The Reality of Baraka

Baraka is a reality. Don't let the materialistic assumptions of the modern world infect your thinking and how you live your day to day life....

Against Naturalism: The Love of a Mountain

The Messenger of Allah ﷺ said, "Verily, the mountain of Uhud loves us and we love it." If you accept this sahih hadith, how are...

Unintended Implications of Atheism

Materialists, naturalists, and atheists have a long history of denying the existence of things that don't fit into their very narrow, limited conception of...

Who Is the Real “Freethinker”?

Who is the real "free thinker"? The atheist, who: 1) Lives in a secular world, 2) Goes to schools with secular curricula based on secular philosophies that...

Dawah is for the Rich

It is an important observation that American Muslim dawah efforts often are unbalanced in targeting whites over non-whites, rich over poor. This is attributed...

The Biggest Conspiracy of Them All

The biggest conspiracy theory is the idea that an unseen being and his dark network of operatives have been working patiently and systematically over...

Get Your Duas In Order

What percentage of our duas concern matters of this life vs matters of the hereafter? Don't misunderstand. All duas no matter what the subject...

Maybe It’s Best to Keep the “Gates of Ijtihad” Closed

There is no problem with the "gates of ijtihad" being opened (assuming they were ever closed). The problem is when the people opening them...

Only Physical Things Are Real!

When an atheist tells me that only physical, material things that you can empirically touch and observe are real and everything else, e.g., God,...

Does the US Congress Believe Magic is Real?

Did you know that the US Congress recently passed a resolution to "recognize magic as a rare and valuable art form and a national...

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We should support (and aspire to be) Muslim activists who: 1. Oppose political tyrants 2. Help the poor and needy 3. Defend the wrongly accused 4. Fight for...