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6 Tips for New Muslims to Overcome Isolation

One of the biggest issues most new Muslims have to cope with at some point is a feeling of isolation. They are in-between worlds; they no longer fit comfortably in the non-Muslim world and they haven’t yet found their place in the Muslim world.

In the Ocean of the Dunya - Seeking Pearls or Drowning

While it is a difficult journey and difficulties that lie all through it, there are lots of treasures that we can enjoy in the sea. There are lots of beautiful things that Allah has taught us in the dunya and given us so as to enjoy and cherish.

How Can Muslim Women Live the Sunnah Today?

How Can Muslim Women Live the Sunnah Today?

Our Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) was appointed as Allah’s last Messenger to establish Islam on earth as guidance for humankind before the final reckoning. He was the leader of  Muslim Ummah; their guide and role model. His actions, both personal and public, were divinely guided, so much so that he became the …

Four Things You Need to Know about Islamic Finance (IMF)

4 Things You Need to Know about Islamic Finance (IMF)

Islamic finance is growing rapidly but still remains concentrated in a number of jurisdictions. Its strong growth reflects a very strong interest on the part of Muslim populations, who have previously been underserved, but also the very strong growth…

5 Things to Do When Your Spouse Loses a Job

5 Things to Do When Your Spouse Loses a Job

In this counseling answer: “Dear sister, be patient. Patient people are not only rewarded by Allah (swt) but make more progress toward achieving their goals and enjoy better physical and mental health. Always encourage your husband, be by his side, and seek social support from your family and friends. Use this time as an opportunity to …

About to Convert, Concerned About Hindu Practices

7 Challenges Revert Sisters Face

The first challenge that most new Muslims face is learning how to pray. It’s not just an issue of learning the meanings and how to recite them in Arabic, but there are also the additional challenges if sisters are still living with their parents of how to explain it to them

Reason You Should Avoid Drug Abuse … It's Not About Health Risks!

Reason You Should Avoid Drug Abuse … It's Not About Health Risks!

Why do many youth resort to drug abuse? Does it really compensate for lack of certain personal qualities? Ustadh Fadel Soliman raises interesting points in this informative video. God created us free; So, how to avoid being enslaved by addiction, even to halal substances? Do not become a victim of addiction and arm yourself with the …

Tired of Life Difficulties? Read This Hadith

Tired of Life Difficulties? Read This Hadith

Abu Sa`id and Abu Hurairah (May Allah be pleased with them) reported that the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) said, “No fatigue, nor disease, nor anxiety, nor sadness, nor hurt, nor distress befalls a Muslim, even if it were the prick he receives from a thorn, but that Allah expiates some of his …

Patience & Dawah: 6 Quranic Tips

6 Verses on Patience & Dawah

In parts one and two, we discussed the concept of dawah and the challenges the da`iyah faces in its cause. We categorized them into three categories: challenges from within, people’s resistance, and people’s opposition. It was quite obvious that it is not easy to overcome those challenges except with great and continuous effort. The most important quality one needs to succeed …

Too Many Difficulties: I Am Losing My Faith

Too Many Difficulties: I Am Losing My Faith

Answer: As-Salaam ‘Alaykum brother,  It sounds like you are in a rough patch of life. May Allah (swt) give you wisdom and patience. My general advice and reminder to you are that life is meant to have ups and downs. It is not supposed to be perfect and blissful all the time. It has, indeed, …



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