Spirituality

Thank your parents and others, even in tough times

Shaykh Dr. Haitham al-Haddad

In part three of a series on gratitude, we are urged to thank those around us, as whoever does not thank people has not thanked Allah.

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Tears of a Generation Long Gone

Ejaz Taj 3 Min Read

Very few things can compare with thumbing through pages filled with accounts of the blessed early generations of Islām. Generations for whom a gathering, an incident, a scene or anything seen with

A Good Death

Ustadh Gulraz Gachi 6 Min Read

 ‘O you who believe, fear Allāh as He should be feared and die not except as Muslims’ In this address, the order to fear Allāh and die as a Muslim is directed,

The Tool of the Unwearied Believers

Shaykh Abu Rumaysah Refi Shafi 10 Min Read

The Imām, the jurist, traditionalist, ascetic, indeed polymath, Ibn Al Qayyim al-Jawziyyah, wrote on patience: Allāh (subḥānahu wa taʿālā) has made patience a race horse that never falters or stumbles, a sword that never

Beware of Suspicion

Ustadh Gulraz Gachi 3 Min Read

Abū Hurairah (raḍiy Allāhu ʿanhu) said that the Messenger of Allāh (sall Allāhu ʿalayhi wa sallam) said: "Beware of suspicion, for suspicion is the greatest falsehood. Do not try to find fault

Linking Repentance to the Need for Allah

Sheikh Farid Haibatan 5 Min Read

This article is part of a free translation of al-Iftqar ila Allah, Lubb al-‘Ubudiyyah by Ahmad al-Suwayan. Following on from the previous article which details the veneration that believers should have for divine commandments.

Leniency and Consulting the Heart

Dr Osman Ahmed 7 Min Read

We give ourselves little time or opportunity to reflect upon our state and our relationship with our Creator.  Entangled as we are in the rigmarole of daily life, we deny our souls