JUMAH KHUTBA- Rabiul Awwal- Fulfilling the mission of the Holy Prophet ﷺ

By Majed Iqbal– Assalamu `alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatahu. Insha’allah you are all in the best state of health and Imaan. Please take time to send durood (salutations) upon the Holy 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 […]

Jawaab Debates- “Women’s Rights in Pakistan Part 1” (5 mins)

I was invited by Jawaab TV, a youth movement based in Uk which describes itself as “A movement of grassroots voices. Campaigning towards a world free of social oppression, xenophobia and inequality” The filming took place in December 2012 in Central Manchester For more info on their work visit http://www.jawaab.org.uk

Rihanna’s Mosque Photo shoot- Any Publicity is ‘Good’ publicity

By Majed Iqbal- It seems pop stars don’t get enough of drawing attention to themselves nowadays and there also seems to be a winning formula for doing this! It’s not rocket science to tell you the truth. All they have to do is to do the most ridiculous thing they can think of! I am […]

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 […]

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 […]

Rochdale 6th Form Enrichment Day- “Around the Muslim World in 1400 years”

I was invited to Rochdale 6th Form College to Enrichment Learning sessions on Islam’s input to Human Civilisation over the centuries. In a time where Islam is being equated with backwardness and its role in Muslim Society is being questioned, these sessions aimed to highlight the hidden History of Islamic Civilisation which left a profound […]

JUMAH KHUTBA- Celebrating Eid

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 Hurrayrah (Radi Allah Ta’lah Anhu) narrated Allah’s Messenger ﷺ said,  “The person who recites eighty times on Friday (the following Durood) immeadiately after Asar […]

Women, Weddings, War & Me- TV Program Review (Role Reversal)

The following article is a role reversal of the documentary screened on BBC television this week “Women, Weddings, War & Me”, which follows a Afghani Born British Girl visiting her country of birth to find out why her family fled the country. The article reverses the roles shown in the Program and provides the perspective […]

UMMAH CHANNEL Appearance on the “Debate Night” Show- Western Intervention in Libya

On Wednesday 6th April, i was invited to participate on the BIG Debate Show on the UK based satellite Station, Ummah Channel. The topic of focus was the “Arab Spring and Libya – was military action right”. Questions that have arisen in the media, political circles and amongst the masses in the Muslim World are […]