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FAQs About Shariah

Date: May 12, 2014 | Categories: Islamophobia, Opinion, Opinion All,

What is Shariah? Shariah is the Arabic word for ‘the path’, which refers to the guidance for everyday life derived from the Quran and the traditions of the Prophet to enable Muslims to live a morally-informed and spiritually enriched life. It is a moral-ethical system of norms and ideals to which Muslims are constantly aspiring. Shariah is not only a …


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Sharia: Myths, Facts & the U.S. Constitution – Dr. Tariq Ramadan

Date: May 12, 2014 | Categories: Islamophobia, Opinion, Opinion All,

Source: Islamic Shura Council of Southern California’s Youtube Page Dr. Tariq Ramadan speaks at the Shura Council event on April 17, 2012 on Religious Freedom and the US Constitution. Dr. Tariq Ramadan is a Professor of Contemporary Islamic Studies in the Faculty of Oriental Studies at Oxford University. He also taught at several colleges and universities in different European countreis. Ramadan …