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”

Unveiling Oppression

Unveiling Oppression -by Kathy Chin I walked down the street in my long white dress and inch-long black hair one afternoon, and truck drivers whistled obscenities at me. I felt defeated. I had just stepped out of a hair salon. I had my hair cut short, telling the hairdresser to trim it as she would… Continue reading Unveiling Oppression

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

Human Flesh Tasting like Pork?

Human Flesh Tasting like Pork? I heard a rumor from a few friends that Human Flesh had a very similar taste to Pork. Well after my stomach had gone back to normal I decided to so some research about this topic. Here are some of the articles I have found about this topic. Basicly a German man by the… Continue reading Human Flesh Tasting like Pork?