Author Archives: SiratulMustaqim

Virtues of Reciting HasbunAllah wa Ni’mal Wakil

Assalamu Alaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuhu! HasbunAllahi Wani’mal wakeel= Allah (alone) is sufficient for us (Qur’an 3:173) By leaving your affairs to Allah, by depending upon Him, by trusting in His promise, by being pleased with His decree, by thinking favourably of … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

When a non-muslim asks: What are the benefits of fasting in Ramadan?

For the believers, the benefits of the Ramadhan month of fasting are too many to be counted. If one does recognize them and realize their importance, he wishes to have the month of Ramadhan to be throughout the whole year. While many of … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

US Army Officer Accepts Islam in Afghanistan

Afghan media sources have reported that a US military officer has acceped Islam in the Watapur district of t he country’s eastern Kunar province. James Grant, from the American state of Tennessee, said he converted after reading books on Islam for … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What is the Right Guidance?

What is the right guidance actually? You will find hundread of people spreading their believe, faith, ideology through out the world in their own way. People are considering right as wrong while wrong as right deeds. Certainly that’s what our beloved … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Leave a comment

How to Cross the Oceans of the Duniya without Drowning? – Part 2 of 2

– By Ustadha Yasmin Mogahed Love vs. Need The focus in love is giving. The focus in need and addiction – is taking. Allaah describes love in spouses as: Rabbana hab lana min azwajina wa dhuriyyatina qurrata A’yunin waj’alna lil-muttaqina imama … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

How to Cross the Oceans of the Duniya without Drowning? – Part 1 of 2

– By Ustadha Yasmin Mogahed Firstly, we’ll start by looking at the following questions. These are based on your personal answers – not to be shared with anyone else. 1. What do you think about all day? 2. What makes you … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Story: The Boy and The Apple Tree

 A long time ago, there was a huge apple tree. A little boy loved to come and play around it everyday. He climbed to the treetop, ate the apples, took a nap under the shadow…he loved the tree and the … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Why does Muslim get offended by hearing bad words about Allah and His Prophet?

I have seen few of my believer brothers suggest to remain silent against the media and others when a statement is made against our God and Prophet (PBUH). In their opinion, silence will be a good answer to those who want to … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

20 SUNNAHS OF EID

On Eid day these things are Sunnah:  Cutting hair (cut your hair according to Sunnah and not according to the English styles). Cutting Nails. Having a bath. Doing Miswaak (cleaning of teeth with a Miswaak, this is apart from Miswaak … Continue reading

Posted in Knowledge | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Benefit of Zikr (Remembrance of Allah)

The Importance of Zikar in Quran: 1. “Men who remember Allah much and women who remember Allah much, Allah hath prepared for them forgiveness and a great reward.”[33:35]; 2. “If you give thanks, I will give you more [of My … Continue reading

Posted in Knowledge | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment