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Q41: Why do Muslims not drink alcohol?

  In many parts of the world, people drink alcohol and they are brought up in environments where drinking alcohol is part of the culture, such as in the UK where they have a “pub” culture and in France, which is famous for its wines. Some of them also mention that they only drink on… Continue reading Q41: Why do Muslims not drink alcohol?

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Q40: How can Muslims claim that the Prophet PBUH (Peace Be Upon Him) was sent to the whole of mankind when many people have not heard of him?

The Prophet PBUH was the final prophet and messenger as his message for the whole of mankind. It is mentioned in the Quran:   مَّا كَانَ مُحَمَّدٌ أَبَا أَحَدٍ مِّن رِّجَالِكُمْ وَلَٰكِن رَّسُولَ اللَّهِ وَخَاتَمَ النَّبِيِّينَ ۗ وَكَانَ اللَّهُ بِكُلِّ شَيْءٍ عَلِيمًا Muhammad is not the father of [any] one of your men, but [he… Continue reading Q40: How can Muslims claim that the Prophet PBUH (Peace Be Upon Him) was sent to the whole of mankind when many people have not heard of him?

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Q31: Why are Muslim women not allowed to work and only confined to the house?

This is not strictly true and I will try to explain why and give some examples. Please keep in mind that this is a very broad and debatable topic with different opinions. However, I will try to give some insight into this topic giving both reasons for and against women working.   In Islam, certain… Continue reading Q31: Why are Muslim women not allowed to work and only confined to the house?

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Q27: Why are Muslims not patriotic towards the non-Muslim countries that they are living in?

Some people seem to think that many Muslims are not patriotic towards non-Muslim countries that they are living in and /or are anti national. Part of the reason for this may be because many people think that Muslims seek refuge in Western countries that help them more than Muslim countries and /or because they do… Continue reading Q27: Why are Muslims not patriotic towards the non-Muslim countries that they are living in?

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Christopher Columbus Day

Every year, a celebration is held in the Americas on 12 October, which is better known as "Christopher Columbus Day". This is a day for celebrating and honouring Christopher Columbus' "discovery" of America in 1492. The common story that many people are taught about Christopher Columbus is that people in Medieval Europe believed that the… Continue reading Christopher Columbus Day