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Introducing Muslim Kids`Corner On Our Site

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As a kid, I was always interested in knowing the unknown- things beyond the confines of the small town in Pakistan in which I was spending my formative years.  I would devour every single section, and, in fact, every single word of whatever newspaper or magazine I would find at  a small tea shop near […]

Introducing Okachimachi Mosque (Masjid) In Central Tokyo

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Although, the author of this blog post has lived in Japan for almost 20 years now, he had not been able to visit Okachimachi Masjid in Central Tokyo which was built few years ago. Alhamdulillah, early this week, and then, again today for Friday Prayer, I got a chance to visit the mosque. It is a lovely little mosque in Central […]

Are We too Busy To Talk About Islam?

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Are We too busy to talk about Islam in Japan or elsewhere? That is the very question I often ask myself, and, to some of my close friends wherever I go in the country or any foreign land. Although, all of us claim we can give our very own lives for the sake of our […]

Spread The Word Of Peace And Light

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As you may know we have been distributing free copies of the Quran in Japanese language plus few other Islamic books in the language, lot of people from all over the world benefited from the free service.  They included not only Muslims but  non-Muslims as well who wanted to know what Islam was all about. […]

JapaneseMuslims.com website is back

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Alhamdulillah, we are glad to report to our readers that our website which had been down for the last few days is back now with most of the data we originally had on it.  You can view all the data intact. Please feel free to browse through the various pages and posts and let us […]

`Romance In Islam` Seminar For Ladies To Be Organized Online

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One of our sister in Islam is going to organize an online seminar on the topic of `Romance in Islam` To some of our readers, the topic may sound a bit too radical. However, we believe that we should be able to address any issues we confront in our daily lives. The details of the […]

Reaction to Manga Koran

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In the wake of recent events, we find it necessary to write upon a Japan-specific news that has been circulating in social media and local media. Apparently, a manga is ready to be published, in the coming days, on the Holy Book, Qur’an. East Press writes about this Manga de Dokuha series on the Qur’an: […]

Muslim Community Strongly Condemns IS` Killing Of Kenji Goto

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Muslim residents of Japan on Sunday expressed their deep sorrow for the murder of journalist Kenji Goto and said they were angry about the Islamic State group’s barbaric actions. “We are very, very sorry about this bad news and I am telling the Japanese people that we are very, very sorry,” said Mohamad H. Loghmani, […]

Islamic Circle Of Japan Holds Seerah Conference In Tokyo

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Today, Islamic Circle of Japan held the annual  Seerah Conference at in Funabori, Tokyo. It was attended by large number of Muslims living in and around Tokyo. For more than two decades since its establishment, Islamic Circle of Japan is organizing Seerah Conference in Japan every year and this is one of the important programs […]

“Boys Don’t Cry”

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We really need to stop telling boys, “boys don’t cry”. Boys don’t cry? Well, clearly this is just something thathas been passed on through generations in some parts of the world. But are we the people who blindly followprevious generations? Clearly the answer is no.Let us see what the Sunnah (the way) of the Prophet […]

First-Ever Islamic Finance Institute Established In Japan

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Hitech Solutions, a privately held company based in Tokyo, has announced the establishment of the first-ever institution of academic excellence in the field of Islamic Banking & Finance called the Japan Institute Of Islamic Finance in Tokyo, Japan. Starting in January, 2015, the institute will offer certificate courses in Islamic Finance, Islamic Insurance (Takaful) and […]

Why Dawah Work In Japan Is Slower Than Expected?

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The 9/11 events created lot of hatred, suspicions and Islamophobia among the public in Japan.  The international media launched a massive campaign to distort or vilify the mainstream Islam and the Muslims all over the world.  Japanese media also followed the suit and painted the same picture of Muslims and Islam as generated by the […]

How To Introducce The Culture Of Execution Among Muslims In Japan

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This post may be off the mark from the overall theme of this website. However, this is the number one reason I have observed people failing and not getting their desired results due to absence of any type of execution strategy for the tasks they need to do in their daily lives and as members […]

Celebrating Eid In Japan

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I have been celebrating Eids in Japan for the last so many years now.  I got a chance to live in many parts of the country, and, thus, was lucky to meet and greet so many wonderful folks from so many different backgrounds and cultures. On every occasion, I end up meeting with some new […]

Spread The Word About Quran In Japanese

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The reason we started this website was to spread the peaceful message of Allah to the humanity. Alhmadulillah, we have made some good progress on this front. We have been able to freely distribute  the copies of the Quran plus some other related books about the basics of Islam to people from all corners of […]

Importance of Islam Beyond Global Halal Business

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There has been a surge of businesses all around the world to tap into the rapidly-growing Halal market in the world. Many Japanese & global multinationals as well as small to medium sized business all over the globe have been entering into this market to get a pie of the ever-growing market.  Most of these […]

Eid Greetings

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  Eid Mubarak to all the Muslim brothers and sisters and well wishes to other brethren in humanity all over the world.  It is so easy to forget about the sufferings and pain others are having while celebrating Eid and/or other religious/non-religious occasions. This day of  festivities should remind us the poverty, injustice, torture and […]

Demonstration To Be Held In Tokyo Against Israeli Crimes

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Generally speaking, we do not get into politics at least on this website. However, the following appeal was one we simply could ignore. Please read on as it is important for all of us to do whatever legal way we can to stop Israel to commit such crimes against humanity. 18th July Demonstration Against Israel Muslim […]

Arabic Islamic Institute in Tokyo Distributing Free Dates

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The Arabic Islamic Institute in Tokyo is distributing  Dates “tamr-kajur”, during the month of Ramadan, for Individuals ,Masajid, Musalas and Islamic Associations. But the condition is the address should be within Japan. No international deliveries please. Please send the following information  needed to fax number: 03-3404-8622. Attn: Abuwalid 1)  Category: Individual Name:  – Masjid Name: – Musalah […]

Allowing Non-Muslims To Enter Into Mosques In Japan

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In Masjid ul Haram or Masjid Nabawi in Mecca and Madina respectively, we can justify banning of the non-Muslims to enter into these Holy mosques.  However, in japan and all the countries including Muslims and non-Muslims alike, there is no solid reason for us to ban the non-Muslims from entering into the mosques.  We need […]