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Spiritual Lessons from Natural Disasters

Spiritual Lessons from Natural Disasters

A person whose heart is still alive can find in each and every incident a reminder and a message that draws him/her closer to the truth and gets him/her back on the right track.

Joys in Highest and Lowest Ranks of Paradise

Joys in Highest and Lowest Ranks of Paradise

This video takes us in a beautiful journey to Jannah, inciting yearning in hearts of true believers who really love and truly care about getting admitted to Paradise. Sheikh Omar Suleiman starts this short talk with a recount of a conversation between Prophet Musa (peace be upon him) an Allah, in which Prophet Musa learns …

easy life

Shouldn't Muslims Have An Easy Life?

Short Answer: Allah intends ease for us, not hardship. But the life of this world was never intended to be an existence of incessant ease and comfort. It is only a transition. Our perception of ease and hardship is not the same as that of Allah. This perception varies greatly across mankind i.e. our personal definition …

We Are in Love With This Dunya - Sad Reality

We Are in Love With This Dunya - Sad Reality

Don’t exhaust your effort and waste your life chasing a mirage, chasing something that Allah has promised us it will be destroyed. Do you want true happiness? Run to Allah. Allah will give you true happiness in this life and in our real home, the everlasting home…

Use Your Dunya For The Deen

How can we turn everyday tasks into acts of worship? How can we get rewarded for sleeping, drinking, working? Through intentions.

Stuck in the Snow- Time to Reflect?

Stuck in the Snow: Time to Reflect?

With the massive snow storm currently affecting Northern Europe, said to be the worst in the UK since 2013, one thousand schools closed their doors here yesterday. Many commuters were unable to reach work, and many others chose to stay home.

How I Could Overcome Death Anxiety

How I Could Overcome Death Anxiety

My road to Islam started from my first visit to Emirates. It was my first visit to any Arab Muslim country, and I was very excited about everything that I saw there. It was my first time to see a lot of mosques, to see a lot of veiled girls and women. I realized…

A Story of Repentance - Allah is the Owner of Guidance

A Story of Repentance - Allah is the Owner of Guidance

The every day fitnah, when symbolizing it, it becomes like honey, once you taste it, it’s something that’s very hard to leave because it’s very sweet. But one thing I was very certain of is that: What I was doing was wrong. If I continue doing this, it could only make me like them…

enjoy life

Why Does God Forbid Muslims To Enjoy Life?

Short Answer: Islam does not forbid fun! Haram (forbidden) is the exception and halal (permissible) is the principle. Islamic Law was not revealed to restrain people, confiscate their freedom, or to make their life hard and miserable. The rules in Islam allow a Muslim to fulfill his urges without being taken captive by them. Salam (Peace) Dear Dominick, Thank …

Love Dunya

Love of Dunya: Where to Draw the Line?

Short Answer: This obsession with dunya, or the pleasures of this world, is mainly due to poor tawakkul  (full reliance on Allah) and discontentment, and fear of poverty. The solution is to take Allah and Prophet Muhammad’s advice and apply it to our lives: remember Allah in all we do, remember death is imminent, and …



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