Islamic Festive Season: Eid Preparations in the Countdown to Ramadan

Muslims have two Eids per year, and they're only two months apart. This makes it a season worth preparing for. But, why should we prepare for...

Did Prophets Have Perfect Families? Learning From Surat Yusuf

Anyone who has lived through a difficult family situation should read Surat Yusuf. Someone recently told me that prophets are too far away from us...

Reality Check: Individualism Leads to Dying Broke and Alone

Welcome to the wonderful future we've all been promised, full of liberty, equality, and personal choice. The Wall Street Journal: Baby boomers are aging alone more...

Kids, Quran, and Qira’at!

If you want to do something surprisingly fun and genuinely enjoyable, gather your children and listen to the Quran in different qira'at (قراءات -...

Choosing the Right Spouse for the Sake of Allah

Marriage preferences can make a huge difference in changing the orientation of a community. Generally, we know that marrying someone with good deen and...

Palestinians Protest Feminist Treaty, Clash with Liberal Activists

Recently, protestors hit the streets in many Palestinian cities. Contrary to the norm, these protests were not against the Israeli occupation. Rather, they were...

Is Your Marriage Plagued with Thoughts of Divorce?

I had an interesting conversation yesterday with my father-in-law. He's Iranian, and he was telling me stories of the old days in Iran, from...