Scheherazade and the Sultan

Qur'an | Coronavirus | Religion and Literature

Relief After Misfortune

A centuries-old Islamic literary genre may still offer consolation today

January 4, 2021

Jesus | Christmas | Muhammad | Qur'an | Virgin Mary | prophets

Christmas Mubarak! Islamic Beliefs About Jesus (Peace Be Upon Him)

Greetings, or mubarak in Urdu. While Christians throughout the world will be celebrating Christmas tomorrow with traditional festivities, Muslims like me are celebrating the birth of the Prophet Muhammad today, Christmas eve.   A similar convergenc...

December 24, 2015