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Some Sixty Branches of Faith: Which One is the Best?! (Part 2/2)

Some Sixty Branches of Faith: Which One is the Best?! (Part 2/2)

“Iman (faith) is some seventy (or some sixty) branches, the highest of which is (to testify that) there is no god but Allah, and the lowest is removing (any source of) harm from the road. And modesty is a branch of Iman.” (Muslim) Editor’s note: Your time and energy are such scarce resources. A smart …

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Who Are the Best of People? (10 Hadiths)

In many Hadiths, Prophet Muhammad encourages his followers to be good people. In this collection, we present 10 hadiths that identify the best of people. They’re all about exemplary ethics and good morals of Islam. Following these hadiths and implementing them in our life certainly help us become better people, better Muslims…

Why Hadith is Important

The two fundamental sources of Islam are the Qur’an (the word of God) and the Sunnah (the example) of the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him). By Sunnah, we mean the actions, sayings and silent permissions (or disapprovals) of the Prophet. The word “Sunnah” is also used to refer to religious duties that are …

Arguing is disliked and although your intentions may be good in the purpose of spreading knowledge, it is very important to do so in a peaceful way

How to Avoid Arguing Back

If your intentions are to spread knowledge about Islam, try to be more inviting and less defensive, as I often found this undoubtedly pushed people further away from Islam. I feel that although now I regret becoming so defensive and argumentative…

Professor Dhiya ur-Rahman Azmi’s legendary works on Hadith will include him among the galaxy of classical scholars.

From Hinduism to an Illustrious Scholar of Hadith

No one could guess that a boy born in a Hindu family one day would become the teacher of Hadith at the Prophet’s Mosque. Indeed, Professor Azmi belongs to the group of born brilliant for whom the wheel of fortune must complete another rotation before the world is able to appreciate their tremendous contributions.

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Prophet's Hadiths on Eclipses

Solar eclipse occurred during the lifetime of the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) which was a great chance for the Prophet to demolish some myths related to this phenomenon; people used to believe that eclipses happened due to the death of prominent people. They assumed that the death of Ibrahim, son of the …

60+ Branches of Faith: How to Prioritize (Part 1)

60+ Branches of Faith: How to Prioritize (Part 1)

As narrated by Abu Hurairah (may Allah be pleased with him), the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) said about faith, “Iman (faith) is some seventy (or some sixty) branches, the highest of which is (to testify that) there is no god but Allah, and the lowest is removing (any source of) harm from the road. …

Never Despair! Allah's Mercy Is Always There

Never Despair! Allah's Mercy Is Always There

“When Allah created creation, He wrote words that were placed at His throne. They said, “My mercy will prevail over my anger.” (Al-Bukhari) Knowing that the mercy of Allah will prevail over His anger is reason never to lose hope. When we are overcome, we should remember that all is never lost. If you ever think …

After having preforming the prayer, Jesus will go out with some of Muslims following him and he will meet the Antichrist at a place called Lud near Tel Aviv and he will throw a spear into his body

How Do We Know when the Antichrist is Here?

One may ask what is the Antichrist? Is he human? Who exactly is he? Well some traditions seem to depict him as a human to the extent that some people at the time of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) noticed an individual, ibn Sayyad, and thought that he…

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Is Belief in Bad Omen Idolatry?

This hadith clearly distinguishes temporary pessimistic thoughts from giving in to bad omens. The distinction is at its clearest when people go ahead with whatever they are planning or what they is about to do, disregarding all negative thoughts and relying totally on God, and, on the other hand, giving in to such thoughts, changing one’s plans and purpose.



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