Islamic Beliefs and Practices

Beliefs and practices taught by Islam

#01 - Introducing Islam

An introduction to basic Islamic belief and practices

by Dr. Ahmad H. Sakr, Ph.D.

I. Islam and Muslims

#02 - Concept of God in Islam

It is a known fact that every language has one or more terms that are used in reference to God and sometimes to lesser deities. This is not the case with Allah.

#03 - Prophethood in Islam

Prophethood is not unknown to heavenly revealed religions, such as Judaism and Christianity. In Islam, however, it has a special status and significance.

#04 - Life After Death

The question of whether or not there is life after death does not fall under the field of science, because science is only concerned with the classification and analysis of recorded data.

#05 - Concept of Worship in Islam

The concept of worship in Islam is misunderstood by many people, including some Muslims. Worship is commonly taken to mean performing ritualistic acts such as prayers, fasting, charity, etc.

#25 - Ramadan and Fasting

Fasting the ninth month of the Islamic lunar calendar

by M. Amir Ali, Ph.D.

#32 - Allah

The Creator And Lord Of The Universe

by M. Amir Ali, Ph.D.

Translating the Untranslatable

A Survey of English Translations of the Quran

by A.R. Kidwai

The Authenticity of the Quran

How do we know that the Qur’an we have today is the word of God?

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