Tag Archives: Islam

Islam : Hadith for Today November 13, 2018 : Topic – Seeing Allah

By | November 13, 2018

Narrated `Abdullah bin Qais (RA): Allah’s Messenger (peace be upon him) said, “Two gardens, the utensils and the contents of which are of silver, and two other gardens, the utensils and contents of which are of gold. And nothing will prevent the people who will be in the Garden of Eden from seeing their Lord… Read More »

Islam : Hadith for Today November 4, 2018 : Topic – Jealousy

By | November 3, 2018

Narrated Jabir ibn Atik (RA): The Prophet (peace be upon him) said: There is jealousy which Allah loves and jealousy which Allah hates. That which Allah loves is jealousy regarding a matter of doubt, and that which Allah hates is jealousy regarding something which is not doubtful. There is pride which Allah hates and pride… Read More »

Islam – Happiness in Islam (part 3): Happiness is Found in Sincere Worship

By | November 2, 2018

In Part 1, we discussed the evolution of happiness in western thought, and its effect on western culture.  In part 2, we re-examined the definitions of happiness and tried to understand the relationship between science and happiness.  Now, in part 3, we will learn about happiness in the teachings of Islam. Islam is the religion… Read More »

Islam – Happiness in Islam (part 2) Happiness & Science

By | November 2, 2018

Part 1 of Happiness in Islam discussed the evolution of happiness in western thought and its effect on western culture.  In part 2 we will re-examine the definitions of happiness and talk about the relationship between science and happiness and how this in turn relates to the teachings of Islam. The Merriam Webster online dictionary… Read More »

Islam – Happiness in Islam (part 1) Concepts of Happiness

By | November 2, 2018

Even though happiness is perhaps one of the most important things in life, science still can not explain much about it.  Its concept itself is elusive.  Is it an idea, emotion, virtue, philosophy, ideal, or is it just programmed in the genes?  There is no agreed upon definition for it, yet  still everyone seems to… Read More »

Islam – Real Happiness and Inner Peace

By | November 2, 2018

Real happiness and peace can be found in submitting to the commands of the Creator and the Sustainer of this world.  God has said in the Quran: “Truly, in remembering God do hearts find rest.” (Quran 13:28) On the other hand, the one who turns away from the Quran will have a life of hardship… Read More »

Islam – The Pleasures of Paradise in Brief

By | November 2, 2018

God has said in the Quran: “And give good news (O Muhammad) to those who believe and do good deeds, that they will have gardens (Paradise) in which rivers flow….” (Quran 2:25) God has also said: “Race one with another for forgiveness from your Lord and for Paradise, whose width is as the width of… Read More »

Islam – The Pleasures of Paradise ( Part 2 )

By | November 2, 2018

The Eternalness of the Hereafter The Pleasures of this world are transient whilst the joys of the hereafter are lasting and eternal.  In this life when a person enjoys something, it is only a short while before they get bored with it and proceed to search for something they feel is better, or they may… Read More »

Islam -The Pleasures of Paradise ( part 1)

By | November 2, 2018

The reality of Paradise is something which people will never be able to understand until they actually enter it, but God has shown us glimpses of it in the Quran.  He has described it as a place essentially different to the life of this world, both in the very nature and purpose of life, as… Read More »

Islam : Hadith for Today November 2, 2018 : Topic – Reward

By | November 2, 2018

A’ishah (RA) narrated that The Messenger of Allah (peace be upon him) said: “When a woman gives some of the foodstuff (which she has in her house) in charity without being extravagant (without being wasteful), she will receive the reward for what she has spent, and her husband will receive the reward because of his… Read More »

Religion Fact : Midlife Crisis & Married Muslim Men

By | October 30, 2018

His phone blinked with a new message.  She casually glanced over to see if it was a message from their son who needed to be picked up from after school activity.  The message read I love you and I can’t wait to be with you tonight with a trail of hearts and kisses!  What in… Read More »

Islam : How to perform Salat-l-Istikhara

By | October 30, 2018

Salat-l-Istikhara Anytime a Muslim is making a decision, he or she should seek Allah’s guidance and wisdom. Allah alone knows what is best for us, and there may be good in what we perceive as bad, and bad in what we perceive as good. If you are ambivalent or unsure about a decision you have… Read More »

Islam Hadith : Hadith On Jahannam

By | October 28, 2018

Narrated Haritha bin Wahb: Al-Khuzai: The Prophet (peace be upon him) said, “Shall I inform you about the people of Paradise? They comprise every obscure unimportant humble person, and if he takes Allah’s Oath that he will do that thing, Allah will fulfill his oath (by doing that). Shall I inform you about the people… Read More »

Islam Hadith : Hadith On Knowledge

By | October 27, 2018

Narrated Hasan: Knowledge is of two types. Firstly, knowledge perceived by the heart, and that is useful knowledge; secondly, the knowledge at on the tip of one’s tongue, and that is an argument from Allah, the Exalted and Glorious, against the children of Adam. Transmitted by Darimi. Al-Tirmidhi – Hadith 270 Narrated Abdullah bin Amr:… Read More »

Islam : The Last Sermon Of The Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)

By | October 26, 2018

This sermon was delivered on the Ninth Day of Islamic month of Dhul-Hijjah Year 632 A.C (10 A.H.) in the ‘Uranah valley of Mount Arafat’ in Mecca After praising and thanking God (Allah) the Prophet (peace be upon him) said: “O People, lend me an attentive ear, for I know not whether after this year… Read More »