The month of Ramadhan [is that] in which was revealed the Qur’an, a guidance for the people and clear proofs of guidance and criterion. So whoever sights [the new moon of] the month, let him fast it; and whoever is ill or on a journey – then an equal number of other days. Allah intends […]
An Authentic Selection from Imam Al-Qurtubi&;s At-Tadhkirah Fiahwalil-Mawta Wal-Akhirah Death is not the absolute end. It is just the discontinuation of unity between the body and soul. It is a change from one state to another and a transition from this present life to that of the hereafter “Allaah takes souls at the time of […]
Sheikh Muhammad AlShareef shares with his listeners many pearls of wisdom in this lecture. The target audience is, of course, Muslim brothers. But this lecture is incredibly beneficial for sisters as well. There is a great deal of insight that both husbands and wives can benefit from. It is comprised of a series of techniques […]
Those who avoid the greatest of sins and indecencies, and forgive when they are angry (al-Shra 42:37) Those who avoid the greatest sins and indecencies, except for oversights, (will find that) surely your Lord is ample in forgiveness. (Al-Najm 53:32)
What exactly is meant by Â“miracles of the QurÂ’anÂ”? Is science the greatest miracle of the QurÂ’an? This presentation explains, among other things, the difference between a karama and a muÂ’jizah. These and other intriguing facts are presented in this detailed presentation on the miracles of the Qur’an.
As it draws nearer to us everyday, we try to not think of it. Death. We have adopted a love for this world and fear of death and the hereafter. The thought of dying is so far from our minds that we do not think to prepare for it; instead we leave the preparation for […]
Allah Almighty says: Â“Behold! Verily on the friends of Allah there is no fear, nor shall they grieve; those who believe and guard against evil. For them are glad tidings, in the life of this world and in the Hereafter.Â” The Messenger of Allah (pbuh) explained the glad tidings of the life of this world […]
Shaykh Zahir explains the causes of natural disasters and how mans actions contribute to these disasters. The Shaykh further elaborates on the earthquake of the final hour and finally concludes that both of these earthquakes are considerably less significant than the ultimate disaster.
, The Light of Guidance: Fundamentals of Faith 101 Before a student of knowledge masters the complexities of Arabic grammar, the intricacies of fiqh, or the details of hadeeth criticism, he or she must have firm knowledge and belief in the fundamentals of our deen. Our ‘aqeedah is the pillar by which our deen stands firm, the fertile land from which all of our actions blossom, and it is the foundation from which all other Islamic sciences grow. ‘Aqeedah is linguistically derived from the term ‘aqadah’ – a verb which means “to hold fast to” or “to establish”.