Musulmanes hispanos cruzan frontera de la fe

Cuando en duda, Rasheed Cordero, un joven venezolano de Orlando, usa un compás de mano que carga en su bolsillo para localizar con exactitud la posición del noreste. Y es que Rasheed debe colocarse...

Islam and Columbus’ America

In 1499, seven years after the tragic fall of Granada into Castilian hands, Cardinal Ximenez de Cisneros came to that city to break the 1491 treaty that guaranteed Muslims' religious rights. The last king...

Muslims were in America before Columbus!

The works of men such as Ivan van Vertima, Barry Fell and Alexandervon Wuthenue represent 20th century scholarship which has stated directly or indirectly that there has been a significant Muslim presence in the...

Muslims in the Americas before Columbus

Introduction Numerous evidence suggests that Muslims from Spain and West Africa arrived in the Americas at least five centuries before Co1umbus. It is recorded, for example that in the mid-tenth century during the rule of...

La Cultura Coránica

¿QUE ES LA FE?, ¿QUIÉN ES EL CREYENTE? “La fe” no únicamente es un “término”, sino que es una “creencia de corazón”. Una creencia que da “dirección”, “razón” y “consideración” a la vida del hombre,...

Latin America’s First Mega-Mosque Opens Eyes To Islam

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (Islam Online) - Residents of Palermo, a large middle-class district in Buenos Aires, are used to seeing their skyline change. New high-rise apartment towers, enormous shopping malls, shiny gas stations and...

Competing for Souls

SAN CRISTOBAL DE LAS CASAS, Mexico - Outside this city of colonial churches and cobblestone streets built by Maya and Spaniards, Juan Gomez finds shade from a blinding afternoon sun inside his small wooden...

Ramadan in Mexico

MEXICO CITY, November 23 (IslamOnline) - Muslims in Mexico started observing the holy month of Ramadan on November 6. Some Muslims determined the date based on information received from Islamic countries, while others used information...

Radical Islam Takes Root in Chiapas

San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, MEXICO --Forget the Inquisition, the bloody conquest of the New World, and the expulsion of Moors from Spain 510 years ago. In a volatile corner of southern Mexico, history...

Se reúnen musulmanes radicados en Monterrey a celebrar fiesta religiosa del islam

La esperanza porque la paz sea lo que prevalezca en la zona de Medio Oriente, en especial en Iraq, captó las intenciones en la celebración de la peregrinación a La Meca que realizaron ayer...