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    We Usually Say These Lines Before Starting Class

    "We are Muslims, we believe in One God. We pray to Allah every night and day. We trust Allah and teach Islam to all. We are careful of what we do and say, Because all will be judged on Judgment Day." ~I am a Muslim, a follower of the only true religion given to us from...
    wifeofnomayri wifeofnomayri 26-30, F Jan 7, 2013

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    What Does It Mean to Be Muslim?

              I am a Muslim because I surrender to the will of God.  Muslim, comes from the Arabic root word sa-la-ma which means peace, but it also comes from the verb, as-la-ma to give up, to surrender to God Almighty. ...
    nourradiance nourradiance 36-40, F 41 Responses Jul 27, 2007

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    Islam Is The Best!

    A Christian man asked a Muslim man why Muslim women cover their hair and body. The Muslim man smiled and pulled out 2 sweets from his pocket. He opened the first one and kept the other one closed in its wrapper. He threw both sweets onto the dusty floor and asked the Christian...
    moonii moonii 18-21, F 5 Responses Nov 19, 2011

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    I Need Help Converting To Islam

    I am 22 and really see Islam as the real religion in life but how do I convert? My whole family is christian and I am not sure what to do? I have read a few books but How do I take the next step into Islam? I am really confused because I am not sure about all the rules and stuff...
    DNA011 DNA011 22-25, M 28 Responses Dec 6, 2012

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    My Reversion

    I have always believed in God; that He is truly one. Coming from a Christian background I believed this from an early age but never fully understood that Jesus was considered in Christianity to be God Himself; becoming in the process a partner with God. Never comfortable with...
    MichaelJad MichaelJad 22-25, M 9 Responses Jul 28, 2013

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    Not A Muslim... But Would Like To Say Something

    i stumbbled on to this group by clicking on the random storysub secton,and read a few of the storys and asoceated comments iam sad and sorryto her /raed so many can be so bigoted hateful and incesitive.Know the history of your religion, all have been hurt and persicuted at...
    lostboy29 lostboy29 26-30, M 7 Responses Mar 16, 2012

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    Eid Ul Fithr

    Taqabbal allahu minna wa minkum (May Allah accept it from you and us)
    solly89 solly89 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 7, 2013

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    I Am A Bisexual Musilim

    Ok so yes i am a young Kid on puberty at 13 and bis*exual . i do pray , fast and give poor money people .. but i dont think this is enough for heaven .. i have feeling for men .. yes i get a hard pe*nis when a girl touch me .. but i get more when i see a hot man .. i am not...
    mislimguy mislimguy 13-15, M 4 Responses Aug 14, 2013

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    I Dont Want To Be Muslim. Who Are You To Judge

    what's your take on this. my dad's muslim he doesn't practice though but he believes in Allah. his family are all devout muslims and all that. now, my mom was born catholic but after marrying my dad she said she'd converted to islam but now she doesn't practice islam coz they...
    lonelyann14 lonelyann14 26-30, F 12 Responses Sep 13, 2013

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    I Love Being Muslim

    seriously that's all i have to say! i feel like the luckiest person alive to be born in a Muslim family! <3 <3
    anonymous182 anonymous182 18-21, F 4 Responses May 28, 2011

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    I Wish I Had More Muslim Friends

    I am not Muslim myself, but I've had a few Muslim friends over the years, and they were all kind, understanding, fun-loving people. None of them drank, had baby-momma drama, or even swore that frequently. Islamophobia is stupid. If you ask me, Muslims are some of the best people...
    deleted deleted 26-30 8 Responses Aug 4, 2012

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    Chocolate Covered.

