Can a woman pray beside a man? Read the article on such issues which confronted north American Muslims at Dawn com under ‘The Washington Diary’ by Anwar Iqbal

 Muslims in North America often have to confront issues that those in the Islamic world do not, such as: Can a woman pray beside a man? John L. Esposito, director of the Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding at the Georgetown University, however, links this to a general debate over the role of an individual Muslim in…

Coinage of the Fatimids – Institute of Ismaili Studies

  “Coins and the discipline of numismatics which deals with them, lie at the crossroads of so many historical, cultural and artistic concerns that hardly anyone studying a traditional civilization or an earlier period of history has been able to avoid handling or dealing with these thousands of small gold, silver or copper objects. Economic…