Islam is a universal religion decreed by the One True God (Allah in Arabic). Islam simply means submission to the Will of the one true God (Allah), the Creator. Since the rise of Islam, there have been endless challenges, attempts, allegations, and plots to stop its spread or to distort its image and make people hate it or run away from it!
The purpose of creation is a topic that puzzles every human being at some point in his or her lifetime. Everybody, at some time or another, asks themselves the question: "Why do I exist?" or "For what purpose am I here on earth?" in this little book has shed some light on the following: Why were human beings created? What is their final destination? How can they reach that destination safely? With this short preface, I leave you to peruse the book.
Islam is not just a set of rituals to be completed but an entire way of life. It provides a complete structure and guidance for every aspect of a person’s life. This can be proven by even a cursory study of the lessons found in our sources - the Quran and Sunnah.
This book is a humble attempt to help settle some of the common doubts and misconceptions people have about the great religion of Islam. A religion that has captured the hearts of hundreds of millions of people around the world and answered their questions about the unseen. Listen to the Book on SoundCloud.
Indonesia is the country with the largest number of Muslims, with more than 250 million citizens, out of which Muslims comprise 87% of the population. Islam entered Indonesia in the sixth century AH by virtue of the good morals of Muslim traders. Not a single army reached there; in fact, Indonesia only experienced bloodshed after the arrival of the Portuguese and Dutch armies, followed by English colonialists. Muslims have remained firm upon their religion through the centuries because they embraced it by choice and conviction. In Indonesia today, there are thousands of Islamic institutes in which tens and thousands of male and female students study.