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FUNNY | 5 Mistakes When Correcting Others (Video)

FUNNY | 5 Mistakes When Correcting Others (Video)

Good intentions are not enough. Sometimes you offer a sincere advice to a Muslim brother or sister, but the way you present the advice may be not so friendly; correcting people my alienate them rather than attract their attention to the right path. Allah Almighty says, {Invite (people) to the way of your Lord with wisdom and …

When a Prophet Is Jailed.... How Yusuf (PBUH) Coped

How Prophet Yusuf (peace and blessings be upon him) faced the difficult experience of being jailed for no reason? What did he do when approached by his two mates in prison who as ked him to interpret their dreams? And what lessons can we learn from the story and apply in our daily life? Join Sheikh …

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 …

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How to Introduce Islam to Others?

Asalamu Alaikum, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. Dr. Shabir Ally addresses this question in the video below: Transcript: Aisha Khaja: So, Dr. Shabir, the question today is: I want to ask you how should I introduce Islam to my non-Muslim friends. Dr. Shabir Ally: Well, the question is very general and for, of …

Giving a Copy of the Qur’an to Non-Muslims

Giving a Copy of the Qur’an to Non-Muslims: Permissible?

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: If a Muslim realizes that distributing copies of the translation of the Qur’an among non-Muslims or offering them as presents will …

How Do I Overcome Abuse When Making Dawah?

Wa alaikum Assalam, Thank you for sending in your question to our website, sister. First of all, let me commend you for doing the noble and reward-worthy work of da’wah (calling to Islam) in the West, particularly in the current climate of hate and hostility against Islam and Muslims. Surely, it is a sign of good fortune, …

Three Challenges You Will Encounter in Your Dawah Effort

In the previous part, Dr. Wael Hamza shed light on the importance of Dawah and the necessity of patience to da`iyahs give the challenges they are bound to face. He further classified these challenges into three types. Personal challenges make the first type which is discussed in the first part. The two other types are …

Is Calling to Islam by Example Enough?

Salam Mahmoud, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. After reading the German brother’s words several times, I believe that you misunderstood him, and in fact, there is nothing to worry about. He appears to suggest using reverse psychology–that is pretending that the Muslims are “above” using normal soliciting in order to generate interest …

Da`wah to Persons of the Opposite Sex

Giving Da`wah to Persons of the Opposite Sex: OK?

Wa `alaykum as-salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. Dear brother in Islam, thank you for your question, which is a sign of your good faith and keenness to observe da`wah (Arabic for: calling people to …

How Can I Guide My Boyfriend to Islam?

Asalamu Alaikum Sundas,  Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question.  First of all, I must say that I find it surprising that you are trying to guide someone to Islam when you appear to be involved in a relationship that does not reflect the teachings of Islam. Boyfriend-girlfriend relations are not permissible in …



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