Ibn Abbas reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “There are two blessings which many people waste: health and free time.”Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 6049The value of health is only realized when one falls ill.Take for example, relieving oneself. If a person is unable to use the bathroom for a day, what happens … Continue reading Two Blessings People Tend To Waste
The Muslim should present himself properly before Allah, may He be exalted, when praying, bearing in mind the greatness of Allah, may He be exalted, and what he is expected to do of focusing with humility.Ibn al-Qayyim (may Allah have mercy on him) said:Every individual must stand before Allah twice: when he stands before Him … Continue reading Tips on How to Focus (have Khushoo) in Prayer
Imam Ahmad recorded from Suhayb that the Messenger of Allah said:Among the people who came before you, there was a king who had a sorcerer, and when that sorcerer became old, he said to the king, “I have become old and my time is nearly over, so please send me a boy whom I can … Continue reading The Story of the Boy and the King (from Surah Burooj)
Islam is a full and complete system of life. It teaches everything for human being for their successful and happy life in this world and hereafter. Accordingly, our beloved Prophet ﷺ has taught us very beautiful and fruitful disciplines which we should follow in the every aspects of our life. If we follow these etiquettes, … Continue reading How to sleep (in Islam)
Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, was forty years of age when Angel Gabriel appeared to inform him that he was a Prophet of the One God. Prior to that event he was, himself, unaware of this status of his, yet he never worshipped the idols of Arabia. There were others, known as Hunafa, who … Continue reading The Origin of Praying 5 times a day.
If God is a man, that’s bad news for women – because masculinity would then be divine – and hence only the male would have been created in the divine image. This explains why the feminist revolution has redefined God as being both male and female. Islam declares that Allah Most High created both the … Continue reading GOD has no gender (in Islam)
The Mother of the Believers, Juwairiyah bint Al-Harith reported that the Prophet came out from my apartment in the morning as I was busy in performing the dawn prayer. He came back in the forenoon and found me sitting there. The Prophet said,” Are you still in the same position as I left you.” I … Continue reading Four powerful phrases of Dhikr
Along with saying السلام عليكم to your brothers & sisters in Islam. Make sure to make it a habit to say جزاك ﷲ خيراً (Jazak Allahu Khairan) instead of saying thank you. You would love for your brothers/Sisters to invoke Allahﷻ to reward you with good, Why not do the same for them whenever … Continue reading Saying Jazak Allahu Khairan