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The Argument of Fuqaha

Sarf and Nahuw is the argument of the Fuqaha. If you want to do anything in Islam, you better learn this. -Ustadh

The Longing…

~ O Allah! Increase Your love for me over the love of all other things, exceed Your fear over the fear of all other things and exceed my eagerness to meet You over all the worldly desires. And when the eyes of the people of the world are cooled by their world, place the coolness […]

Alhamdolilah for my brother…

Alhamdolilah for being  blessed with an amazing brother, mashaa’Allah. I know I would be nothing without him and so very lonely.  He’s been my bestest friend and in my eyes he’s still my baby. Allah SWT tests us through those whom we love and subhanAllah, it’s unbearable to see one’s brother to continuously suffer in […]

Self-Improvement & Self-Esteem: Inspirational Talks for Muslim Women

Many times at the time of difficulty, Allah SWT sends us reminders from unknown sources. Just came across the following videos. We all need reminders and as women, we also need reassurance which we rarely get from anyone or anywhere except from the Quraan, the Words of Allah SWT. Alhamdolilah for the blessing of Islam, […]

Mu’aadhah al-‘Adawiyyah (R): “O soul, there is plenty of sleep ahead of you…”

Mu’aadhah al-‘Adawiyyah, one of the righteous Taabi’aat spent her wedding night, along with her husband Silah ibn Ashyam, praying until Fajr. When her husband and son were killed in the land of jihaad, she would spend the whole night in prayer, worshipping and beseeching Allaah, and she would sleep during the day. If she felt […]

Tips for Tahajjud: How to get that *Special Invite* from Allah SWT?

“You may see their faces as pale during the day. But as soon as it is night-time, their faces glow just like lanterns in the dark. For they are with the Only One who’s Company they can never have enough of. They are with their Rabb, the Lord of the Worlds.”  ~ Ibraaheem ibn Shammaas said: […]

How could you and how can you when they’re your enemies?!

…قَالَ فَبِعِزَّتِكَ لَأُغۡوِيَنَّهُمۡ أَجۡمَعِينَ … إِلَّا عِبَادَكَ مِنۡهُمُ ٱلۡمُخۡلَصِينَ… [Iblîs (Satan)] said: “By Your Might, then I will surely mislead them all, (82) “Except Your chosen slaves amongst them (faithful, obedient, true believers of Islâmic Monotheism).” (83) [Surat Sad] ~ قَالَ أَرَءَيۡتَكَ هَـٰذَا ٱلَّذِى ڪَرَّمۡتَ عَ لَىَّ لَٮِٕنۡ أَخَّرۡتَنِ إِلَىٰ يَوۡمِ ٱلۡقِيَـٰمَةِ لَأَحۡتَنِكَنَّ ذُرِّيَّتَهُ ۥۤ […]