Published on 2013-05-08 10:36:59
"This is the creation of ALLAH. Now show me what others beside HIM have created. Nay, but the wrongdoers are in manifest error."
Published on 2013-04-25 10:15:08
Abdullah ibn Amr ibn al-Asr, narrated that the Apostle of Allah (peace be upon him) said,
“Command your children to make salah when they become seven years old…” Abu Dawud
This does not mean that parents can only start teaching their chil
Published on 2013-04-21 10:30:21
This article serves as a reminder both to myself and to Productive Muslim followers of the need to master time and make the most of our journey through dunya. The following hadith shows us how important this is, and in fact the importance placed upon
Published on 2013-04-12 09:48:27
Subahanallah, In this picture, we can see how the parents taking care of its baby. The mother is helping to pull the baby UP, the Father is trying to push the baby UP!
Today most of the Human parents are busy with their own life, the child is neglec
Published on 2013-04-08 11:22:48
A doctor entered the hospital in hurry after being called in for an urgent surgery. He answered the call asap, changed his clothes & went directly to the surgery block. He found the boy’s father pacing in the hall waiting for the doctor. On seeing
Published on 2013-03-08 10:16:17
”..it may be that you dislike a thing which is good for you and that you like a thing which is bad for you. Allâh knows but you do not know.” [Qu’ran 2:216]
Published on 2013-03-05 07:41:53
Islam gives guidance about all aspects of life, including matters of public decency. Islam has no fixed standard as to the style of dress or type of clothing that Muslims must wear. However, some minimum requirements must be met.
Islam has two sou
Published on 2013-02-26 05:13:07
Dr Millar, one of the mathematics scientists who converted to Islam, amazed me with his observation when he tried to read the Quran expecting that he would read things concerning the Prophet’s wife, his companions or a story about his life. Instead
Published on 2013-02-23 09:18:12
The Messenger of Allah (sal Allahu alaihi wa sallam) said: “Allah (subhana wa ta’ala) does not accept the prayer which is performed without purity.” [Muslim]
The people of a suburb of Madeenah, Quba, were very particular in cleanliness for p
Published on 2013-02-22 07:58:59
She is the one who walks down the street
Looking at nothing else but her feet
Covered from head to toe
Ignoring the hateful stares as she goes
Not like those who are a mess
With parts of thier skin showing
However this Musli
Published on 2013-02-19 22:04:06
Spend (in charity), out of what We have granted you, lest death comes to any of you and (remorsefully) he says, “My Lord, if only you grant me an extension, (a little more time), I would give (my wealth in) charity; and I would be righteous!” [Qu
Published on 2013-02-19 20:44:04
At the root of our actions and thoughts, is our Iman. What we do, who we are and how life is going for us has a deep connection with the level of our Iman. Other than La Ilaha Illallah, how much do we nourish our Iman?
5 Reasons Why We Should Take
Published on 2013-02-14 23:24:36
The Messenger of Allah (sal Allahu alaihi wa sallam) said: “The most perfect among the Mumineen in Emaan are those with the best character and the best among you are those whose character with their wives is best.” [Mishkaat]
We learn from thi
Published on 2013-02-12 02:51:10
There was an old man who would come out every morning on the steps of his front porch, raise his arms to the sky, and shout, "Praise be to God!"
One day an atheist moved into the house next door. Over time, he became irritated at the little old ma
Published on 2013-02-10 21:46:35
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A Muslim wrote a letter to the editor of the Jammat newspaper and complained that it made no sense to go to Mosque every Friday.
"I've gone for 30 years now," he wrote, "and in that time I have heard something like 3,000 sermons. But for the life of
Published on 2013-02-08 09:27:24
The Day Angel Israfil blows the trumpet of light
The day full of astonishing sight
Everything trembled by the fright of Allah’s might
Blazing fire holding the fierce heat intensely tight
With the Garden of Paradise drawn extremely nigh
Published on 2013-02-07 22:15:31
If you engage with Interest based bank loans, you will end up as a bank's slave.
"O you who believe ! fear ALLAH and give up what remains of interest, if you are truly believers." #Quran 2:278
Published on 2013-02-05 21:09:24
The Messenger of Allah (sal Allahu alaihi wa sallam) said: “On the Day
of Qiyaamah Allah Ta’ala will say, ‘Let that person stand who has a
right over Me.’ None beside those will stand who forgave the faults of
others in the world.” [Rooh
Published on 2013-02-04 09:00:31
The study co-author Simon Lee of the University of Nottingham in the U.K say”It's a promising new lead. We are looking in an unusual place, and to my knowledge no one else is looking there". "That's what we need in terms of finding new antibiotics,
Published on 2013-02-03 07:53:05
I am Israel- I came to a land without a people for a people without a land. Those people who happened to be here, had no right to be here, and my people showed them
Published on 2013-02-01 20:56:36
At present there are numerous sects in the Ummah. The followers of every sect believe themselves to be on the true path and rejoice in their respective outlooks on Islam. As far as madhab and actions are concerned every sect is quite different from a
Published on 2013-01-31 10:59:22
From the moment man opens his eyes to this world a great order surrounds him.
