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...

Abu Bakr (RA)’s balanced approach to business

Nabi ﷺ loved Abu Bakr رضي الله عنه the most and vice versa. They enjoyed each other’s company the most. However, that did not stop Abu...

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...

3 ways to develop an Attitude of Gratitude

If we are grateful by being obedient to Allah, He will increase his bounties upon us. Whether it is from a worldly or religious...

Lessons from a Monkey, Moth and a Bird

I was walking with my children a few days ago and we came across a monkey. A moth flew into his hands and began...

The purpose of Qurbani: To develop Taqwa

The moon has been sighted, the days of Hajj have begun and it will be Eid soon inshaAllah. Currently, everyone is talking about Qurbani...

6 Ahadith: Forgiveness of sins for One performing Hajj

1. Hazrat Abu Hurayrah رضي الله عنه narrates that Rasulullah ﷺ said: “Whoever performs Hajj for the sake of pleasing Allah and does not utter...

Why can’t we invite non-Muslims to our weddings, funerals or the...

The question may come to mind - why can’t we invite non-Muslims to our Nikaahs and Janaazahs or to the Kabah? The reason why...

Aqsa under attack: what is the solution?

The Muslims in Palestine are going through great trials. It is a duty upon us as an Ummah to find some solutions. There are many...

Good Character, Fashion and Designer brands

A believer cannot attain love for Allah without good character. All religions promote it so we all believe in it, but we all practise...