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“OMG, You Are So Religious”

“OMG, You Are So Religious”

Have you ever heard any of the following statements? You are not “religious” because ….. you listen to music. you don’t have a beard (males). you don’t wear the hijab (females). you say “hi” instead of “Salaam.” you like to ...

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Hope(full)

Hope(full)

when it feels like the walls are closing in around you and the darkness is louder than the silence and the footsteps that once created a sense of companionship are now gone and it feels like there is no breathing ...

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Let’s Party and Have Some Drinks

Let’s Party and Have Some Drinks

Marie : Hey, a couple of friends and I are going out tonight to a frat party. Want to come? Salma : No I can’t. Marie: Why not? Salma: Because I’m Muslim, and I am not allowed. 5 minutes later… ...

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Islam’s Invisible Chain Reaction

Islam’s Invisible Chain Reaction

On my commute to and from school, I sometimes watch Islamic lectures on my smartphone. Not too long ago, while I was on the bus, I remembered a post on the UCLA MSA page  mentioning Hamza Yusuf’s “Life of the ...

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Love Quiz

Love Quiz

Think of a person that you may have fallen in love with or are already in love with.  Then answer Yes or No to the following questions to determine if your love is real.     Does your heart race every time ...

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Incarcerated Muslims: Neglect is No Longer an Option

Incarcerated Muslims: Neglect is No Longer an Option

Please be sure to join us on campus in the Broad Art Center 2100A this Wednesday, March 30th for a presentation and discussion by formerly incarcerated Br. Jesse Maroney, currently working in prison outreach through the Islamic Institute of Orange ...

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The Qur’an and the Value of the Arabic Language

The Qur’an and the Value of the Arabic Language

“Say: ‘If mankind and the jinns were together to produce the like of this Qur’an, they could not produce the like thereof, even if they helped one another.’” [al-Israa’ 17:88] My parents taught me how to speak Farsi, and although ...

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