Normal Calm

Posted on September 29th, 2014 by Hend Hegazi

Amina is an Arab American woman attending one of the best universities in the US.  During the spring of her junior year, Amina is raped by one of her friends, making her essentially unmarriageable in the eyes of her parents and, possibly, the entire Arab community. When her mother experiences a nervous breakdown, Amina fears […]

Five Pillars of Islam

Posted on September 29th, 2014 by Dr. Recep Dogan

Publication Date: July 15, 2013 (Original title “Islamic Law with The Quran And Sunnah Evidences (From A Hanafi Perspective)” Five Pillars of Islam,        by Dr. Recep Dogan The religion of Islam aims to bring happiness to the lives of human beings in this world and the afterlife by providing them with the most suitable lifestyle for the […]

Sandcastles & Snowmen

Posted on September 29th, 2014 by Sahar El-Nadi

What makes a successful woman indifferent to her faith and what draws her back to it to see the world in new way? Why would a smart woman-of-the-world choose to be a practicing Muslim who voluntarily wears a headscarf, commits to praying five times a day and fasting a full month each year? And how […]