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I Think I'm Faith Depressed

In this counseling answer: “Don’t get the idea in your head that you are not doing ‘enough.’ Just being your true self and not harming others is a form of charity in Islam. Of course, that does not mean we abandon rules and rituals; it means that we put everything in its proper context and …

Who Inspired Kristiane Backer to Convert to Islam?

Who Inspired Kristiane Backer to Convert to Islam?

I was living the high life; I had everything a young person could dream of… Kristiane Backer, a presenter on MTV Europe who interviewed rock stars and enjoyed the red carpet, simply felt that although she had everything, something was still missing…

Health Benefits of Saying "Alhamdulillah"

There are many examples in the Qur’an and Hadith of the virtues of a positive mental attitude, perseverance and optimism in the face of adversity. However, did you know that patience and a positive outlook on life are two of the greatest healing tools that you can use?

What’s the State of Our World’s Forests?

“Have those who disbelieved not considered that the heavens and the earth were a joined entity, and We separated them and made from water every living thing? Then will they not believe?” (Surat Al Anbiyaa 21:30).

Dental Health and the Miswak

“Good dental health is more than the absence of disease or tooth decay in your mouth,” says David Kennedy, DDS and author of How to Save Your Teeth (Kennedy, pg.3). “It is an integral part of your well being. People with exceptionally healthy bodies usually have healthy teeth and gums.” Teeth are also a blessing from Allah. …

Prayer Movements Reduce Back Pain

Muslims are obligated to pray five times a day, giving them the chance to temporarily disconnect from this world to reconnect with their creator. “And when you have completed the prayer, remember Allah standing, sitting, or [lying] on your sides. But when you become secure, re-establish [regular] prayer. Indeed, prayer has been decreed upon the …

Styles of Qur'an and Movement of Sun

Styles of Qur'an and Movement of Sun

The Qur’an has four essential aims: explaining and proving Divine Existence and Unity, the Resurrection, Prophethood and Divine worship and justice. All its explanations and injunctions, and its accounts of the histories of previous peoples, are to establish those four principles in people’s minds, hearts and practical lives. To this end, since nature is the …

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