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Learning True Patience as a New Muslim

Learning True Patience as a New Muslim

I was well aware that Allah’s mercy, the guidance of Islam, was the only reason I was now able to display such a self-possessed, unflappable calm as opposed to the transgressions of my impatient past. Not only had Islam satisfied my soul…

The Night - 2 Ways of Life to Choose From

The Night - 2 Ways of Life to Choose From

The Night is a short chapter towards the end of the Quran that was revealed in Makkah. It contains 21 short verses and it adds yet another dimension to the basic foundations of Islam that are found in all Makkan chapters.

Does Allah Make Mistakes? - About Islam

Does Allah Make Mistakes?

Does Allah make mistakes? Allah sent down a book to guide the mankind. He doesn’t just leave us to wander around without any guidance. Allah wants us to prosper. Does Trust in God Cure the Wounds of the Heart?

Spiritual Readiness for Ramadan

6 Steps to Get Spiritually Ready For Ramadan

Savoring the blessings of Ramadan allows us to transit into the month with spiritual zeal and excitement rather than dawdling through “obligatory” worship without understanding fully how they benefit our faith.

What Comes First, Faith Or Guidance? - About Islam

What Comes First, Faith Or Guidance?

Guidance is an important concept in our religion and it is mentioned in the Quran. But what comes first? Faith or guidance? This is very important to understand. Is Guidance a Divine Gift For the Chosen?

Praying Continually for God's Guidance

Praying Continually For God's Guidance

We see many people in society who had very humble beginnings but later achieved spectacular things. This is possible only with God’s guidance. God can convert our little steps into giant strides with His limitless knowledge. He guides the right soul to the right position.

5 Practical Steps to Understand the Quran

5 Practical Steps to Understand the Quran

I wrote an article about my journey to understanding the Quran. It was a process of years and a lot of reading, attending lectures, and studying complementary texts and a foreign language. And that journey is not even close to being over.

How Can We Be Sure That the Quran is Authentic? - About Islam

How Can We Be Sure That the Quran is Authentic?

How can we be sure that God’s words have not be changed or lost? How can we be sure that the Quran we hold in our hands today is authentic? Muslims have no doubt that Quran is exactly the same today as it was more than 1400 years ago when it was first revealed…

Guidance & Free Will: Why Didn't God Make Everyone Good

Guidance & Free Will: Why Didn't God Make Everyone Good

Do we have free will? Why didn’t God make everyone good? Why are there good people and bad people?And then in the end the bad people go to hell? How do these questions relate to the issue of human being freedom of choice and free will? Join Ustadh Fadel Soliman as he answers these puzzling …

3 Meanings of the Quran, the Book of Wisdom

3 Meanings of the Quran, the Book of Wisdom

Among the most amazing aspects is the fact that the Quran was actually a spoken word. It was spoken by the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) for over 23 years. And yet the whole book and each chapter have remarkable coherence…



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