Muslim Culture and Traditions
Muslim tradition of calligraphy
As Islam spread throughout the world its culture and traditions were influenced by Mongol, Persian, Turkic, Berber, Indian and Indonesian cultures. The current Islamic practices and customs are the result of amalgamation of local...
6 Reasons Why Muslim Women Wear Headscarves
Reason why Muslim women wear headscarves
Although headscarves are a common garment adorned by women across the globe, though Muslim women are conspicuous by their strict adherence to wearing the headscarf at all times in public. With so much controversy surrounding it,...
What does The Star and Crescent Mean?
Star and crescent symbolism
Use of the star and crescent together as emblems by ancient empires had no religious association. This Buzzle article helps you discover more about its symbolism and meanings.
List of Celebrities Who Converted to Islam
Celebrities who converted to Islam
Many A-listers, right from Christians to Jews, have taken the decision to convert to Islam, with some publicly embracing their new religious identity. We give you the names of 10 stars who converted to Islam either during their...
Interesting Facts about Prophet Muhammad
Fact about Prophet Muhammad
Muhammad is well-known all over the world as the founder of one of the major religions in the modern world, Islam. Read on to find out more about the life of the Prophet.
14 Different Types of Head Coverings Worn by Muslim Women
Head coverings worn by Muslim women
Veils or coverings are worn by millions of Muslim women all over the world to show their modesty and honor their religion. The coverings or veils have different names depending on the countries they are used in.
Celebrating Spirituality in Ramadan
Ramadan is a holy month of goodness when Muslims fast, pray and nurture their spirituality.
Islamic Beliefs and Practices
Giving a charitable tax, fasting for 30 days, forsaking alcohol and intoxicating substances... these are a few practices followed by the people of Islam or Muslims. Read on for a look at the principal beliefs or ideals behind this...
The Hajj: Pilgrimage to Mecca
The Hajj is one of the largest annual pilgrimages in the world, which every Muslim must follow, in order to fulfill the obligations towards this religion. The following article provides some information about its origin and...
Biography of Al-Kindi
Al-Kindi defined Philosophy as 'the establishment of what is true and right' and believed that the pursuit of philosophy was compatible with orthodox Islam.