bodies a drink of varying colours, wherein is healing for mankind. Verily in this is a Sign for those who give thought’. (Translation of Quran 16:68-69) Adding a dollop of honey to […]

Can Honey Help Fight Cancer?

“And thy Lord taught the bee to build its cells in hills, on trees and in (men’s) habitations….. there comes from within their bodies a drink of varying colours, wherein is healing for mankind. Verily in this is a Sign for those who give thought’. (Translation of Quran 16:68-69) While some regard honey as a […]

This Bee Product Has Enormous Benefits for Your Health

“And thy Lord taught the bee to build its cells in hills, on trees and in (men’s) habitations….. there issues from within their bodies a drink of varying colours, wherein is healing for mankind. Verily in this is a Sign for those who give thought’. (Translation of Quran 16:68-69) Various products derived from the beehive […]

A Strict Muslim Diet Offers a Big Health Boost

Sticking strictly to a “Muslim” diet offers substantial protection against cancer, heart disease and other major chronic illnesses, according to researchers. The research team reviewed 12 international studies which included more than 1.5 million people whose eating habits and health were tracked for follow-up periods of three to 18 years. Strict adherence results in a […]

Olive Leaf Extract Lowers Blood Pressure

The leaves of the olive tree have been used for medicinal purposes since ancient times, and grew in even more importance because of Islam. The Prophet of Islam said, “Eat olive oil and anoint yourselves with it, for it comes from a blessed tree.” Research has suggested that olive leaf extracts have antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and […]

New Antioxidant Compounds Identified in Olive Oil, Honey and Nuts

Scientists have for the first time identified and characterized different antioxidant compounds from foods such as olive oil, honey, walnuts and a medicinal herb called Teucrium polium. They used two new techniques, capillary electrophoresis and high resolution liquid chromatography, which enabled them to identify and quantify a great part of the phenolic compounds contained in […]

Compound From Olive-Pomace Oil Inhibits HIV Spread

It’s widely known that olive oil is good for your health, but olive skins appear to hold beneficial qualities of their own. A compound in the wax from olive skin — maslinic acid — has been found to inhibit the spread of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). Maslinic acid works by inhibiting serin-protease, the enzyme used […]

Virgin Olive Oil Healthier Than Other Vegetable Oils

Virgin olive oil is the superior choice when it comes to vegetable oil, according to European researchers. Not only is it high in heart-healthy monounsaturated fat, but also it is the only vegetable oil that’s rich in antioxidants called polyphenols, which may help prevent cancer, heart disease and neurodegenerative diseases. All other vegetable oils are […]

An Aromatic Olive Oil You’ll Just Love!

The Prophet of Islam said, “Eat the olive oil and apply it (locally), since there is cure for seventy diseases in it, one of them is Leprosy.” There are many narrations in the Islamic tradition on the benefits of Olive Oil. Today, I‘ll show you how to make a chili & garlic infused olive oil. […]

Take Some Olive Oil For Your Headache?

Olive oil, specifically extra-virgin olive oil, is clearly one of the good oils for you. And, according to new research, it contains oleocanthal, a natural anti-inflammatory agent that has the same effect as taking ibuprofen, a potentially toxic over-the-counter (OTC) drug. In fact, a “daily dose” of olive oil in the neighborhood of 50 grams […]

The Phenolic Benefits of Olive Oil

An interesting study goes far toward explaining the benefits of consuming a Mediterranean Muslim diet, thanks to the phenolic compounds found in olive oil. Patients with high cholesterol levels were fed a breakfast — 60 grams of white bread with 40 milliliters of virgin olive oil (of high and low phenolic content) — twice, followed […]

Olive Oil and Breast Cancer

There was a lot of hoopla in the press yesterday about a discovery by a group of Northwestern University researchers who found oleic acid, an ingredient of olive oil (believed to be a major contributor to the health benefits of the Muslim diet), drastically limited the levels of a gene that triggers breast cancer. Oleic […]

