Tazkiyah – Purification
This article seeks to outline the revelation in the Qur’an on thankfulness, and discuss its various attributes. It also explains how the believer can become more thankful
How do we gain the tranquility of the heart by earning the love of Allah?
Seeking the tranquility of the heart through having a proper understanding about the God and the actual patience in the destiny
What is the meaning of Ikhlas (Sincerity), its essential benefit to the growth of the faith and its effects on the good deeds.
Tips of the importance of good morals as an essential requisite of Muslim faith.
Before you can fill any vessel, you must first empty it. The heart is a vessel. And like any vessel, the heart too must be emptied – before it can be filled. One can never hope to fill the heart with God, so long as that vessel is full of other than Him. To empty
The article shows the importance of having a proper trust in God alone and its effect in dealing with sadness and eradicating it.
The meaning of patience in Islam and ways of maximizing its level in the moment of sadness and its potential benefits
What do money, a good word, and removing something harmful from the road have in common? Giving charity is such an important part of Islam that even the Arabic word tasaddaqa (to give charity) comes from the root sadaqa meaning to speak the truth, to be sincere. Sadaqah (voluntary charity) is different from zakah, the
Does a person’s religion make any difference to the way they experience death and grief?
The significant benefits of being grateful and thankful for God's blessings upon His creation.
Thankfulness is a blessed attitude expressed towards others. It is an expression of love and appreciation of others. Thankfulness is not bound to time, place or religion. Everyone says thank you in any language wherever he is and at any time. In Islam, gratitude is given much importance and emphasis. Whenever you ask a Muslim:
Tips on relieving the broken heart and how the attitude of forgiveness can ease a complicated condition.
The article shows the meaning of Kindness to relatives in Islam and how best a Muslim can relate with his relatives with kindness.
Tips for people who want to reform themselves through self-criticism and the relation it has in the increase of faith
Understanding the concept of tranquility of the heart in Islam and how it was explained by the Prophet (Pbuh)
The importance of kindness to parents and its virtues. Tips on how Islam emphasizes on this issue through the instances from great messengers of Allah.
It is related that Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) said: “The greatest fear I have for my community is a lesser form of polytheism… showing off.” (Ahmad) There is nothing wrong with a believer feeling happy on account of people’s praise. It is only showing off when a person intends to do a good
Some benefits of playing sports, and the Islamic moral training and guidance in choosing the right sport.
Tips on the meaning of Tawakkul (relaince on God) especially during the time of trials and anxiety, and what does it take to fully rely on God
The virtue of visiting the sick in Islam illustrating the empathy that Muslims are required to feel for all mankind.
How Islam helps the average human being in dealing with sadness and worry on a daily basis.
The benefit of having hope in turning in a new life and awakening a deadened will.
How to protect yourself from the whispers of Satan? How to repel his continuous attempts to ensnare you? How to guard your faith against his malicious tricks? Imam Ibn Al-Qayyim recommends the following ten shields in your ceaseless war with Satan: 1. Seeking refuge with Allah from Satan. Allah the Most High says,
Avarice and greed are blameworthy flaws that the Prophet (Pbuh) forbade, stressing that no one will get anything except what Allah willed.
Thanksgiving in Islam is known as Shukr. It is mentioned in the Qur’an many times. It is the quality of human beings and it is also the quality of Allah
Every event that happens to the Muslim has one sort or another of goodness in it. Allah states that even events that seem to be unfavorable..
Here is the list of the five things that the Noble Qur'an demands from every Muslim. They forms the obligations that Muslims owe the Qur'an.
Anger is a flame of fire, and when man is angry he has some relation to the accursed Satan who said, as the Qur’an tells, [… Thou didst create Me from fire, and him from clay.] (Al-A`raf: 12) Anger is condemned in Islam because it produces malevolence and envy. Once a man said to the
Determination is the most significant attribute of a believer. Believers never lose their enthusiasm and their devotion. Believers engage in their struggles only to earn the pleasure of God, which is why no difficulty proves to be a hindrance to their endeavors. The only goal of believers is to deserve the favor of their Lord,
Learn about the Islamic view on self-admiration, its destructive nature and the remedy prescription from the Prophet (Pbuh) tradition
The meanings and etiquettes of Dhikr (Allah's remembrance) and Du'aa (Supplication) are described through this article.
Believers’ notion of forgiveness is very different to that of those who do not live by the morals of the Qur’an.
Spiritual health is as important, if not more, as the physical and mental health. What is the functions of Spiritual health?
Showing off is dispraised both in the Qur’an and in the Sunnah. In the Qur’an, Allah the Almighty says, [So woe to the worshippers who are neglectful of their Prayers; those who (want but) to be seen (of men).] (Al-Ma`un 107: 4-6) And in the Sunnah, it was reported that the Prophet (peace and blessings
Backbiting (ghaybah or ghibah) is forbidden in the Glorious Qur’an, which likens a person who backbites to one who eats the flesh of his dead brother.
The quality of our success as social beings depends on our capacity to develop the magnetic power of caring enough
The way of the Prophets of Allah in the face of life challenges. These ways are in form of advice that Allah gave to Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him).
Importance of faith and observing one's intention from any act that can corrupt it or affect it.
The true meaning of Rahmah the Arabic word for mercy in Islam and its practical analysis in the Divine Attributes of Allah.