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A mu’min is recognized by his good character

Rasulullah (SAW) said, “Allah is Kind and He loves kindness. Kindness is not to be found in anything but that it adds to its beauty.” (Sahih Muslim) Always stay clear of causing distress to the heart of another being as this will lead to loss of blessings in your life. Imam Thanwi (Allah grant him mercy) writes about an incident …

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Rajab, First Sacred Month: Time for Peace

Ramadan is so special for Muslims that we should avail of every opportunity to make the most of it. Having such a love of Ramadan and recognizing its blessings, it is said that the Companions of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) used to spend six months preparing for Ramadan and the rest of the year thanking Allah for its …

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Remembering Allah Goes Beyond Repeating His Name

A believer’s heart should always be filled with the remembrance of Allah. Forgetfulness and negligence are the main weaknesses of human beings. The only remedy is that the believer should develop God-consciousness and be constantly aware that Almighty Allah watches him.All acts of worship aim at drawing man closer to Allah. The Qur’an says, {Establish prayers for My remembrance} (Ta-Ha 20:14). …

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How to get rid of the gossip disease

Let’s face it, we live in a society that promotes, distributes, and thrives on gossip. It fuels our economy, provides us a seemingly endless supply of fodder for conversation, and can liven up even the most boring workplace—listen in on the crowd around your office water cooler next time they gather. Every single day there are endless and often up-to-the-minute …

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Near-Death Experiences: An Islamic Perspective

Is it metaphysics? Is it supernatural? Is it pseudoscience? Is it real? Is it a sum of psychological hallucinations or a physiological disorder or both? Could it fall under the category of the phenomena studied by the field of Parapsychology? All these are questions that are raised just by mentioning “Near-Death Experiences” (NDE). NDE is a widespread documented phenomenon that …

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Protect Allah, Allah Will Protect You

Ibn Rajab on the Protection of Allāh In His Book, Allāh (subḥānahu wa taʿālā) has informed us that He is the Protector of the believers and that He protects the righteous; subsumed by this is the fact that He safeguards what is good for them both in this life and the Hereafter, and that He will not abandon them to …

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Protecting the Muslim Marriage

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Protecting the Muslim MarriageIn the first article in this new series, we discussed the importance of the topic of marriage and divorce that so many of us belittle or neglect until we run into problems. We were reminded that any remedy for the conscious attempt by shaytan and his allies …

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Let Allah judge your marital disputes

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Protecting the Muslim MarriageIn this series we have been discussing the importance of the topic of marriage and divorce that so many of us belittle or neglect until we run into problems. We were reminded that any remedy for the conscious attempt by shaytan and his allies to dismantle the …

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A Few Words about Allah

“Allah” is a special word. It indicates the only entity in existence Who truly possesses the qualities of divinity and lordship. This name belongs to Him alone. No one else shares it. It can never be used as a name for anyone else. No one else can claim it for himself. “Allah” is the proper name of the only one …

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Man-God Relationship

To understand the essence of the Shari`ah, one must understand the relationship between man and God that Islam lays down. There is no god but one God and Muhammad is the Prophet of God: this simple sentence is the bedrock of the Islamic creed. God is the Creator; to Him alone therefore belongs the kingdom and He is the only sovereign: …

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