    Don't you hate it when you want to do something but forget what it was and then remember it 3 hours later, but then after the 3 hours later it's actually your bed time and then you notice how late it is that it's actually past your bed time? ^Isn't that a long question? It will...
    Frozenfires Frozenfires 18-21 6 Responses Jun 27, 2013

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    I'M Such A Bad Muslim :(

    Keep doing the same sin over and over:(
    mermaidstrandedonland mermaidstrandedonland 18-21, F 10 Responses Oct 2, 2013

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    Question

    What is Sharia law I don't really get it.
    iloveitwhenitrains iloveitwhenitrains 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 23, 2013

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    Im Muslim And Im Proud

    Im man from tunisia and i m proud to be a muslim
    anisgheriri anisgheriri 26-30, M 7 Responses Dec 21, 2012

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    Struggle To Fit In

    Salaam all... One thing I struggle with is religion and culture. Especially when it comes to my husbands family. I feel so stuck, empty, alone. I just dont fit in... where do I draw the line between both? I really do feel like the odd one out... argh its so fustrating. Im...
    QuirkyGirly QuirkyGirly 31-35, F 4 Responses Jun 13, 2013

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    What Is Your Life Path?

    (I posted this on my blog not too long ago and decided to share it on EP). We need to accept that we do not have full control over our life story, We need to stop trying to develop a blueprint for our lives. Don’t aim for success, don’t aim for happiness, these are things we...
    HalimaE HalimaE 18-21, F Oct 2, 2013

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    Islam: I Seriously Love All Muslims!

    Yes that's right I do! Being a Muslim doesn't make you a bad person like the media wants to portray. Do I blame Muslims for 9/11? nope. Its only the actions of people I dislike and you cant just blame it on one particular religion or faith. There are murderers and bad people...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Aug 18, 2013

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    Hello ,in order to understand my question I'll

    explain what happaned.So me and my cousins were walking back from the shops we bought some drinks and crisps and we sat down on the corner of the street wheres there was a nice view anyway there were some guys coming from the left my cousin was like lets go becauase it wouldn't...
    iwanttobeafashionesigner iwanttobeafashionesigner 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    iNadaaaa iNadaaaa 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 20

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    Saying "Good Morning/Good Evening" By Shaykh Bin BâZ

    Scholar: Imâm ´Abdul-´Azîz bin ´Abdillâh bin Bâz Source: http://www.binbaz.org.sa/mat/17636 http://aFatwa.com Question: Some brothers limit their speech by; ‘good morning…good evening’ instead of ‘assalâmu alaykum wa rahmatu Allâh wa barakâtuh...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 16, 2013

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    Muslim

    i am a gay muslim i hate the people that do not except gays but i love the religion it excepts everyone
    18lonely 18lonely 18-21 4 Responses Aug 20, 2012

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    Muslim And Proud

    I am proud to be Muslim and i always will be. I refuse to let those terrorists represent islam. I'm not going to hide who i am because of them. If you have a problem with me being muslim, block me, insult me, do whatever you want but i won't care. There is nothing wrong with...
    Anonymous1652 Anonymous1652 13-15, F 8 Responses Jan 2, 2013

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    And Proud . .

    I am Muslim woman (Muslimah) and proud . . .
    Rodwali Rodwali 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 20, 2012

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    The Muslims' Intellectual Crisis

    The crisis we have in the Muslim world is due to our intellectual stagnation. What exactly does that mean? It means we stop using our brain. When the Western powers colonized the Muslim lands, they brought with them secular education - knowledge that has been compartmentalized...
    nourradiance nourradiance 36-40, F 1 Response Jun 20, 2013

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    Nasheed

    ZAIN BHIKHA
    hitoribochi89 hitoribochi89 22-25, F May 14, 2013

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    Islamic Facebook

    This is an Islamic version of facebook. http://www.ummaland.com/
    iwanttobeafashionesigner iwanttobeafashionesigner 22-25, F 3 Responses Jun 5, 2013

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    How To Become Muslim

    The word “Muslim” means one who submits to the will of God, regardless of their race, nationality or ethnic background. Becoming a Muslim is a simple and easy process that requires no pre-requisites. One may convert alone in privacy, or he/she may do so in the presence of...
    MuhammadMuhammad MuhammadMuhammad 26-30, M 2 Responses Dec 8, 2012

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    I Love Islam..

