Tag: MAKKAH

Trials Transformed 4 Min Read

Blind Believers vs. Ungrateful Rulers

In this part of the Trials Transformed series, we learn about the blind companion, Abdullah ibn Umm Maktūm.

Trials Transformed 5 Min Read

Treaty of Hudaybiyah — a win in apparent loss

In this part of the Trials Transformed series, we learn about the most famous peace agreement in our history, the Treaty of Hudaybiyah.

Trials Transformed 5 Min Read

The Sacrifice of Ammār ibn Yāsir

In this part of the Trials Transformed series, we learn about the sacrifice made by a family close to the Prophet ﷺ.

Trials Transformed 6 Min Read

The Legendary Faith of Bilal

In this part of the Trials Transformed series, we learn from Bilal ibn Rabah, one of the first to accept Islam.

Trials Transformed 6 Min Read

Lessons from the Early Makkan Period

In this part of the Trials Transformed series, we learn from the Makkan Era and the huge tests faced by the Prophet ﷺ.

Lessons from the University of Hajj

Those who had performed their Hajj this year are returning back to their homes with the intention of starting a brand new life. This also means that the topic of Hajj will not be addressed for another year from today. But I want to do things differently...

Featured History Islamic Thought Latest Islamic Non-News 25 Min Read

Four Imams | The Rise of Fitna

Any biographer who omits the trial of Imām Aḥmad has been unforgivably deficient, for it cost him 17 years of his life.

Featured History Islamic Thought Latest Islamic Non-News 13 Min Read

Four Imams | A Teenage Jurist

Did you know that al-Shāfi’ī was only fifteen years old when his teacher gave him permission to issue verdicts?

Featured History Islamic Thought Latest Islamic Non-News 21 Min Read

Four Imams | Like Teacher, Like Student

What a privilege it is to share the biography of yet another luminary – a man whose story leaves one both lost for words and immensely grateful to Allāh for His gift to humanity through such an individual.

Five ways you can help liberate al-Aqsa

Many Muslims may feel powerless witnessing the recent attack on Masjid al-Aqsa. Here are five things you and your family can do...