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Beware of the Powerful Enemy Inside You

Beware of the Powerful Enemy Inside You

Ibn al Qyyim said: “Nafs is a mountain in your way to Allah. Imagine you are traveling to Allah and there is only one way to Allah. In the way, there is a huge mountain. That mountain is your nafs. If you want to continue traveling to Allah, you must climb…

8 Signs Of A Pure Heart

8 Signs Of A Pure Heart

Ibn Qayyim gave us 8 beautiful signs that someone has a pure heart. Check out the 8 and let us strive to have pure hearts!

Their Like Cattle - Mind blowing!

When Allah talked about the people who are heedless, he compared them to cattle. SubhanAllah, cattle won’t react or are too slow to react to any dangerous situation! Mind blowing!

6 Things That Harden the Heart

6 Things That Harden the Heart

When our hearts are hardened, it becomes very difficult to worship Allah. Even praying the bare minimum of five daily prayers seems hard. And the more we let it sit in that state, the harder it becomes. We don’t feel anything when the verses of the Quran are recited…

3 Stages of the Heart - The Third is the Best

3 Stages of the Heart - The Third is the Best

This is the heart which is pure. It is free of any kind of disease. It loves its Lord and loves obeying Him. It finds doing good deeds easy and is horrified and disgusted with disobedience.

The Only Way to Feel Satisfied

The Only Way to Feel Satisfied

Despite having the world at our fingertips, we often feel dissatisfied. The new clothes we purchase lose their novelty. The marriage we thought would fix our problems eventually moves out of the honeymoon phase. The amount of money in our bank accounts…

The Most Recited Dua by Prophet Muhammad

The Most Recited Dua by Prophet Muhammad

If the Prophet made that dua more frequently than any other dua, then what then for us? Does the Prophet fear hypocrisy? Does he fear that his heart will be turned in any other direction? What about us then? If that was the most frequent dua of the Prophet…

4 Things Heal the Spiritual Heart

4 Things Heal the Spiritual Heart

For curing the heart, it needs to be purified first from all kinds of filth like envy, hypocrisy, arrogance, gluttony and other diseases. First step towards purification is istighfar…

O Turner of the hearts, make my heart firm in Your deen! (At-Tirmidhi)

Isn’t it Time? A Story of Repentance

Isn’t it Time? A Story of Repentance

The story goes that one day Al-Fudayl was climbing a wall, either to meet the woman or to watch a caravan and plan a robbery when he heard verse 16 of chapter 57 being recited. It was as if God was speaking directly to him and asking “isn’t it about time…

The Turner of Hearts Turned Mine

The Turner of Hearts Turned Mine to Him

The lack of any kind of spirituality in my family caused my heart to become restless. The older I became, the heavier this restlessness impacted my whole being. I was looking, searching, screaming, crying for that restlessness to be taken away from me…



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