Books · Islamic Months · Ramadan

The Way of the Believers after Ramadan – Chapter Three [Part 10]

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 b- To dislike what Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala dislikes of sins: Since love is one of those signs, if not the highest,… Continue reading The Way of the Believers after Ramadan – Chapter Three [Part 10]

Books · Islamic Months · Ramadan

The Way of the Believers after Ramadan – Chapter Three [Part 4]

Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, Part 8, Part 9, Part 10, Part 11 c. Remembrance of Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala Remembrance of Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala is the next step which confirms the gratitude for the favor of proceeding on His way. For this reason, heedlessness… Continue reading The Way of the Believers after Ramadan – Chapter Three [Part 4]

Books · Knowing the Prophet · Seerah

Prophet Muhammad ﷺ: An Example for Humanity [Part 4]

Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 An Example in performing Acts of Worship: ‘Aa’ishah radhiAllahu 'anha said, “The Prophet ﷺ used to stand in prayer at night until both his feet (or legs) swelled.” ‘Ubayd ibn ‘Umayr (a Follower belonging to the generation succeeding the companions) asked ‘Aa’ishah, “Please tell us of the most amazing thing… Continue reading Prophet Muhammad ﷺ: An Example for Humanity [Part 4]

Books · Islamic Months · Ramadan

The Way of the Believers after Ramadan – Chapter One [Part 2]

Part 1, Part 2 2. To Remember Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala: The second characteristic of those who proceed to Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala is their remembrance of Him. Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala says (what means): “So remember Me; I will remember you.” [Qur'an 2:152] Do you think you have come to persist in the remembrance… Continue reading The Way of the Believers after Ramadan – Chapter One [Part 2]

Islamic Months · Ramadan

Moms: Feed your Soul this Ramadan

For most Muslims, Ramadan is supposed to mean much more than just abstaining from food, drink and marital relations. It is an opportunity to enlighten the mind and soul. With opportunities to participate in the Taraweeh prayers and Iftaar meals to enjoy with family and friends, Ramadan is the highlight of the year for many… Continue reading Moms: Feed your Soul this Ramadan

Islamic Months · Juz Summaries · Pearls of Peace · Qur'an Tafseer · Ramadan

Pearls of Peace from Juz 13

Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, Part 8, Part 9, Part 10, Part 11, Part 12 Essence of Dhikr What does Dhikrullah (remembrance of Allah (subhanahu wa ta’ala)) entail? Some people confine this to the act of doing Tasbeeh such as: uttering Subhan’Allah and Alhumdulillah. Dhikrullah means to keep Allah (subhanahu wa… Continue reading Pearls of Peace from Juz 13

Books · Islamic Months · Ramadan · Ramadan · Shahrul Ramadan

Ramadan: the Month of Remembrance

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Part 7 | Part 8 | Part 9 | Part 10 A true believer is never unmindful of Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala even for a moment and remembers Him at all times. Especially while fasting his heart is more inclined towards Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala and he draws closer to his Lord by consciously remembering… Continue reading Ramadan: the Month of Remembrance

al-Jinn · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Jinn Ayaat 17-20

Ayaat 17-20 ― Remember Allah and Shun Shirk The conversation of the jinns has come to an end and now Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala begins His address. He says, “We might try them thereby,” (72: 17) refers to the trials and tests a person faces in his life. Sometimes a bad incident happens. Sometimes the… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Jinn Ayaat 17-20

al-Muzzammil · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Muzzamil Ayaat 5-9

Ayaat 5-9 ― The Magnificence of the Qur’an Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala explains the reason for standing up in prayer, The Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam was being prepared for the demands and responsibilities of the Divine revelation. It was necessary that he developed required power in himself and this was not possible unless he… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Muzzamil Ayaat 5-9