Take What You Can of Ramadan

Allah gives some of us a lot of time for worship in Ramadan and He gives others less time due to their work and...

The Hypocrisy of “Islamic Reform”

Sometimes Muslim reformists or Muslims taking on certain reformist positions will cite a rare, unusual classical opinion to support their view. This is, of...

The Supreme Respect of the Sahabah Towards Rasūlullāh ﷺ

I love this statement by Al-‘Abbās ibn ‘Abd al-Muṭṭalib, رضي الله عنه: سئل العباس بن عبد المطلب رضي الله عنه عم رسول الله صلى الله...

Image Obsession and Shirk

Popularity is everything these days. Everyone is vying to be seen, heard, and known. People define their worth by how many followers they have,...

Pride in Religion vs. Pride in Self

Sincere people take great pride in their religion. Insincere people take great pride in themselves and mask it as religious devotion.   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1625463554339027

Prayer and Intention

If you maintain a good, Godly intention for everything you do, whether it is your job, your quality time with friends and family, your...

Tempted to Stop Praying

Someone told me that he is in a crisis. He is tempted to stop praying. Why? Because when he prays, he doesn't feel anything....

Hawa Versus Huda: Atheistic Delusions

الهوى والهدى In Arabic, these two words differ in only one letter. A single letter (the middle letter between the Ha and the Alif Maqsura:...

Nasiha and Its Pitfalls

If you give someone nasihah and you feel offended when he or she doesn't take your advice, then that may be a sign that...

Death By Ego

Make a list of the people you have distanced yourself from or you don't want to have anything to do with or you feel...