Published on 2013-01-29 22:37:09
In today's times, most people tend to be careless about avoiding the harms of the tongue, which are widespread among the people. The following are some of the most common harms:
Talking about what does not concern you:
This is a common practice, ev
Published on 2013-01-26 23:50:03
The extent to which human ignorance can be regarded as excuse to exempt a person from sin and accountability in matters of Islamic Law is a matter that scholars have explored in depth. It is also matter about which they have expressed widely divergen
Published on 2013-01-20 09:22:35
The Prophet (sal Allahu alaihi wa sallam) said: “When Allah loves someone then He tests him: as for whoever is content – Allah will be pleased with him; and as for whoever is discontented – Allah will be displeased with him.” [As-Suyuti; al-J
Published on 2013-01-15 21:53:32
The following incident took place when Muhammad Ali's daughters arrived at his home wearing clothes that were not modest. Here is the story as told by one of his daughters:
When we finally arrived, the chauffeur escorted my younger sister, Laila,
Published on 2013-01-13 23:18:28
Umm Salamah (Radhi Allaahu anha) narrated that the Prophet (pbuh) used to say after the dawn prayer,
Published on 2013-01-06 05:22:21
Capitalism, the system
Published on 2013-01-01 07:39:32
The Prophet (Sallallahu Alayhi wa Sallam) said,
Published on 2012-12-23 19:41:09
1) When you see a person who has been given more than you in money and beauty, look to those, who have been given less.
2) A Muslim who meets with others and shares their burdens is better than one who lives a life of seclusion and contemplation.
Published on 2012-12-22 20:16:59
As a daughter:
(1) The Qur’an ended the cruel practice of female infanticide, which was before Islam. Allah has said: “And when the female (infant) buried alive (as the pagan Arabs use to do) is questioned: For what sin was she killed.” (Quran
Published on 2012-12-20 20:08:29
How nice it would be if the people keep thinking "the next moment is my end" the world would be a better place to live.
Published on 2012-12-15 09:38:53
The Prophet (sal Allahu alaihi wa sallam) said: “The glance is a poisoned arrow of Shaitaan. Whoever lowers his gaze for Allah, He will bestow upon him a refreshing sweetness which he will find in his heart
Published on 2012-12-11 05:59:42
Children are easily influenced by their surroundings. These days, it is extremely difficult to expose our children to an ideal Islamic environment given the influences from media, friends and even other members of the family.
With television, radio,
Published on 2012-12-09 02:58:24
we see the beautiful monuments man made of bricks and stones, we love to see
take pictures and make memories! Nevertheless, nobody cares to turn back and
look the alive man begging struggling for life! Moreover, never think that we
will be quest
Published on 2012-11-25 07:34:53
Prayer, which is an important connection with Almighty Allah, is demanding in the sense that we demonstrate
Published on 2012-11-18 10:43:49
No matter how productive or positive a person is, they can face a temporary “inability-to-be-productive-error” which makes us indulge in many common social mistakes such as not wanting to maintain good relations with people around us.
It was n
Published on 2012-11-16 10:12:38
Paris Square covered by Muslims and non-Muslims who have chosen this way to protest Israel holocaust in Gaza.
Story of Jerusalem
30 Little Known Facts About Israel
Published on 2012-11-12 02:30:34
Did You Know...?
The heart beats 2 1/2 billion times during a person's life?
Arteries, vessels & capillaries would reach 100 thousand miles if stretched out end to end?
On average, the heart pumps 75 gallons of blood an hour for a lifetime of 70 pl
Published on 2012-11-11 01:30:54
Islam calls to LA ILLAHA ILLALLAH (There is no deity but God)
It doesn't call to Nationalism.
Yes we have tribes and Allah, Almighty has beautifully described the reason for tribes and groups of people -
"O mankind! We created you from a sin
Published on 2012-11-08 09:20:45
As human beings, we have an innate sense of morality. No matter what religion, race or colour we are, certain qualities serve as the moral standard.
We admire justice, bravery, honesty and compassion. Also, we abhor those who demonstrate treachery
Published on 2012-11-07 07:44:37
It’s a classic movie scene, almost cliche: a grown child leaving home as his parents standby watching. The mother, usually weeping, is being consoled by her husband. Today's children think that it was the parents who were losing in these situations
Published on 2012-11-06 10:11:56
The Messenger of Allah (sal Allahu alaihi wa sallam) said: “Undoubtedly, Allah loves those rulers who keep the company of scholars (Ulama) and He hates those scholars who maintain ties with rulers. Because when scholars frequent the rulers then the
Published on 2012-11-01 07:58:58
God has granted intellect to human beings. The intellect entails responsibility. The more intellect a person has the more he/she is responsible.
When the intellect is missing, the responsibility is also not there. Little children are not held resp
Published on 2012-10-28 20:28:49
The Messenger of Allah (sal Allahu alaihi wa sallam) said: “When the son of Adam wakes up in the morning, all of his body parts humble themselves in front of the tongue and say, ‘Fear Allah with regards to our rights! Our wellbeing depends on you. If you remain upright, so shall we. If you become crooked, so shall we.’” [Ahmad]
We have been warned against uttering something callously without contemplating its consequences.
How many women have been divorced by their husbands merely [..]
Published on 2012-10-27 20:31:50
Sunan of 'Eid-ul-Adha
The word ‘Eid according to the Arabic language refers to a day which returns and in which the people gather.
Actions on the day of ‘Eid:
1. The Takbeeraat. This is done from the night before the ‘Eid prayer (from Sunset). It must be known that there is nothing authentic from the Prophet (sallAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) concerning the manner in which it is done.
However, it is narrated that both Ibn Mas’uud and Ibn ‘Abbas (radhiAllahu ‘anhu) did the Takbeer [..]
Published on 2012-10-24 01:37:38
When an old man died in the geriatric ward of a nursing home in an Australian country town, it was believed that he had nothing left of any value.
Later, when the nurses were going through his meager possessions, They found this poem. Its quality and content so impressed the staff that copies were made and distributed to every nurse in the hospital.
