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  1. essalamu alikum well this sounds good, maybe this is one of the seeds that will cause the ummah to unit, whcih insha Allah i hope would happen soon. But on the other hand u never know were the truth is, but still this sounds good :D :D essalamu alikum
  2. Ayman Al-zawahiri

    essalamu alikum Well if u guys belive that bin laden did 911 and u belive all the stuff that's on the net, then i think that u also should belive this: " Even hard line secular Pakistanis were unconvinced by the released bin Laden video tape. Iqbal Haider, a former senator from the party of ousted prime minister Benazir Bhutto, said he found it hard to believe that bin Laden would allow himself to be filmed confessing to the crime. "It is hard to believe that a man who masterminds the September attacks with such secrecy and finesse could be that stupid and imprudent," he said. "I hate Osama and the Taliban because they inflicted incalculable damage on Muslims ... but it is hard to digest that he can be such a fool." And also this which u can read in the link that i will post: "You are being lied to by the US Government. They are using deception to trick you into surrendering your freedoms, money, and the lives of your children for a phony "War On Terror". (www.)"you can't post links until you reach 50 posts_www.whatreallyhappened(contact admin if its a beneficial link)/osamatape.html"]you can't post links until you reach 50 posts_www.whatreallyhappened(contact admin if its a beneficial link)/osamatape.html[/url] but there is a fact that cant be hidden, that the americans have droped nucleuar bombs on the japanese civilians. essalamu alikum
  3. Ayman Al-zawahiri

    Essalmu alikum :D brother Pashton for this good news, this is the kind of news that should be spread around these days :D Just a reminder, I hope that u remember these men in ur paryer, as i do. Essalamu alikum
  4. Muslim Woman

    essalamu alikum i go for house wife essalamu alikum
  5. Salam alikum (www.)"you can't post links until you reach 50 posts_www.jpost(contact admin if its a beneficial link)/servlet/Satellite?cid=1132475618729&pagename=JPost%2FJPArticle%2FShowFull"]you can't post links until you reach 50 posts_www.jpost(contact admin if its a beneficial link)/servlet/Satellite?cid...icle%2FShowFull[/url] By KSENIA SVETLOVA Converts are rapidly expanding Islam's reach - including women and people of European origin, even in israel. Nov. 24, 2005 20:45 | Updated Nov. 25, 2005 13:00 True believers By KSENIA SVETLOVA It's Friday afternoon, a week after the July 7 bombings in London, and the central Masjid of London at Russell Square is crammed. Worshipers flood the Masjid and, even though it seems as if there is no more room inside or outside, the Masjid's attendants unfold more and more praying carpets. The crowd is multiracial, filled with Muslims of Arab, Pakistani, Afghani and Malaysian descent. A tall man with a long blond beard and the look of a Viking approaches. "As-salam aleikum, my name is Abd ar-Rahman, can I be of any help?" he asks in perfect British English. Abd ar-Rahman was born and raised in London, where he was once called Eric. He converted to Islam 19 years ago, after reading and studying extensively about the religion, and he has been coming to the Masjid at Russell Square ever since, to pray and help other members of the congregation. Abd ar-Rahman is not the only Caucasian among the crowd. There are dozens, if not hundreds, of Muslims of European origin scattered around the Masjid. As the prayer begins, women are told to go to the women's quarters on the second floor. Sitting there, quietly, are women in a kaleidoscope of colors and shapes: some wear simple white scarves, others don colorful African shawls or black niqabs (veils), while some are decked out in fashionable Versace or Burberry scarves. Amongst them is a woman in her early 20s, most probably of Eastern-European descent, praying with great devotion. When the prayer ends, the young woman - Aisha is her name - approaches. "Isn't Islam beautiful?" she asks. "I saw you were sitting in the corner and looking at us. If you'd like, I can tell you more about Islam - I just said the shahada myself one year ago." Aisha was formerly known as Rebecca. Half British and half Polish, she converted to Islam after she married a man of Pakistani origin. But by no means, she hastily adds, did she decide to convert because she felt forced to. Rather, she says, it was a conscious and calculated decision "that really turned my life around." Eric/Abd ar-Rahman and Rebecca/Aisha are not alone. It is now a common occurrence for Britons to convert to Islam, says Sheikh Anwar, one of the leaders of the Russell Square Masjid. "Hamdulillah (thanks to God), it happens all the time, and recently maybe even more. Allah has opened people's hearts and minds so they would accept Islam," he says, smiling. Many people in the Masjid say that they have noticed an increase in the number of converts coming to the Masjid to study, pray and receive guidance within the last three to four years. The fastest-growing religion,/i>
  6. salam alikum (www.)"you can't post links until you reach 50 posts_www.jpost(contact admin if its a beneficial link)/servlet/Satellite?cid=1132475618729&pagename=JPost%2FJPArticle%2FShowFull"]you can't post links until you reach 50 posts_www.jpost(contact admin if its a beneficial link)/servlet/Satellite?cid...icle%2FShowFull[/url] salam alikum
  7. Islamic Onversion Drive Reaches "israel"

