How many times did you feel unsafe? How often did you feel threatened, afraid, scared, or unbalanced? did you frequently ask yourself why all these bad things happened?! Will I ever have any everlasting sense of security? Why me? Definitely, you’ve asked these, may be thousands of times. As, you live in such a world […]


     Here are 20 verses of qur’an that will melt your heart and calm your soul! 1) Verse Number One: And when My servants ask you, [O Muhammad], concerning Me – indeed I am near. I respond to the invocation of the supplicant when he calls upon Me. So let them respond to Me […]


Ismail is the son of Abraham, and the father of the Arabs. His stories hold many insights and inspirations and show in many parts the meaning of being a Muslim –One who submits to his Creator’s commands-. Ismail, the child:      As a child, an infant in fact, his father Abraham took him and […]


     Islam accepts “The other” very tolerably and graciously; that is evident in all aspects of worship and life.  Islam being “The Last Message from God to humanity”, there should be tolerance concurrent with resoluteness. That being said; Muslims have to deal with all other religions, beliefs and convictions of the rest of the […]


Who gives women more rights: Jewish, Christian or Muslim teachings? This is food for your thought. Many claim that Islam “oppresses women” when it comes to the rules of inheritance. Before you allow yourself to blindly follow those who have no knowledge, please read this; be honest, truthful and objective—and then judge for yourself. In […]


     As humans we are ordered not to commit sins, but sometimes we slip and fall. What shall we do when that happens? Are we condemned because we sinned even just once?  Or is there a way to redeem ourselves and earn our Creator’s forgiveness? In this article we will take a trip to […]


     Many hear the name Allah without knowing what it means or whom it does refer to. Does it refer to the God of Arabs? Or the God of Muslims? Does it have a meaning? I will elaborate on the name’s root, meaning, whom it refers to and its place in Islam. Allah, linguistic […]


     Just like any other day, I woke up early in a hurry trying to catch the bus. I reached work just on time. Then, I started the 8-boring hours, working and working… I woke up again – in a hurry- I dressed up… Then, I ran to catch the bus, I arrived at […]


     Do you have a kid? Are you full of concerns about how to raise him? The world is full of corruption and you are afraid of that? Here are some guidelines that Islam presents through Messenger Muhammad (peace be upon him). 1- Choice of Name: Choose a name with a good meaning for […]


There was a girl who celebrated her mother’s birthday every year. She gave her a present on that day; however, the rest of the year she kept shouting at her mother and would even beat her!! Imagine! The same happens with those who allege any religious conversion by mere celebration while leaving the core of […]


     Although I have been a Muslim long time ago, I still search for and find reasons for being a Muslim. I know that there are a lot of scientific books that prove the truth of Islam. However, what appeals to me is something different. The reasons that mostly depend on first-hand experience. That […]


Can you describe your feeling when you hear some good words? Happy, full of joy, motivated, right? What about your feeling when you hear some bad words? Sad, full of depression, despaired, right? To what extent words work like magic! So please everyone take care of all your words, it may break someone’s heart or […]