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Famous movies and stories that were inspired by Islamic concepts and /or Muslim characters

Media is a very powerful tool and can influence people’s thoughts. While people enjoy watching movies or reading stories, people do not always realise that many of the very popular stories were influenced by Islamic concepts and /or real Muslim characters. While people take their influence from various sources and sometimes fictionalise certain things for… Continue reading Famous movies and stories that were inspired by Islamic concepts and /or Muslim characters

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Q8: “Jihad”

The word “Jihad” is greatly misunderstood and is often incorrectly translated as “Holy war”, which is wrong. The word means “to strive /struggle” -i.e.: to struggle to do one’s best rather than simply doing the bear minimum. This is necessary to do well at anything in life such as to be a good student, to… Continue reading Q8: “Jihad”