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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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Inspiring Quotes on Salah From Quran and Sunnah

“Successful indeed are the believers–who are humble in their prayers.” (Quran, 23: 1-2) …Verily, the prayer is enjoined on the believers at fixed hours (4:103)  As Muslims we know we must pray 5 times a day. Salah is the second pillar of Islam. It’s proof of our belief in Allah (swt). However, sometimes we forget […]

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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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