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Cleaning out the future Madrasa in Granada

These fotos show Spanish Muslims cleaning out an old farm house near Granada. We want to convert this property into a MADRASSA for the teaching of: 1) Qur’an 2) Tafsīr 3) Asbāb al-Nuzūl 4) Al-Nāsikh wal-Mansūkh 5) Ghara’ib   Property Owner: Comunidad Islámica en España (CIE also manages Granada Mosque.) …

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The Truth will be Victorious

Bismillahi Rahmani Rahim Muslims! It is true that Allah has favoured some times and some places to others. Among these favoured times are the sacred months. Allah says in the Qur’an: “There have been twelve months with Allah in the Book of Allah, from the day He first created the …

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The Day of Jumu’ah

Muslims! Just three weeks ago we celebrated the most important day of the year, the Eid al-Adha [Festival of Sacrifice], but it is important to remember that every week during the year we have a similar day, a day known as Sayyid al-Ayaam, the Lord of the Days, as described …

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Visiting the Prophet (SAWS)

Muslims! The Hajj is coming to an end. The last Hujjaj, who have stayed in Mina for three days and have stoned the Jamarat for the last time, are now preparing to pack their bags to go to Madinah al-Munawwarah in the next few days, the city of the Prophet, …

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MALAYSIANS VISIT THE MOSQUE

A group of 40 students from Malaysia visited yesterday – 31st JAN. 2017 – the Great Mosque of Granada and its Centre for Islamic Studies. It is a group of young men and women from Malaysia who are currently studying in Jordan and Egypt. They entered the Mosque first, where …

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The entrance ceiling of the Great Mosque of Granada

The Great Mosque of Granada was inaugurated on July 10, 2003. On that date all the interior decoration and exterior details of the Mosque had been completed, with the sole exception of the entrance hall, which was incomplete; in the absence of being painted. The design of the decoration was …

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Presentation of the Mayurqa Academy

Presentation of the Mayurqa Academy One of the most pressing issues for Muslims today is the teaching of the Deen firmly based on the traditional sources but within a modern context and understanding. The teaching of a correct Deen is the main tool that the individual and the society has …

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Gallery of the 13th anniversary of the Mosque of Granada

El pasado fin de semana del 22 al 24 de julio se celebró el XIII aniversario de la apertura de la Mezquita Mayor de Granada, bajo el título “Islam, el camino recto”. Durante el mismo, al que acudieron musulmanes de todo el mundo, tuvieron lugar varias conferencias, entre las que …

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Islam: The Middle Way

We find in Allah’s book at the beginning of ayat 43 of Surat al-Baqara a phrase which means: “In this way we have made you a middlemost community…” an “ummatan wasata”. The great commentator of the Qur’an, al-Qurtubi, along with many others, says that the word wasata, “middlemost”, means just …

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