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Finding Our Way (Part 2)

Finding Our Way (Part 2)

How we see and evaluate ourselves, our self-esteem, is extremely important. A lot of us judge ourselves much more harshly than we judge others. And while it’s important to identify areas we need to work on, it’s also important to develop confidence in who we are and in the skills Allah has blessed us with.

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3 Ways to Stop Judging Others

3 Ways to Stop Judging Others

It’s very easy to talk, but how do we stop this process of image formation? If you and I have realized the fact that our imagined model of the other person’s inside reality is perhaps only 0-5% true, then we have taken a big step towards stopping this bad habit.

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How to Preserve the Muslim Family

How to Preserve the Muslim Family

Muslim families are at the crossroads today. The Western model is not a suitable pattern for the family life. Its style of family life has resulted in conjugal infidelity, large scale marriage breakdown, high rates of divorces, separations, broken homes, alcoholism, drug addiction, libertinism and the like.

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Don’t be Like a Dry Branch

Don’t be Like a Dry Branch

Is it proper to be rigid and unyielding on everything? Or is it better to be able to adapt to changing circumstances and seek out new options and alternatives? Flexibility is a skill. It allows us to negotiate the middle ground between stubborn resolve on the one hand and indecision on the other. We should be neither obstinate nor wishy-washy.

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How is a Muslim Supposed to Dress?

How is a Muslim Supposed to Dress?

One of the quirky questions reverts are often asked when embracing Islam is: “Do you have to dress like that?” That often implies the long dress coupled with the headscarf for women, and not to mention, those that are predominantly black, as popularly portrayed by the media.

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Unplug: Focus on Your Islam

Unplug: Focus on Your Islam

Isn’t technology supposed to save time and not waste it? Truth be told, I was the culprit behind it all. Every time my smart phone beeped, I was compelled to check it since I was either receiving a message or an update to a social network.

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A Lesson from the Life of Satan

A Lesson from the Life of Satan

Satan used to be one of the top notch worshippers of Allah. In fact, his quality of worship was so good that Allah honored him with a place among the angels. And he was there doing his worship until Adam (peace be upon him) was created. When Adam was created all the angels were asked to bow down to him...

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Islam: Just Because…?

Islam: Just Because…?

Many successful people in this world are the ones who turn negatives into positives. They are the ones who meet challenges with the best of their ability. They don’t say, “can’t”. They envision greatness and success, and then work hard to achieve it...

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