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Going Through Despair, Quran Gave Me Hope

Going Through Despair, Quran Gave Me Hope

I was desperately searching for an answer; an answer that would satisfy my thirst for hope, an answer that would give me hope for Allah’s forgiveness and an answer that would change my life forever! One day as I was randomly flipping through the pages…

God Always Answers Our Dua, Turn to Him

God Always Answers Our Dua, Turn to Him

Our dua to God is a way to dispel calamities and hardships, and to draw blessings and opportunities to us. However, duas are not the only cause for these desired effects. There are other causes that need to be acknowledged as well, including natural cause-and-effect relationships.

New Hope: Prophet Muhammad’s Uncle & Umar Convert to Islam

New Hope: Prophet Muhammad’s Uncle & Umar Convert to Islam

In this dark and difficult time, two leading men found the light of Islam and joined the ranks of Muslims. The first of these two men was Hamza, Prophet Muhammad’s (peace be upon him) uncle. One day, Hamza was on a hunting expedition outside Makkah…

Storm of the Heart - My Journey Towards Peace

Like everyone else, I yearned for peace. I searched for it everywhere but when I was with others, usually I’d feel its absence. People often spoke of peace but didn’t practice it or even really know how to achieve and maintain it.

7 Ways to Increase Your Fear of God

7 Ways to Increase Your Fear of God

Sometimes you are so worried about and focused on others, you forget about yourself and you no longer have fears for yourself. You lose the connection with yourself and find yourself not getting emotional when you hear the Quran or when you make dua’…

This is Why Patience is a Great Virtue with Great Reward

This is Why Patience is a Great Virtue with Great Rewards

Indeed, there is great reward only for those among us who are patient with the decree of Allah. In this world, we all tend to face many difficulties, trials and sufferings but we have to be patient because Allah loves those who have Patience in a difficult time…

Don't Let Your Past Haunt You - Seek His Forgiveness

Don't Let Your Past Haunt You - Seek His Forgiveness

Don’t let your past haunt you. You need to smile at the fact that you have a Lord who is absolutely merciful. Your past is your past, that’s exactly what it is; it’s not your present, it’s not going to be your future. So if there is a bad habit or something you did in the past, it’s gone, it’s over.

Lessons From the Story of 3 Men Trapped in a Cave

Lessons From the Story of 3 Men Trapped in a Cave

The three men in the story relied on the help of Allah. They were not great men and they were sinners like you and me. They were in in trouble but they did not lose hope in the Mercy of Allah. And they knew that if they prayed to Allah, Allah’s help would definitely come.

This Scandinavian Girl Found Peace in Islam

This Scandinavian Girl Found Peace in Islam

Islam was something foreign. I grew up to believe that Islam is a bad and hateful religion that suppresses women. I couldn’t understand when women would choose to wear a scarf around her head. Muslims were the people you heard about in the news.

Trusting God- These Verses Will Comfort You

Trust in God: These Verses Will Comfort You

This verse first caught my attention thanks to my teacher. She told me every morning and evening she read this verse seven times and no matter how much she had on her plate, God took care of it all. Somehow, someway, she was able to complete all her tasks in the day even when it seemed their simply was not enough time.



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