Month: October 2018

The Age of Ayesha RZA

The age of Ayesha RZA, the wife of Prophet Muhammad ﷺ, has been a controversial topic for centuries. Misrepresented by Muslims, and misunderstood by non-Muslims, it has been the fodder for many heated altercations.

My Hajj – Day 5 – Muzdalifah & Tawaf az-Ziyarah

Monday, September 12, 2016 Muzdalifah Reached around 1AM. Prayed Maghreb and Isha and started collecting stones for Jamarat (near Mina), where stoning the devil takes place. This was an interesting exercise, whereby every Hajji scours the area for stones (mostly small), to prepare for next day’s “venture”. The organizers distributed meal boxes to the Hajjis …

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The Purpose of Religion

Disclaimer: I am taking the liberty to replicate this video clip and text of Mohtaram Javed Ahmad Ghamidi, for whom I have the utmost respect, without his express written consent.  “Preaching of religion is not restricted to the external. Its real target is our inner self. You should always remain conscious that failure in developing true …

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