The Trade of Sincere Muslims

There is no doubt that the reward of Allah The Almighty is better and more lasting than any worldly benefit. Allah, the Exalted, Says (what means): {But what is with Allah is better and more lasting for those who have believed and upon their Lord rely.} [Quran 42: 36] Indeed, one's good deeds are generously [...]

2017-12-20T11:48:28+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Beliefs, Muslim|

Satan’s gateways to the heart

The heart is like a fort and Satan the advancing enemy, who is intent on infiltrating and occupying it. Hence, only by guarding the gates, entrances and vulnerable positions, will it be impenetrable. Yet, a person who is unacquainted with the structure of the fortress, particularly its access points, cannot adequately defend it. By the [...]

2017-12-20T11:48:28+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Beliefs, Muslim|

The qualities of those who love their Lord

Loving our Lord is mandatory upon each of His slaves since the Prophet informed us that it is a characteristic of belief and a sign of enjoying the sweetness of faith. Anas ibn Maalik, may Allah be pleased with him, narrated that the Prophet said: “One who attains the following three things will taste the sweetness [...]

2017-12-20T11:48:28+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Beliefs, Islam, Muslim|

Avoiding Harms of the Tongue

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, even though the Prophet said: “A sign of a person's good [...]

2017-12-20T11:48:28+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Beliefs, Islam, Muslim|

Congratulations O Close Friend of Allah!

The Prophet, , said: “Allah The Exalted Says, 'I will declare war against him who shows hostility to an ally of Mine. The dearest thing to Me with which My slave comes nearer to Me is what I have enjoined upon him; and My slave keeps on coming closer to Me through performing voluntary acts [...]

2017-12-20T11:48:28+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Beliefs, Islam, Muslim|

The Hands of the Best Planner

Motivational speaker and author of several self-help books, Denis Waitley has said, "Losers live in the past. Winners learn from the past and enjoy working in the present towards the future."  We can develop a positive attitude towards our future by refusing to dwell on past hardships, realising that they cannot be changed, and knowing [...]

2017-12-29T19:58:00+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Beliefs, Islam, Muslim|

‘Our Hearts are Still Adhering to the Truth’

In his book, Siyar A‘laam An-Nubalaa’ (11/238), Ath-Thahabi said that during the ordeal of Imaam Ahmad it was said to him, “O Abu ‘Abdullaah! Do you not see that falsehood is being victorious over the truth?” He replied, “No. The victory of falsehood over truth is when the hearts change from guidance to error but [...]

2017-12-20T11:48:29+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Beliefs, Islam, Muslim|

Mockery is a disease from Jaahiliyyah

Allah The Almighty forbids us from mocking people as He Says (what means): {O you who have believed, let not a people ridicule [another] people; perhaps they may be better than them}[Quran 49:11] Adh-Dhahhaak said,  This verse was revealed when members of the Banu Tameem delegation were mocking the poor Companions like ‘Ammaar, Khabbaab, Bilaal, [...]

2017-12-20T11:48:29+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Beliefs, Islam, Muslim|

Means of Acquiring Refined Morals

Undeniably, changing one's morals for the better is the toughest change for the human being, but it is not impossible. There are many ways and methods to help one acquire refined morals, which include the following: Pure creed: Having a pure creed is a serious matter, as one's conduct and behavior are, very often, the [...]

2017-12-20T11:48:29+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Beliefs, Islam, Muslim|

Causes and Effects of Diseases of the Heart

Indeed, all sins poison the heart and lead to its illness and destruction. They sicken it and define its will as other than what Allah The Almighty wants [of His servant], in effect being as harmful to the heart as actual poisons are to the body. Imaam Ibn Al-Mubaarak said, “I have seen that sins [...]

2017-12-20T11:48:29+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Beliefs, Islam, Muslim|

In the Dark of the Night …

Once, there was a pious Muslim merchant who used to trade cattle. He would buy cows from Iraq or Iran and sell them in Syria. This trader was a righteous Muslim: pious, devout and pure hearted; he would pray at night, fast and give charity frequently. On one of his trade journeys, as he was [...]

2017-12-20T11:48:29+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Beliefs, Islam, Muslim|
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