Here’s a video from a Saudi Arabian wedding
Here’s a video from a Saudi Arabian wedding. Enjoy your weekend.
Do you allow your sister to work, travel, or live alone?
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Boris Le Lay - Angleterre : le nouveau maire musulman de...
Angleterre : le nouveau maire musulman de Oldham (Manchester) impose la prière musulmane en début de conseil municipal.
Time capsule letter hidden in Sydney home predicts future
A time capsule letter hidden in the wall cavity of a Sydney home over two decades ago predicted Islam would become 'the next ideological problem' and China would grow into a world superpower.
Egypt: At Least 28 Coptic Christians Killed And Dozens Wounded In Targeted Bus Attack In Minya.
Egypt: Coptic Christians killed in Minya bus attack At least 28 Coptic Christians have been killed and dozens more wounded by armed men who attacked them whi...
On the Civilizational Struggle With Islam
In February, female members of an official Swedish delegation to Iran donned headscarves and long coats so as not to offend their Iranian counterparts. At about the same time, Marine Le Pen, the leade...
Egyptian President Al-Sisi at Al-Azhar: We Must Revolutionize Our Religion
In a speech delivered at Al-Azhar on December 28, 2014, Egyptian President Abd Al-Fattah Al-Sisi called to combat extremist ideology and said: "We need to re...
What Is Ramadan? Six Things to Know About the Muslim Holy Month
Here are some questions and answers about Islam's holiest month.
Ecological Collapse Circumscribes Traditional Women's Work In Iraq's Mesopotamian Marshes
For thousands of years, the marshes at the confluence of the Tigris and Euphrates rivers in modern day Iraq were an oasis of green in a dry landscape, hosting a wealth of wildlife. The culture of the ...
34 Islamic nations form coalition to fight terrorism
Calling Islamic extremism a disease, Saudi Arabia has announced the formation of a coalition of 34 Muslim nations to fight terrorism.
Animated Map Shows How Religion Spread Around The World
Hinduism, Buddhism, Christianity, Judaism, and Islam are five of the biggest religions in the world. Over the last few thousand years, these religious groups have shaped the course of history and had ...
BBC Capital - How the attacks in Paris might change Islamic banking
Will the atrocities in France change the future for Sharia-compliant banking?
Why Do Couples Exchange Rings With Vows? The Elusive Ancient Origins Of Wedding Rings
The image of a couple exchanging rings during a wedding ceremony is instantly recognizable, and is held as an ancient tradition. A ring on a certain finger indicates that the wearer is married, but ma...
Ubayd Allah al-Mahdi Billah
Abu Muhammad Abdallah al-Mahdi Billah (873 – 4 March 934) (Arabic: أبو محمد عبيد الله المهدي بالله‎), was the founder of the Fatimid Caliphate, the only major Shi'a caliphate in Islam, and e...
Ubayd Allah al-Mahdi Billah - Wikipedia
Statues of Amun in the form of a ram protecting King Taharqa
At least three Ancient Egyptian granitic gneiss statues of Amun in the form of a ram protecting King Taharqa were displayed at the Temple of Amun at Kawa in Nubia. Construction of the stone temple wa...
Statues of Amun in the form of a ram protecting King Taharqa - Wikipedia
Bahrain
Bahrain (/bɑːˈreɪn/; Arabic: ‏البحرين‎  al-Baḥrayn), officially the Kingdom of Bahrain (Arabic: مملكة البحرين‎  Mamlakat al-Baḥrayn...
Bahrain - Wikipedia
Ecological Collapse Circumscribes Traditional Women's Work In Iraq's Mesopotamian Marshes
For thousands of years, the marshes at the confluence of the Tigris and Euphrates rivers in modern day Iraq were an oasis of green in a dry landscape, hosting a wealth of wildlife. The culture of the ...
Sherd
In archaeology, a sherd, or more precisely, potsherd, is commonly a historic or prehistoric fragment of pottery, although the term is occasionally used to refer to fragments of stone and glass vessels...
Sherd - Wikipedia
Social class in Iran
Classes in Iran have been divided up into upper class, propertied middle class, salaried middle class, working class, independent farmers, and rural wage earners. A more recent source divides Iranian ...
Social class in Iran - Wikipedia
List of ancient Egyptian papyri
This List of Ancient Egyptian Papyri includes some of the better known individual papyri written in hieroglyphs, hieratic, demotic or in Greek. Excluded are papyri found abroad or containing Biblical ...
List of ancient Egyptian papyri - Wikipedia
Christianity in the Middle East
Christianity, which originated in the Middle East in the 1st century AD, was one of the major religions of the region until the Arab Muslim conquests of the mid-to-late 7th century AD. Christianity in...
Christianity in the Middle East - Wikipedia
Animated Map Shows How Religion Spread Around The World
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Are The Reclusive Shihuh People Of Musandam The Original Arabians?
Two hours’ drive from Dubai in the mountains of Musandam lives a reclusive tribe of people who appear culturally unrelated to any others in the Arabian Peninsula, yet who may well be its original inha...
Khanjar
A khanjar (Arabic: خنجر‎, Turkish: Hançer) is a traditional dagger originating from Oman. Worn by men for ceremonial occasions, it is a short curved sword shaped like the letter "J" and...
Khanjar - Wikipedia