Being good to your parents is one of the greatest deeds. The amount of stress on this matter is huge, yet many people don’t know this side of Islam.
Society consists of multiples of a small unit, which is the "Family". Consequentially, forbidding adultery in Islam is a method for...
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 [...]
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 [...]
1- She is dignified, not oppressed You may think that women in Islam are getting a row deal and that they are oppressed. You may say that men are dominant over women and that Muslim women are culturally oppressed. Or that they are culturally abused. Let us differentiate between certain culture baggage and [...]
Islam is a way of life not only a religion. There is no aspect of life that is left out, there is always a perfect Islamic way to handle it. Death is of no exception as it is the gateway to “Afterlife”, the real one where we started and where we will end up. To [...]
What does engagement mean in Islam? Is it a party where the fiancé/fiancée exchange rings? Actually no, it is not. Engagement according to Islamic Shariah means that a man asks a woman or her guardian for her hand in marriage. It is a proposal for or a promise of marriage. There are no specific practices [...]
According to the Western ideology, the concept of childhood was not addressed until the 16th century. It is not that the west did not have children or young people but rather they didn’t have the principles of how to safeguard their right. Before revolutions in Europe, children were forced to work in harsh conditions [...]
One of Prophet Muhammad’s companions narrated (Abu Ayyub) that a man said: “O Messenger of Allah, tell me of a deed that will gain me admittance to Paradise.” The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said: “Worship Allah and do not associate anything with Him, establish the Salah, pay the Zakah and uphold the ties of kinship. [...]