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Editorials

Reviving The True Spirit Of Ramadan

Editor

Sha'ban 09, 14442023-03-01

Ramadan is a month of fasting, a month of giving but above all, a month of engaging the noble Qur’an in a more profound way. Muslims must address the root causes of the mass poverty that afflicts hundreds of millions of Muslims worldwide amid plenty.

Daily News Analysis

Halt Israel’s Genocidal Policies is Quds Day Message

Iqbal Jassat

Ramadan 07, 14422021-04-19

Daily News Analysis

Why Muslims end up in confusion about Eid almost every year?

Zafar Bangash

Dhu al-Qa'dah 26, 14372016-08-29

Muslims, especially those residing in non-Muslim majority countries, suffer endless confusion about important dates in the Islamic calendar such as the start and end of Ramadan and celebration of Eid al Adha because they do not pay adequate attention to the Qur'an and the Prophetic Sunnah.

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Opinion

Engaging the noble Book in Ramadan

Zafar Bangash

Sha'ban 14, 14362015-06-01

Muslims prepare to welcome Ramadan and engage the noble Qur’an. The ICIT offers a meaningful engagement through its Digital Library: www:icit-digital.org

Background

Living the purpose of Ramadan by building taqwa

Zafar Bangash

Ramadan 12, 14332012-08-01

The principal philosophy behind fasting in Ramadan is to build taqwa. What does it mean? Zafar Bangash explains.

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Editorials

The annual controversy over the dates of Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr

Crescent International

Sha'ban 19, 14282007-09-01

Later this month, Muslims all over the world will mark the beginning of the blessed month of Ramadan, undoubtedly the most special time of year for all Muslims. The obligation to fast in the month of Ramadan was laid upon Muslim by a Divine commandment conveyed through Allah’s Messenger (saw) in the second year after the hijra, when the new Muslim community in Madinah was still in its early, formative period.

Features

The purposes of Ramadan and how to achieve them

Ahmed Motiar

Sha'ban 19, 14282007-09-01

Ramadan, the month of fasting, is linked to a number of important events in Islamic history. It is the month in which the Qur’an was first sent down from the Lawh Mahfuz (the “well-guarded tablet,” al-Qur’an 85:22) and in its earthly form given to the Prophet Muhammad (saw).

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Special Reports

Zafar Bangash on how to solve the annual confusion over Ramadan and Eid dates

Zafar Bangash

Shawwal 09, 14272006-11-01

Every year there is confusion in the Ummah over the correct days for marking the beginning and end of Ramadan. ZAFAR BANGASH, Director of the Institute of Contemporary Islamic Thought, and a community leader in Toronto, Canada, explains how the issue could be resolved.

Editorials

Saudi fitna over Ramadan dates, yet again

Crescent International

Ramadan 08, 14272006-10-01

This year again, as so often in the past, the Ummah has been divided unnecessarily on the dates of Ramadan, primarily by a blatantly nonsensical announcement of moon-sighting by the Saudi government.

World

Ummah likely to be split over Eid as Saudis announce the wrong date as usual

Crescent International

Ramadan 26, 14232002-12-01

Although Muslims worldwide started the month of Ramadhan on the correct day, there is growing concern that similar unity may elude them when it comes to celebrating Eid. The Saudis’ Um al-Qura calendar has already declared Eid on Thursday, December 5...

Occupied Arab World

Arab television-stations compete for Ramadan audiences

Crescent International

Sha'ban 23, 14201999-12-01

The arrival of the holy month of Ramadan normally evokes greater degrees of piety and solidarity among Muslims, but its approach this year has already triggered a bitter and dirty competition between Arab television stations for audiences.

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