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I Found God in the Australian Bush

I Found God in the Australian Bush

My meditation and contemplation had an impact on me. And honestly, deep inside of me, I felt that there was this burning flame of longing for that Higher Being ready to ignite me. I found myself having thoughts about God in His role as Creator and Sustainer.

Is It Permissible to Make Sujud After Prayer?

Is It Permissible to Make Sujud After Prayer?

Wa `alaykum as-Salamu wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh. 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: However, it has not been reported, either in the Quran or in the Sunnah, that a Muslim needs to prostrate (make sujud) after …

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How Is Communicating with God Viewed in Islam?

Short Answer: In Islam, no one is authorized to mediate between God and His servants. It is enough for any wrong doer to stand alone asking Allah’s forgiveness and be sure Allah will respond. …………. Salam Dear Jaap, Thank you for this question which reveals a great deal of thoughtfulness. In fact God has always made …

Any Benefits of Muslim “Earthing” Prostration

Any Benefits of Muslim "Earthing" Prostration?

Prostration is the placement of the body in a reverentially or submissively prone position as a gesture. Typically prostration is distinguished from the lesser acts of bowing or kneeling by involving a part of the body above the knee touching the ground, especially the hands.

When You Recite These 15 Verses, Prostrate

When You Recite These 15 Verses, Prostrate

There are fifteen verses in the Quran that praise those who “prostrate to Allah.” For Muslims, showing humility to Allah in this way is what separates believers from unbelievers. When reading the verses listed below, Muslims should perform an extra prostration to show a willingness to humble themselves before Allah.

Does Raising Fingertips in Sujud Invalidate Prayer

Does Raising Fingertips in Sujud Invalidate Prayer?

Wa `alaykum as-salamu wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh. 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: Raising one’s fingertips while in sujud (prostration) doesn’t invalidate the prayer. However, a worshiper is recommended to prostrate with all sujud organs. Responding …

Thankfulness Prostration for Engagement: Bid`ah?

Prostration - The Ultimate Position of Humility

Being close to your Lord is the most beautiful virtue of sajdah. But did you know doing sujood also has an amazing impact on your body? When you go into the position of prostration, your whole body is in an active motion. When you rest your forehead on the…

Why Do We Prostrate During Prayer?

“The servant is never closer to God, Exalted is He, than when he is prostrating himself in worship.” It is related that a man once said to God’s Messenger (peace be upon him): “Pray to God that He may include me among those who enjoy your intercession…

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Why Is Sujood (Prostration) So Important?

Salam (Peace) Dear Questioner, Thank you so much for this important question and for wanting to know more about this beautiful act of worship in Islam. One Is Nearest To His Lord In Sujood Indeed sujood is one of the most beautiful, most special and most elevating acts of worship a believer can do to His …



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