One nurse took her copy to Melbourne. The old man's sole bequest to posterity has since appeared in the Christmas editions of magazines around the [..]
Published on 2012-10-21 12:06:02
It is related that when Prophet Dawud (AS) supplicated, he would say, “Oh Allah, the One who provides sustenance for baby crow in it's nest….”
When the crow chick first hatches from it's egg, it appears white (and featherless). Hence, the (parent) crow does not recognize the chick and due to the difference between their colors, he abandons it. Out of His Generosity, Allah then sends to it a type of worm that is attracted to the smell of it's beak and crawls over it. The chick devours it [..]
Published on 2012-10-14 11:11:11
When that time comes, it is too late,
To take back all those words of hate.
To reflect on all the things you did wrong,
To wish you hadn't listened to that last song.
Death can catch us all by surprise,
Remember that the next time you tell your lies.
Remember that the next time you're at the club,
Or when you eat meat from Mr.Sub.
Is this how you want to be resurrected on Judgement Day?
Being brought up to your Lord in such a shameful way?
No one is garunteed to live until to [..]
Published on 2012-10-12 22:45:14
We, as his followers of prophet Muhammad (pbuh), have the easy part which is to seek and adopt his gentle qualities and high moral standards into daily practice - The Prophet's Mosque in Madinah
Published on 2012-10-09 11:24:56
Allah says, "That they may witness things that are of benefit to them" [Quran 22:28]. The benefits of Hajj are both worldly and religious (spiritual). With regards to the religious benefits, the one who goes for Hajj earns the pleasure of his Lord and comes back with all his sins forgiven. He also earns immense reward that he cannot earn in any other place; one prayer in the Sacred Mosque in Makkah, for instance, is equal to a hundred thousand prayers elsewhere, and Tawaf (circumambulation of th [..]
Published on 2012-10-07 05:42:51
The Messenger of Allah (sal Allahu alaihi wa sallam) said: “Inquire after your relatives so that you can perform Silah Rehmi. Without doubt Silah Rehmi creates love among relatives, abundance in wealth, and increase in
Published on 2012-10-06 11:57:43
Published on 2012-10-04 22:54:07
Allah tells us in the Quran that as far as He is concerned the count of months is twelve (9:36) and that it has been that way since He created the Earth. He tells us that four of the twelve months are sacred and that we shall not wrong our souls by fighting during these Sacred Months.
The Sacred Months have been tampered with and alternated by those who do not truly follow the word of God, the Quran (9:37), the four Sacred Months are Zhul-Hijja, Muharram, Safar, and Rabi I ( [..]
Published on 2012-10-03 11:32:37
Why is it that when the Muslims of the 21st century hear that there has been an earthquake in Indonesia, Pakistan or a Tsunami along the borders of Asia but do not feel pained? When they hear of such atrocities or sufferings happening to their beloved Muslim brothers and sisters across the world there is no shared grief or significant compassion? Why is it that today when we hear that our Muslim brothers and sisters around the world are being tortured mercilessly, their land and
Published on 2012-10-02 00:55:41
Companion was riding behind the Prophet (sal Allahu alaihi wa sallam) when his mount stumbled, so he said: “May Allah destroy Shaitaan.” The Prophet (sal Allahu alaihi wa sallam) said: “Do not say this, for it makes Shaitaan grow in stature so much that he becomes as great as a house. Say, ‘In the name of Allah,’ for this makes him as insignificant as a fly.” [Abu Dawud]
Shaitaan’s shrinking happens as a result of the blessing of saying “In the name of Allah.”
A scholar w [..]
Published on 2012-10-01 20:14:16
Philip Khuri Hitti (1886 - 1978)
Each and every aspects, not only what he said but also what was his posture when he said that is also available to us today, even after 14 centuries. No one till to date is able to point a better person than him to follow. He was the best of the human being who said "Follow Me".
Even his worst enemies never called him a liar, they said "O Muhammad, we do not call you liar, But we deny "Him" who has given you a "Book" (Quran) and inspired you with a "Message"
Published on 2012-10-01 11:32:35
Allah (God) Almighty, is most merciful and compassionate, without any doubt. Yet his actions can not be fully comprehended by our incompetent minds. What simplifies this issue is that we all agree that Allah is fair, just, wise and knowing. That means whatever he-Almighty- does, is with a legitimate purpose although we may not be able to understand, just why.
Published on 2012-09-29 23:25:50
"Say (O Muhammad SAW): "Come, I will recite what your Lord has prohibited you from: Join not anything in worship with Him; be good and dutiful to your parents; kill not your children because of poverty - We provide sustenance for you and for them; come not near to Al-Fawahish (shameful sins, illegal sexual intercourse, etc.) whether committed openly or secretly, and kill not anyone whom Allah has forbidden, except for a just cause (according to Islamic law). This He has commanded you that you ma [..]
Published on 2012-09-29 01:33:00
This article was published on 'The Guardian' 17th
Published on 2012-09-27 06:49:00
The Prophet (sal Allahu alaihi wa sallam) taught us to ask Allah: “O Allah! Make my heart such that it hopes only from You and remove from it any expectations from anyone other than You, so that I don’t hope for anything from anyone other than You.” [Tareekh al-Khulafa lil-Suyooti]
“Allah” is a personal pronoun which means “that entity which possesses all the perfect attributes and is free of all defects.”
I should work on my heart so that it hopes for good only from Allah (a [..]
Published on 2012-09-25 03:13:23
Adhan a miracle? Yes!
