E-mams.org: Your guide to the diversity of Islamic thought. Print


Keywords: Europe, Africa, Middle East, North America, english, religion and belief, Islam

e-mams.org began as a suggestion to us from Ingrid Mattson, President of the Islamic Society of North America, to extend the functionality behind halalfire's salat-o-matic site. The idea was further developed at a July 2007 meeting of technology professionals and Muslim leaders hosted by Harvard University's Berkman Center for the Study of Internet and Society.

One year later, the key functionality has been reviewed by Muslim scholars, imams and community leaders in the United States and Britain and updated per their suggestions. The result is a site that promises to empower both Muslim and non-Muslim individuals and contextualize Islamic practice in the modern world. Stay tuned...”