We have all, without doubt, experienced stubborn challenges in life. Failures and setbacks can drain us of every ounce of energy we possess. They can cloud our judgement and have a detrimental effect on our emotional well-being. Difficult situations also can drastically slow down our productivity and extinguish the flame of passion within us that keeps us striving towards our dreams.Read More
Category: Self Development
What is mental health, what are the various types of illnesses, and how do we approach this topic as Muslims in a manner that conforms to our faith, but not the ignorant cultural norms? Join us in this vital episode with Shaykh Abdul Hameed.Read More
When many first practice the Deen, excitement and zeal can take over to the extent where one may face an identity crisis or personality disorder. How do we find a healthy balance when practicing our faith?Read More
By Naairah Aftab (FOSIS Scotland) (FREE DOWNLOADABLE STUDY DU’A SHEET BELOW) As the new academic draws near, the stress will understandably be kicking in. Studying for coursework and exams is without doubt difficult and exhausting, and balancing our spiritual development alongside them can prove to be a continuous challenge. Sometimes striking that balance feels impossible, doesn’t it? Firstly, let’s remind ourselves about the importance of seeking knowledge in Islam: “Whoever treads a path in seeking knowledge, Allah will make easy for him the path to Paradise.” (Al-Tirmidthi) Notice that this Hadith does not specify that only Islamic knowledge in...Read More
“Your time should not be without any structure, such that you occupy yourself arbitrarily with whatever comes along.
Rather, you must take account of yourself and order your worship during the day and the night, assigning to each period of time an activity that must not be neglected nor replaced by another activity.Read More