*Amazing as it sounds, but fortunately, for the Muslims of the world, it is* an established fact.
Published on 2012-09-19 03:59:58
Islam completes the long chain of guidance from God to humanity. Meticulously preserved and thoroughly documented, Islam’s message has a familiar resonance, owing to its shared history and common values, with Abrahamic religions. Additionally, Islam reiterates a return to basic principles of faith: belief in one God, righteous living, and faith in the afterlife. This brochure introduces the central themes of Islam and its core components – with a special focus on our purpose in life and the [..]
Published on 2012-09-12 12:21:10
The Messenger of Allah (sal Allahu alaihi wa sallam) said: “O Umar! You are a strong person. Do not jostle through the crowds to reach the black stone lest you injure the weak. If you find an opening, then touch it, otherwise simply face it and utter Tahleel and Takbeer (laa ilaaha illallaah and Allaahu akbar).” [Musnad Ahmad]
On one occasion the Prophet (sal Allahu alaihi was a sallam) noticed that Umar (radi Allahu anhu) was making Tawaf around the Kaabah and as he wished to touch the b [..]
Published on 2012-09-10 20:28:32
Q. Do you claim that Islam is a religion of PEACE?
A. Of course. The very name “Islam” means PEACE.
Q. Then how is it that there have been so many wars in Islamic history?
A. Islam seeks global peace. But vested interests place hurdles in this way. So Islam has to fight to remove these hurdles. It is a sort of defensive offensive, not a war in the usual sense.
“They (infidels) wish to extinguish Allah’s Light with blowing their breath. And Allah shall (in any case) bring His [..]
Published on 2012-09-09 12:01:58
There were only 15 minutes left before Salat-ul Isha.
He quickly made Wudhu and performed Salat-ul Maghrib.
While making Tasbih, he again remembered his grandmother and was embarrassed by how he had prayed.
His grandmother prayed with such tranquillity and peace.
He began making Dua and went down to make Sajdah and stayed like that
Published on 2012-09-08 12:44:32
The Prophet states in a Hadith: “There are two blessings in which most people are in great loss: good health and free time.” Most unfortunate is he who does not recognize these blessings and bounties and is not thankful for them.
Many of us have had or have good health and free time. However how many of us can answer with a true heart that we used these two blessings the way that they are meant to be used or have showed appreciation towards the Almighty the way we should have?
The Al [..]
Published on 2012-09-03 21:57:42
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This world where in
is a cage more like a zoo we live in
we should be a hive that thrives to make honey and work as a team
but we kill our selves each year and point
Published on 2012-08-21 11:58:45
Let's spread Rasoolullah's (pbuh) words around the globe, update your status on social media
Moderation is one of the attributes of prophethood (Tirmizi).
One who believes in Allah and the life Hereafter must avoid sitting around a table where alcohol is being served (Hakim).
Calling bad names to a believer is sin and fighting with him is tantamount to disbelief (Bukhari).
Good company is better than seclusion and seclusion is better than bad company (Nisai).
One who controls his tongue [..]
Published on 2012-08-12 09:56:05
The Prophet (صلى الله عليه وسلم) said: "Fear Allah and treat all your children fairly." (Book -Muslim)
Treat Your Children Fairly So That They Can Treat Their Future Children Fairly ! And Good Parents Are The Best Example For Their Children !
Published on 2012-08-09 09:38:27
Zakat occupies an important position in Islamic law and the Islamic social system. It is not given as a favour nor as a gift but is rather as a duty where the amount is calculated in accordance with divine instruction. It is a major Islamic duty either given by the individual or collected by the state in order to fulfill a particular social service. The one who gives it does not hold favour for doing so, and the beneficiary does not have to beg for it; the Islamic social system could never be ba [..]
Published on 2012-07-31 20:10:34
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FASTING—from dawn to dusk—is an act of worship done for Allah. The ‘Abd draws closer to His Lord by staying away from things he loves and desires like food, drink and sex. As a result, he achieves a sense of truthfulness in faith and completeness in his servitude to Allah, thereby increasing his love for Allah and longing for the reward Allah has prepared for His true slaves.
This is because the person who fasts gives up what he likes and desires only for the sake of something that is m [..]
Published on 2012-07-17 10:10:54
1. Ask Allah to enable you to reach Ramadan and to get the most out of it as the Salaf (early generation of pious people) used to do.
2. Intend to fast every day with Iman and pure intention seeking the reward from Allah alone. The Prophet peace be upon him said, “Whoever fasts in Ramadan with Iman and seeking reward (from Allah) his past sins will be forgiven”. (Bukhari)
3. Read the whole Qur’an at least once as the Prophet peace be upon him did.
4. Have Suhoor as the Prophet peace be [..]
Published on 2012-07-15 12:40:41
The earth rotates on its axis at one thousand miles an hour; if it turned at one hundred miles an hour, our days and nights would be ten times as long as now, and the hot sun would then burn up our vegetation during each long day, while in the long night any surviving sprout would freeze.
Again, the sun, source of our life, has a surface temperature of 12,000 degrees Fahrenheit, and our earth is, just far enough away so that this 'eternal fire" warms us just enough and not too much! If the su [..]
Published on 2012-07-12 07:24:56
It’s only a few dayss away
I can’t wait
The coming of the new moon
And the best month of the year
I hope I’m alive
Although I’m young
There’s no guarantee
That I’ll be here next month
And silently praying
For a chance
Last year I tried
To improve and change
Leave the bad habits
The drinking, womanising
Drugs and clubbing
Managed it for 30 days
But on Eid I went to a rave
I g [..]
