This is a lovely story where Jihan found a Malay boy to marry. Her parents accepted him and she accepted Islam!
The human brain is the most complex organ man has been endowed with. Allah gave us the human brain to make us the best of all His creations, in order to differentiate us from animals and other creatures. It contains 100 billion neurons (nerve cells) and trillions of connecting fibers called synapses. It can store …
Here is a nasheed that was released to combat the rising Islamophobia in the USA. Listen to My Faith, My Voice by Native Deen.
Man’s body and soul are one integral whole and bringing them both into submission to Allah is our lifetime quest. Therefore, desires must be restrained and controlled and this is done through moral consciousness which is related to both our relation with the Creator and with our fellowman.
This is a hugely inspiring speech by Sheikh Omar Suleiman, which we can all learn from. How can we move forward and shape the future through faith and vision? Through the love of Allah and not our own egos. We can also learn from the vision of Prophet Ibrahim (PBUH) and Prophet Muhammad (PBUH).
As Almighty Allah has enjoined patience, He has also provided some means that lead to it and support it. Whenever Allah ordains something, He grants the necessary help and appoints the way to maintain it. Indeed, Almighty Allah never inflicts a disease unless He provides its remedy, through which recovery is ensured if He wills. …
The heart of the believer is so illumined that he could almost know God solely by way of his own God-given nature and his own intelligence, though he had no fuel. Then the fuel of revelation reaches him, gives glad tidings to his heart and mixes with his own radiance.
According to the World Health Organization, an estimated 350 million people worldwide suffer from depression, experiencing symptoms that include feelings of emptiness, restlessness, hopelessness, helplessness, anxiety and loss of interest in most activities. Depression can sometimes be so severe that it compromises one’s ability to function normally. “Any one at any stage of life can …
When I reverted back to Islam a few years ago, I bought a basic book about the life of Prophet Muhammad because no one will expect you to know everything about him in the beginning. This book helped me to dissipate some of the negative connotations attached to the Prophet.
Pour your heart out. Say what you want. Ask for what you desire. Cry if you must. He is listening; you are not alone. The peace that follows is impeccable. When you are constantly praying and talking to God, your trust in Him distinctively increases. The closer you are to Him, the more you realize how dependent you are upon Him.