Posts tagged ‘islam’

What Does the Muezzin Say During the Call to Prayer?

Here in Morocco, we hear the adhan or call to prayer five times a day. For me, they are to Morocco what the church bells were…

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Broccoli is My Personal Jihad

Norlinda links to this wonderfully cheesy yet kind of affecting video. It has particular relevance these days, as I’m living in a predominantly Muslim country: There’s…

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How to Get an Islamic Mortgage

I thought this was interesting. Apparently Islam forbids usury. From the BBC article where I read about the whole deal: In the eyes of Islamic scholars,…

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