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The Black Muslim’s Litany: Why Centering Your Spirituality Might Be The Most Revolutionary Thing You Can Do (Part 1)

by Ryan Hilliard Spirituality is an inextricable aspect of the Black American Muslim experience. It mobilizes souls toward action that impacts one’s relationship with higher planes and affects connections with others in this lower one. Because of its intangible nature, many have devalued spirituality and marginalized it as being ineffective […]

The Black Muslim’s Litany: Why Centering Your Spirituality Might Be The Most Revolutionary Thing You Can Do (Part 2)

by Ryan Hilliard Spirituality is an inextricable aspect of the Black American Muslim experience. It mobilizes souls toward action that impacts one’s relationship with higher planes and affects connections with others in this lower one. Because of its intangible nature, many have devalued spirituality and marginalized it as being ineffective […]

Dar Al-Hijrah Islamic Center’s “Qur’an in Chains” Was a Word on Liberation

Indeed, Pharaoh exalted himself in the land and made its people into factions, oppressing a sector among them, slaughtering their [newborn] sons and keeping their females alive. Indeed, he was of the corrupters. And We are willing to confer favor upon those who are oppressed in the land and make […]

Martyrs & Miracles: The Sapelo Square Muharram Series

compiled by Ryan Hilliard The first Islamic calendar month of Muharram is underway, long considered one of the “sacred months”, a status it held even before the advent of Islam. For Muslims worldwide, it ushers in another new year since the Great Emigration (hijra) of the Prophet Muhammad (may Allah’s […]