    aslmkm wrth to all muslims first n foremost. i would to say that we are going to have LAILAtUL QADAR in ramadhan s month,which is the best month compared to thousand months . for me, i want to be the best servant to ALLAh in every actions.. since we are fasting, i have never...
    sehaAinun sehaAinun 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 26, 2013

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    Culture Vs Islam

    Muslim weddings are becoming more extravagant by the day. I mean what's the point in spending unnecessarily, instead can't we just follow the simple sunnah of our beloved Prophet (P.B.U.H)?Life would be so much simpler if we did. But no! People are bent on complicating things...
    solly89 solly89 22-25, F 3 Responses May 10, 2013

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    Muslims

    Who started the first world war ? Muslims ? Who started the second world war ? Muslims ? Who killed about 20 millions of Aborigines in Australia ? Muslims ?? Who sent the nuclear bombs of Hiroshima and Nagasaki ? Muslims ?? Who killed more than 100 millions of Indians in North...
    mineral588 mineral588 26-30, M 3 Responses Oct 27, 2012

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    I think I may be. My mother is a converted

    American Muslim, married to an Arabic Muslim man. I have Muslim beliefs but I don't take part in Muslim holidays or the praying. So I guess I'm a "lazy" Muslim? I'm confused. I feel right with the Muslim beliefs but I'm torn because I feel like I'm disrespectful because I do not...
    repeekbmurc repeekbmurc 16-17, F 25 Responses Jan 20

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    The New Me

    Most of the story's I have on here where wrote when I was the old me but now I'm a new person the old me was a party girl a girl that was enjoyed partying but at the same time was miserable I knew what I was doing was wrong .2 years ago I dated a Muslim man lived with him and had...
    chubbywhtgrl chubbywhtgrl 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 29, 2013

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    Nice You Guys, Really Good Job =d

    Yemeni protesters storm US embassy in Sana’a over anti-Islam movie Yemeni protesters, angry over a blasphemous anti-Islam movie produced by an Israeli-American in the United States, have stormed the US embassy in the capital, Sana’a. Yemeni security forces fired warning shots...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 8 Responses Sep 13, 2012

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    Im A Kiwi Muslim

    Im a new muslim from new zealand . I started looking at islam before 9:11. But was scared after that in fear of being shunned Or picked on. Now im proud to shout I AM MUSLIM HEAR ME DONT FEAR ME Islam changed my life now i wish i didnt fear People knowing
    Losttimelord Losttimelord 36-40, M 8 Responses Jul 5, 2012

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    To A Lady Weeping

    BY EBN ALRUMI. WHEN I beheld thy blue eye shine Through the bright drop that Pity drew, I saw beneath those tears of thine A blue-eyed violet bathed in dew. The violet ever scents the gale, Its hues adorn the fairest wreath; But sweetest through a dewy veil Its colours...
    TheDaken TheDaken 26-30, M Oct 8, 2013

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    Komolink05 Komolink05 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 27

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    I am proud to be a Muslim

    and I will be die as a Muslim.
    muhu muhu 26-30, M 2 Responses Feb 6

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    Here's the thing I didn't choose my religion,

    I didn't understand it fully as a child, but I had a great relationship with God. I grew up I got distant but only to return back to loving God and satisfied with my religion, if I was given a choice I'd choose my religion. It has given me peace in the hardest of times. It has...
    Offing Offing 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 13

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    Worlds Best Husband

    Every women fantasizes about her wedding day, what dress she is going to wear, what kind of arrangements she wants etc.. But most importantly we have this picture of a perfect husband in our mind. A man who is loving , caring, forgiving... a 'Prince Charming' of sorts. This idea...
    solly89 solly89 22-25, F 2 Responses May 17, 2013

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    I am a Black, proud Muslim.

