Aswad ibn Asram (RA) once asked Rasulullah (SAW) for advice. Rasulullah (SAW) asked him to hold tight with his hand. If unable, then to hold his tongue. If unable, not to spread his hand and his tongue except with goodness, which in other words means to be careful of what he does and says. Narrated… Continue reading Guarding the tongue and actions.
To love someone we have to serve. Why do we keep falling during this journey today? It is because we are stubbornly clinging on to what we want, and therefore become slaves to our yearnings, be it money, food, status, physical relationships, or showing off. Once the desire intensifies, we would do anything to fulfil… Continue reading Liberation from our own Desires
So how come some with hijab, beard, niqab and other cosmetic components of Islam have bad manners or behave in ways that are contrary to the noble values of Islam? This is because they do not know the reality of their journeys. Their behaviours clash with true Islamic behaviour, and thus their appearance is just… Continue reading But I am already a worshipper!!
Life’s reality is tough, and there will always be problems and demands from others. The truth is heavy, and the challenges are high. Now you are in the fork with two available paths.You can continue falling into this downward spiral, losing yourself every day, or you can make it stop and break out of this… Continue reading Time to Relax
When Ibrahim AS left his people for the sake of Allah, with his wife Sarah, who was barren and he had no child, with him was his nephew Lut AS, the son of his brother Haran, about whom Allah said And Lut believed him (Qur’an 29:26). Allah had granted Ibrahim AS pious sons and made… Continue reading IBRAHIM’S AS FAMILY
Having a forgiving nature does not imply that we should let people take advantage of us. Being forgiving does not imply that we should let injustice continue, or that we deprive ourselves of rights. We live in a society, and are bound by social contracts between each other. There are laws, rules and regulations which… Continue reading Avoid getting hurt again
Bilal Ibn Rabah RA was the first announcer of the time of Muslim prayer and the troublemaker to the idols. He was one of the miracles of faith and truthfulness, one of Islam’s great miracles. For out of every ten Muslims, from the beginning of Islam until today and until Allah wills, we will meet… Continue reading Bilal Ibn Rabah (RA)
If you do not find anyone to cry to, to confide, to tell how tired you are and you can no longer carry on, you have the best being available all the time... The Creator, Allah SWT. He will never leave you alone. He knows you, He knows everything inside out. He is willing to… Continue reading No One?
"Change your attitude and you'll change your thought process. Change your thought process and you'll change your words. Change your words and you'll change your actions and decisions. Change your actions and decisions and you'll change your life."
Fatimah RA was the youngest daughter of Prophet Muhammad SAW and his wife Khadijah RA. The Prophet SAW was reported to have said that, “The best women in the entire world are four: the Virgin Mary, Asiya the wife of Pharaoh, Khadijah Mother of the Believers, and Fatimah daughter of Muhammad.” Fatimah RA was also… Continue reading Fatima Bint Muhammad (RA)