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A Muslim, sometimes spelled Moslem, relates to a person who follows the religion of Islam, a monotheistic and Abrahamic religion based on the Quran. Muslims consider the Quran to be the verbatim word of God as revealed to the Islamic prophet and messenger Muhammad. They also follow the sunnah teachings and practices of Muhammad as recorded in traditional accounts called hadith. "Muslim" is an Arabic word meaning "one who submits (to God)". A female Muslim is sometimes called a Muslimah. There are customs holding that a man and woman or teenager and adolescent above the age of fifteen of a luna ...more
“ Pakistan not only means freedom and independence but the Muslim Ideology which has to be preserved, which has come to us as a precious gift and treasure and which, we hope other will share with us. ”
“ Hitherto, the Palestinians had been relatively immune to this Allahu Akhbar style. I thought this was a hugely retrograde development. I said as much to Edward. To reprint Nazi propaganda and to make a theocratic claim to Spanish soil was to be a protofascist and a supporter of 'Caliphate' imperialism: it had nothing at all to do with the mistreatment of the Palestinians. Once again, he did not exactly disagree. But he was anxious to emphasize that the Israelis had often encouraged Hamas as a fo ...more ”
I'm a Moslem, Indonesian, and I like to read books about Islam. And recently I'm trying to read…more
[close] I'm a Moslem, Indonesian, and I like to read books about Islam. And recently I'm trying to read memoirs and biographies about Moslems around the world. If you have the same interest or want to post all the books that related, please join. Also interested in fictions, novels about Moslems/Islam.
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[close] Have you ever wanted to smack an uncle in the face for saying you're not a Muslim anymore? Have you ever heard an uncle giving tafseer and thought "this is complete bs"? If you said yes to any of the above (or anything near it), then this group is for you! We will delve into proper philosophical Islamic books, not limited to a single subcontinent or genre. The idea is to flourish proper Islamic scholarship as it was in the Golden Era. True scholars understand the importance of all types of knowledge, not just the Bangla translation of Sahih Bukhari from 1776 sitting on your bookshelf.
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A book club for the next four years that is dedicated to piercing perspective bubbles, fostering…more
[close] A book club for the next four years that is dedicated to piercing perspective bubbles, fostering human understanding, and reading great books. Hopefully, people will
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A space where we discuss Middle Eastern, South Asian, Muslim and immigrant stories. Founded by @…more
[close] A space where we discuss Middle Eastern, South Asian, Muslim and immigrant stories. Founded by @sumaiyya.books. JULY PICK: If They Come For Us by Fatima Asghar
65 members, last active 42 days ago
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