Jumah Khutba- Does it Finish here?

By Majed Iqbal- Insha’allah you are all in the best state of health and Imaan. Please take time to send durood (salutations) upon the Prophet ﷺ (Allah’s peace and blessings be be upon him), especially on the Day of Jum’ah. Abu Hurayrah (ra) may Allah be pleased with him narrated Allah’s Messenger ﷺ said, “The person who […]

COMMENT- Blair absolves responsibility of creating an unsafer world, again

By Majed Iqbal- Tony Blair has continued to argue his case that Radical Islam or extremist Religious interpretation as he recently put it, is the fundamental cause for world conflicts. Blairs comments appeared in the Observer Newspaper in reference to the conflict in Syria and its spillover in neighbouring countries. Blair said “There is one […]

Jumah Khutbah- The Month of Rajab- “History in the Making”

By Majed Iqbal- Inshallah you are all in the best state of health and Imaan. Please take time to send durood upon the Prophet (saw) especially on the Day of Jumah. Abu Hurayrah (ra) may Allah be pleased with him narrated Allah’s Messenger ﷺ said, “The person who recites eighty times on Friday (the following supplication) immediately after Asr […]

POEM- In my Lifetime

By Abdul Jabbar I see the pure blood spilt Tyrants with no guilt With no fear Only Allah to go near How long will it take? Allah will not forsake Indeed the victory from Allah is near So why the tyrants should we fear? Have patience oh Sham Do not fall for their scam cause […]

VIDEO- Karbala Yesterday- Gaza Today- have we learnt anything?

I was invited onto the Ummah Channel on the ‘Community Platform’ show to discuss the recent Gaza Crisis in Light of the sacred Month Muharram and the historic Sacrifices made by the Grandson of the Holy Prophet (SAW), Imam Husain at Karbala. Have we learnt anything about the Example of Imam Hussain? Are we exempt […]

VIDEO- 9/11 and its consequences for the Muslim Community- UMMAH CHANNEL SHOW

Over 11 years ago, 9/11 became a defining moment in History. Over 3000 people lost their lives innocently, but what followed led to nearly 2 million deaths in an un-precedented War on Terror that had no time limit and no boundaries. I was invited alongside Muslim Activist, Mazhar Khan, to discuss the consequences of 9/11 […]

9/11- Eleven Years on

September 11 2001, a date that is etched into everyone’s memories as a devastating day, that made people s jaws drop as they witnessed aeroplanes crash into twin towers, is now upon us again. What surfaced beyond September 11 2001, has seen bloodshed at unprecedented levels, with a new Political idea taking shape, that any nation has […]

COMMENT- Egypt Elections, Mursi & the Muslim Brotherhood

By Majed Iqbal- With the outcome of the Egyptian Elections finally out in the open, many are sighing with relief that finally the ‘revolution’ has materialised. Who would’ve thought that the iron grip of Mubarak, who ran Egypt like a Police State, imprisoning and torturing opponents would be ousted in a ‘People’s’ movement that had […]

Sheikh Cameron in Indonesia- Democracy by the barrel of a Gun

By Majed Iqbal- David Cameron’s Far-East trip hit headlines today across all major news sites as he delivered a Speech at an Islamic university in Jakarta in the worlds largest Muslim populated country. Cameron was forthright in teaching Indonesia’s 240 million population what ‘Real Islam’ was all about. Making reference to the rise of Islamic Parties […]

Al Tawakkul ala Allah (Reliance upon Allah) & Change

 By Majed Iqbal- The last year has witnessed a turbulent change in the Muslim World. Millions took to the streets and rooted out vicious rulers who had stamped their brutal, decades of reign over the people. Indeed it was a courageous effort and inspirational scenes of bravery and resistance. In the process, hundreds and thousands were […]