Things Which Shaytaan Flees From

Things Which Shaytaan Flees From   One of the ways of avoiding falling into riyaa’ is to know the things which Shaytaan flees from: 1. When you say: La ilaha illAllaah – wahdahu laa shareeka lahu – lahul-mulku wa lahul-hamdu – wa huwa ‘ala kulli shay’in qadeer.[There is none worthy of worship except Allah alone. He has no partners. To Him belongs the Dominion, to Him belongs all praise and He is capable over all things] a hundred times a day. The evidence is what has been reported in the Saheeh of al Bukhaari and Muslim from Abu Hurayrah (radhi Allaahu anhu) that Allaah’s Messenger (Sallallaahu alaihi wa Sallam) mentioned

At the face of death

At the face of death by Amatullah. A heart-touching story… learn from it. This is something that is very personal and important to me. I hope that you will learn and benefit from it. Let me begin by saying “Bismillah.” When I first started University, I had met another Muslim brother. We had become good friends, but this friendship was not like any other ordinary friendship, I would have done anything for him, he was like my real brother.   During our last year of University, this brother of mine announced that he was engaged and that he was to be married after he graduates this year and finds himself

Seize the Day, Tomorrow is not Yours!

Seize the Day, Tomorrow is not Yours! By Sumayyah bint Joan Upon hearing about the death of a fellow Muslim, it suddenly struck me how very fleeting life is, and that I was only a twinkling of an eye away from where he is now. Death is the reality from which none of us can escape. It draws nearer every day, every hour, every minute. So I had to ask myself, if I were to die today, would I have done all that I could to ensure Allah’s Favor, and to evade His Wrath? Unfortunately for me, the answer was a resounding NOOO. At the end of the day, I

Kindness to the Wife brings Joy to Life

Kindness to the Wife brings Joy to Life In Islam a husband is required to treat his wife with affection, respect her feelings, and show her kindness and consideration. The husband should not show the wife any aversion or subject her to suspense or uncertainty. These guiding principles are established from the Quran and Sunnah and when implemented, bring about a great deal of peace and harmony in marriage. Wife as a Source of Peace Allah says in the Noble Quran “And among His signs is that He created for you wives from among yourselves, that you may find contentment in them, and He has instilled between you affection and

7 Tips on Dawah (Calling Non-Muslims to Islam)

7 Tips on Dawah (Calling Non-Muslims to Islam) (Taken from the Islaaminfo Forum Project)   1) Our etiquette, dressing, behaviour and dealings reflect on Islam. We are all ambassadors of Islam- willingly or unwillingly! The manner in which we conduct ourselves with all those around us speaks volumes!   2) Verbal discussions and a display of exemplary character (Akhlaaq). When preaching, tolerance, perseverance and wisdom are required.   3) You could also support Dawah organizations financially, or by spending time with them to assist them.   4) At work, keep a few books and articles where Non-Muslims can see them and when they ask you about it, you can give