Details and description of the sixth juz' (section) of the Qu'ran.
Details and description of the seventh juz' (section) of the Quran.
A profile of the American Open University, an Islamic distance-learning educational institute.
It is often called the most important and profound verse of the Quran: the "Throne" verse or Ayat Al-Kursi.
Details and description of the last or 30th juz' (section) of the Quran, which is often called Juz' Amma.
What does Islam say about gender selection, using reproductive technologies to select either a male or female child?
What does Islam say about contraception? Is it allowed for Muslims to use birth control?
What are the Islamic clothing requirements for men and women? What rules do Muslims follow in this regard, and what are they based upon?
Dalia Mogahed serves on President Obama's Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships. As the first veiled Muslim woman to serve in an advisory position in the White House, people naturally want to know more about her.
In November 2008 the Museum of Islamic Arts officially opened in Doha, Qatar. This 35,500 square meter museum holds a large collection of Islamic art, as well as a library, atrium, education hall, and several restaurants. Designed by I.M. Pei, the Chinese-born creator of the Louvre pyramid, the stone-faced building is located on an artificial island facing the corniche of Doha, Qatar's capital city.
Sheikh Mishary Rashed Al-Afasy from Kuwait is one of the most popular modern Quran reciters.
Basic information about the faith of Islam -- what Muslims believe, where Muslims live, how they perceive God, and the main practices and holidays of the faith.
Sometimes called the "Dr. Phil" or "Billy Graham" of the Muslim world, Amr Khaled hosts a motivational television program on IQRA TV, carried by satellite throughout the Muslim world. His popularity in the Muslim world is based on his passion and ability to speak in "everyday language" about issues facing young Muslims today.
Iowa is known for another historic reason, of which many people are unaware: the city of Cedar Rapids is home to the oldest Islamic mosque in the United States. Built in 1934, the "Mother Mosque of America" is now on the National Register of Historic Places.
Who is behind the Cordoba Initiative and Park51, also known as the "Ground Zero Mosque"? Learn more about Imam Feisal Abdul-Rauf, Sharif El-Gamal, and other New Yorkers who are planning this community center in Lower Manhattan.
Details and description of the eighteenth juz' (section) of the Qu'ran.
Details and description of the fifth juz' (section) of the Qu'ran.
Details and description of the fourth juz' (section) of the Qu'ran.
According to Islamic teaching, Allah (God) has sent many prophets throughout time to teaching the message of monotheism, Islam.
The Dead Sea is known as a place of healing, but according to Islamic tradition, it also stands as a sign of God's punishment.
Details and description of the first juz’ (section) of the Quran.
Description and history of the Ka'aba, the cube structure in Makkah that is the center of the Muslim world.
One of the most popular Quran reciters of all time, the late Sheikh Abdul-Basit has a voice that is known throughout the Muslim world.
"Muhammad: The Last Prophet," an animated feature film by the creators of "The King and I" and "The Fox and the Hound" was released in 2004. The film is set 1,400 years ago, telling the story of the early years of Islam in the Arabian Peninsula.
In Islam, Ibrahim (Abraham) is revered as an honorable prophet. Learn more about the life and teachings of the Prophet Ibrahim, according to the Islamic faith.