Published on 2012-07-10 01:44:01
As the blessed month of Ramadhan approaches, we need to prepare for it in such a way that we can gain the maximum benefit of this month. For many, Ramadhan comes and goes. However, very few people actually benefit from this great month. Our teachers advise us to live the whole year as if we are in the month of Ramadhan. This magnanimous achievement can only be attained when the actual month of Ramadhan is spent properly. In order to acquire a droplet of the reality mentioned above, Insha Allah, [..]
Published on 2012-07-09 12:44:29
TAWAF is performed anti clockwise.
Worshipping Allah in one direction. Praising Allah in one direction.
When we revolve around the Ka’aba we are orbiting in the same direction as
Published on 2012-07-08 20:24:13
Mankind was one nation, believing in Tawheed (Monotheism)
Published on 2012-07-07 07:48:06
Two people related by Faith should use the expression of peace and security to address each other. Thus Islam taught Muslims to say Assalamu ‘alaykum (meaning ‘Peace be upon you’) and replaced all other forms of greeting.
In this small greeting is hidden an excellent and comprehensive prayer, kindness and affection for the young, and respect and attention for the elders.
Almighty Allah employs the same greeting in the Glorious Qur’an to address His beloved Prophets as a mark of [..]
Published on 2012-07-02 22:46:53
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It is narrated by Sayyiduna Abdullah bin Umar that the Holy Prophet (sallallahu alayhi wa sallam) said:
"When the belly of Makkah will be cleft open and through it will be dug out river-like passages (i.e. tunnels) and the buildings of the Holy City of Makkah will rise higher than its mountains, when you observe these signs, then understand that the time of trial is near at hand.”
The ahadith (narrations of the Prophet, sallallahu alayhi wa sallam) are pearls of guidance and advice tha [..]
Published on 2012-06-27 12:06:54
Allah has decreed that, in this life, hardships and disasters strike both believers and non-believers. For a non-believer, they are inconveniences that hinder him from proceeding with his normal involvement in the worldly life. For a believer, on the other hand, they are instances of rest and remembrance, tests that promise great rewards, and indications of atonement and expiation of sins.
Published on 2012-06-25 12:00:37
“And among His signs is that He created for you mates from among yourselves that you may dwell in tranquility with them, and He has put love and mercy between you; verily, in that are signs for people who reflect.”
Published on 2012-06-20 04:17:26
One day of the many days
There was a man traveling on a trip with his Wife and Kids
And on the way he met someone standing in the roadway
So he asked him: Who are you?
Published on 2012-06-18 12:58:25
It is a common complaint among some non-Muslims that Islam would not have millions of adherents all over the world, if it had not been spread by the use of force. The following points will make it clear, that far from being spread by the sword, it was the inherent force of truth, reason and logic that was responsible for the rapid spread of Islam.
1. Islam means peace.Islam comes from the root word ‘salaam’, which means peace. It also means submitting one’s will to Allah (swt). Thus I [..]
Published on 2012-06-17 11:46:56
Wealth = Happiness? "Feed the greed" or control the greed? Where is the satisfaction in life? How do I attain the inner peace of the heart and soul?
Truly the world today is suffering from a terrible illness, a disease, a sickness. This disease and sickness is effecting all of us. It is the sickness of a philosophy, an ideology, that is permeating almost every single aspect of our existence. It is destroying us individually, it is destroying our families, it is destroying our societies, and it [..]
Published on 2012-06-16 09:39:15
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Islam has enjoined upon the husband duties towards his wife, and vice versa, and among these duties are some which are shared by both husband and wife.
We will mention some of the texts of the Qur'aan and Hadeeth which have to do with the duties of the spouses towards one another, quoting also from the commentaries and views of the scholars.
The rights of the wife which are hers alone:
The wife has financial rights over her husband, which are the dowry (mahr), spending and [..]
Published on 2012-06-05 12:32:11
Note: "Proving" God exists is really not our purpose. We are only interested in providing clear statements based on facts and logic and then allow the individual decide for themselves who they would like to believe. There have always been people who believed in the existence of God and there have always been those who have denied in His existence. We must realize there are those who will never believe no matter how much proof or evidence we produce. The reason is some people don't want to believ [..]
Published on 2012-05-21 04:28:26
The Sunnah of Prophet Muhammad is the second revealed source of Islam.
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She was the chief reporter of the Sunday Express at the time, having spent nearly 10 years in Fleet Street working for several newspapers including The Sunday Times, The Observer, Daily Mirror, the News of the World and Independent on Sunday. Ridley set out as a regional journalist more than 35 years ago in her native North East. She has also worked as a broadcaster, producer and presenter on programmes for BBC TV and radio, CNN, ITN and Carlton TV travelling to Afghanistan, Iraq and Palestine. [..]
Published on 2012-05-04 11:44:23
The earth is mentioned in the Quran about 450 times! The Quran devotes many verses to the signs of God on the earth. Because we live on this planet, we are supposed to look for signs of its Creator. Also, scientists know about our beautiful planet more than any other object in the universe. They are on hand to experiment directly, to interpret the evidences and to draw conclusions. The verses of the Quran that describe the earth are quite astounding. As in the case of any other scientific miracl [..]
Published on 2012-04-16 02:08:39
Published on 2012-04-08 20:17:22
Unfortunately these days, the marketing of thousands of commercial alternatives to water, which often contain harmful substances such as artificial sweetener aspartame and harmful additives, have taken people away from lovely plain water.
Water is the best health drink and is the best thirst-quencher.
So in what ways can water consumption be good for you?
