What is courage?

In the name of God, Most Gracious, Most Merciful… This is amongst the most inspirational stories of the sahaba I have ever heard. We should all learn a lesson from it! Today, we give us our religion for the sake of being accepted by the society. Sisters don’t wear hijab because of what others might … Continue reading

The difference between THEM and US…

In the name of God, Most Gracious, Most Merciful… The early spread of Islam is a topic that has always been intriguing to me. The anti-Islamic media often make the claim that Islam was “spread by the sward”, by lets stop and think about that for a second. You’re telling me that in a 23 … Continue reading

Don’t be like Osama! (2 minute video)

In the name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful… I wanted to share this 2 minute clip because it shows the wisdom of our great Messenger (PBUH) and the mercy! Often time, we see Muslims criticize other Muslims and even challenge their deen and question if they are sincere. Only Allah knows what is inside … Continue reading

Don’t be fooled! Shaytaan’s go to moves…

In the name God, Most Gracious, Most Merciful… I heard my local imam talk about Shaytaan’s 6 Traps a few weeks ago and found it very intriguing… Here is something written by Ibn al-Qayyim al-Jawziyyah rahimahullaah. Traps of Iblees It is not possible to encompass one of Iblees’ evils, let alone all of them. Since … Continue reading

Jesus and the man who ate the third loaf…

In the name of God, Most Gracious, Most Merciful… I came across a great Hadith I wanted to share! It’s about our beloved Prophet Jesus (AS): Allah talks about the dunya in the Quran: What is the life of this world but play and amusement? But best is the home in the hereafter, for those … Continue reading

9/11 was a tragegy…

In the name of God, Most Gracious, Most Merciful… As always, I start my post the same way most of the chapters of the Qur’an begin… By praising the One worthy of ALL PRAISE. I wanted to share a video I came across yesterday. Before I post the video, I wanted to say a few … Continue reading

How strong is your TRUST in Allah?

In the name of God, Most Gracious, Most Merciful… When it comes to proving our faith to ourselves and to Allah, there’s no better way of doing it than by placing our trust in Allah… Or as Aisha (RA) says: …“I swear by Allah, none of you can be a true believer until his trust … Continue reading