Category: Islam


How To Live A Happy Life

Happiness is a word literally used to describe certain ranges of positive feelings. We humans at times have feelings of joy, peace, contentment, pride and gratitude. Sometimes the feelings could be rare and sometimes it could be common depending on


What Is Taqwa? (part1)

Taqwa implies a sense of alertness, consciousness and vigilance towards the Pleasure and Mercy of Allah. To be constantly aware of what pleases or displeases Him and to ensure all our efforts are to make Him happy so to gain


Sujood is the highest degree of obedience and servitude because man places on the ground the loftiest part of his body, i.e. his forehead, and expresses humility and impotence in the presence of the Omnipotent Authority. “When a person prostrates,


‘Dhikr is a means of blessings and reward from Allah and also results in peace of mind. Allah tells us in the Quran: “Those who believe and whose hearts find satisfaction in the remembrance of Allah, for without doubt, in


GOOD vs BAD (Part 3)

In the art of war, you have to know your enemy’s “playbook” in order to create your own strategy. The best asset you can have is to have a spy. However we do not need that when it comes to

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GOOD VS BAD (Part 2)

Another cunning trick that Satan likes to play on people and usually wins is the guilt factor. He would tell you that you are beyond repair. You have done sin that Allah SWT would never forgive you so that you


Good vs Bad (Part 1)

If you believe in God, then you must believe in Satan’s existence – and if you believe that Satan exists, then there must be a God right? Let me give you a scenario; you may have had something called a


Stay Away From Hypocrisy

Hypocrites present an outward appearance of belief in Allah, his Angels, his books, his messengers, the last day, etc. while concealing within that which negates all or some of that. This is the hypocrisy which Rasulullah ﷺ confronted during his


Shirk (Polytheism )

Shirk (polytheism) is the greatest sin that a person could commit because it is regarding one of the creations of Allah as having some of His attributes. This is why Allah Says: “Verily, Allâh forgives not that partners should be


Every Soul Shall Taste Death

Surely to Allah we belong and to Him shall we return. Death scares most of us because we don’t know much about it nor do we know much about life after death. We are certain we will die one day but


The world can be a dark place. War, greed, racial hatred, oppression… these are expressions of social ignorance on a sweeping scale. Sometimes it feels like the world is being consumed by the forces of darkness, doesn’t it? Then we


This is an Arabic term often used by Muslims during conversation to express their satisfaction or gratitude for Allah’s blessings upon them. It is a word made up of about 3 parts; Al, meaning “the”, Hamdu, meaning “praise”, Li-lah, meaning “to


The Human heart! The heart is the most extraordinary and miraculous gift from Allah in both the physical and the spiritual sense. The heart is not simply the organ of emotions, “feelings” and desires or decisions and opinions but it also encompasses