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Challenges Faced by Muslim Youth in the West

Challenges Faced by Muslim Youth in the West

Being Muslim and living in the West is something that many of us do on a day-to-day basis. So, I have a couple of pointers to talk about and then we will do a few questions in case anyone has anything in particular they wanted to talk about.

Why We Need to Follow the Sunnah?

Why We Need to Follow the Sunnah?

One particular question I hear a lot of new Muslims asking is in regards to the Sunnah (the Prophet’s tradition). Many wonder: “If the Quran is more superior and more authentic than the Sunnah, why learn or practice the Sunnah?”

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I Can't Wait to Get My Period So That I Don't Need to Pray

In this counseling answer: • You need to get to the root of the problem which requires someone that is capable of helping you by understanding you and how you got to be where you’re at. • The few rules that we have in Islam are not meant to suppress or oppress. • Islam is …

He Was a Staunchest Enemy of Islam - Khalid's Story

He Was a Staunchest Enemy of Islam - Story of Khalid

This letter planted a seed of questions in Khalid ibn Al-Walid. He then had a dream, in which he saw a very dark area that opened up into a green pasture with a lot of light. He understood this darkness as disbelief and the light as Islam. He decided to travel to the Prophet and accept the religion.

How Quran Was Compiled After the Prophet

How Quran Was Compiled After the Prophet (PBUH)

The way the material of revelation was left by the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) at his death was the most suitable for the Companions in that: – All parts of the revelation were available both in written form and memorized by the Companions (may Allah be pleased with them). – …

How Does Islam Honor Parents?

How Does Islam Honor Parents?

Many people do not treat their parents in the manner they deserve. Teenagers fight relentlessly with their parents, often over extremely trivial topics. Other young people ignore their parents, rather spending time with their friends or online.

Muslim Slaves- America’s First Muslims

Muslim Slaves: America’s First Muslims

With the approach of Black History month, rising Islamophobia, and the portrayal of Islam as a religion that is foreign to America, it is important for us to look back at the history of Muslims in this country.

Rush to Virtue - That's What Islam Teaches

Rush to Virtue - That's What Islam Teaches

The balance between the body and spirit, between personal and civic responsibilities, and between spirituality and the mundane affairs of life is wonderful guidance bequeathed by Islam to humanity. As part of this prophetic lesson, Prophet Muhammad…

My Mom Embraced Islam First

My Mom Embraced Islam First

More than ten years after my mom accepted Islam, I followed her. I did not tell her at first because I did not want her to think that I did it for her. So, I checked my heart again and again whether I converted to Islam to please my mom or whether I did it solely and purely for the sake of Allah.

8 Things You Should Understand About Converts

8 Things You Should Understand About Converts

New converts to Islam have just made the biggest decision of their lives, and changed their religion to one that they are unfamiliar with in many ways. There are a lot of stimuli around us that we are not used to, being in the mosque, hanging out with Muslims…



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