Drink For Your Intestines
Constipation can result if you do not take enough water or fluids. This problem is compounded in those [..]
Published on 2012-04-06 22:50:25
The information which is to be shared may seem to be bit extensive but when you consider the capacity of the human brain and the amount of information that it can store and that it can decipher, then a few pages of information tonight I’m sure won’t overburden you.
All of you have an equal responsibility and that responsibility is to listen with an open heart and an open mind.
Published on 2012-03-26 11:17:56
Say: “Praise be to God. He will show you His Signs and you will recognize them. Your Lord is not heedless of anything you do.” [Quran 27:93]
In today’s society, people assess the Qur’an very differently from what is the real purpose of its revelation.
In the Islamic world, in general, very few people know the contents of the Qur’an. Some Muslim people often hang the Qur’an on the walls of their houses within a decorative cover and elderly people read it from time to time.They a [..]
Published on 2012-03-25 07:54:53
Published on 2012-03-23 09:07:27
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Published on 2012-03-22 04:19:27
Those who know the supplication prayed in Salatul Janazah, the funeral prayer, must have noticed the words that the supplication begins with..
“Allahummagfirli hayyina wa mayyitinaa…..”
Did you note the first phrase of the supplication?
It begins with a prayer for those who are alive !!!!!
O Allah forgive those of us who are living and our dead..
The title of the salat( prayer ) is?
Salatul Janzah, the prayer for the dead.
But it begins with?
“O Allah forgive those
Published on 2012-03-20 10:47:11
Islam has surpassed Roman Catholicism
Published on 2012-03-16 23:04:33
Published on 2012-03-15 05:16:58
Mother, I have something to say
Something that should have been said long ago
Something I can't keep in any longer
Something I have to say before my time's up
When I fell you picked me up
When I broke down you dried my tears
When I was sick you never left my bedside
Even though you were much sicker than I ever was
When I gave up you made me fight back
When I felt like dying you gave me the reason to live
When Dad died and I blamed you you never fought back, not even once
Even thou [..]
Published on 2012-03-13 05:28:15
[Bukharee, Adab (Manners), 27; Muslim, Musaqah, 7, 10]
Published on 2012-03-10 18:43:47
From next week onwards the top right corner of your FaceBook Wall will remind you for a few days that Nisaar Yusuf’s birthday falls on 10 March. Well, I know there are many people in this world who are happy that I share some space in this world with them and some even accommodate me in their hearts and their supplications.
Come along with me and have a little different look at the birthdays from a different angle.
Here we go:
The first two verses from Surah Ambiya frighten me every b [..]
Published on 2012-02-28 22:10:36
You'd die for me to uncloak my veil
Haven't succeeded to your avail
Mock my faith; claim it's causing my oppression
Distort the truth with your wide deception
To uncloak my veil would reveal my beauty
My beauty I reserve for my true love solely
To uncloak my veil would cost me greatly
Foolish men approaching abruptly
Loved enough not to aim for unwanted attention
Confident enough not to seek your wordly affection
My inner beauty I can uncloak
My point of view I shall expose
I c [..]
Published on 2012-02-27 23:48:21
After he was given the treaty to become the caliph following the Prophet ﷺ (peace be upon him), Abu Bakr radi Allahu `anhu gave a short inaugural speech:
“Oh people, as I have now been placed in a position of authority over you and I am not the best of you, if I do good, then help me, and if I do wrong then correct me. Truth is a trust and lying is betrayal. The weak amongst you is strong with me until I get his rights returned to him, God willing; and the strong amongst you is weak until [..]
Published on 2012-02-27 18:33:12
Thamud, one of the perished nation, lived in a valley which is about two hundred meters above sea level, it is also surrounded by tall mountains with 1200 meters average height.
The account of the Holy Quran about these nations shows that they were skilled in stone sculpture, Allah gifted them with many bounties and that they led luxurious life.
When God sent them a prophet from among themselves, they belied him and hold his name to obloquy and ridicule; they attacked him with abusive word [..]
Published on 2012-02-26 18:00:22
Death!!! Death!!! Death!!!
O death! Thou some have called the mighty,but you are not
When death comes,it brings fear,pain and sorrow
Death! Is no respectal of anyone
Death! Why have you decided to take the gentle and the arrogant?
Death! You need no advertisement to be popular
When death struck families,friends and relations
It is a sermon for those who understand
That whatever we do,we should do it right
For the end of all is death (Q23v12-15)
Death is so powerful that no living thi [..]
Published on 2012-02-25 00:18:46
The Prophet ﷺ said:
“Hell is surrounded by worldly desire, while Heaven is surrounded by difficulty and hardship.”
Published on 2012-02-23 23:55:02
Isa bin Muhammad (Alaihir Rahmah) says that I once saw Abu Bakr bin Mujahid (Alaihir Rahmah) after his death in a dream reading the Holy Quran. I asked, "You have died, how are you reciting," upon which he said, "After every Salah and finishing of the Quran, I would pray "O Allah, give me the Taufiq to recite the Quran in my grave" and that is why I am praying." (Faizan-e-Sunnat)
The Holy Prophet said:
1) The best of you is he who learnt the Holy Quran and taught it to others. ( [..]
Published on 2012-02-23 21:58:15
`Adi bin Hatim reported: Messenger of Allah (PBUH) said,
“Guard yourselves against the Fire (of Hell) even if it be only with half a date-fruit (given in charity); and if you cannot afford even that, you should at least say a good word.”
[Bukhari and Muslim]
Published on 2012-02-23 21:57:55
Two fish swam together in the sea:a young fish and an older wiser fish.
