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?
"Do you allow your sister to work, travel, or live alone?" Watch what men in Jordanian capital Amman answered to DW's Jaafar Abdul Karim
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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...
Outraged Muslims flood web with 'Burn ISIS Flag Challenge'
Furious Muslims are flooding the internet with their own version of the Ice Bucket Challenge in protest against the Islamic State - by burning the terror group's flag. Dozens of pictures and videos ar...
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...
Armenian American
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Dadı
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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 ...
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 ...
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...
Turkish literature
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Dhu al-Fiqar
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Cypro-Minoan syllabary
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Freedom of religion in the Palestinian territories
Freedom of religion in the Palestinian territories refers to the freedom to practice Islam, Christianity, Judaism and other religions in the Palestinian territories.
Approximately 98% of Palestini...
Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center
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National Democratic Party (Iraq)
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Muslim conductor asks Queen Beatrix to convert to Islam
Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands was at a concert in Hague. The conductor, who is Muslim, began to give a lecture about "beauty" of Islam. The whole orchestra in the hall stood up and exit, refusing ...