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Isn’t it Time to Repent? An Inspiring Story

Isn’t it Time to Repent? An Inspiring Story

The story goes that one day Al-Fudayl was climbing a wall, either to meet the woman or to watch a caravan and plan a robbery when he heard verse 16 of chapter 57 being recited. It was as if God was speaking directly to him and asking “isn’t it about time…

Rain Is A Mercy From Allah

Rain Is A Mercy From Allah... Make Dua

Rain is a mercy from Allah. So it is very important we make dua. When it rains, it is one of the times when Allah accepts duas. So don’t be scared to ask for anything!

Allah's Mercy and a World Full of Dangers

Allah's Mercy and a World Full of Dangers

Of the 99 beautiful names of Allah, it is Ar-Rahman and Ar-Rahim that we use most frequently in our prayers and du`aa’. Ar-Rahman and Ar-Rahim are both derived from the same Arabic root word, rahma, meaning “mercy, compassion.” Pickthall translates Ar-Rahman, Ar-Rahim as “the Beneficent, the Merciful,” and Yusuf Ali says “the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.” …

Never Despair! Allah's Mercy Is Always There

Never Despair! Allah's Mercy Is Always There

“When Allah created creation, He wrote words that were placed at His throne. They said, “My mercy will prevail over my anger.” (Al-Bukhari) Knowing that the mercy of Allah will prevail over His anger is reason never to lose hope. When we are overcome, we should remember that all is never lost. If you ever think …

Who is Prophet Muhammad?

Who is Prophet Muhammad?

Prophet Muhammad taught us to love God and to obey Him. He taught us to be kind to each other, to respect our elders, and care for our children. And he taught us that it was better to give than to receive and that each human life is worthy of respect and dignity…

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 …

Social Responsibility in Islam (Part 1/4)

Social Responsibility in Islam

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) said, “The faithful, in their love for one another and in their having mercy for one another and in their kindness toward one another, are like one body; when a member of it ails, all (the …

Inspired by the Prophet of Mercy (Stories and Reflections)

Inspired by the Prophet of Mercy (Stories and Reflections)

It is once again the time of the year to honor the memory of Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him), whom Allah has sent as a mercy for the worlds. While reflecting on his tradition of mercy, I cannot but recall the words attributed to the great Prophet Jesus (peace be upon him), …

Prophet Muhammad - The Defender of Animal Rights

Prophet Muhammad - The Defender of Animal Rights

Prophet Muhammad used to prohibit injustice and oppression to animals and was much concerned with this matter. Once he entered a garden belonging to a man from the Ansar. There he found a camel, and when it saw him, it moaned and its eyes shed tears…

Mercy Stories in the Prophet's Life (20+ Hadiths)

Mercy Stories in the Prophet's Life (10+ Hadiths)

Can you define the whole message of Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) in one word? The best to do that, of course, is the One Who sent the message and Who chose the Messenger. In the Qur’an, Allah Almighty makes this brief yet crystal-clear statement: {And We have not sent you, [O …



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