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Why should you attend the assemblies of Dhikr?

Abu Huraira reported Allah’s Apostle (may peace be upon him) as saying Allah has mobile (squads) of angels, who have no other work (to attend to but) to follow the assemblies of Dhikr and when they find such assemblies in … Continue reading

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Become A Honey Bee

Just because you are part of a particular group doesn’t mean that you are better than the people. Just because you read a particular book doesn’t mean that you are better than the people. There is some good with the … Continue reading

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A Righteous Friend

– By Mohammad Ali Do you sometimes feel that no matter how hard you try to gain eman, a moment comes when all of your efforts go in vain and you feel like on the same low level of eman? … Continue reading

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I have too many questions on Islam

In the name of Allah, the beneficent, the merciful! Allah knows the best and we have no knowledge than what Allah gives us. He is the One who teaches us and guide us to the straight path. And He guides … Continue reading

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Varily After Hardship Comes Ease! SubhanAllah!

At a time in which the Muslims are beset with trials from every periphery, it is a time when Muslims should continue being Muslims, only better Muslims. I would say to my dear brothers and sisters in Islam “don’t be … Continue reading

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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

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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 … Continue reading

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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

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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

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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

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