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Purity of Intentions

Purity of Intentions

The Arabic term ikhlas literally means purity, which is used in the Quran to refer to various things. For example, a verse mentions the purity of milk: We produce, for your drink, milk, pure and agreeable to those who drink it. (16:66) Purity in this verse refers to something that is natural, pure, wholesome, and …

Would A Deity Care About Morals?

Salam (Peace) James, Thank you for contacting Ask About Islam with your question. As you are a non-believer who is curious about God, it would be interesting to know your concept of what you call “a deity”.  It is evident that in your opinion “God or gods” do not care for the morality or otherwise of …

How to Deal with Doubts About The Acceptance of Deeds?

Asalamu Alaikum, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. Shaykh Yahya Rhodus from SeekersHub addresses this question in the video below: Transcript: First of all, if that’s the type of thing that we’re getting doubts about and that’s actually a very good sign. That these are the types of things that we should …

How Does Islam Make Us Strong?

As we grow in spirituality, Islam also gives us the advantage to grow mentally through “worldly” knowledge like humanities, social, natural and formal sciences. We are encouraged to learn how the world functions around us…

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.

4 Steps to Increase Love for Allah

For those who are looking for advice to strengthen their love for the Creator, they will find two common answers on their path: read from the Quran and perform voluntary prayers. And even though this advice is correct, it can fall short or be too limited to really get the anticipated results. Why?

Calming the Dunya - Living for the Hereafter

In everyone, there are souls that wish for ease, a life that borders luxury, a trip to an exotic country for a month without lifting a finger for work. But between all of that, it is so easy to be distracted from our dues towards God and be deceived by the simple promises that this world makes.

Avoid These 5 Forms of Showing Off

Some people abstain from doing good deeds fearing that they will fall into the sin of showing off. This is a mistake that leads people to lose out on a lot of virtue and many blessings. As long as your original intention is for God, then you should go forward…


Could Our Deeds in Ramadan Be In Vain?

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. Dear brother, thank you for your question and for your concern to get your acts of worship accepted by Allah the Almighty. As …

Tips for the Best Ramadan Ever!

Ask yourself are you pleased with what you did last Ramadan? Will this Ramadan be the same as last year? Let this Ramadan be the beginning of real change. Make this Ramadan different from previous ones. Start to practice an act of worship that you never did before, or increase the acts of worship that you used to do before.

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