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7 Interesting Facts about Angels in Islam

Belief in the malaaikah (angels) is the second of the six pillars of belief (the other five are: belief in Allah, His Books, His Messengers, the Last Day, and predestination). Most of us know some things about angels, like they are made of light, they must always obey Allah, and there are two angels on […]

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The Mercy of Allah (swt) in the Quran and Sunnah

It is important to remember that Allah is the Most Merciful, because believers should think positively about Allah. Allah says in a hadith qudsi, “I am as My servant thinks of me…” (Bukhari, Muslim). Dr. Shaykh Yasir Qadhi, in a video about the divine name Ar-Raheem, states, “Optimism about Allah is part of imaan” The […]

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Feeling Depressed, Anxious, Scared About Coronavirus? Here Are Some Things To Read and Remember

We are living in unprecedented times, at least for a larger percentage of the world. The new COVID-19 virus has brought everything and everyone to a halt, and honestly, it is understandable if you are feeling depressed, anxious or scared about coronavirus and the state of our lives right now. It’s scary to know that […]

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The “4 P’s” of Happiness in the Holy Quran

The Holy Quran is the primary source of Islam. In this article I use “4 P’s” to reflect some of the Quran’s happiness wisdom: Purpose, Positivity, Patience, and Personal Responsibility PURPOSE The Quran teaches that life is a test to see who will be “best in deeds.” This gives us a higher purpose for living. […]

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Inspiring Quranic Verses

Since Ramadan is the month of the Holy Quran, here are some inspiring Quranic verses that have moved hearts over the past 14 centuries. “He Who created death and life so that He may test which of you is best in deed…” (67:2) “It is not righteousness that you turn your faces east or west. […]

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5 Ways to Increase Your Self-Esteem

Self esteem is defined as how much you like yourself. Self esteem is important because high self esteem leads to greater happiness and more positive actions. A high self esteem as a Muslim will lead you to do more good deeds, because you feel good within. Many counselors believe that the main cause of poor […]

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