    Like Sharovsky, Khattab believes the only real solution is the creation of an Islamic caliphate which will rule the world. "Islam is not about the East and the West. You can be Muslim anywhere, and the Koran teaches that our future is the true Islamic state, not like the fake and corrupt states there are today," he says. Both Sharovsky and Khattab believe that Islam has not yet peaked, and that more and more people will soon realize that this is the only true solution for humanity. The proselyte religion Researchers also believe that Islam has not yet reached its peak in terms of expansion and conversion. "The expansion of Islam didn't stop in the 7th century, and Islam certainly continued to spread in different regions over the course of time. Sometimes it takes hundreds of years for a certain region to convert fully, while others convert faster then others," explained Professor Reuven Amitai of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, director of the Nehemia Levtzion Center of Islamic Studies. "There are a few models of conversion in history; among them is the conversion which comes after the expansion of the state - it happened in the 7th century after the first conquests of Islam. The second model is a conversion which is initiated by the individuals - scholars, merchants, travelers and migrants who come from the world of Islam. Today we are witnessing the second model. "Islam is a missionary religion; there is a general call for people to embrace Islam. It is also quite easy to become a Muslim - you just need to repeat a shahada before a witness and that's it," Amitai continues. "Of course, there is no one simple answer to the question of why people convert to Islam, and the reasons vary from individual to individual, but perhaps one of the reasons is the alienation of Western society - the frustration and disillusion by modern theories, such as communism, socialism etc., whereas Islam gives simple and clear answers." As for the expansion of Islam in the West, Amitai believes that each case should be examined individually, since there is no single rule for the US, France, Germany and Great Britain. "It's still early to judge the phenomenon, as we are talking about the first generation of converts. The intensification usually happens in the second generation - the children will go through the system of Islamic education, and they already will be raised as Muslims, not knowing something else." To those still clinging to other religions, Sharovsky offers the following advice: "Hurry up," he says. "There is not a lot of time. You have to embrace Islam as soon as possible."
  8. Islamic Onversion Drive Reaches "israel"

    "Now I am comfortable here in Hebron. In fact, it reminds me of the old Baku of my childhood: Children are respectful of their parents and there is a high sense of morality. "At first people were very suspicious of me, and some even implied to me that I'm not welcome. But that was then. I was also living in Abu Ghosh for a short time, and it was much worse for me than Hebron, as there was so much hypocrisy there. People in Abu Ghosh hate Jews, but hide it because the Jews give them a very good living. Anyhow, I felt I could not be a true Muslim in that place. That's why I went to live in Hebron, which is much more traditional." Many European converts say that, due to the negative image of Islam in the West, especially after September 11, they feel hostility from society. "People often ask me how I can be a Muslim, if Muslims all over the world are known to be terrorists and killers," says Aisha, in London. "I just smile at them and try to explain that these people - terrorists - do not represent Islam, and in fact their deeds contradict the true Islam." Mixing religion and politics While some converts didn't change their political views after converting to Islam, others became sudden admirers of al-Qaida and Hamas. Sharovsky, who used to be a Kahane Chai sympathizer, has turned 180 degrees. Nowadays, although he declares that he doesn't identify with any political party, he says the Palestinian uprising against israel is absolutely justified. He believes that there will ultimately be an Islamic caliphate - the only legitimate form of government on earth, he says, which will also resolve all the problems of what he believes is a fully bankrupt nation-state. "It's wrong to kill innocent women and children," says Sharovsky, who believes that no political party, especially secular, is permitted to take the law into their own hands. Khattab, on the other hand, is not ready to denounce the suicide attacks against israeli civilians, although he calls the Beslan tragedy a "slaughter." In his tiny shop in east Jerusalem, you can find a photo of bin Laden, symbols of Hamas and other Palestinian organizations. "I'm not a Hamas activist, although I support them in good things that they do," he says.
  9. Islamic Onversion Drive Reaches "israel"

