Tasnim Baghdadi

Tasnim Baghdadi is a German digital illustrator of Moroccan heritage. Currently studying towards a Masters degree in Asian and Islamic Art History, with a focus on the art and architecture of the Middle East, Tasnim also works as a freelance artist in the fields of digital illustration, graphic design, and photography. Tasnim, tell us a little bit about yourself and your work? I am ...

Jabeen Ghauri

My life and my art are old friends. We are linked in a mutual appreciation of the natural world, both evolving and maturing together. I was fortunate to have found once more, in the second half of my life, the friend of my youth whom it seems had never left me. A visit to Australia in 2005 turned my life around. Walking downhill to a river in the intense afternoon light, I could ...

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Creative manifestations of art, music, visual media, the written word and much more.

All Artists

Creative manifestations of art, music, visual media, the written word and much more.

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The Convenient Excuse of Insulting and Defending Islam by Farouk A. Peru

A major disease which afflicts the Muslim Ummah at present is the disease of hypersensitivity. We Muslims have an extremely high sensitivity rate ...

Myanmar Policy's Message to Muslims: Get Out by Jane Perlez

The Myanmar government has given the estimated one million Rohingya people in Sittwe, the coastal region of the country, a dispiriting ...

Muslim Institute/Numbi Benefit Night at Rich Mix

On Tuesday 30th September 2014 Rich Mix hosted an unforgettable evening of live music, spoken word and eclectic jams to raise funds for both the ...

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CM12: Dangerous Freethinkers

Ziauddin Sardar argues that freethinkers can be dangerous in numerous ways, James E. Montgomery examines the radical freethought of the ninth-century thinker Jahiz, Oliver Leaman wrestles with Ibn Rushd’s dangerous idea, Robert Irwin explores the myths surrounding the great Sufi mystic al-Hallaj, Bruce Lawrence thinks that Al-Biruni is the greatest freethinker of all time, Aziz ...

Jerusalem is on the Verge of Exploding and taking the Middle East with it by Sunny Hundal

Jerusalem seems to be a holy city standing on the edge of a holy war. “The Second Intafada (‘uprising’) started in Jerusalem. ...

Karen Armstrong on Sam Harris and Bill Maher

Blaming religion for violence, says Karen Armstrong, allows us to dismiss the violence we've exported worldwide.

Why I don’t believe people who say they loathe Islam but not Muslims by Andrew Brown

It is a trope among people who loathe and fear Islam that their fear and loathing has nothing in common with racism because Islam is not a ...