Flowery Discourse and Conjecture Obscure the Truth

Surat al-An`am: 111-117, relevant to current events. "Even if We did send unto them angels, and the dead did speak unto them, and We gathered...

Ibn Al-Jawzi’s Warning on the Great Trap

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْمِ Introduction Praise be to الله‎ (Allah), Lord of the Worlds. The Hereafter is for the pious, and there is no enmity save...

The Nature of Iman in the Face of Doubts

"Have you not considered how Allah presents an example, a good word like a good tree, whose root is firmly fixed and its...

Contentment: The Lost Treasure in Our Materialistic World

I had a long and thought-provoking conversation the other day with one of my old Harvard blockmates (we lived on the same dorm floor)....

Defending the Honour of Rasūlullāh ﷺ

The polytheists of Makkah Mukarramah were famous for their taunting and mockery of Rasūlullāh sallallāhu ‘alayhi wa sallam. They swore at him, spat in his...

Music and the Devil in the West: What Does Islam Say?

The idea of the "deal with the devil" is one of the few religious symbols still present in the secularized Westernized culture, an expression...

Lack of Iman Equals Lack of Intelligence

Marvel at this hadith. Among its lessons: Can we really describe someone without iman as intelligent? Hudhaifa reported: "The Messenger of Allah ﷺ narrated to us two...

Can Porn Destroy Your Faith?

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Major Hindu Nationalist Politician Calls for the “Re-Conversion” of Muslims

Tejasvi Surya, 30, is not some fringe figure. He is a parliamentarian and the president of the ruling BJP party's youth wing, also gathering...

How To Be Consistent with Prayer

Think about this unintuitive statement: Doing something 100% of the time is easier than doing it 90% of the time. Think about prayer. If...