    The conversation stops when a customer comes to Khattab's shop to buy some incense. Dressed in a long robe, with a black turban on his shaved head, Yousef greets his customer in Arabic, seasoned with a strong American accent. "May blessing be upon you, brother," he says, packing the purchase into a paper bag. Yousef's wife also converted to Islam, he says, after understanding "that it is the only correct path in life." "Everyone who compares Judaism and Islam understands that Torah was forged, that the words and interpretations of a man substituted the words of God. All these rabbis - there is no unity among them, there is no one opinion, there is a shop of opinions," says the recent convert. "Pure" Islam - only on the Web (they misquoted me there) Many converts to Islam say that the process of conversion and the decision-making involved is actually much easier than the process of learning how to adjust to their new environment. Reactions from both sides - the old congregation, society and family, as well as from the newly-acquired brothers-in-faith - are sometimes hurtful and suspicious. "Naturally, my family didn't want to accept the fact of me being a Muslim," says Khattab. He believes that his family in the US was told of his conversion by activists of the Yad le-Achim organization, whose aim is fighting the conversion phenomenon. (Continued from page 3 of 5) "They sent social service agents to my house and even police, but eventually we proved that we are not doing anything wrong, we just practice our faith," related Khattab, who is now in touch with his family only by e-mail. His new Arab neighbors didn't exactly welcome him either, treating him with a great deal of suspicion. "Many of the Arabs do not understand my motives. Many disapprove of my lifestyle. Unfortunately, the Islam in Palestine is very weak, and many people are very distant from Islam, they are away from Allah. The situation is also quite gruesome in all the other Arab and Muslim states - unfortunately the pure Islam exists today only on the 'net." (This part is a misquote) Lichenko also criticizes Arab society in israel and Palestine as being a far cry from "real" Islam. "I heard a lot of hurtful things from the Jews, but I will not hide my being Muslim just because of them. As for the Arabs - at first many people suspected that I was a Shin Bet agent, and many were amazed by my choice. But I believe that the Arabs should not be the only guardians and representatives of Islam on earth. After all, the vast majority of Muslims are not Arabs. And let's not mix between the Arab mentality and Islamic mentality - they are two totally different things." Sharovsky also believes being a Muslim and being an Arab do not go hand in hand
  10. Islamic Onversion Drive Reaches "israel"

    "I'm not a man of halfway things. I believe in going the whole way, and sometimes I feel that my steadfast beliefs and way of life irritate many. So what? I didn't become a Muslim because of them." FOR YULIA LICHENKO, an immigrant to Haifa from Moscow who came to live in israel with her husband and three kids, the path to Islam was just as entangled as it was for Sharovsky. A convert from Christianity, Yulia was acquainted with a Jewish friend who had embraced Orthodoxy. "He used to bring me tons of religious literature about Judaism, because he wanted me to embrace Judaism so much," recalls Yulia. By that time, her marriage was already in trouble due to her husband's alcohol addiction, a habit that eventually led to their divorce. "I didn't convert to Islam from thin air," says Lichenko, who now dresses in religious Muslim female garb, prays and fully practices a Muslim way of life. "While I was reading and learning about Islam I came to understand that this religion gives answers to many of my questions about life. I was never a part of a crowd and didn't feel that I have to follow the crowd - I'm an individual who found out that Islam is the one true thing. It took me a few months of thoughts and considerations, and then my friend's brother took me to a Masjid where I said my shahada," she said. UNLIKE YULIA, who studied about Islam on her own, Yousef al-Khattab - formerly Yosef Cohen - came to learn about Islam after a theological dialogue with an Emirati sheikh over the Internet. Once an ultra-Orthodox Jew from Brooklyn, today Yousef is a fervent and fully devoted Muslim. He moved to East Jerusalem, shaved his head, grew a beard and opened an incense shop in the Old City, where he also distributes free materials about Islam. LOL "I first 'saw the light' when I was 18 years old, and embraced a religious, even Orthodox, lifestyle," he recalls. "By 1998, me and my wife came to live in israel. But I soon was disappointed by how Judaism looks in israel; I was disappointed with how people lived their lives here. The behavior of the girls here... Judaism didn't seem to control it at all. "At that time I met this person on the Internet, a sheikh from UAE (United Arab Emirates), whom I met later on, and we started chatting and talking on the 'net. He made me ask questions which I addressed to rabbis, and I saw that they gave me only partial and very different answers. But when I first opened a Koran, I realized that it was exactly what I believed in as a Jew. I just couldn't put it down. Unlike Torah, which I think is just plain boring, Koran is a fascinating book."
  11. Islamic Onversion Drive Reaches "israel"

