Testing Times

A child in grade 1 will prepare for exams at the end of the year. The same applies to a grade 3 student and...

Unity with falsehood is not permissible, we must speak out

Below is an extract from Hazrat’s talk on 10/09/18 in Masjid-ut-Taqwa, Pietermaritzburg. It is an explanation of an article by Ml. Ashraf Ali Thanwi...

Our faith in the unseen and the harms of spiritual illnesses

When a physical illness effects our body, we see it and feel it, thereby giving it its due attention. When a spiritual illness effects...

Lailatul Jaaizah and how to ensure your Qurbani is accepted

The night preceeding Eid is known as lailatul Jaaizah (the night of Reward). For those celebrating Eid tomorrow (22/08/18), tonight is lailatul Jaaizah. Nabi...

A taste of Heaven on Earth

A wife will be broken-hearted if her husband insults or humiliates her. The sharpness of his tongue and the bitterness in his voice will...

Hajj: A journey of Love and Submission

Hajj is a journey of love and submission. From the perspective of logic, it would be easier to perform Hajj in other months, when...

The importance of forbidding the evil

Nabi ﷺ described the Ummah as one body (Bukhari). When we walk down the streets, we look ahead to avoid slipping. Our brains remain...

Striving for spiritual progress

Striving in the path of Allah leads to taraqi/spiritual progress. When a father intends to gift his toddler a sweet, sometimes, he will hold...

What is stinginess? Can we withhold trade secrets?

A Sahaabi رضي الله عنه asked Nabi ﷺ, “Which is the most evil action in the sight of Allah?” Nabi ﷺ replied, “Bad character and...

Salah is like a fruit

With regards to Salah, Imam Ghazali رحمة الله عليه has said that cleanliness of the clothes and body, is like the outer peel of...