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Doing Good with God’s Bounty

| July 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

There is a certain attitude people should have towards the life of this world. It has been explained by the Prophet (Pbuh). Should they maintain it, they rise in honor. The Qur’an was Prophet Muhammad’s (Pbuh) permanent companion: He loved it and recited it at all times, in prayer, night worship and whenever he could. […]

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Spiritual Light of Ramadan

| June 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Prophet Muhammad’s (Pbuh) Sermon About Ramadan “During Ramadan, the doors of heaven are open, therefore ask Allah not to close them for you; The doors of hell are closed, so ask Allah to keep them closed for you”. “O People ! Indeed ahead of you is the blessed month of Allah. A month of blessing, […]

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How to Handle Offensive Treatment

| May 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

“A believer who mixes with people and tolerates their abuse is better than one who neither mixes with people nor tolerates their abuse.” (Related by Al-Bukhari in Al-Adab, Al-Mufrad and Al-Tirmithi). Sometimes, mixing with people is felt to be undesirable, specially when one is at the receiving end of people’s abuse in word and deed. […]

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Don’t Be Angry

| April 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Messenger of Allah, Prophet Muhammad (Pbuh) said: “I know a phrase, which when repeated, causes the state of anger to pass. If he says, Aaoozu billahi minash shaitan irrajeem (I seek refuge in Allah from Satan, who has been dismissed from divine mercy), this state shall leave him’.” By Halide Yenen One of the […]

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How the Prophet (Pbuh) Showed Love to One Man

| March 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Prophet not only taught this man a way to earn money, he also taught him self-respect and self-confidence. By Sheima Salam Sumer A man of the Ansar came to the Prophet (pbuh) begging of him. The Prophet said, “Do you have nothing in your house?” The man said, “Yes, I have a woolen carpet, […]

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It’s Not Weakness to Remain Silent

| March 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Prophet said: “Abu Bakr, (keep in mind) three things which are always true, one of which is that whenever a person is subjected to an injustice but leaves the matter to Allah, then Allah will come to his aid.” (Musnad Ahmad). By Sheikh Salman Al-Oadah A man reviled Abu Bakr in the presence of […]

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Keeping Belief During Tough Times

| February 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

It was narrated from Abu Hurayrah (may Allah be pleased with him) that the Prophet (Pbuh) said: “The strong believer is better and more beloved to Allah than the weak believer, although both are good. Strive to do that which will benefit you and seek the help of Allah, and do not feel helpless. If […]

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Seeking the Best Action for Reward

| February 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Abu Saeed Al-Khudri reports that a Bedouin asked the Prophet about immigrating. The Prophet told him: “It is too hard.” He then asked him: “Do you have camels and you pay zakat for them?” The man answered in the affirmative. The Prophet said: “Then do your work, even overseas, for God will not diminish your […]

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Taking Normal Precautions Against Harm

| December 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

In a Hadith, the Prophet is quoted as saying: “A person who sleeps on rooftop without edges and falls and dies has no claim. Similarly, a person who sails in the sea when it is rough and dies forfeits all claims.” (Related by Ahmad and Al-Bukhari in Al-Adab Al-Mufrad). The Prophet impresses on his companions, […]

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Failure to Follow the Prophet’s (Pbuh) Advice

| November 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Aisha, the Prophet’s (Pbuh) wife, reports: “The Prophet (Pbuh) did something and indicated that it is permissible. Some people, however, felt that they should not do it. This was communicated to the Prophet. He spoke, starting with praising Allah, before saying: “What is the matter with certain people who feel that they are above doing […]

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