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What Is Dawah?

Dawah means invitation so it means we should be caring, kind and tolerant. If we are aggressive and rude, who will accept the invite?

Muslim Youth in the West... How to Change Current Paradigm

Muslim Youth in the West... How to Change Current Paradigm

Most, if not all problems and challenges facing Muslim youth in the West stem from two major factors: doubts and desires. The doubts factor shows up in the form of questioning Allah almighty; misconceptions about His revelation; doubts related to faith; misunderstanding of certain practices of the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him); etc. …

7 Things to Remember When Questioned About Islam

7 Things to Remember When Questioned About Islam

There will be people who will make really racist or islamophobic remarks. There will be some who will demean the Prophet or demean the Quran. There will be some who might make rude remarks about Muslim women and so on and so forth…

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How Can I Invite Atheists to Islam?

Short Answer: If we live in a world of cause and effect, there must be an original uncaused cause. The first step in da’wah with atheists is to convince them of the existence of Allah. This we can do by appealing to their reason. Also, the person inviting them to Islam must be sure to …

Patience & Dawah: 6 Quranic Tips

These 6 Verses Tell How to Develop Your Patience

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 …

FUNNY | 5 Mistakes When Correcting Others (Video)

FUNNY | 5 Mistakes When Correcting Others

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 Prophet Yusuf (PBUH) Coped

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

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

Dawah Challenges

4 Personal Challenges That May Hinder Your Dawah Effort

Since the focus of the Dawah is helping others and calling them to Allah, the da`iyah often forgets himself. It is important to remember the obvious truth: the da`iyah himself is a human facing the same problems everyone else faces and needs help and guidance as everyone else does.

effective dawah

The Most Effective Da'wah Technique: Muslim Character

Short Answer: The most effective technique for divine success in spreading the religion of Allah is to call by our character. Today, we rely on complicated philosophical arguments, marketing techniques, and historical references to those Muslims who actually lived Islam. This is simply because we are not providing a good example. We must call all people, rich or …

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How Can I Convince My Family About Islam?

Short Answer: Actions speak louder than words. If you want your family to consider Islam, the first step is to live your life in such a way that they are impressed with you. They will want to know more. Try to be patient with them, as it was only their ignorance that led them to teach you …

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