Credulity is an Asset

In the age of misinformation, credulity is a valuable resource. Don't give it up for a cheap price.   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1639316102953772

Hillary Ushering in the Apocalypse

Back in 2008, there were some American Muslims who were hoping Hillary Clinton would become president because of the hadith "lan yufliha qawmun..." thinking...

The Prophet Did Not Make Predictions

Language note: saying that the Prophet ﷺ "made predictions" is not the best phraseology. According to the most common connotation of the word "prediction,"...

The Deception of the Antichrist

We seek refuge from al-masih al-dajjal in every prayer. I would always wonder, given how much we know about this being from the Prophet...

A Hadith Characterizing the State of Israel

An apt characterization of Israel as a state comes from the following hadith: "Four traits whoever possesses them is a hypocrite and whoever possesses some...

When Practicality is a Non-Factor

When we look at the state of the world and, more importantly, the state of our own selves, it is easy to get overwhelmed....

The Prophet Himself -s- Censures “Quran-Only” Muslims

Narrated Al-Miqdam bin Ma'dikarib: that the Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said: "Lo! Soon a Hadith from me will be conveyed to a man, while...

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...

It Is Impossible For Someone to Live 950 Years!

Whenever people tell me that the idea that Nuh, for example, or the youth of the cave, or Khidr, or Dajjal have lifespans spanning...

Is This Hadith Referring to Television?

Have you heard of the "news cycle"? Have you heard of telecommunication through electromagnetic signal or wave? Have you seen flat-screen televisions and monitors? Hudhaifa...

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The Trickiest Atheist Argument [Video]

https://youtu.be/f50zaO-FCT4 Transcript: Atheists have a lot of tricky arguments against religion but one particular argument has gotten a lot of traction on social media because of...

9/11 and Covid: Will Muslims Lead or Fall Prey Again?

I think we are way past discussing efficacy of lockdown. Every day, more and more have realized that it was and continues to be...

The Fallacy of “Don’t Judge!” in Islam

“Who are you to judge?” “Worry about your own sins”…, ”It’s not your business what I choose to do with my life”…, ”You don’t...

Let’s Not Forget What China Is Doing to the Uighurs

Back in December 2018, my wife and I were traveling from Indonesia to the United States. It was the happiest day of our lives,...

Reviewing Yaqeen Institute: A Source of Certainty or Doubt?

Note: This is a living document that will in sha’ Allah be updated as Yaqeen continues to publish content for the Muslim community. If...

Toe the Line or Else – Covid Bullying In the Muslim Community

The response of governments to the coronavirus has transformed the world. Numerous basic freedoms have simply been suspended, removed, or severely curtailed.  Were these freedoms...

Pervez Hoodbhoy Fails in Science and in Islam

Pervez Hoodbhoy, the Pakistani secular modernist, has taken this opportunity of "covid crisis" to praise Darwin, Modi, Mohammad bin Salman, and, of course, the...