SURRY, Britain – Following the Sunnah of Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessing be upon him), Muslims and mosques in the southern British country of Surry are reviving the centuries-old sport of horseback archery at weekly sessions which attract many young Muslims.Best of luck with that.
"Archery is one of those sports that the Prophet Muhammad specifically recommended that we do, likewise horse riding, and it also helps you to overcome certain fears as well," Coach Jehad Shamis, of organization Archery for All, told the BBC on Monday, March 5.
"British Asians and Muslims in general are not that good with animals either and it's something that we really need to overcome."...
Monday, March 5, 2012
Atavistic Extreme Sport of the Week--Horseback Archery