Muslims in Teaching

Muslims have contributed to a lot to teaching and hence knowledge production. In the UK, there is a group of teachers with the name, Muslim Teacher’s Association. On their website, they advise visitors about teaching and the importance of education in Islam. This section will mention the achievements of private and state-funded faith Muslim schools. [...]

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Charity Organisations and Muslims in Charity Work

'Zakat' in Islam, (the word for charity in Arabic) is highlighted in this beautiful saying of the Prophet Mohammad (PBUH): “The believer’s shade on the Day of Resurrection will be his charity.” And so because of their inspiration, Muslims are known to tirelessly work for many charitable causes in order to serve humanity on the [...]

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Mosques in Britain

As far back as 1860, Britain's first mosque was recorded in the register of religious sites, at 2 Glyn Rhondda Street, Cardiff, Wales. Nearly three decades later, Britain’s first mosque was established as the Liverpool Muslim Centre, by Imam Abdullah Quilliam in 1889. At the same time, the first purpose built mosque was erected at Woking in Surrey, known as [...]

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Muslims in Sports

Britain can pride itself in sport with great dedication from its British Muslims – from Mo Farah who is a sprinter to the famous boxer, Amir Khan. To read about the British Muslims participating in Rio 2016, please click here. Mo Farah CBE: Mohamed Muktar Jama Farah also known as Mo Farah was born on [...]

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Muslims in Business

In Britain, there are 3 million Muslims and if you look at the country's most powerful people in business, you would definitely recognise it as has the Muslim Council of Britain (MCB) with their report on ‘The Muslim Pound’. The report assesses the Muslim contribution (both nationally and on the global level) to the UK [...]

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