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Heal Yourself Through Forgiveness

Heal Yourself Through Forgiveness

One of the moral traits recommended in the Qur’an is forgiveness: Hold to forgiveness, command what is right, and turn away from the ignorant. (7: 199). In another verse, Allah commands: “They should rather pardon and overlook. Would you not love Allah to forgive you? Allah is Ever-Forgiving, Most Merciful.” (24:22). Those who do not …

Why Was There Never A Black Prophet? - Sheikh Omar Suleiman

Why Was There Never A Black Prophet? - Sheikh Omar Suleiman

Did you know that many of the Prophets came from the lineage of black people. Many household names of the Prophets were dark skinned. Prophet Suleiman was black. Prophet Musa came from two of the darkest tribes of that time so it is not about how Hollywood describes the prophets. Reality is very different. If …

What is the Remedy for Sadness?

What is the Remedy for Sadness and Depression?

Just because the situation has become a bit strained, or you have made poor choices, or there is someone in your family who is constantly picking on you or even bullying you – don’t let this define you. Turn to Allah with the will to move on.

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My Son Between Islam and Christianity

Wa `alaykum as-salam. My dear sister, I can understand the concerns you have as a mother and understand from your heart that you would naturally want what is best for your child. In the ideal sense, the child is and should be raised as a Muslim, and that does not necessitate the religion of his …

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Faith Between a Son and a Father

Dear Sir, Congratulations on your open-mindedness toward Islam and Muslims. I think it’s terrific that your son has embraced Islam and you have accepted it, at least for the most part. That’s a lot more than most converts can say about their own families. In terms of the people at the mosque telling your son …

Between Belief & Worship: Is Belief Sufficient for Deliverance?

Between Belief & Worship

One of the most common misconceptions of our times is the assumption that one’s affirmation of certain beliefs suffices for deliverance. It is done at the expense of neglecting and disregarding good deeds and morals. This misconception was initially restricted to certain sects. However, it has now crept into the whole body of believers so …

Is It Their Fault That They Were Born Non-Muslim?

Asalamu Alaikum, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. Islamophobia TV addresses this question in the video below. Summary: In this video, Fadel Soliman explains how Muslims who are born into Muslim families are not given a free pass into heaven and those non-Muslims who have never heard the message of Islam or only …

Your Road Is Rough? Stay Calm and Be Like People of Cave!

Your Road Is Rough? Stay Calm and Be Like People of Cave!

Whenever I read the story of the People of Cave (Ashaabul Khaf), my eyes always get filled with tears for many wondrous signs that Allah the Almighty wants to show us through this story, perhaps our hearts will succumb and yield to the light of faith. It was certainly a story of full dedication and …

Individuation: Way to Inner Peace

Individuation: Way to Inner Peace

In our modern world, science kept looking for an answer for a simple question; what is it that keeps us motivated along our lives? What makes us cope with dangers and catastrophes such as earth quakes and floods? Humans showed amazing skills adapting with the ups and downs of this world. We also accepted the …

“God Particle” From Islamic Perspective

“God Particle” From Islamic Perspective

In July 2012 physicists at the world-renowned laboratory “Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory” (Fermilab) announced that they got closer to proving the existence of the vague subatomic particle called “Higgs boson”. These subatomic particles, symbolized as H0, form one piece of a class of subatomic particles called Bosons which includes the Photons; “the elementary particle of …



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