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Good Friday in Islam

Good Friday in Islam Sami Zaatari This Friday will be the day known as Good Friday, this day is observed by Christians around the world, for them it is a holy day, this is the day in which Jesus was betrayed and taken onto the cross and crucified, hence the Good Friday. Now if […]

Pride: A Barrier to Paradise

Pride: A Barrier to Paradise From ‘Abdullaah Ibn Mas’ood radi-Allaahu ‘anhu who related that Allaah’s Messenger sal-Allaahu ‘alayhe wa sallam said: “Whoever has an atoms worth of kibr (pride) in his heart will not enter Paradise.” So a man said: What about a person who loves (i.e. takes pride in) wearing beautiful clothes and beautiful shoes? […]

Today is a beautiful day

“A blind boy sat on the steps of a building with a hat by his feet.  He held up a sign which said: “I am blind, please help.” There were only a few coins in the hat. A man was walking by… He took a few coins from his pocket and dropped them into the […]

ARGUMENTS – The Worst Sort of Conversation

ARGUMENTS – The Worst Sort of Conversation These days it is a common sight to see people arguing via comments on many of the Islamic pages on the Internet. While reading such comments, it makes us wonder at many times if the person is arguing for the sake of proving their point, or rather for […]

True Wealth

True Wealth One day a father of a very wealthy family took his son on a trip to the country with the purpose of showing his son how the poor people live so he could be thankful for his wealth. They spent a couple of days and nights on the farm of what would be […]

Our 1st Prophet, Prophet Adam(pbuh): part 2

Prophet Adam (PBUH) Adams Life on Earth Adam knew he bade farewell to peace when he left Paradise. On earth he had to face conflict and struggle. No sooner had one ended than another began. He also had to toil to sustain himself. He had to protect himself with clothes and weapons and protect his […]

Right Perception

Right Perception There was a millionaire who was bothered by severe eye pain. He consulted a galaxy of medical experts; he consumed heavy loads of drugs and underwent hundreds of injections. But the ache persisted with greater vigor than before. At last a monk who has supposed to be an expert in treating such patients […]