    "The more I learned, the more I became aware of many antinomies between Torah and Talmud, between the word of God and the interpretations of man. I tried to find comfort in my work - I'm a professional coach and worked in a gym - but as I always was a man of faith, I felt that something was missing." Sorting his prayer-beads (an irreplaceable item for a practicing Muslim), Sharovsky tells about his experiences in the radical political movement in Kiryat Arba, about harassing and disregarding Arabs and about emotions of vengeance and hate. "I have always thought of Arabs as inferior human beings, incapable of spiritual quest, immateriality and true religiosity. That was a common belief in Kiryat Arba, as a matter of fact. "Imagine my surprise when I first started a conversation about religion with an Arab, a very simple guy, a mechanic in a garage. He is by no means my guru, or spiritual leader or anything of that kind. But these conversations with him brought me to study and learn more about Islam. And it wasn't easy at all - gradually I realized that Islam is the only true religion, the only monotheistic religion, and that I have to abandon my old ways to embrace the teachings of prophet Muhammad, sala ala alaihi wa sallama (may prayer be upon him). "The hardest task for me was Shabbat, as I was raised to believe that a Jew who doesn't observe Shabbat is no longer a Jew. But hamdulillah (thanks to God), I overcame this difficulty and said my shahada - testified that Allah is God and Muhammad is his prophet." Today, Sharovsky lives in Hebron with his wife, who also converted to Islam, and their four children. He embraced the Hanbali school of Sunni Islam, which is viewed as by far the most rigid and harsh. Discussing his experience as a Muslim in Hebron, but also in Baku, where he returned for a short period after converting to Islam, Sharovsky mentions that it wasn't easy for him to be accepted as a new convert.
  12. Islamic Onversion Drive Reaches "israel"

    The fastest-growing religion,/i> Today, Islam is the second-largest religion on earth. According to various sources, just over a fifth of the world's population is Muslim. Only Christianity is larger, comprising 33 percent of the population. But Islam is by far the fastest-growing religion on the planet, with a growth rate estimated at 2.8%-2.9% per year. One explanation for this increase is that the birth rate in Muslim countries is much higher than in the majority of Christian countries (a reasoning popular among Christian missionaries), while others say that most of Muslim growth in Europe and the US comes from immigration, rather than conversion. However, numerous studies indicate that the rapid growth of Islam in the United States, Canada, Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa is, in fact, due to conversion. There are also surveys that point out the following phenomenon: a wave of conversion to Islam in the US and Europe following the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Pan-Arab newspapers such as Al-Hayat and A-Sharq al-Awsat, as well as The New York Times, The Guardian and The Los Angeles Times, have reported an increasing interest in Islam in the US, which in many cases results in a conversion. (Continued from page 1 of 5) But Muhammad Mahdi Sharovsky, a Muslim based in Hebron who was once a Kiryat Arba settler and religious Jew, doesn't think that there is a correlation between the dreadful event and the wave of conversion to Islam in the West. "Perhaps there is more awareness of Islam in the West after these events, but I'm sure that conversion is more a result of a personal growth, understanding, studying and quest," he says. Searching for God Muhammad Mahdi - formerly Michael - converted to Islam in 1998 while still living in the heart of the very right-wing Jewish settlement of Kiryat Arba. He immigrated from Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, in the early 1990s and quickly adopted an ultra-Orthodox lifestyle. "Back in Azerbaijan, my family was always very aware of us being Jewish, and unlike many other olim [immigrants] from the FSU (former Soviet Union), I came to israel highly motivated politically, nationally and religiously. "I first settled down in Netanya, but soon realized that this lifestyle of promiscuity is really not for me. I understood that I'm not built for a secular life at all, and in 1995, I decided to move to Kiryat Arba. I was studying hard in kollel and tried to gain as much knowledge as I could.
  13. What Do You Think Happend On Sept, 11 2001

    i visited that dajja site, and i found that link (www.)"you can't post links until you reach 50 posts_www.rense(contact admin if its a beneficial link)/general61/aaq.htm"]you can't post links until you reach 50 posts_www.rense(contact admin if its a beneficial link)/general61/aaq.htm[/url] so did any1 in Uk see it, or knows the BBC link for it Thanks ASPERIN for that site, maybe the US did plan the 911 after all
  14. Was Jesus Pbuh (isa Alayslaam) A Muslim?

    essalamu alikum all i can say about this matter now, is that all prophits where on 1 relgion and it's Islam for sure. Because this is the religon that our creator SWT has chose for the belivers. But the difference between them, was that the shari'ah they brought, the do's and not to do's. But still they were all muslims. Sura Al Umran verse no. 19 and i am sure bro abo uthman has it somewhere in the section that he posts in essalamu alikum
  15. Toothapaste During Ramadan

    salam alikum I dont use toothpaste at all now, only very few times a year maybe, when i dont have any sewak, so its swake and flossing for me all year, wether its ramadan or not. sweak is much more healthir for my teath really, it gives me a stronger gum too masha Allah. so anyway i use it all day long el hamdullilah essalamu alikum
  16. Can U Listen To This Sheik