They came upon a tempting meal on a hook.The younger fish rushed forward to get the meal.
“Stop!” said the older fish, “attached to that hook is a line, and attached to that line is the fishing pole of a fisherman. As tempting as it looks, it’s nothing but trouble.”
So the two swam peacefully on their way.
Later the young fish returned to the meal on the hook. He couldn’t see a line,and he couldn’t see a po [..]
Published on 2012-02-20 23:18:35
There’s a lot of finger-pointing going on here, and nobody is willing to take the blame.
I liked the answer of this Germaniun Muslim scholar when he was asked about terrorism and Islam : He said:
Who started the first world war ? Muslims ??
Who started the second world war ? Muslims ??
Who killed about 20 millions of Aborigines in Australia ? Muslims ??
Who sent the nuclear bombs of Hiroshima and Nagasaki ? Muslims ??
Who killed more than 100 millions of Indians in North America ? Muslims [..]
Published on 2012-02-19 11:02:25
If the family is the basis of the society, and the basis of the family is the division of labour between husband and wife, and the upbringing of children is the most important function of the family, then such a society is indeed civilised. In the Islamic system of life, this kind of a family provides the environment under which human values and morals develop and grow in the new generation; these values and morals cannot exist apart from the family unit. If, on the other hand, free sexual relat [..]
Published on 2012-02-18 11:17:38
Can you imagine pounding your head against a wall 8,000 to 10,000 times? They say that is the number of times woodpecker peck each day!
In the quest for ever-improving technology, scientists have often looked to nature for inspiration.
And now researchers believe that woodpeckers may offer clues as to how to improve protective headgear to minimise devastating brain injuries.
They say their analysis of the bird's anatomy and behaviour revealed some features that could potentially be put t [..]
Published on 2012-02-17 22:32:29
Some pages on facebook have shared this picture and made sarcastic comments about this couple. They talked about them as if they were on the beach and not in a holy place!
Wrong! We as humans are too quick to judge. Have another look. Look at the brother’s feet. His beautiful wife is supporting him, for he cannot support himself. We must learn to look for the best in people, for if we don’t, we become the worst of people..
THIS IS CALLED "TRUE LOVE ❤"
"Never Judge A Book By It's Cover."
Published on 2012-02-17 11:26:07
What would you do if tomorrow never came?
Who would you accuse who would you blame
Would you act the same?
Do these things that you do, play these silly games
I watch as the days go by
I stop to ask myself why
Since the day this journey started
From this “life” many have departed
Because no one knows what tomorrow holds
That’s one truth that has been told
Over and over we r reminded
But with this worldly fame, we are blinded
What would you do if tomorrow never came?
Published on 2012-02-15 11:00:18
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Published on 2012-02-15 10:24:02
Did You Know...?
…that there are more than 100 different species of owls in the world — they are native on every continent except Antarctica.
…that owls have the best night vision of any creature known.
… that owls are very useful in keeping small rodents in check — without them we would be overrun with mice and small vermin.
… that it is really hard to get out of the owl's line of vision. The owl can't roll its eyes but it can fix its eyes on an object and turn its head to the right [..]
Published on 2012-02-14 23:56:45
WOW ...100 people could fit into the mouth of a blue whale.. ❤ read more interesting facts about blue whales.... :-)
Published on 2012-02-14 23:27:09
Do you know the history and origin of valentine's day? click on this link!
Published on 2012-02-14 19:25:10
Everything in our limited experience must have a beginning and end. We ourselves are born and we ultimately die. This is the case with our parents and forefathers as well as with our children and descendants. Such relationships permeate creation.
Some people, due to intellectual weakness or simplicity, assume that everything must be comparable to their own past experience. They rely on the imagination, which is really only capable of visualizing that which has in one way or another already be [..]
Published on 2012-02-13 10:55:55
CRIRES model-based computer-generated impression of the Plutonian surface, with atmospheric haze, and Charon and the Sun in the sky.
Published on 2012-02-13 01:39:12
Here are some short notes from selected verses from the Holy Quran, these notes are the illustration of the Holy Quran verses, please read the notes and read the Quran verses - Click on this LINK
1. Respect and honour all human beings irrespective of their religion, colour, race, sex, language, status, property, birth, profession/job and so on [17/70]
2. Talk straight, to the point, without any ambiguity or deception [33/70]
3. Choose best words to speak and say them in the best p [..]
Published on 2012-02-10 11:13:15
The following is an incident about an engine failure in a giant ship. The ship's owners tried one expert after another, but none of them could figure but how to fix the engine. Then they brought in an old man who had been fixing ships since he was a youngster. He carried a large bag of tools with him, and when he arrived, he immediately went to work. He inspected the engine very carefully, top to bottom.
Two of the ship's owners were there, watching this man, hoping he would know what to do. Aft [..]
Published on 2011-07-05 23:09:24
Following is a compilation of Ahadith that speaks of ways in which we can erase our sins, InshaAllaah!
A servant [of Allah's] committed a sin and said:
"�O Allah, forgive me my sin. And He (glorified and exalted be He) said: My
Published on 2011-07-05 00:06:39
We are all drawn to people with a good sense of humour. Humour has the power of warming people’s hearts and lifting the spirits like no other human characteristic, and it provides a welcome break amidst the pressures of life.