    I have posted a few articles on here, however, that I feel are inappropriate. When you have people so many people that share the same thoughts as you, it's kind of hard to hold back you know?
    kaeejanae kaeejanae 16-17, F Mar 19

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    Welcoming Ramadhan

    Ramadhan is approaching and I am eagerly waiting for the blessed month to begin. I love everything about this month. The fact that Muslims all around the world fast to please the creator of the heavens and the earth, makes me feel closer to the Ummah. This month brings so much...
    solly89 solly89 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 3, 2013

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    Salaam! Today was the day I accepted Allah into

    my heart. Finally, I feel at peace with myself because I know He is watching over me. I want to make Him proud and give Him my love and devotion. Today is the start of a new journey and I cannot wait to see where this road will take me!
    TheTruthSeekerAtHeart TheTruthSeekerAtHeart 16-17, F 10 Responses Apr 5

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    Islam and Science Go Hand In Hand

    So many people think that religion is against science, and that "rational" thinking by definition excludes any spirituality. In Islam, science and spirituality go hand and hand, and God encourages us to learn more and more. In the Quran, He mentioned so many scientific truths...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 8, 2013

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    This Is How I "felt" Islam ..

    I've been through the most amazing experience ever when i was 15 y'o. I've never been religious, i didn't pray nor read Quran, i was so taken by all the music and the life joys that i couldn't even listen to Quran. When my dad used to put Quran in the car i used to put my...
    beyleb beyleb 18-21, F 6 Responses Apr 22, 2012

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    The Ruqyah

    Hey everyone, I wanted to share my experience of listening to the ruqyah almost every day. It's helped me so much al hamdu lillah :) You must have heard about how the quran affects water! And how it is a cure for any disease since we're made mostly of water! So it's been...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Sep 7, 2013

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    Im Muslim ..

    It's good to know some muslims from another country .. I want to have some muslims friends from another countrys ..
    Bashaeer Bashaeer 18-21, F May 20, 2013

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    No Im Not Muslim I Just Want To Talk To One

    hey im not Muslim but i would like to talk to someone who is bc i would like to know what the different Muslim groups are and y they dont agree. so please message me if u can thanks! :)
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Sep 23, 2013

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    The Power of Du'a

    Yesterday, something amazing happened to me. MashaAllah, it is amazing to me but maybe not so for you. My new "rented" driver picked me up from Qur'an school. (I use the word "rented" to distinguish from a hired driver which many Saudi women have so that they can go about a...
    nourradiance nourradiance 36-40, F 11 Responses Nov 21, 2007

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    How Should I Feel Around Them

    OK so I won't make this longer than it should be ... I was asked once by a friend of mine ..and I quote: "should we hate or love jewish people?i mean we all believe in the same God and away from the politics shouldn't we love each other?!" well...that made me confused at first...
    Authentic101 Authentic101 22-25, M 3 Responses Jul 24, 2013

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    Salah: Meditating to God 5X a Day

          There are many ways people pray.  How do people decide which one resonates with their soul?  Buddhists burn incense on the altar of their deceased ancestors.  Hindus make offerings to the statues of their gods and goddesses. ...
    nourradiance nourradiance 36-40, F 13 Responses Feb 6, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    The Muslim Brotherhood history of TERROR:By Michele BachmannIf the decision of the interim government of Egypt is to consider the organisation of the Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    For the record, I'm not a Muslim... but it's a shame that this group even has to exist. It's a shame because peoples' first assumptions would be that because someone is a Muslim...
    Boulier Boulier 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    1. Jesus said, "Why calleth thou me good? There is none good but One, that is God. For none is good, but God." Luke 18:19 (Belief in One God: This is the 1st Pillar of Islam) 2...
    newmuslimstv newmuslimstv 46-50, M Mar 20

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    Yes. The sentence says as it is. I'm Muslim. I was born to be. My grandma is a very fanatic one. Well, my parents also are. I know the rules of Islam really well, yet I don't do...
    HikoukiGumo HikoukiGumo 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 31

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    "I know that Muslims were not behind the 911 terror attacks"…well, I guess Hitler was not behind the Holocaust, either. What a stupid thing to say. Of course, Muslims…NOT ALL...
    phillysteve phillysteve 36-40, M 1 day ago

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