Jafar Reynolds

Ramadan Reflections: Fasting for beauty

Sat, 19 May 2018 - 08:29 GMT

What truly makes the holy month special is found within the spirituality of the month.

What Azhar's researches have accomplished in 2017

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 - 12:12 GMT

2017 witnessed various organizations, including the World Association for Al-Azhar Graduates, promote the true image of Islam and fight back against extremism.

In pictures: Mawlid al-Nabawi celebration with Jafari tariqa

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 - 07:43 GMT

Young and old, rich and poor, scholars and laymen all came together to express their love for God’s final messenger and remember his “seerah”, or biography.

Why do Muslims celebrate Mawlid al-Nabawi?

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 - 06:01 GMT

While extremists are vehemently against any such celebration, the overwhelming majority of Muslims take part in one form or another.

Forbidden acts: Islam vs. terrorism

Sat, 25 Nov 2017 - 09:34 GMT

While those who have carried out this attack claim to do so in the name of Islam, it is Islam’s tenets that they transgress.

Prophet Muhammad’s birthday to be celebrated Dec. 1

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 - 03:54 GMT

Dar al-Iftaa announced that Rabi’ al-Awwal will start November 20, adding that the Mawlid al-Nabawi will take place December 1.

Ahmed al-Tayeb named world’s most influential Muslim

Fri, 03 Nov 2017 - 04:32 GMT

Grand Imam of al-Azhar Sheikh Ahmed al-Tayeb was named the world’s most influential Muslim in the 2018 edition of “The Muslim 500”.