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Why Is Prophet Muhammad Mentioned in the Shahadah?

Short answer: Prophet Muhammad was living example of how to implement Islam, and by following his example, we are obeying God’s commands in the Quran. Without his revelation, the Quran, the Muslim faith would not be complete. We must embrace him as the final prophet or we are not fully embracing Islam. Salam Dear Reader, Thank …

Why Do Converts Cry while Taking Shahadah?

Why Do Converts Cry while Taking Shahadah?

These overwhelming reactions often result in tears and feelings of liberation, as if the soul has been unburdened and set free.
Those who have not experienced this emotional release have trouble understanding the deep response felt by those who repeat the Shahadah…

My Mom Embraced Islam First

My Mom Embraced Islam First

More than ten years after my mom accepted Islam, I followed her. I did not tell her at first because I did not want her to think that I did it for her. So, I checked my heart again and again whether I converted to Islam to please my mom or whether I did it solely and purely for the sake of Allah.

How To Pronounce The Shahadah?

How To Pronounce The Shahadah?

Are you thinking about accepting Islam? Do you know someone who is thinking about it? Then this is how to easily pronounce the Shahadah.

Your First 3 Practical Steps as a New Muslim

Your First 3 Practical Steps as a New Muslim

Not many people become Muslim just to say they are Muslim. People come to Islam to live Islam. And this takes learning. As you start to learn more and more about your faith, you will seek out other Muslims around you to learn from.

Does Making Shahadah Need Witnesses

New Muslims: Does Making Shahadah Need Witnesses?

In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: Making Shahadah in presence of witnesses is not an essential condition, though it is preferable to put the official arrangements in order. Islam, as a matter of fact, lays …

Eager Convert to Islam

What is Your Best Advice for a New Eager Convert to Islam?

Short Answer: One of the women at the mosque where I converted told me: “Take it slow. Your Islam should be like a ladder. Climb it one step at a time. If you try to leap to the top, you will fall.” Also, take good care of yourself, find a good support system for new Muslims, …

“No Alcohol” Attracted Me to Islam

“No Alcohol” Attracted Me to Islam

You have to understand. I didn’t deserve this kindness. I had spewed some mean things about Islam and here was this person that extended a hand I so-desperately needed. This action changed the course of my life…



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