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
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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
Success is the ultimate desire for all of us and a Muslim yearns for success not only in this Dunya but also in Akhirah. We often fear that striving for success in Dunya might destroy our success of Akhirah. Instead of fearing it, let’s face it. We have only one life where we can act according to our choice. We must take care that our choices and actions of this Dunya are such that fetch us success of both the worlds.Read More
by Shaykh Amer Jamil Below is an edited version of the transcription from the video above. Watch the rest of the short reminder videos from the Good Life Series by Shaykh Amer Jamil by clicking here. We all know the importance of the heart and why we have to purify it. Alhamdulillah there is a very easy way of purifying the heart, and that is to pray on the Prophet (pbuh). The Prophet (pbuh) said: “Whoever sends blessings upon me, Allah will send blessings upon him tenfold”. Narrated by Muslim (384). Now, without getting into all of...Read More
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