• Archery in islam

    All praise to Him, The lord of the universe. Peace and salutations upon the last messenger of Allah; Muhammad (peace be upon him) who was sent as a mercy to mankind.   Sa’d ibn Abi Waqqas (Allah be pleased with him) narrated that the Prophet  (peace be upon him) said,”Hold on tight to archery as this is …

  • Qurbani and Udhiya

    One of the central themes of the month of Dhul-Hijjah is submission to the commandments of Allah and making sacrifices to gain closeness to him. When the prophet Ibrahim (peace be upon him) was confronted with the challenge of allegiance to his family or allegiance to Allah, he chose to submit to the almighty and …

  • Palestine

    I’m fasting. It’s time to eat and I have had no food or water for over 20 hours. I’m eating, filling myself, but I do not feel satisfied. I feel bad for eating because I know that in Palestine, people are starving. While I eat they see blood, bombings, loved ones being taken away to …

  • How to dispose of intrest moeny

    Allah all might declares war in the Holy Quran upon those who deal with interest:   “Oh you who believe, fear Allah and leave what is owed to you from usurious transactions if you are true believers. If you do not leave these usurious transactions’ then preparefor a war against Allah and His messenger.” (2:278/ …

  • Eid Mubarak

    Anas Allah be pleased with him narrates that the messenger of Allah would not leave in the morning on the day of Eid-ul-fitr without eating some dates, and he would eat an odd number of them. (Bukhari, the chapter of eating on the day of Eid-ul-fitr before leaving)   One should ideally try and eat …

  • Ramdhan

    Ramadhan is a very important month in the Islamic calendar. It is the 9th month of the Islamic calendar. Ramadhan comes from the Arabic word ‘ramadha’. Ramadha means ‘intense heat’. This is because when the Islamic months were enforced, the month of fasting came in the month of intense heat. Another reason is, much heat …

  • I have never known a pleasure, honour, nobility, nor comfort, and neither safety better than solitude and aloofness. Due to it, one is able to attain the safety and well-being of his body, religion and rank before Allah and the people. That is because those who intermingle with people, are looked down upon, as people …

  • Love of Allah

    In the Name of Allah, the most high, the most merciful.   Moulana recites durood, & also verses 9 & 10 from Surah Shams (Sun): “In the name of Allah, Most High, and Most Merciful. Success is really attained by him who purifies it (the soul). And failure is really suffered by him who pollutes …

  • A Brief Insight into Taswwuf / Tazkiyah

      Sufism, also known as tasawwuf or tazkiyyah, is a practise that involves building a close relationship with Allah through worship & remembrance, zikr.   At the heart of Sufism is sincerity of intention. It focuses on the purification of the soul & of keeping away from anything that distracts a person from the obedience, …

  • Muslim parents, WAKE UP!

    Not so long ago I was in a (so called) Muslim country. I met a person who was from the upper class citizens- I actually got to spend a lot of time with him. After my time with him my heart was left in tears and I was left shocked and shaken; not because of …


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