The main objective of the Islamic moral code is to create an “Islamic personality” that lives by its deep faith of loving, conscious submission to God, and is nourished by His divine love. These features motivate the actions of this personality and help it restrain itself from temptation, due to its fear of displeasing God.
Alfred Nobel is most famed for the Nobel Peace prize created in his name. But did you know that Alfred Nobel is also the inventor of dynamite? I didn’t. Apparently, one of his key motivations behind the creation of the prize was the publication of his obituary – prematurely, as he was still alive. The
Sometimes it feels like it’s just too much – these fluctuations in our faith, the repeated sinning, the feeling that “I just don’t deserve Allah’s mercy.” The tests always feel like punishments. There is a constant worry about the future: my marriage, my money, my career, my nation… And some difficulties just feel like they
It is easy for one to talk about righteous deeds and actions and all required steps to achieve them. Yet in today’s society and busy life and lack of time to focus, one may need more details and specific directions and activities to guide him through this great journey. This series on the topic of
The habit of almsgiving and generosity of the first generations of the Muslims, the Salaf during the period of Ramadan.
Tips for the attainment of happiness through the belief in Allah as offered by Sheikh `A'id Al-Qarni
Every Ramadan we make plans to improve ourselves as Muslims, but those plans do not always come to fruition later because the surge of faith that we have now is severely lacking outside this blessed month. Part of the reason is because the devils are locked up during this month, so to repel the devils
As the last ten nights are now upon us, it is time to re-evaluate how far we have come. Two-thirds of the month have already passed and will not return. However, we still have enough time to make a final push in this month, to maximize the benefit that we can attain, and draw closer
How do we gain the tranquility of the heart by earning the love of Allah?
Mr Ali Aadullah recounted on the sports he practiced in his community and how this be related to religious and spiritual practices.
This article speaks in detail on how every Muslim should assess themselves and the record of good and bad deeds.
In this environment where external peace is difficult to find, a Muslim can at least search for inner peace.
Ramadan is a school of faith and a ‘stop to recharge one’s spiritual batteries’.
Learn how Islam require from the followers, after having Iman (faith) in Allah, to persevere after Ramadan and be steadfast