Ahmadiyya Articles related to the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community and its beliefs, including its founder, Mirza Ghulam Ahmad (1835–1908), his Khalifas (Successors), and other personalities and topics.

Address of His Holiness Mirza Masroor Ahmad (aba) at the 126th Jalsa Salana, Qadian

Prepared from the Review of Religions’ transcript by Iffat Mirza The Jalsa Salana (Annual Convention) is a key event of the Ahmadiyya Muslim calendar with its origins dating...

Remembering Rashid Ahmad American

Rashid Ahmad was born in East St. Louis, Illinois, on March 26, 1923, under the legal name of Rudolph Thomas. In those days, Prohibition was in full swing, creating an underground...

A Letter to Black Muslims in America

Dearest Black Muslim Family, As salaamu alaikum. Peace be on you. As we prepare to close out the first month of 2022 and enter February—Black History Month—I want to share my...

Being Inspired by Early Writers of the Muslim Sunrise

The Muslim Sunrise magazine was launched in the United States by Dr. Mufti Muhammad Sadiq in 1921. The magazine content was initially filled with extracts from the Holy Qur’an,...

A Glimpse Into the Life of the Founder of the Muslim Sunrise, Mufti Muhammad Sadiq

The life and impact of Hazrat Mufti Muhammad Sadiq (ra) were set in motion with the opening of a story that began in the British Indian city of Bhera. A descendant from the direct...

The First Word: Aims and Origins of the Muslim Sunrise

One hundred years ago, Hazrat Mufti Muhammad Sadiq (ra) (1872–1957) published the inaugural issue of the “Moslem Sunrise” from Detroit, Michigan (1). This article documents...

Islam & Black Lives Matter: Guidance of the Khalifa

Fall 2020 What is a Jama’at? What is a community? These questions have become increasingly pertinent as racial tensions that had long been simmering in the United States ignited...

The Bubonic Plague: Prophecies of the Promised Messiah (as)

COVID-19 garnered early comparisons to the Spanish Flu of 1918, which killed at least 20 million people globally, if not many more. Just a decade prior to that deadly flu, the...

Origins of the Glorious Fazl Mosque

This article was written at the occasion of the Centenary of the UK Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. As Ahmadi Muslims, we claim to be adherents of the most supreme of all teachings, a...

Defining the West: Historical Development of the Concept of the West

The four cardinal directions, or cardinal points, are the directions north, east, south, and west. The basic definition of the West is that it is “where the sun sets.”...