The Mounties have adopted a new uniform policy to allow female Muslim officers to wear the hijab.
Scott Bardsley, spokesman for Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale, confirmed that RCMP Commissioner Bob Paulson recently approved an addition to the unifo
For the first time ever downtown Vancouver was host to a celebration of the Independence Day of Pakistan. CIBC Pakistan Festival 2016 exceeded all expectations and that is all thanks to you. The Organizing committee would like to acknowledge your support
Islamic Society of British Columbia and Canadian Muslims condemn these horrific and cowardly attacks and all acts of terrorism wherever and whenever they occur. There is no justification of any kind for such criminal acts which following similar attacks in Turkey and seemingly unending attacks worldwide.
Terrorism has no color, race, faith and/or ethnicity, whoever is involved in such heinous acts of terrorism does not belong to Islam and/or any faith, and must be brought to justice as a criminal against humanity.
As we stood firm against such barbaric and coward attacks in Paris, and everywhere, we stand in solidarity with the people of Brussels, Belgium, Turkey and all of humankind in rejecting this despicable cruelty that is all too often manifesting around the world destroying lives of innocent civilians, their families, and throwing their communities and nations into chaos and turmoil.
We pray for peace and may Allah SWT protect and keep us all.
Dr. Saad Bahr
Islamic Society of BC
And the earth - We have spread it wide, and set upon it mountains firm, and caused it to bring forth plants of all beauteous kinds,
Qaf Verse 7
Allah’s Apostle said, “Not to wish to be the like except of two men. A man whom Allah has given the (knowledge of the) Qur’an and he recites it during the hours of night and day and the one who wishes says: If I were given the same as this (man) has been given, I would do what he does, and a man whom Allah has given wealth and he spends it in the just and right way, in which case the one who wishes says, ‘If I were given the same as he has been given, I would do what he does.’ ”
Sahih Bukhari Volume 9, Book 90, Number 338