Masjid-un-Nabawi, Madinah, Arabia. I scanned these photos from postcards that I bought in Madinah on my first trip for Umrah in 1999. It was a spiritually grounding experience. But it was also on this same trip that a taxi driver, whilst parked directly in front of the Haram, robbed me of almost all the cash…

misssaufeeya: “God does not forbid you to be kind and equitable to those who have neither fought against your faith nor driven you out of your homes. In fact God loves the equitable.” Qur’an 60:8 The truth. Clearly very different from the statements and commands that the extremists choose to quote when they try to…