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Reverts Love for Prophet Muhammad

How Can Reverts Love the Prophet Muhammad?

I firmly believe that the love a born Muslim feels for Prophet Muhammad is vastly different to that which a revert feels, at least at the beginning of their journey as a Muslim. Born Muslims are born into a faith and a family that heavily and rightly so encourages…

The Strength Of The Ummah Is Our Sisters

The Strength Of The Ummah Is Our Sisters

Ummah comes from the word Umm and sisters are half of the Ummah and they gave birth to the other half. Therefore women are the Ummah. The strength if the Ummah is our sisters.

Celebrating Eid is Difficult for You?

Don't Feel Like Celebrating This Eid?

Well, you may have some valid reasons behind your feelings: 1- Eid Al-Adha is different from Eid Al-Fitr. Here, you did not fast for 30 days and break your fast on the day of Eid. There is no change of habits. You don’t get that happiness that accompanies your first breakfast among family and friend …

How to Deal with Different Sects of Islam?

How to Deal with Different Sects of Islam?

These differences have been with the Ummah for a thousand and four hundred years. Do you think that our hatred together will eliminate this? No. We’re going to have this. Let’s be pragmatic and realistic. These schisms and sects will remain no matter what we want.


How to Overcome Disunity of Ummah

Wa `alaykum as-Salam 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: 1- In these times of crises and afflictions facing the Muslim World here and there, every Muslim should look for …

The Muslim Ummah – United or Broken?

Can we work together for a united ummah? This is why I have written this article. And this is why About is publishing it. We want to be worthy of our beloved Prophet Muhammad’s blessings. We know that other attempts have tried and have failed or have had limited success…

Our Beloved Prophet Leads us to Unity

Our beloved Prophet Muhammad leads us to Unity, to our Creator who is Al Wahid (The unique) and Al Ahad (The one). In doing so he also leads us to unity within the ummah, among its diverse people, languages and cultures. Thus the ummah is not only a theological concept, it is our praxis, our way of life.

Nation and Nationhood: What Would Muhammad Do?

We must respect what is unique in ourselves and we must do the same for others. Prophet Muhammad is clear on this matter too, and in his final sermon he reminded us about diversity and the need for solidarity within the Islamic nation.

How Prophet Muhammad Resolved Disputes

Many a time, one or both of the disputing parties would come to the Prophet complaining about the other, and he would use impartial judgment as well as Divinely-inspired wisdom to decide which one of them was wrong and needed to apologize or compensate the other.

Get to Know Surah Al-Imran with Brother Nouman

When you get to the end of this amazing Surah, which is the Surah to recite when Muslims are in tough times, especially the ayat of what happened in Uhud, we have one of the most spiritually profound prayers in the entire Qur’an.

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