2012 – Forward

Welcome to the fourth annual issue of The Muslim 500: The World’s 500 Most Influential Muslims. There are 1.65 billion Muslims in the world today, making up approximately 23% of the world’s population, or one-fifth of mankind. As well as being citizens of their respective countries, they also have a sense of belonging to the β€˜ummah’, the worldwide Muslim community. … Read More

2012 – Issues of the Day

1. Interfaith While most media coverage of interfaith deals with interfaith conflicts there have been significant progress in interfaith dialogue. Amongst the more prominent projects are the following: A Common Word (ACW) The ACW interfaith initiative celebrated its 5 year anniversary on October 13, 2012. Starting as an open letter from a group of 138 Muslim scholars and clerics addressed … Read More