Creation versus Darwin Evolution

Charles Robert Darwin (1809-1882) presented a “theory” that denies the creation of man as well as creation itself. The theory was announced in the second half of the nineteenth century. Although it is an “assumption,” there are those who consider it scientific evidence to support their arguments against the reality […]

Astrology vs. astronomy

Al-Bukhaari said in his Saheeh: Qutaadah said: “Allaah created these stars for three purposes: to adorn the heavens, to stone the devils and as signs by which to navigate. Whoever seeks anything else in them is mistaken and does not benefit from them, and he is wasting his time and […]

Does the Quran contradict science?

Religion and Science have always been considered to be twin sisters by Islam, and today at a time when Science has taken great strides, they still continue to be associated. Furthermore, certain scientific data are used for a better understanding of the Quranic text. In this century, scientific findings have […]

Dried Dates on Religion and Science

Dried dates have a special status in Islam and one has always wondered why they receive all this attention? However, upon studying this issue carefully, discovered that dried dates deserve all this appreciation and praise, because they are one of the countless great Divine blessings upon us. Allaah The Almighty […]

Medical Issues and Quran

Most of us are intrigued by the connection between contemporary medicine and the holy Muslim book, the Qur’an, especially the analysis of hadiths and scientifically proven facts. There are a lot of misinterpretations and misconceptions between medicine and the Qur’an along with misuse from both medical and religious points of […]

Health Benefits of Fasting

During Ramadan, Muslims basically miss lunch and take an early breakfast and do not eat until dusk. Abstinence from water for 12 or so hours is not necessarily bad for health and in fact, it causes concentration of all fluids within the body, producing slight dehydration. The body has its own […]

The Quran on the origin of the universe

The science of modern cosmology, observational and theoretical, clearly indicates that, at one point in time, the whole universe was nothing but a cloud of ‘smoke’ (i.e. an opaque highly dense and hot gaseous composition). This is one of the undisputed principles of standard modern cosmology.  Scientists now can observe new […]