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Some Sixty Branches of Faith: Which One is the Best?! (Part 2/2)

Some Sixty Branches of Faith: Which One is the Best?! (Part 2/2)

“Iman (faith) is some seventy (or some sixty) branches, the highest of which is (to testify that) there is no god but Allah, and the lowest is removing (any source of) harm from the road. And modesty is a branch of Iman.” (Muslim) Editor’s note: Your time and energy are such scarce resources. A smart …

God.. Our Protector from Satan

God.. Our Protector from Satan

In his well-known book, Al-Hikam (Words of Wisdom), sheikh Ahmad Ibn `Ataa’illah As-Sakandari says: If you know that Satan is always mindful of you, don’t forget the One Who controls your fate. This word of wisdom by Ibn `Ataa’illah gives some sort of enlightenment about one of the ways of fleeing to Allah and hanging on …

Inspiring Teenager: Story of Ferdous

After hearing the news of his death, I called my Arabic teacher and told him, “Ustadh, do you remember Ferdous, the brother who I lived with for a few days in the other apartment?”He could not recall at first but then replied, “Oh you mean that brother who was constantly reciting the Quran?” Two years …

Heal Your Soul with Imams' Posts (Collection #12)

Heal Your Soul with Imams' Posts (Collection #12)

This is a new collection of inspirational and spiritual quotes from Imams and scholars. Read about the first step to study the Qur’an; why we should not be too concerned about people’s pleasure; the way to unparalleled tranquility and happiness; what sincerity to scholars entails and more. Refresh your heart and soul with these posts. …

Start with the Quran

Start with the Qur'an

I meet Muslim brothers who tell me all the bad things about a particular scholar. I ask the brother if he can read Surat Al-Fatihah. I find that he cannot even read the Quran properly, but he was able to speak about a scholar of Islam. What kind of Islam is this? When the Companions of the Prophet became Muslims, the first thing they concentrated on was Quran and how to pray.

Fight Your Depression with Surat Ad-Duha (Video)

Fight Your Depression with Surat Ad-Duha (Video)

Do you feel disconnected with Allah, feel down, feel depressed or think maybe Allah doesn’t love you anymore… feel like your du`as are not being answered? Watch this, Sheikh Tawfique gives a beautiful Tafsir of Surah Ad-Duha and shows how Allah choose the best for us. A must watch lecture for anyone looking for an …

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Ibn `Atta’: Seeking Perpetual Glory (Words of Wisdom)

In his well-known book, Al-Hikam (Words of Wisdom), sheikh Ahmad Ibn `Ataa’illah As-Sakandari says: “If you seek an unending glory, seek it not in a glory that ends.” Indeed, the glory that never ends is satisfaction and self-sufficiency beyond all worldly ways and means, by finding their Creator, Allah the Almighty Hanging on to the Almighty is …

When You Lose Sight of Allah (Illustrated)

When You Lose Sight of Allah (Illustrated)

What happens when you lose sight of the highest goal you are created to pursue; what happens when you ignore the fact that you are here on earth to be fully dedicated to Allah Almighty as He is the Master and we all are His slaves? Everyone of us has this goal pre-programmed deep in …

Being Thankful to Allah…Why It Matters

Being Thankful to Allah…Why It Matters

Each day in our salah, we repeatedly make one humble request to Allah, our Creator and Sustainer: {Guide us the Straight Way.} (Al-Fatihah 1:4) It is only by seeking and staying on the Straight Way, that we can ever hope to attain true salvation and success. What then must we do to ensure that Allah …



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