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"And We Created You in Pairs"; How Does This Explain Failed Marriages?

"And We Created You in Pairs"; How Does This Explain Failed Marriages?

In this counseling video, you will learn: • We are responsible for our choices • Do not ignore the red flags • Chemical attraction cannot be the only factor you base your marriage on • Look for common values and believes • Learn from your mistakes • Marriage and divorce are parts of the reality of life …

Whenever I Plan Something, The Opposite Happens; Why?

Whenever I Plan Something, The Opposite Happens; Why?

In this counseling answer: • Instead of worrying about whether you win or lose, be focused on having fun and enjoying the opportunity to take part. • Your experiences may be quite frustrating, especially as it seems to be happening a lot. However, a simple change of perspective in the matter generally will help you …

Good & Evil

Do Good and Evil Both Come from Allah?

Short Answer: The foreknowledge of Allah is different from predestination. “All good that comes to man and all evil that befalls him flow originally from Allah’s will: that is, everything is from Allah. When man uses his free will and makes a wrong choice out of several available options, evil follows. We should remember that evil …

All About Last 10 Days of Ramadan and Night of Qadr

All About Last 10 Days of Ramadan and Night of Qadr

The upcoming 10 nights are the holiest in the year. In one hadith, `A’ishah, the wife of the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) tells us about the Prophet’s special preparation for this highly blessed period and how he used to spend his time during it.

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Divorce: God's Will or A Result of Our Own Actions?

Short Answer: Divorce is a result of our free will as human beings. We choose to leave our spouses or they choose to leave us for their own reasons. Although Allah knew before you were even born that you would marry this person and divorce them, too, it cannot be said that he made the divorce happen: …

Soulmates

Did God Create Each Of Us With A "Soulmate"?

Short Answer:  Asalamu Alaikum, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. Dr. Shabir Ally addresses this question in the video below: Transcript: Aisha Khaja: Dr. Shabir, the question today is about soulmates. How is the concept of soulmates viewed in Islam? And can one’s soulmate change? Dr. Shabir Ally: Well, some people take the view …

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Why Punish Disbelievers If They Are Pre-Destined for Hell?

Salam Alaykum and thank you for your question. The concept of free will and predestination has been one that has confused people of Abrahamic religions for quite some time! However, Islam has clear determinations about predestination and free will.  It is important to consider three separate concepts when examining free will and predestination. We must …

Change Destiny

Can Prayer Change Destiny?

Asalamu Alaikum, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. Dr. Shabir Ally, from Let The Quran Speak, addresses this question in the video below: Transcript: Aisha Khaja: So, Dr. Shabir, the question that we have today is how can one ask God to change one’s destiny when we should actually be satisfied with God’s …



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