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3 Relevant Lessons from the Life of Prophet John

3 Relevant Lessons from the Story of Prophet John

The first lesson I learned from Prophet John is that even when people were rude to him, he didn’t lose his temper. He was still nice to them, which is not easy. What this taught me is that even when people are rude to me, I should still be civil with them.

Lessons From the Dua of Prophet Zechariah

Lessons From the Dua of Prophet Zechariah

Look at the way Zakariyah is making dua. He didn’t just memorize some dua and repeat it over and over again. He was actually talking to Allah, complaining to Him, confiding in Him his worries and wishes in detail.

Learning from Mistakes - Tips and Lessons

Learning from Mistakes - Tips and Lessons

The first step is to accept that mistakes are human; and you can never become perfect. Seek instead excellence in whatever you do. And with this awareness and acceptance comes the opportunity to embrace the lessons found in each mistake…

9 Lessons From Moses Conversation with God

9 Lessons From Moses' Conversation with God

Moses was with his family and traveling in the desert when he suddenly saw a fire in the distance. He asked his family to wait so that he may get some light from the fire, or get some guidance from the people there. Here are some lessons we learn from Moses’ conversation with Allah.

10 Lessons from the Grandparents of Jesus

10 Lessons From the Grandparents of Jesus

It’s quite interesting that even the grandparents of Jesus (peace be upon him) are mentioned in the Quran, albeit briefly. We know that his maternal grandfather was called Imran, but not much else is known about him. We also know that his maternal grandmother…

4 Lessons From The Quran’s Learning Manifesto

4 Lessons From the Quran’s Learning Manifesto

One deep teaching this chapter has to give is that learning is important. How important? A matter of life and death. According to its words, learning is what makes the difference between winning and losing— that is, between the way of life and the way of death.

10 Classic Qualities of Abd Allah Ibn Umar

10 Classic Qualities of Abd Allah Ibn Umar

His life story highlights those classic qualities he learned from the greatest of mentors. And this outstanding nature led him to become a distinguished mentor in the society. Every Muslim Youth seeking for excellence should study and understand…

Who Are the 11 Wives of the Prophet?

11 Wives of the Prophet Muhammad - Who Are They?

Umm Salamah married Prophet Muhammad at the age of twenty nine, after her first husband died from the wounds he received while fighting in the battle of Uhud. Umm Salamah and her husband were part of the migration to Abyssinia. Her life was filled…

Summary and Lessons From 4 Stories in Chapter Al-Kahf

Summary and Lessons From 4 Stories in Chapter Al-Kahf

Moses said that he would never give up traveling until he reached the appointed place but he and his servant boy forgot about the fish and missed the junction. The place where the fish was forgotten was the appointed place, so they turned back and there…

6 Lessons from the Hadith of Tayammum

6 Lessons from the Hadith of Tayammum

A man came to Umar and asked what he should do when he became junub (a state of sexual defilement) and there was no water… Ammar ibn Yasir, was also there, and he was reminded of an interesting incident. He and Umar were on a journey, and both of…



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