Is Islam Based on Early Sumerian Culture, and Was the Universe Created in Six Days?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz A. Khan Question: Our sons have some questions on Islam that are causing them doubt: (1) Its origins, with the notion that Islam had its basis in Horus, early Sumeria, and while Islam denounces paganism, yet it has many of its rituals steeped in pagan rituals stemmed from pagan times. (2) […]

Did Allah Literally Create the World in 6 Days?

Answered by Ustadh Abdullah Anik Misra Question: What is the meaning of the verse of Allah creating the world in 6 days?  Was it really 6 days, or is it a metaphor for something? What is the time scale with Allah (I heard one day was like 50,000 years)? Answer: In the Name of Allah, Most […]