• 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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  • Become a beliver

    Why don’t we devote ourselves entirely to Islam? Why do we not become practicing Muslims with totality? Why do we have to bring into our lives the western cultures that hideously keep us distant from our faith?   It’s a shame that in this day and age two particular groups of people have come into …

  • The Islamic Turban

    With regards to the tail of the turban and where it should be left to hang, many styles have been reported from the messenger of Allah peace be upon him and his companions, may Allah be pleased with them.   1. Between the shoulder blades. The most common and authentic style is to let the …

  • How to keep heart clean

    Why is jealousy so prevalent? Why is hatred so predominant? Why is there so much friction between families? Why is such evil rife amongst us? Why have we lost our family values? Or most of all, why have we lost our Islamic values? The simple answer to these questions is lack of cleanliness of our …


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