Tag: islam

Imam Abu Hanfia and the atheist

This was a public discussion-debate between one of the greatest Islamic scholars, and an atheist who was arguing against the belief in God. This is very important because one claim made against Muslims is that they’re against free speech, debate, or critiques. Yet here you have such a […]

Japan’s rich Muslim past and present

Al-Jazeera Tokyo Camii, or the Tokyo Mosque, is a curious sight, both stunning and subtle. Despite the grand Turkish design, the mosque hides between apartment blocks in the quiet residential neighbourhood of Yoyogi Uehara. Construction of the current incarnation of the mosque was completed in 2000, but the […]