What does the name الله ‘Allâh’ really mean?

I would like to share with you what the word “Allah” really means and how “Allah” is the God of all Arahamic Faiths. I feel that it is only fair to say that if someone wants to learn about Islam than that person should go to Islamic Scholars and not haters. Would one go to… Continue reading What does the name الله ‘Allâh’ really mean?

Setting Qur’anic Verses or Adhan as Ringtones: Permissible?

Setting Qur’anic Verses or Adhan as Ringtones: Permissible? I found this interesting and I very much agree with it. I just wanted to pass it on, Insha’Allâh this will be beneficial to all of you as well. Question: Nowadays, it is quite noticed that a great deal of people set Qur’anic verses, supplications, or Adhan… Continue reading Setting Qur’anic Verses or Adhan as Ringtones: Permissible?

Prohibition of “Show-Off”

Here are some Qur’ân Verses and Hadiths that talk about “Showing off“. Doing things for the sight of man and not for Allâh (Subhânau wa Ta’âla) Collection from: Riyâd-us-Sâliheen, Selected and Collected by: Sheikh Safi-ur-Rahman Mubarakpuri: Page 783-788, Chapter 259 (288) Allâh, the Exalted said: “And they have been commanded no more than this: to… Continue reading Prohibition of “Show-Off”

A Lesson From A Man Who Never Lost Hope

A Lesson From A Man Who Never Lost Hope -Yasmin Mogahed IFN Columnist I read a story recently that brought me to tears. It was about the life of Prophet Zakariya (Radhi-yallaahu ‘anhu). The Qur’an tells us that while Maryam, mother of Issa (Jesus), was entrusted to his care, Zakariya would enter her chamber and… Continue reading A Lesson From A Man Who Never Lost Hope

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It is Sisterhood-Love for the sake of Allâh that binds us… “…And lower your wing for the believers (be courteous to the fellow-believers)” (Al-Hijr 15:88),

Arabic/Islamic Phrases for Everyday Use

Arabic/Islamic Phrases for Everyday Use When You Meet a Muslim As-Salamu Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuhu (May The One True God’s Peace and Blessing Be Upon You) When a Muslim Greets You First Wa ‘Alaikum us-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuhu (and MayThe One True God’s Peace and Blessings Be Upon You) When Starting To Do… Continue reading Arabic/Islamic Phrases for Everyday Use