Consuming alcohol falls into the forbidden (in Arabic haram) categoryRead More »
Ask A Muslim: What is Ramadan?
In 2017, Ramadan started on May 26, while in 2018 it is expected to start on May 15. In 2019, Ramadan will likely start on May 4.Read More »
Viewpoints: Is it ever OK to lie?
From your faith perspective is lying is ever justified and why?Read More »
Ask A Muslim: What Does Ramadan Look Like for Muslims in Spokane?
I am aware of two locations in Spokane that will host Ramadan activities throughout the month: the Spokane Islamic Center and the Bosnia-Herzegovina Heritage Association of Spokane. Each location will be open to the public and everyone is welcome to come meet their Muslim neighbors and enjoy the food.Read More »
Ask A Muslim: Is there a translation of the Quran you recommend?
Since I do not speak Arabic, I understand the difficulties of finding a scholarly translation of the Quran.Read More »
Ask A Muslim: What is the Kaaba?
The Kaaba is the small, black building in Mecca that Muslims circumambulate during the annual pilgrimage of hajj.Read More »