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From Rabbi to Sheikh (Story)

From Rabbi to Sheikh (Story)

A beautiful and inspiring story of a Rabbi who lived in Madinah during the time of the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him). `Abdullah ibn Salam (may Allah be pleased with him) was an esteemed Jewish scholar who had a high status among his Jewish community. He knew that a Prophet was due to …

I Did Not Choose Islam, God Had A Plan For Me

I Did Not Choose Islam, God Had A Plan For Me

My journey to Islam actually began in January 2012 when I left the PhD program and decided to go to India for Ayurvedic treatment. I was offered two centers to go to, one was very traditional, simple, and the other was more of a resort with swimming…

I Wanted to Bring a Friend to Christianity

I Wanted to Bring a Friend to Christianity, Allah Guided Me to Him

I never went on like a journey to find the truth because being raised in the church as firmly as I had been I always assumed that I was upon it already. So what actually happened was that there was another revert brother that I went to school with, we were pretty good friends at the time.

My Story How I Started to Wear the Hijab

Hijab is an Act of Worship - How I Came to Love it

The hijab has been a journey for me. On a daily basis I am understanding and reminded what the hijab means for me. One of the challenges was to accept wearing it in the first place. I rebelled against it for a variety of reasons, (societal standards of beauty…

Khadijah - The Best Woman

Story of Khadijah: The First Woman to Accept Islam

The successful birth of Islam and the Muslim nation was due in part to the determination of Khadijah, the woman who was the first person to accept Muhammad as a Prophet of God and was later given the title the Mother of the Believers. Khadijah was born in Makkah…

Allah Reveals an Entire Chapter Because of This Woman

Allah Reveals an Entire Chapter Because of This Woman

The story is about a very special woman, her name is Khawlah bint Tha’labah. Khawlah bint Tha’labah tells her story. She says that: My husband, Al-Aws ibn Samit, was older than me and he had a really bad temper, so he used to constantly be verbally abusive with me…

Isn’t it Time to Repent? An Inspiring Story

Isn’t it Time to Repent? An Inspiring Story

The story goes that one day Al-Fudayl was climbing a wall, either to meet the woman or to watch a caravan and plan a robbery when he heard verse 16 of chapter 57 being recited. It was as if God was speaking directly to him and asking “isn’t it about time…

Visiting a Mosque Helped Me Discover Islam

Visiting a Mosque Helped Me Discover Islam

Over the following months, I attended my classes and, improved by knowledge of Islam, slowly I was falling in love. Through my contacts at the mosque, I managed to get acquainted with other Islamic circles, in particular the Islamic societies at the two local universities.

Story of the 3 Companions Punished by God

Story of the 3 Companions Punished by God

These three were among those who came to the Prophet Muhammad to present their excuses for staying behind. More than eighty of them were hypocrites, who put forward lame excuses and the Prophet accepted these and let them go.

Lessons From the Story of 3 Men Trapped in a Cave

Lessons From the Story of 3 Men Trapped in a Cave

The three men in the story relied on the help of Allah. They were not great men and they were sinners like you and me. They were in in trouble but they did not lose hope in the Mercy of Allah. And they knew that if they prayed to Allah, Allah’s help would definitely come.



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