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Know More About Your Worst Enemy

It’s true, isn’t it? You can fool a lot of people for a lot of the time. You can even fool yourself for a while. But Allah cannot be fooled. No matter how much we pretend, we cannot deceive the One Who created us. Allah knows every leaf that falls from every tree and He …

What Quran Recitation Really Mean

What Does Quran Recitation Really Mean?

Tilawah is the word that the Quran uses to describe the act of its reading. No single word in English can convey its full meaning. ‘To follow’ is the closest to its primary meaning. ‘To read’ is only secondary, for in reading too, words follow each other, one closely behind the other, in an orderly …

good day

For Ladies: Have a Good Day, the Islamic Way

A Blessed Morning Wake up in the morning with gratitude in your heart. Express gratitude that all your limbs and faculties are intact and that Allah has blessed you with another day to serve Him. You could’ve woken up with a bad headache or aches and pains but if your health is in order, give …

Is Islam a Punishment? That's What I Thought

Is Islam a Punishment? That's What I Thought

At first, I thought Islam might be some sort of punishment, because it has certain rules and regulations that I didn’t feel that I wanted to accept. I have never been a lover of pork, so giving up the eating of pig meat didn’t affect me whatsoever.

Reliance on Allah at Odds with Self-Confidence?

Reliance on Allah at Odds with Self-Confidence?

Self-confidence is borne from the Believer’s intimate knowledge and understanding that Allah is ever ready to assist those who strive and struggle in His way. Self-confidence comes from depending upon Allah and knowing that He is there to help you, protect you and shower His mercies upon you: {So he who gives [in charity] and …

Huge Reward for Small Acts: Why?

Huge Reward for Small Acts: Why?

A good number of the Prophet’s hadiths promises huge rewards for seemingly small acts of worship. For example, in one hadith the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) tells us that reciting surat Al-Ikhlas is equal to reciting one third of the Qur’an, that is, you can earn the reward of reciting the whole Qur’an in …

Bilal: Voice of Islam and Model of Servitude

Bilal: Voice of Islam and Model of Servitude

You have heard the adhan – human voices calling you to the worship of Almighty Allah, in person, online, on your adhan alarm clock and on your computer’s adhan software. You have heard the strong voice of a teenage boy, you have heard the strained voice of a gentle elderly man, and you might have yourself been inspired …

You Love Allah? Prove It!

You Love Allah? Prove It!

Do you love Allah? If you truly love him, what is the proof of your love and how do you translate this love? True love cannot be hidden; it is expressed in words and actions. It is not enough to say that we love Allah; we must also put action to it. This video by Sheikh Yaser …



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