We Muslims should not let any event go without understanding its wisdom and taking a lesson from it. The life of the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) was a celebration of utter morality and excellence in everything.
As-salamu `alaykum. What is the proper way of celebrating the Islamic New Year?
Is hijrah (emigration) still obligatory for Muslims after the conquest of Makkah? Are Muslim economic emigrants living in the West regarded as muhajirun?
I love the film The Message. Here is the scene where Prophet Muhammad (SAW) enters Madinah after his long journey from Makkah.
I would like to know why Madinah was chosen to be the place of Hijrah. Why not any other place?
New Muslims can learn from this lesson that there is some light at the end of the tunnel. You might be treated badly or ridiculed by your families, neighbors and friends. Therefore, do like what the early Muslims did; endure the hardships with patience. Do not lose hope.
One of the most interesting challenges that faced Muslims in Madinah under the leadership of the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) was the big wave of migration. The immigrants from Makkah left everything behind. They came to this new land with almost nothing but their Islam and their commitment to it. They were …
The New Hijri Year is approaching. Hijrah, as far as I know, was a turning point in the history of Islam.
The amount of action and the amazing stories that took place during the hijrah grabbed the attention away from the roles played by some Companions before the hijrah and away from the hijrah scene. I want to take you back 3 years before the hijrah when the Prophet was going around the camps for the …
The blessed days of Hajj are almost over. Muslim pilgrims are now preparing to travel to Madinah or back home. The memories and spirituality of Hajj are really moving. Pilgrims cannot help but have tears in their eyes while observing this magnificent gathering. Millions are heading to the house of Allah in total submission and …