Humour and joking are
Published on 2011-07-03 23:54:41
Camels have lived in some of the most desolate corners of our planet, and not only do they live, they thrive. Most large animals are unable to survive in these kinds of desolate places. This is because of their large requirement for resources such as
Published on 2011-07-02 02:17:18
Mr A. Cressy Morrison
This article of Mr A. Cressy Morrison, former President of the New York Academy of Sciences, first appeared in the "Reader's Digest" (January 1948); then on recommendation of Professor C. A. Coulson, F. R.S., Professor of Mathem
Published on 2011-06-30 05:31:56
A little boy asked his mother, “Why are you crying?”
“Because I need to” she said.
“I don’t understand,” he said.
His mother just hugged him and said, “And you never will.”
Later the little boy asked his father, “Why does moth
Published on 2011-06-29 23:50:32
Published on 2011-06-28 23:43:56
In the name of Allah, the beneficent the merciful. الإسراء والمعراج
On 27th Rajab, all the Muslim believers celebrate this as a grand day of Mi'raj as "Grand Eid" and all the Muslims should be proud to have such a prophet like
Published on 2011-06-27 23:38:10
1. Did you know that non-Jewish Israelis cannot buy or lease land in Israel? A Jew from any country in the world is guaranteed citizenship in Israel, while the Palestinians who have been there for centuries are oppressed and persecuted.
2. Did you kn
Published on 2011-06-26 23:57:26
In the name of Allah, the most gracious, the most compassionate
Ten sicknesses of the heart:
1.you believe in the existence of Allah Ta’ala, but you dont fulfill His commands.2.you say you love the Holy Prophet Muhammed(p.b.u.h), but you don no
Published on 2011-06-25 01:57:40
THE LANGUAGE OF SCIENCE
By Physicist Jim Al-Khalili
A BBC documentary examining the great leap in scientific knowledge that took place in the Islamic world between the 8th and 14th centuries.
Isaac Newton is, as most will agree, the greatest physic
Published on 2011-06-24 06:48:59
You look at me and call me oppressed,Simply because of the way I’m dressed,
You know me not for what’s inside,You judge the clothing I wear with pride,
My body is not for your eyes to hold,You must speak to my mind, not my feminine mould,
Published on 2011-06-23 23:11:07
James Albert Michener ( February 3, 1907 – October 16, 1997)
“At Muhammad’s own death an attempt was made to deify him, but the man who was to become his administrative successor killed the hysteria with one of the noblest speeches in religiou
Published on 2011-06-22 02:13:51
"There are signs for the believing nation in the creation of their (own) selves, and the creation of the animals He has scattered (across the world)." [Quran 45:4]
Spiders are a specific class of animals called arachnids that
Published on 2011-06-21 05:15:27
A young woman teacher with obvious liberal tendencies explains to her class of small children that she is an atheist. She asks her class if they're atheists too. Not really knowing what atheism is but wanting to be like their teacher, their hands exp
Published on 2011-06-19 23:05:02
Contents:Can it Be that the Universe Created Itself?
The Scientific Proof
Some Unmistakable Signs of the Creator
Signs for the Aware
The Creation of Heaven and Earth
The Creation of Mankind
Signs in the Other Creatures
Allah, The Creator Subjected th
Published on 2011-06-18 23:59:51
A young man, a student in one of the universities, was one day taking a walk with a Professor, who was commonly called the student's friend, from his kindness to those who waited on his instructions.
As they went along,they saw lying in the path a p
Published on 2011-06-15 23:06:42
Purification of the Soul: The Types of Heart
Compiled from the works of Ibn Rajab Al-Hanbali, Ibn Al-Qayyim Al-Jawziyya, and AbuHamid Al-Ghazali.
Just as the heart may be described in terms of being alive or dead, it may also be regarded as belo
Published on 2011-06-14 10:29:06
Muslims believe that angels are low density creatures, and that God created them originally from light. They move at any speed from zero up to the speed of light. It is the angels who carry out God's orders. Those angels take their orders from a Pres
Published on 2011-06-13 23:33:05
Muslims recognize that everything in the heavens and on earth is created and sustained by the Lord of the universe, Allah Almighty. Throughout the Qur'an, people are encouraged to look around them, observe and reflect on the beauties and wonders of t
Published on 2011-06-11 02:24:23
In a very significant verse in surat Al-Najm Allah says about him self: "And that He it is who maketh laugh, and maketh weep" [Quran 53:43]
This verse contains a very nice scientific indication about the lately-discovered fact that f
Published on 2011-06-09 02:34:01
Health is one of the most magnificent graces of Allah (s.w) to his slave and one of his most venerable and abundant donations.
Al-Bukhari (an authentic book of prophetic traditions) has narrated that the Holy Prophet has sa
Published on 2011-06-08 23:37:56
"And has sent down water from the sky. With it have We produced diverse pairs of plants." [Quran 20:53]
" ...And fruit of every kind He made in pairs two and two." [Quran 13:3]
During the time of the Prophet, biology was not a developed science and t
Published on 2011-06-06 06:57:17
William Montgomery Watt (14 March 1909 – 24 October 2006)
“I am not a Muslim in the usual sense, though I hope I am a “Muslim” as “one surrendered to God”, but I believe that embedded in the Quran and other expressions of the Islamic vis
Published on 2011-06-02 22:56:45
Children are a source of delight and an adornment for the world granted by Allah to their parents, they give vigour to the hearts, joy to the souls, pleasure to the eyes. They are the fruit from whom good is to be hoped for when they frequently suppl
Published on 2011-06-01 01:41:28
It was early in the morning at four, When death knocked upon a bedroom door,Who is there? the sleeping one cried. I'm Azrael, let me inside.
At once, the man began to shiver, As one sweating in deadly fever,
He shouted to his sleeping