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2015: International Year of Light

The Year 2015 is observed as the International Year of Light by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation. It was officially launched today at UNESCO’s headquarters in Paris, France.

An initiative of UNESCO and a large consortium of scientific bodies including the prestigious 1001 Inventions, the International Year of Light will consist of coordinated activities on national, regional and international levels. Wide range of activities are planned so that people of all ages and all backgrounds can gain an appreciation for the central role of light in life, science and culture, and as a cross-cutting scientific discipline that can advance sustainable development.

Muslim intellectuals and organisations must render their total support to this global programme especially because this is the theme of Prophet Muhammad’s mission: From Darkness To Light. Continue reading

January 19, 2015 Posted by | Muqeet's (assorted) | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Seeking Light, Spreading Luminosity

The glorious Qur’an directs every human being to seek Light from the Source of Light as Almighty Allah alone can bring out a person from darknesses to Light. So man must understand that he to whom his Creator grants not light, for him there is no light!

Through the “Light Verse” of the Qur’an we understand the importance and significance of Light and Knowledge.

True believers in Islam are those who follow the Light that was sent down with Prophet Muhammad sal-lal-laahu-alaihi-wa-sallam.  Continue reading

January 12, 2014 Posted by | Du'aas - Prophetic | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Inspiring verses of all times!

These verses, on the one hand, inspire Muslims that Islam will always be the dominant power on earth and, on the other hand, they are Almighty Allah’s open declaration to all enemies of Truth and Justice that their nefarious designs and sinister moves against Islam and Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) will not work and that their plans to stop Islam from spreading will never be successful!  Continue reading

September 18, 2012 Posted by | Reflections, Surah As Saff | , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

The “Light Verse” of the Qur’an

Bismillahir Rahmaanir Raheem

The 35th verse of the 24th surah of the Qur’an, an-Nur, is known as the Light Verse (ayat an-nur). The verse is so called because of the remarkable parable of light—Divine Light–it contains.

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April 24, 2011 Posted by | Light verse of the Qur'an, Reflections | , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments