Introduction to Islam

ISLAM
A Brief Introduction to the Muslim Faith
by Mikail Juma Tariq

Contents: 

HOW TO BE A MUSLIM (WHO IS A MUSLIM?)
http://howtobeamuslim.webs.com/

How to live a life according to Islam and how to tell if someone
is really a Muslim.  What Muslims believe and do, and why.  (1993)

LINKS PAGE
http://www.reocities.com/mikailtariq/links.htm

Links to sites with information on Islam.   (2004)

 

CHRISTIANITY OR ISLAM

http://christnislam.webs.com/

 A comparison of these two similar and closely related religions.  Which is better and why.  Salvation by faith or by a good life.  (1994)

 

A GUIDE TO MUSLIM GROUPS IN AMERICA 
http://groupsmuslim.webs.com/
Not all who call themselves Muslim believe the same things or follow the same practices.   (1995)

HARAM AND KHAMR
http://haramkhamr.webs.com/
Haram, that which is forbidden, and Khamr, that which intoxicates.
What Muslims must not do, eat or drink, and why.   Information on
Millati Islami, the Muslim 12 step program to combat addiction.   (1995)

Islam and Homosexuality
http://islamhomosexuality.webs.com/
Homosexuality is a sin in Islam, but we need to put it in perspective, compare
it with other wrong behavior, before deciding to castigate all homosexuals.   (1998)

Beards and Islam 
http://beardsinislam.webs.com/

Must Muslim men let their beards grow? (1998)

About This Site
http://whythissite.webs.com/
Why these articles were written. 
Response to current events, conflict and terror.  (2004)

 

Also please see the site for

Muslims for Progressive Values

http://www.mpvusa.org

 

This was a Geocities site, which has been discontinued by Yahoo. It is preserved by Reocities at 

http://www.reocities.com/mikailtariq/index.htm 

 

Mikail Juma Tariq 

mikailtariq@yahoo.com