Praise be to Allaah. Time is of the essence, it is too precious to be wasted or neglected. The wise person is the one who pays attention to his time and does not treat it as a vessel to be filled with cheap things and vain talk. Instead, he limits it to worthy efforts and … Continue reading What can you do in one minute?
Sha’baan is here, and there’s little time left before Ramadan. Everyone is preparing in their own little ways, awaiting the blessed month of spirituality. Sadly, some preparations have nothing to do with the Sunnah and are based on pure innovations. The biggest one during this month is the various rituals that are performed on the … Continue reading MISCONCEPTIONS OF SHA’BAAN
Many actions earn us rewards as Muslims: fasting, prayers, giving obligatory charity, and other required and voluntary acts of worship. Even though these duties get a lot of attention from us, they are not the only means of gaining numerous rewards. Many other day-to-day actions can also be a means towards the same. I share … Continue reading Five Seemingly Minor Good Deeds with Great Rewards By Amina Salau
The epidemic of social media has struck every home, it has swept the vast deserts, the plains, the mountains and all have been touch by this outbreak in the world of technology. Whilst such advancements create new avenues, and opens a whole new world, it comes with a hefty price. Sadly, many who enter this … Continue reading The Epidemic of Social Media
The story of the Festival of Love (Valentine’s Day) The Festival of Love was one of the festivals of the pagan Romans, when paganism was the prevalent religion of the Romans more than seventeen centuries ago. In the pagan Roman concept, it was an expression of “spiritual love”. There were myths associated with this pagan … Continue reading Celebrating Valentines Day
Alhamdulillahi rabbil-'alamin was salatu was salamu 'ala ashrifil anbiya wal-mursalin nabiyina Muhammad wa 'ala alihi wa sahbihi ajma'in Amma ba'ad Living in a time where the Muslims have been enthralled by the dunya (the worldly life) and distanced themselves from the scholars, the correct set of beliefs has become something unknown to the average Muslim. … Continue reading Summary of the Beliefs of Ahlus-Sunnah wa’l-Jama’ah Pertaining to Al-Qada’ and Al-Qadr by Navaid Aziz
Prophet Muhammad ﷺ promised that every century, a re-newer of the faith of Islam will arise. Throughout history, great Muslim intellectuals, rulers, generals, and artists have come and managed to rejuvenate faith in the Muslim world and help Muslims deal with the problems of that age. For each one of these great figures, a specific … Continue reading AL-GHAZALI AND THE REVIVAL OF ISLAMIC SCHOLARSHIP by Firas Al-Khatib