Do not water down Islam to reach the masses

Our goal in life is to please Allah by following His laws, not appease people by watering down His laws. Our pious predecessors always...

The Muslims of Aqsa: Their piety and love for the Qur’an

The efforts of Salah Ad-Din رحمة الله عليه to revive Islam in Aqsa lives on today, in the spirit of the Muslims there. Muslim...

Abu Bakr (RA)’s Inaugural speech

After the demise of Nabi ﷺ, the Sahaaba رضي الله عنهم unanimously appointed Abu Bakr رضي الله عنه as the khalifah/leader. During his acceptance...

The key ingredient to qubooliyah (divine acceptance)

Someone once asked Nabi ﷺ that what is the reward for the one who fights for the sake of fame? Nabi ﷺ responded that there is no...

Salah Ad-Din Ayyubi’s conquest of Palestine

Salah Ad-Din Ayyubi رحمة الله عليه conquered Palestine in 1187; a victory that we are still benefitting from today. Due to his efforts Allah...

The crucial role of Tasawwuf in the conquest of Constantinople/Istanbul

Constantinople, a city in Turkey which is now known as Istanbul, was the capital of the Roman Empire. Nabi ﷺ once said to His...

Insulate the heart: An example from Hazrat Ml. Yunus Patel (RA)

This post was not written by the admin of this website. It was written by Hazrat Ml. Dawood (DB) based on advice of Hazrat...

Getting upset, angry or offended

It is human nature to get upset, angry and offended at times. When the thought comes to mind that a true saalik does not...

3 examples of pious people who tried their best in difficult...

What happens in life is ghair ikhtiyaar (not within our control), nor will we be held accountable for it. But how we react is...

Selfies and Social Media

When a supervisor says “I am watching you”, it is said in a threatening manner. Allah regularly reminds us in the Qur’an that He...