The Muslims who saved a Synagogue

By Naveed Anjum Bradford’s synagogue was faced with closure in 2012, but today its bright future models cross-cultural cooperation[1] It happened in Bradford, UK.  The last remaining synagogue, the beautiful, 132-year-old Bradford Reform Synagogue, was in serious need of repair. … Continue reading

Palestinian Charter

By Naveed Anjum Palestinian National Covenant (Charter)[1] (Transliteration of al-Mihaq al-Watani al-Filastini) Adopted by the Palestine National Council in 1964, revised in 1968[2] … Continue reading

Anti-Semitism: A Key Pillar of Islamic Extremist Ideology

By Naveed Anjum Cornerstone of Extremist DoctrinesNo religious extremist group in any Muslim country can develop its ideologies without using anti-Jewish language. Anti-Semitism has always been the key factor or pillar used to produce and grow their extremist agendas. … Continue reading

Judea for Jews, Arabia for Arabs, Part 9 (Final)

By Naveed Anjum Israel — A Jewish Heritage, cont’dThe Qur’an also describes the settlement of Ishmael outside of Canaan near Kaaba. In Chapter 14, verse 37, the Qur’an mentions Abraham praying to God as follows: … Continue reading

Judea for Jews, Arabia for Arabs, Part 8

By Naveed Anjum Israel — A Jewish Heritage, cont’dIn Part 7, we learned two significant facts: Abraham did not expel Hagar and Ishmael, because God had ordered him to resettle them outside of Canaan. Why? … Continue reading

Judea for Jews, Arabia for Arabs, Part 7

By Naveed Anjum Israel — A Jewish Heritage, cont’dIn Sahih Bukhari, Book 55, Hadith 583, Ibn Abbas (the cousin of Prophet Mohamed) states: Ishmael’s birth to Hagar caused strife between her and Sarah, who was still barren. Abraham brought Hagar … Continue reading

Judea for Jews, Arabia for Arabs, Part 6

By Naveed Anjum Israel — A Jewish Heritage, cont’dIt was in Canaan that Abraham fathered his two sons, Ishmael with Hagar and Isaac with Sarah. Islamic traditions confirm that Abraham left Isaac and Sarah in Canaan, but he left Ishmael … Continue reading

Judea for Jews, Arabia for Arabs, Part 4

By Naveed Anjum Israel — A Jewish Heritage, cont’dAs much as possible, I will endeavor to use Islamic resources to acknowledge the legitimacy of the Zionist State. I will provide the number for Quranic verses and Islamic traditions that achieve … Continue reading