Abu Zainab

About Abu Zainab

A Computing teacher by profession Abu teaches children aged 11-18. His background is in Computer Science with an Honours Degree in Computing. Currently writing for Top Islamic as the head editor. His passion is to disseminate computing and Islamic concepts to the willing ... Connect on Facebook.

25 Inspiring Quotes by Imam Ali

Imam Ali Ibn Abi Talib had the best up bringing as he grew up in the house of non other than the Prophet (saw). So you can imagine his character and how good it was. Any of Imam Ali's sayings would be of great importance and inspiring to any generation of Muslims and even non-Muslims. [...]

By | February 22nd, 2013|Quotes|29 Comments

Muslim Football Players Post January Transfers 2013

Muslim Football Players are among the best in the Barclays Premier League, this is the follow-up to the earlier Muslim Footballers post in the Premier League. There have been a lot of player transfers in the January window, some Muslim Football Players have moved to different clubs whilst others have moved out, two notable transfers [...]

By | February 2nd, 2013|Football, Sports|12 Comments

10 Muslim and Proud Pictures Really?

Muslim and proud? Can muslims really be proud at this moment of time? Yes, we should be proud to be Muslim because we have found the truth and no matter what people are saying about Islam, we still feel content in our hearts knowing that we believe in Allah (swt), his Messenger (saw) and we [...]

By | January 29th, 2013|Graphics, Spirituality|6 Comments

Quotes of Umar Ibn Al-Khattab Part Two

Following on from the quotes of Umar Ibn al-Khattab, I've decided that it is time to add 20 more of the quotes of Umar Farooque (R.A). Especially as the last post was very popular and unique. Unique in the sense that those quotes weren't copied and pasted from other articles similar to the quotes of [...]

By | January 28th, 2013|Quotes, Umar Series|12 Comments

Muslim Holidays | Islamic Festivals 2013

Another new year, another year for Muslim Holidays well if you live in a non-muslim country you are likely to not have holidays or days off work at all. So in that case for you, muslim holidays will just be Islamic Festivals to observe at home after work. :-( Muslim holiday celebrations are different from [...]

By | January 15th, 2013|Spirituality|2 Comments

25 Famous Muslim Converts

Muslim converts are on the rise, around 6000 people embrace and convert to Islam each year in the UK. Muslim converts found that societal problems in the west such as alcohol and drunkenness, a lack of moral values among other things were all factors in why they decided to convert to Islam. Women muslim converts [...]

By | January 8th, 2013|Spirituality, Sports|5 Comments

Umar Series TV Show

The Umar series TV show if you haven't watched it I would certainly recommend you to watch it. As it is a great way to get a glimpse into the lives of the early Muslims in Islam. Initially I couldn't find it on YouTube as I was looking for 'life of Umar' but it is [...]

By | January 6th, 2013|Umar Series, Videos|11 Comments

35 Quotes by Umar Ibn Al-Khattab

Before I write some quotes by Umar (ra) I'd like to quickly give some information about the great man! I'll keep it brief as I've written a bit more in the Umar Series post. Umar ibn Al-Khattab was from the Quraysh of Makkah, he was a very powerful and astute man even before he became [...]

By | January 6th, 2013|Quotes, Umar Series|26 Comments

Distinctions of Umar Ibn al-Khattab

This is part two in the Umar Series. Here I'll be focusing on the distinctions of the great Caliph of Islam, Umar ibn Al-Khattab. As I think the Umar series by MBC didn't cover all of these points explicitly. Hadhrat Umar was a man of many distinctions. A study of his life shows that in [...]

By | January 6th, 2013|Umar Series|2 Comments