    Essalamu alikum can u check the voice of this shiek and telawah, is it something or wat, masha Allah (www.)"you can't post links until you reach 50 posts_www.islamway(contact admin if its a beneficial link)/?iw_s=Quran&iw_a=view&id=218"]you can't post links until you reach 50 posts_www.islamway(contact admin if its a beneficial link)/?iw_s=Quran&iw_a=view&id=218[/url] essalamu alikum
  17. ~ Greater Israel ~

    Essalamu alikum I think that it would be very naive from a muslim not to belive in the map of GREATER ISREAL on this site. But on the other hand, from my point of view, the muslim ummah will not take a stand untile more countires are being occupied by the loyal countries to the JEWS ( during this era its the US ofcourse ), and frankly speakingi think it the fall of syira or egypt or jordan wont move the muslim blood, i think its when they get to KSA - EL madina. So untile more countires get destroyed its a NO move for the majority of muslims, but el hamdullilah there r quite few mujahedeen still out there. Çááåã ÇÛÝÑ áäÇ ÊÞÓíÑäÇ Ýí ÍÞ ÇÎæÇääÇ ÇáãÌÇåíä Çááåã ÇäÕÑ ÇáãÌÇåÏíä Ýí ßá ãßÇä Essalamu alikum
  18. Plz Tell Me

    Essalamu alikum how r u all brothers and sisters doing, i need u to tell me is it safe to join that site called www.singlemuslim.co.uk, i mean r they kinda tursted that i'd use my credit card there, did anybody here anything about them. gazakom Allah kahir Essalamu alikum
  19. Plz Tell Me

    essalamu alikum no one heard anything about it ? essalamu alikum
  20. What Do You Think Happend On Sept, 11 2001

    essalamu alikum surely the jews and americans did it, so they would invade and kill inocent iraqie muslims, so they would get the oil for free. As a matter of fact, syria has more links to what they call as terrorist groups, but guess what, syira has NO OIL . . . . . so no invation lol essalamu alikum
  21. So When's Ramadhan Where You Are?

    essalamu alikum ramadan insha Allah Tuesday in egypt, allahom'a taqabal ramadan. essalamu alikum
  22. Posting A Marriage Request In A Masjid?

    Essalamu alikum Well I think if ur gona ask the imam, that sounds good, and my advise is to find the every suitable way to find ur future wife insha Allah, and i guess that's one of them. Ur age is just fine brother, i wish i was wise when i was ur age, el hamdullilah. essalamu alikum
  23. 5 Us Soldiers Die In Afghanistan

    essalamu alikum Now that's wat i call good news, they r just falling and falling and falling loool U know i was talkin to an american convert brother, he's working here in egypt, and was saying that even syria is much more into helping terrorists than iraq, but the americans would occupy it, i was like hmmmm . . . . . . . and why is that ?? he said syria dont got OIL :D but anyway poor american soldiers, they will keep on falling and falling and falling, and the word is that taliban, may god protect them got some new wepones :D essalamu alikum
  24. To The Sisters Out There....

    essalamu alikum Not good to think like that brother, insha Allah u'll find a pious muslimah that wouldnt bother about family issues. U'll have your time. essalamu alikum
  25. 3rd Ramadan

    salam alikum that's good to hear sister insha Allah u will :D there is a hadeeth that hits my head when I hear about ramadan or the parents, its when the prophit SAW was giong up the steps of the minbar ( were he stands and give speach in the masjed ) so he went up the first step and stood and said "ameen" and he SAW did it in the second step and the third one, just stood there and said "ameen" and after he finished the speach, the sahaba RA asked him SAW, why did u stand there and say "ameen" 3 times, so he SAW answerd that gibreel AS came to him SAW and told him: that he - the muslim- would be a loser if he reachs ramadan and Allah SWT doesnt forgive him, so i ( the prophit SAW ) said "ameen". that he - the muslim- would be a loser if i ( the prophit SAW ) was mentioned to him and he - the muslim - doesnt say aliyh el salah wa al salam, so i ( the prophit SAW ) said "ameen" that he - the muslim - would be a loser if he has both of his parents alive or one of them, and they are not the reason that he goes to jannah, so i ( the prophit SAW ) said "ameen" i cant remember who narated this hadeeth, So i hope insha Allah that this ramamdan sins will be forgiven by Allah SWT for all muslims. and please sister when u start your message say essalamu alikum :D nice to see u around , fee aman Allah essalamu alikum