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Allah’s Love for Us: 7 Examples

Love can be defined as an “unselfish, loyal and benevolent concern for the good of another” (Merriam Webster Dictionary). As Muslims we love Allah, but have we reflected on Allah’s love for us? Here are 7 examples of Allah’s love for us in Islam. 1. When we try to get close to Allah, Allah comes […]

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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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Tawakkul in the Time of Worry

And did people think that they’ll say that they believe without being tested? (Qur’an 29:2) Have you ever deeply pondered on how Muslims of the past felt whenever they went through a calamity?  The Quran tells us stories of the people of Prophet Nuh and the flood that destroyed many of them, of Prophet Yunus […]

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9 Islamic Benefits of Practicing Mindfulness

Did you know that mindfulness is used to treat heart disease, high blood pressure, sleep problems, addictions, anxiety, depression, chronic pain, digestive problems, and relationship difficulties? (https://www.helpguide.org/harvard/benefits-of-mindfulness.htm)  Mindfulness is “a mental state achieved by focusing one’s awareness on the present moment, while calmly acknowledging and accepting one’s feelings, thoughts, and bodily sensations” (https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/mindfulness). Mindfulness trains […]

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9 Tips to Raise Children Who Establish Salah

“And establish prayer and pay zakah, and bow with those who bow” (Holy Quran, 2:43).  We all know that Salah is the second pillar of Islam, but often it’s a struggle for parents to raise children who pray regularly. Here are 9 tips to help your children to establish salah. 1. Lead by example. “Believers, […]

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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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