When thoughtful Greeks experienced distress at the disorder within and the warfare between their societies, some of them, such as Socrates, Plato and others, began to question its causes and then to enquire as to the right way to live as individuals and in societies. It was for this reason that Plato established the Academy. […]

Recordings of Qur’an recitation, an Adhan and other adhkar

These recordings, apart from the Dala’il al-Khayrat, are from the 70s and were made during visits to Morocco. Although the Dala’il al-Khayrat is incorrectly divided up, since it was recorded during a session at the tomb of the author, may Allah be merciful to him, when the entire Dala’il was recited and then divided into sections, […]

Swedish Islam

What constitutes a barrier preventing Islam from being an indigenous religion in Sweden? When writing about Islam in the West the most compelling topic must be its relations to our post-modern society, in which respect Sweden is certainly at the forefront. But, how can Muslims, who clearly represent a pre-modern culture, have something to say […]