Author Archives: Imam Salim Chishti

A new play, ‘Christmas Mubarak,’ mixes Christian and Muslim stories of Jesus’ birth – Religion News Service

A Chicago theater company hopes its first-of-a-kind mashup will illustrate how much Christianity and Islam actually have in common. Continue reading

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Why was medieval Islamic medicine important?

Medicine was important in the medieval Islamic world. Doctors and scholars wrote extensively on the topic and made significant discoveries about medicine and healing. Learn more in this article. Continue reading

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5 Verses of the Qur’an That Will Comfort a Broken Heart | Bessma Haider

Source: 5 Verses of the Qur’an That Will Comfort a Broken Heart | Bessma Haider Heartbreak is an inevitable part of the human experience and can be one of the toughest things to deal with. Simply picking yourself up and … Continue reading

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24th Rabi ul Awwal Urs Shah Kalim Allah Jahanabadi, Jammah Masjid, Delhi

Shah Kalim Allah Jahanabadi (there are many variations on the spelling and format of his name) was a great Sufi Saint in the Chishti lineage. He founded the Kaleemi branch of the order that migrated to Hyderabad, India. Eventually this … Continue reading

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Happy Hanukkah!

Happy Hanukkah to all! May the season fill you with victory and light! Victory in your own personal struggles against that which holds you back in your life and light to help illuminate the path you are then free to … Continue reading

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