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Why Do Muslim Women Wear the Veil?

Why Do Muslim Women Wear Hijab?

When a small piece of fabric causes such controversy and conflict, wouldn’t it be easier to remove it? Why then, under such circumstances, do Muslim women wear scarves? There are a myriad of reasons why, but the easy, one sentence answer is, because they believe…

Allah is Al-Barr - The Benevolent One

Allah is both Merciful and Generous, rewarding the least of our good deeds with a tenfold reward. He never punishes a misdeed with anything more than its merit, and He often simply pardons it. Allah is the Giver of Good.

I Thought I Married a Pious Man

I Thought I Married a Pious Man

Salam Aleikom, In this counseling video, you will learn some tips on how you can help your spouse strengthen his or her relationship with Allah and, thus, strengthen your marriage. *** Watch More: Disclaimer: The conceptualization and recommendations stated in this response are very general and purely based on the limited information provided in the question. In …

5 Ways to Achieve Piety Through Fasting

5 Ways to Achieve Piety Through Fasting

How does fasting build the character of piety according to the Islamic worldview? Let us look at some of the things that a fasting person is supposed to do, and see how they are related to the concept and spirit of piety.

Do You Have Taqwa? Take the Test!

Do You Have Taqwa? Take the Test!

The amazing thing about taqwa and this kind of selfish protection, living an examined and God conscious life, is that part of being selfish is being selfless. Because if we truly understood our own existence, we would also understand that we are inseparably linked to every human…

The Charted Path To God

The Charted Path To God

Islam came to protect individuals, and to give people a chance at a better future, and a better life in the Hereafter. But to actually benefit from this, one needs to learn how to ‘live the life’ of a Muslim. In this video, Sheikh Yasir Fahmy quickly reflects on how to remain focused on the path to …

I Am Holier Than You... Really?

"I Am Holier Than You" ... Really?

With the advent of social media, especially with religious slur-sharing and holy tweets, it is easy to fall into the trap of feeling a little holier than the next Muslim, and arguably, scholars are no more (if not more) susceptible to this mindset, as compared to “lay-Muslims”.

5 Steps Help us Increase in Piety (Video)

5 Steps Help us Increase in Piety (Video)

Fear of the Lord means living our lives with an eye to what God Almighty wants. It’s as simple as that. We don’t do bad things because we don’t want to displease Almighty God. Similarly we don’t do bad things, we don’t want to be punished. We want to enter the Paradise…



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