Author Archives: sohail

Languages of Mali

Mali’s official language is French and over 40 African languages also are spoken by the various ethnic groups. About 80% of Mali’s population can communicate in Bambara, which serves as ...

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Cities of Mali

Cities of Mali Order City Population Region 1998 Census 2009 Census 1 Bamako 1,016,167 1,810,366 Bamako 2 Sikasso 134,774 226,618 Sikasso Region 3 Koutiala 76,914 141,444 Sikasso Region 4 Ségou ...

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Azadi Square

Azadi Square, formerly known as Shahyad Square, is a mainly green city square in Tehran, Iran. It hosts as its centerpiece the Azadi Tower. The tower and square were commissioned ...

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Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque

Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque is one of the architectural masterpieces of Iranian architecture that was built during the Safavid Empire, standing on the eastern side of Naqsh-i Jahan Square, Esfahan, Iran. ...

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Masjid al-Qiblatayn

The Masjid al-Qiblatayn is a mosque in Medina that is historically important for Muslims as the place where, after the Islamic Nabi (Prophet) Muhammad received the command to change the ...

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Mashkhur Jusup Mosque

The Mashkhur Jusup Mosque (Kazakh: Máshhúr Júsip meshiti) is located in the center of Pavlodar within an area of 6 ha and is one of the largest mosques in Kazakhstan. ...

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Great Mosque of Xi’an

The Great Mosque of Xi’an is the largest mosque in China. An active place of worship within Xi’an Muslim Quarter, this courtyard complex is also a popular tourist site. The ...

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Purpose of Jihad in Islam

The purpose or the aim of Jihad or conducting wars for the sake of God is as follows: • Self defense and fighting back against aggression. • Alleviating religious persecution ...

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Responsibilities of Saudi police women inside Prophet’s Mosque

They help the elderly and sick, guide pilgrims, crack down on pickpockets, break up fights among visitors and even help find girls who take refuge inside the Prophet’s Mosque after ...

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Faatimah Az-Zahraa’

She is the youngest daughter of the Prophet, sallallaahu `alayhi wa sallam. She was born in the fifth year before prophethood. She had a happy childhood with a loving parent ...

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