Source: YouTube In May 2015, when the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra was captured by the so-called Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, which is also known as ISIS) the western media foreshadowed worst-case scenarios for the people of the city and the Roman ruins situated there. But when President Bashar al-Assad’s forces backed by Russian warplanes liberated the city late last month, western news outlets gave the story short shrift – despite the blow taken by ISIL and what it means for the Syrian civil war. In stark contrast was the coverage beaming out of Russia. Domestic media there as well as international outlets in Russia – like RT and Sputnik – gave...
Source: YouTube Habib Muhammad Al-Saqqaf speaks of the connection shared by those who are on Hajj to those who aren’t. And of the blessings from the Prophet (Peace and Blessings Be Upon Him) to be shared by all.
Source: YouTube The refrain of Hajj that brings the power of Tawhid to the heart rendered as a nasheed. Whether one is going on Hajj or not it is beautiful to listen to.