Islamic Months · Juz Summaries · Pearls of Peace · Ramadan

Pearls of Peace – Juz 21

Juz 1 | Juz 2 | Juz 3 | Juz 4 | Juz 5 | Juz 6 | Juz 7 | Juz 8 | Juz 9 | Juz 10 | Juz 11 | Juz 12 | Juz 13 | Juz 14 | Juz 15 | Juz 16 | Juz 17 | Juz 18 | Juz 19| Juz 20 We have come this far in the month of Ramadan. It is time for us to reflect on what we have gained and what we have lost. If we are still slacking, let… Continue reading Pearls of Peace – Juz 21

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Developing a Girl’s Self-Confidence

Praise be to Allah At the age of two, a child starts to form her attitude towards the world around her. Some developmental psychologists think that the sense of self-confidence is one of the first of these attitudes and the strength of these feelings at age 2 depends on the kind of care that the… Continue reading Developing a Girl’s Self-Confidence

Books · Repentance · When Will You Repent

The Repentance of Three Immoral Girls

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Part 7 | Part 8 | Part 9 | Part 10 |Part 11 | Part 12 | Part 13 | Part 14 | Part 15 | Part 16 | Part 17 | Part 18 | Part 19 Hasan Abu Jafar says: Ethiopian Luqman… Continue reading The Repentance of Three Immoral Girls

Knowing the Prophet · Seerah · Tajjaliyat e Nabuwat

Abu Talib Adopts His Orphan Nephew

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Part 7 | Part 8 | Part 9 | Part 10 | Part 11 | Part 12 Although ‘Abd al-Muttalib had many sons, not all of them were real brothers. They had different mothers. Prophet’s father ‘Abdullah and Abu Talib, however, were real siblings. Abu Talib loved his younger… Continue reading Abu Talib Adopts His Orphan Nephew

Knowing the Prophet · Seerah · Tajjaliyat e Nabuwat

Baby Muhammad, Under the Care of Mother and Grandfather

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Part 7 | Part 8 | Part 9 | Part 10 | Part 11  After the splitting of the Prophet’s chest, his nurse Haleema got terrified and feared for his well-being. She decided it was best to return the little boy to his family. In the Lap… Continue reading Baby Muhammad, Under the Care of Mother and Grandfather

Books · Knowing the Prophet · Seerah · Tajjaliyat e Nabuwat

The Incident of Splitting of the Prophet’s Chest

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Part 7 | Part 8 | Part 9 | Part 10 One day little Muhammad salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam was playing with his foster brothers when Angel Jibreel [Gabriel] ‘alayhi salaam descended, laid him on the ground, and split his chest. He then took out his heart… Continue reading The Incident of Splitting of the Prophet’s Chest

Hadith · Knowing the Prophet · Saheeh Al-Bukhari

Who was Imam Al-Bukhari (Part 1)?

It has been unanimously agreed that Imam Bukhari’s work is the most authentic of all the other works in hadeeth literature put together. The authenticity of Al-Bukari’s work is such that the learned scholars of Islam said, “The most authentic book after the Book of Allah (i.e. the Qur’an) is Saheeh Al-Bukhari.” Imam Bukhari was… Continue reading Who was Imam Al-Bukhari (Part 1)?

Books · Knowing the Prophet · Seerah · Tajjaliyat e Nabuwat

Who was ‘Abd al-Mutalib?

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Part 7 In the Qur’an, Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala says, “Allah is most knowing of where He places His message,” [al-Anaam 6: 124]. When Heraclius, the Roman emperor, asked Abu Sufyan (who at that time was a disbeliever and an enemy of the… Continue reading Who was ‘Abd al-Mutalib?

Books · Knowing the Prophet · Seerah · Tajjaliyat e Nabuwat

Prophet Ibraheem’s Migration to Makkah

Part 1 | Part 2 When the Muslims stopped educating themselves on their rich Islamic History, they fell for whatever was presented to them. Muslims are to be blamed for leaving education behind and engaging in worldly pleasures. For many of us the goal is to make a good living and for that as long as you… Continue reading Prophet Ibraheem’s Migration to Makkah