EINFÜHRUNG IN DEN ISLAM – Ask A Muslim

Die Vorzüge der Religion des Islams

Why do Muslims think their religion is the truth? Do you have convincing reasons? All praise is due to Allah. Dear questioners, a nice greeting. So then to continue: At first glance, your question logically reveals that it is from a person who has not joined the religion of Islam, but whoever practices this religion … Weiterlesen

Infektionskontrolle im Islam

In recent years, health experts around the world have been increasingly concerned with the spread of infectious diseases. Outbreaks of swine flu, poultry flu and severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) mean that infectious diseases have increased in a global context and are now on the agenda of world politicians and health politicians alike. In developed … Weiterlesen

Das ist der Islam kurzgefasst

In the name of Allah, the Compassionate, the Merciful That is Islam in a nutshell 1. To Islam • belongs that you believe that this cosmos with everything in it is a creator has: He is Allah alone, who has no partner. He is above the heavens with an overview of creation, He sees it … Weiterlesen

Die dritte Säule des Islam: Almosen

Islam is not only recommended to give alms, it is the duty of every financially stable Muslim. Giving alms to those who are entitled to it is part of the Muslim character and one of the five pillars of the Islamic way of life. Zakat is considered a mandatory charity; it is a duty for … Weiterlesen

Die vierte Säule des Islam: das Fasten im Ramadhan

Not only the Muslims fast. It has been practiced in connection with religious ceremonies by Christians, Jews, Confucians, Hindus and Taoists for centuries. God mentions this fact in the Qur’an: „O you who believe fasting is prescribed for you, as it was prescribed for those before you, so that you may become godly.“ (Quran 2: … Weiterlesen

Warum fasten Muslime?

(part 1 of 2)   Most of us who have declared war on our bellies have already experimented with some forms of fasting, such as pure fruit fasting, water fasting or sugar-free fasting, whatever we call it. But what many may find rather strange and surprising is that a whole community of people – be … Weiterlesen

Was ist eine Moschee?

A mosque is the building where Muslims worship God. Throughout Islamic history, the mosque has been the center of the community and cities have formed around this central building. Nowadays, especially in Muslim countries, there is a mosque on almost every corner; this makes it easy for Muslims to participate in the five daily prayers. … Weiterlesen

Gerechtigkeit im Islam

The Importance of Justice In the Islamic world view, justice means putting things in their rightful places. It also includes treating others equally. Justice is also a moral value and a quality of human personality in Islam, just like in Western tradition. Justice is similar to equality in the sense that it creates a state … Weiterlesen