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.
Why do we have to follow a specific way of worshipping God? Why bid'a (innovation) is not allowed in Islam?
Indeed, the number of months with Allah is twelve lunar months in the register of Allah from the day He created the heavens and the earth; of these, four are sacred.
It would be "an understatement" to say, how wrongly women's shares of inheritance in Islam are viewed, and how badly Ilm al-fara'id is misunderstood by non-Muslims. The truth is...
Many people see Eid al-Adha as a barbaric festival in which Muslims are just thirsty for the blood of animals. But is that true? Let’s first discover what does “Qurban” or slaughtering an animal mean? After the days of Muslims’ Pilgrimage, which are full of total obedience and worship to God (the Creator of the [...]
Walking around in Muslims’ streets, you can see and smell blood everywhere in their first, second, third and fourth days of Eid (Feast). But what is the purpose behind this? What’s the aim of shedding this amount of blood? Is it just for the pleasure of torturing animals, or is there any other reason behind [...]
In a few days, Muslims will take to the streets and squares in multitudes, filling them up with chants of “Allahu Akbar” (Greatness to Allah). Muslims are rejoicing at what Allah has bestowed upon them of His bounty, and what He has guided them to perform ordained ibadat (worships). As it’s known, fasting is [...]
After I went to high school, my standards regarding everything have changed. I remember one co. from my elementary school once told me she couldn’t believe how deep I’ve changed. I met new friends, they were those plastic girls group of high school. I have no idea how I gathered with this type of girls, [...]
How many quotes are there that describe good manners? How many articles? How many books? Lots and lots; all trying to deliver the image of a perfect world. Prophet Muhammad PBUH (Peace be upon him) once said that he has been honored over other prophets and messengers by some characteristics, and one of them is [...]
Due to the lack of knowledge about Islam, most non-Muslims tend to build some wrong ideas that contain many misconceptions about Islam. I will try to spotlight some of these myths hoping to clarify the doubts raised about these ideas. Misconception no.1: Islam is a religion of violence and barbarism! When you just utter the [...]
There’s a huge difference between what you know about Sharia and what Sharia ‘ah really is. First: What is Sharia? ‘Al-Shari’ah means the Islamic rulings that Allah has legislated for His slaves. And it is called so “i.e. Shari’ah” because the legislator legislated them as Shari’ah in Arabic means: legislation. It is also called [...]
According to each belief, there are infidels, which are the other beliefs adheres of course, this is general in all beliefs. On the other hand, each belief guarantees for you that you’ll not be considered as an infidel, and that you will not go to hell as long as you stay in this belief, well, [...]