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Miracles of the Prophets

Miracles of the Prophets

One who reads the Quran finds that its contents, including scientific, prophetic and historical information, all contribute to Quran’s status as a miracle. All prophets had miraculous aspects to their lives but because of his status as the last prophet, Prophet Muhammad’s dominant miracle, the Quran, is considered a living miracle.

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Preserving the Environment

Preserving the Environment

The universe is enormously diverse in form and function. The universe and its various elements fulfill human welfare and are evidence of the Creator’s greatness. He determines and ordains all things and there is not a thing He has created but celebrates and declares His praise.

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Getting Through Mini-Depressions

Getting Through Mini-Depressions

I go through regular periods of mini-depression every few months. My mood will be utterly black, my mind filled with self-critical thoughts: “I’m a failure, I’m a hypocrite, I have no real friends, I’ve wasted my life…” But even in the depths of depression I know that the mood will not last...

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Why Follow a Madhab if we Have the Sunnah?

Why Follow a Madhab if we Have the Sunnah?

“How does one pick a madhab?”, I wondered. Is it by random or do you have to study each one then select the most appealing one? I had just bought all 9 volumes of the rarely found Sahih al-Bukhari in New York at the time. It was like having a treasure. My evenings were spent engrossed in its chapters, mesmerized by the amount of details recorded about our Prophet.

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Only Allah’s Light Can Defeat the Darkness

Only Allah’s Light Can Defeat the Darkness

The creation is a sign that points to the Creator. When you’re sitting there on a mountain meadow, looking out over the forested slopes and thinking, “This sure is beautiful. I feel at peace,” what you’re really doing – whether you realize it or not – is praising Allah and sensing the beauty and wonder that He placed in His creation.

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Virtues of the Quran

Virtues of the Quran

Since the entire book is from God, taught to the Prophet Muhammad and handed over to us in its entirety, certain chapters and verses have associated rewards and blessings that Prophet Muhammad has attached with reciting them. The Prophet has mentioned rewards of reciting the Quran, memorizing it, and following its teachings.

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