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Muslim Artist On 'Fighting, Achieving And Growing' In Saudi Arabia

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 07.11.2016 | Religion

HuffPost Religion highlighted the voices of Muslim artists this Ramadan. Every Friday of the holy month, we featured artwork and reflections from arti...

Ramadan Is Gone But The Lord Of Ramadan Remains

Fadumo Mohamed | Posted 07.08.2016 | Religion
Fadumo Mohamed

One realization I have every Ramadan is that I am capable of so much more than I give myself credit for (as are most of us). Set goals and believe in yourself. All the while remembering in the difficult times, Allah SWT is near and responsive! Draw close to Him through obedience and gratitude.

This Is What An American Eid Looks Like

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 07.08.2016 | Religion

American Muslims began celebrating Eid al-Fitr on July 6. The holiday, which continues until July 8, marks the end of Ramadan, a holy month of fasting...

Attacking the Prophet's Mosque in Madina: Significance And Consequences

Faisal J. Abbas | Posted 07.07.2016 | World
Faisal J. Abbas

Internal investigations are underway to reveal the identity of perpetrators and whether or not the attacks were coordinated. Until then, it is safe to say that all three cases carry ISIS-like fingerprints, both in terms of execution and motives.

Militants Launch Deadly Attack On Bangladesh's Largest Eid Festival

Reuters | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 07.07.2016 | World

DHAKA (Reuters) - Militants on Thursday attacked Bangladeshi police guarding the country’s biggest festival marking the end of Ramadan, killing thre...

Empire State Building Shines In Celebration Of Ramadan's End

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 07.06.2016 | Religion

New York City’s iconic Empire State Building will shine green on Wednesday evening in celebration of Eid al-Fitr, the holiday that marks the end of ...

How Muslims Celebrate Eid al-Fitr, The End Of Ramadan

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 07.05.2016 | Religion

One of the most joyous days in the Islamic calendar, Eid al-Fitr, also known as Eid ul-Fitr or Eid, is a celebration that marks the end of Ramadan (a ...

Ramadan 2016 Day One: Maintaining Faith in Islam

Anhar Karim | Posted 06.08.2016 | Religion
Anhar Karim

What lies within? My friend Shahzeb asked if I wanted to come over to his apartment. "To do what?" I asked. "To clean." Despite no part of that s...

What Happens When A Non-Muslim Practices Ramadan

Alex Teplitzky | Posted 06.08.2016 | Religion
Alex Teplitzky

I am convinced that the world will be a better place if only we practice various forms of empathy. This requires us to take it upon ourselves to research and learn about traditions and view points which are practiced and yet foreign to us.

Merry Christmas from My Muslim Family to Yours -- Whatever Your Religion (Or Not)

Sumbul Ali-Karamali | Posted 12.16.2015 | Religion
Sumbul Ali-Karamali

Celebrating all our American holidays, at least to some degree, would foster unity and goodwill. We are one country and we have much more in common than not.

Proposal for Unity Government Requires Sacrifice

Yusra Tekbali | Posted 09.25.2015 | World
Yusra Tekbali

Will those in power in Libya learn to let go of their own staunch perspectives in light of the greater good for the country, or will they kill what could very well be the last opportunity to move Libya forward?

Eid Al-Adha 2015: Muslims Observe The Feast Of Sacrifice

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 09.22.2015 | Religion

Eid al-Adha, the Festival of Sacrifice, is observed on from the evening of Sept. 23 to Sept. 24, 2015 in North America. One of two feast festivals cel...

Moscow's Muslim Population Flourishes Despite Animosity

Al Jazeera | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 07.23.2015 | Religion

Moscow, Russia - Surrounded by movable metal fences and police, they placed their prayer rugs and shreds of wallpaper on the cold asphalt along the tr...

Muslims Around The World Share What Eid al-Fitr Means To Them

The Huffington Post | Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 07.17.2015 | Religion

Muslims are celebrating Eid al-Fitr, a holy day that comes at the end of Ramadan. Eid al-Fitr is a day of merriment and thanksgiving marked by gatheri...

Imam Explains Why Muslims Shouldn't Be Blamed For Chattanooga Shooting

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 07.16.2015 | Religion

The Chattanooga, Tennessee, shooting spree on Thursday that killed four U.S. Marines, allegedly at the hands of a Kuwaiti-born Jordanian, came during ...

Obama Extends 'Warmest Wishes' To Muslims Celebrating Eid

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 07.16.2015 | Religion

The Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr, also known as Eid ul-Fitr, or Eid, celebrates the end of Ramadan, the holy month of fasting. The observance traditi...

Eid al-Fitr 2015: A Celebration At The End Of Ramadan

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 07.16.2015 | Religion

One of the most joyous days in the Islamic calendar, Eid al-Fitr, also known as Eid ul-Fitr or Eid, is a celebration that marks the end of Ramadan (a ...

On Belief vs. Identity: Letter to a Young North American Muslim

Ali A. Rizvi | Posted 07.01.2016 | Politics
Ali A. Rizvi

Remember, your religious beliefs are not you. They are simply part of the medium you were cultured in when you were raised.

It's Ramadan! Here Is the Conversation Muslims and Non-Muslims Will Be Having in the Coming Days...

Yasmina Blackburn | Posted 06.18.2016 | Religion
Yasmina Blackburn

Ramadan is a time to recharge our bodies, minds and souls. It's a time for spiritual rejuvenation. It's time to break habits and focus on improvement. And when you are fasting and giving up all physical and worldly temptations, you are in a mental state to take on spiritual challenges more than ever before.

Brother of Hillary Clinton's Top Campaign Aide Lobbied for Fracked Gas Export Terminal Co-Owned by Qatar

Steve Horn | Posted 06.30.2015 | Green
Steve Horn

Anthony "Tony" Podesta began lobbying in late 2013 on behalf of a company co-owned by ExxonMobil and Qatar Petroleum aiming to export liquefied natural gas (LNG) to the global market.

Photos Of The Muslim 'Feast Of Sacrifice' Around The World

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 10.06.2014 | Religion

Eid al-Adha is the Festival of Sacrifice, one of two feast festivals celebrated in Islam. In 2014, the holiday fell on October 4, 2014 with observance...

The Economics of Eid-ul-Adha in Pakistan

Mariam Khan | Posted 12.04.2014 | Religion
Mariam Khan

In Pakistan, as the days to Eid-ul-Adha draw near, the craze of buying animals for sacrifice intensifies. Streets, lanes, alleys are filled by the young as well as the old bragging about the uniqueness of their animals, despite the stench of animal waste that lingers in the air.

The Islamic State and the Soul of Islam?

Mohsin Mohi-Ud Din | Posted 12.02.2014 | World
Mohsin Mohi-Ud Din

The battles against terrorists such as the Islamic State and the centuries-old tension between Sunnis and Shias are not symbolic of the 'soul of a religion'. Instead, these sectarian and politically fueled schisms are symbolic of the battles for the soul of humanity, pluralism and peace.

When Asked If They Could Have Anything, They Asked for Toothpaste

Rym Tina Ghazal | Posted 10.19.2014 | World
Rym Tina Ghazal

Clutching a teddy bear in one arm and a balloon in another, the little boy with a deep scar under his eye looked up and asked in Arabic, very gently... almost a whisper: "Khala (aunt) Rym. Can I have toothpaste for my sisters and I?"

There Is No Eid Mubarak For Gaza's Wounded Children

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 07.28.2014 | Religion

Muslims around the world are celebrating Eid al-Fitr with outdoor prayers and picnics, but many of Gaza's children remain confined to their hospital b...