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Meet The Man Who Fed Cats and Birds of Al-Aqsa for 30 Years

Meet The Man Who Fed Cats and Birds of Al-Aqsa for 30 Years

Ghassan Refai is an elderly Palestinian man who has fed the cats and birds of Al-Aqsa Mosque for the past 30 years. He’s known there as ‘Abu Huraira,’ which means “father of the kitten.” Cats and birds recognize him and they always follow him once he shows up. He is inspired by the legacy of …

6 Steps for a Closer Relationship with Allah

6 Steps for a Closer Relationship with Allah

Allah gives us a personal one-to-one appointment to talk with him five times daily. It’s something many neglect, called prayer! If you are at work and are facing a problem, you would request a meeting with your manager…right? Of course you would! Apply this analogy with Allah…

Love People to Get Allah's Love

Mu`adh ibn Jabal (may Allah be pleased with him) narrated that the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) said,7 “Allah says, ‘My love is promised to those who love each other for My sake. My love is promised to those who go out to visit each other for My sake. My love is promised …

11-Year-Old Brings Lego to Ugandan Children

Lego Africa, a charity created by a six-year-old California boy named Micah Slentz, collected Lego blocks from families who no longer wanted them in the U.S. before sending them to Uganda. The charity sent 50 pounds of Lego to a school in rural Uganda, where neither the students nor the teachers had ever seen the toy …

The Kindness Of A Muslim Man

An old fruit seller lived near this Muslim man. He was 90 years old, still making a living selling fruit. The man bought all of the fruit he had. Watch the pure kindness of a Muslim man!

3 Things Make Your Faith Perfect

3 Things Make Your Faith Perfect

Believing in God and the Last Day is to honor the guest, as a true Muslim is the one who shows hospitality to those who visit him, a sign of respect, generosity and appreciation to the guest.


Simple Ways to Teach Your Kids Kindness

Whoever is kind, Allah will be kind to him; therefore be kind to man on the earth. He who is in heaven will show mercy on you. ~(Abu Daud: Tirmidhi) Teaching children to be kind in today’s world where they see violence everywhere, makes it more important to instil kindness from a young age. A …

How to Honor parents after their Death

How to Honor and Respect Parents even after Their Death

Although death may take us at any age, parents are often elderly and as such require special care and attention. Even though the rigors of old age may cause parents to be demanding, impatient or petulant, a Muslim is still obligated to treat then with kindness and to look after them lovingly.

Street children

This Young Lady Changed the Lives of Two Street Children

Sarah Yusuf, a Nigerian young lady shared this heartwarming story on her Facebook page last week. Whenever I drove pass the junction at the Ministry of Health, Lokoja, Kogi State, I would always see these two children at the traffic point begging: “Aunty please help us, we wan chop please help us”… And I would give …


Adam, the Abandoned Baby Who Changed My Life

A Malaysian young woman adopts an abandoned baby and speaks to the world. The disadvantaged in society holds a special place in Islam. The Prophet (PBUH) set innumerable examples of how to treat the less fortunate. While Islamic teachings encourage productivity and self-reliance, they also lay a strong emphasis on the concept of charity and …

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