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Love… Glue that Holds the Community Together

Love… Glue that Holds the Community Together

The Prophet (peace be upon him) reminds us that love is the same rule that holds the Ummah together, the larger family of believers, when he said: “The likeness of the believers in their mutual love, their mutual mercy, their mutual affection towards each other is like a single body…”

How to Stop Being Envious?

Short Answer: Ask Allah to bless them more. And when you make this dua, (supplication) angels also pray for you that Allah blesses you more—so you get blessings without even knowing! __________________________________________ Salam alaykum, Thank you and jazak Allahu khairan (may Allah reward you with goodness) for this question; it is indeed a very important …

The Evil Twins; Jealousy & Envy

The Evil Twins; Jealousy & Envy

When we have jealousy and envy for another person & what they have it is poisonous. The best way to deal with this is make dua for them. Good reminder.

paradise not segregated

Will Men and Women Be Segregated in Paradise?

Salam Mark, Thank you for your question. Muslims should always try to busy themselves with what takes them to Paradise. Consequently, we need to focus on doing good deeds that get us closer to Allah and, in return, Allah will reward us abundantly in the Hereafter, inshaAllah. Everything related to Paradise is one of the unseen …

I Sense Envy From My Friend: What Do I Do?

Asalamu Alikaum sister Hanan, Thank you for your question. First, let me say a few words about the hadith you referred to in your question that mentions the issue of envy. `Abdullah ibn Umar reported that the Messenger of Allah (peace be upon him-PBUH) said: There is no envy except in two cases: a man whom …

5 Obstacles to Happiness

We must learn how to deal with our mistakes so that we do not become vanquished by our sins. We need to constantly and earnestly seek the forgiveness of our Lord. We should know that none of us will find salvation on account of our deeds, but only by the grace of Allah.

4 Ways to Break Free from Envy

Envy is questioning of the decision of Allah. It is almost like saying: “I hate that Allah gave that person this, but He did not give me.” It is almost like saying: “I deserved it, but Allah doesn’t understand.” It can be as bad as muttering: “Allah made a mistake!” We seek refuge in Allah from all such thoughts and inclinations.

How to Deal With Bitter Criticism

How to Deal With Bitter Criticism

By being unconcerned over trifles, a person displays a virtue that will surely bring happiness to him or her. Those who have lofty aims are concerned with the hereafter. A pious predecessor advised one of his brothers, saying, “Be concerned only with the following affairs: the day when you will meet Allah and stand before …

Is Evil Eye the Cause of Our Sufferings?

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 sister, thank you for trusting us and for your question. It is good of you to seek solutions for your problems in …

How to Stop Being Jealous of Other People

How to Stop Being Jealous of Other People?

Salam Dear Reader, Thank you for sending this important question and for contacting Ask About Islam. It is essential that we purify our thoughts, hearts and actions from such evil tendencies. Allah taught us in Surat Al Falaq in the Quran to seek refuge from the evil whispering and from the envying of the envier. …



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