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July 28, 2012
An American Ramadan, Circa 1955
Does the first experience of Ramadan begin the same for everyone? It all depends on...
July 22, 2012
Summer Ramadan Recipes
Here are some good recipes for helping to recover from those long summer day fasts...
July 14, 2012
The New McCarthyism: Islamophobia, American Muslims, and the Progressive Response
The New McCarthyism: Islamophobia, American Muslims, and the Progressive Response is a three part online...
July 06, 2012
Top 10 Ways on How NOT to Build a Mosque in America
Here are the top 10 items which the American Muslim Community should do if they...
June 20, 2012
The “Bat-Ramadan” Situation
“Is that the new moon for Ramadan?…no wait…it’s the Bat Signal!” For movie geeks, the...
June 17, 2012
Round Table Discussion: Professional Muslim Women
This Video Discussion is from "The Muslim Round Table Television" (MRT) Show, which I produced...
June 05, 2012
Interview with Nazem Kadri with the Toronto Maple Leafs Professional Hockey Team
Here is a link to a Video interview with Toronto Maple Leaf Professional Hockey Player,...
June 02, 2012
Book Review: The Crisis of Islamic Civilization
Recently someone recommended I read this book called “The Crisis of Islamic Civilization” by Ali...
May 23, 2012
New Book “All American: 45 Men on Being Muslim – An Anthology of American Muslim Voices
Salaams All I was lucky enough to be one of the 45 Men to be...
April 26, 2012
FBI Love (Sung to Tune of Drake’s “Crew Love”)
FBI Love (Sung to the tune of Drake's "Crew Love") [Verse 1] Get your nose...
March 31, 2012
Minar-E-Pakistan (Tower of Pakistan)
Minar-e-Pakistan is a tall monumental tower in Iqbal Park, Lahore which was built in 1968...
March 27, 2012
Interview about Muslim Media on the “What’s Up Wit’ That Show?”
Here is an interview I did about Muslim Media on the "What's Up Wit' That...
January 16, 2012
Review of 2012 Golden Globe Winner (and Emmy) for TV Drama: “Homeland”
Recently, I watched the whole first season of the Golden Globe Winning TV series Drama,...
December 19, 2011
OUTSOURCED vs. LOWES
Originally Posted on ILLUME magazine. Everyone has been talking about the controversy surrounding Lowe’s Hardware...
December 08, 2011
Zaki Hasan: The Grandmaster of Geekdom
Originally Posted on ILLUME Magazine. Zaki Hasan has been a geek all his life, though...
November 24, 2011
How to Prepare Your “Stealth Halal” Turkey (Recipe Included)
Originally Posted on ILLUME: Recently, bikini-blogger and Islamophobe extraordinaire, Pamela Gellar issued a warning...
September 27, 2011
Islamic Science Rediscovered in San Jose, CA
Recently I went to the Tech Museum in San Jose, CA where one of the...
July 22, 2011
Masjid Makeover by Rahim’s Wood Gallery
My friend, Rahim Akbar is a Naval architect and engineer by day and an inspired...
July 07, 2011
The Agha, The Architect and The Mosque
I originally wrote this interview for ILLUME magazine here. Below is the full and un-edited...
June 14, 2011
The Halal Carts of New York
Originally posted on ILLUME magazine: Over the last 5 to 6 years, New York...
April 29, 2011
Star Wars: An Islamic Perspective
As most “Star Wars” fans know, director George Lucas took spiritual elements, which are common...
February 17, 2011
Pakistani-American Playhouse Breaks New Ground
BY IRFAN RYDHAN for ILLUME MAGAZINE Imran S. Javaid and Imran W. Sheikh, two...
January 03, 2011
2010 Food in Review
With close to 600 food reviews across several different websites (Zabihah, Yelp, Google, JustSayGo, etc.) many consider...
December 18, 2010
Rizwan Manji: Taking Jobs From White America
I interviewed actor Rizwan Manji from NBC's "Outsourced" for ILLUME Magazine (www.IllumeMag.com). He talked about...
October 08, 2010
Islamic influence on American Architecture (Article)
Islamic influence on the Design of the World Trade Center Spanish Moor (Islamic)...
August 31, 2010
Islamic Influences on American Architecture
Below is the power point slide show from a presentation I made in May 2009...
August 15, 2010
Moon Wars: Should Muslims Adopt Moon Sighting to Establish Ramadan?
In the ongoing, never-ending debate about moon sighting versus caculations to determine the start (and...
April 05, 2010
ILLUME Media Seminar: Digital Journalism in the Age of Multi-Media Story Telling
ILLUME magazine in assocation with the South Bay Islamic Association (SBIA) Media Committee, CAIR-SFBA, and the...
February 15, 2010
Bollywood King goes back to his Muslim Roots
By no means am I a Bollywood (Indian Cinema) fan. I have only seen a...
September 17, 2009
30 Mosques in 30 days
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