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The Importance of Peace from the Quran and Sunnah

Peace, or harmony in human relations, is a basic value of Islam. The following Quranic verses and hadiths illustrate the importance of peace in Islam. Making peace between people is better than (nafl) charity, fasting, and prayer. Do you know what is better than charity and fasting and prayer? It is keeping peace and good […]

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Scientific Theories That Support Allah’s Existence

Science is defined as knowledge about or study of the natural world based on facts learned through experiments and observation. Although some may use science to support disbelief in Allah, science more often supports Allah’s existence. Allah (swt) encourages us to study the world to discover His signs: “Indeed, in the creation of the heavens […]

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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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Practical Ways to Deal With Pain and Grief in Islam

“Do the people think that they will be left to say, “We believe” and they will not be tried?” (Qur’an 29:2) There are different ways that Allah (تعالى) can test a believer. He tests us with what is good and pleasing to us, and He also tests us with things that cause our hearts to […]

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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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