“Heart-Healthy” Label Approved for Olive Oil

Coronary heart disease is the No. 1 killer of both men and women in the United States. With this overwhelming statistic in mind, the FDA approved labels on olive oil and food containing olive oil claiming the product might reduce the risk of coronary heart disease. It seems the FDA also confirmed that one could […]

Virgin Olive Oil May Reduce Cholesterol Damage

According to the report, adults who consumed 25 milliliters (mL) or nearly 2 tablespoons of virgin olive oil daily for one week showed less oxidation of LDL (“bad”) cholesterol and higher levels of antioxidant compounds, particularly phenols, in the blood. Antioxidants can help prevent oxidative damage, which is caused by free radicals, byproducts of the […]

Olive Oil and Colon Cancer

Dr. Marcola Among the teachings of Islam is to make Olive Oil part of the diet….a lot of research has been done in the previous years to show the many medical benefits of Olive Oil. The Prophet of Islam said,, “Eat olive oil and rub yourselves with it, for it comes from a blessed tree.” […]

Olive Oil Good for Health

Dr. Mercola Researchers found that participants in a study who consumed the most olive oil tended to have healthier diets than those who consumed the least amount of olive oil. Participants who had the highest consumption of olive oil consumed less cereal and baked goods but more eggs and vegetables, and had a higher vitamin […]

More Scientific Support For Using Olive Oil

Dr. Marcola The Prophet of Islam said, “Eat olive oil and rub yourselves with it, for it comes from a blessed tree.” He also said, “Eat the olive oil and apply it (locally), since there is cure for seventy diseases in it, one of them is Leprosy.” (Abu Naim) It has long been known that […]

Ayurvedic Super Spice
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You may already know Muslims place a strong emphasis on eating as much unprocessed, organically grown food as possible for optimal health. One frequently overlooked way to enhance and optimize health with organically grown food is the use of herbs and spices – unprocessed and organic, of course. One amazing benefit of these herbs is […]

Islamic Solution To Depression
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Depression vs Sadness: Let’s start by pointing out some basic differences between Depression and Sadness. In essence, sadness is part and parcel of human life and part of being “human”. It is a normal human emotion that more or less all human beings experience in different phases in their lives. Even holy personalities like Moses, […]

Why Muslim Women Cover Up ? You will be surprised!

Sorry for the dark shadow in the back. However, this lecture is worth listening to.

Death: A Daily Motivation
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When we think of death we think of the end of our existence as it is. However, the importance of remembering our death on a daily basis can be a great motivator for us to become what we expect ourselves to be. We all have an inner ideal of ourselves. If someone was to play […]

Islamic Position on Gambling

Introduction The position of Islam on gambling is that it is prohibited, harmful and destructive to society. Gambling is addictive by nature, a practice that takes money from the poor with the perceived, yet illusive promise that they may “win” something without having to work for it. Gambling is mentioned in the Quran, Islam’s revealed […]

Islam and Drugs

Why Are Drugs and Intoxicants So Awful, Foul and Vile in Islam? Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) has described drugs together with all sorts of intoxicants as: The key to all evils The head of all errors and lapses The most terrible of major sins The mother of all atrocities The mother of all evils Let us […]

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Islam & Homosexuality
The Authenticity of the Qur’an
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Thanks to its undisputed authenticity, the text of the Quran holds a unique place among the books of Revelation, shared neither by the Old nor the New Testament. In the first two sections of this work, a review was made of the alterations undergone by the Old Testament and the Gospels before they were handed down to us in the form we know today. The same is not true for the Quran for the simple reason that it was written down at the time of the Prophet; we shall see how it came to be written, i.e. the process involved.

Islamic Lifestyle

Muslims live a unique life. Even the modern man can benefit from some of the practices of the Muslims. Would like to have a happy marriage? Would like to remove your stress? Would you like to feel more confident about yourself? We can offer help and guidance on every issue ranging from how to use […]