In Defense of the Prophet ﷺ

A few years back, I read an article about the Prophet (ﷺ) and his mission on the editorial page of a leading newspaper, written by…...


Where to Escape?

Escapism is usually regarded in a negative connotation because of its dangers when overindulged. However, Science has proved its benefits when consumed in a healthy…...


How Muslims Were Victorious

Abu Ishaq Al-Fazari (d. 777 CE) describes well in the following narration: The enemy was never able to stand up to the Companions of Allah’s…...

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Don’t rush through prayer

We truly appreciate the value of something when we are deprived of it – either temporarily or irrevocably. Owing to a recent accident, I was…...

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10 Ways to Bring About the Love of Allah

1: Recitation of the Qur’an with reflection and understanding of its meanings and what is intended by it. [This helps] understand what its author intends…...


6 Obstacles That Prevent One From Repentance

Anas (may Allah be pleased with him) said: “You indulge in (bad) actions which are no more significant to you than a hair, while we considered them in the time of the Messenger to be great destructive sins.”

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Book Review: Before I Died By Asiya Akyurt

Have you ever wanted to memorize the Qur’an but felt you couldn’t because of various reasons – not knowing the Arabic language, lack of time…...


Winter: A Season for Worship & Charity

The Prophet ﷺ is reported to have said: “Winter is the best season for the believer. Its nights are long for him to pray in, and…...