On The Mercy And Boldness Of Believers

Allah the Most Supreme commands in our holy Qur’an as follows: “Muhammad is the Messenger of Allah; and those who are with him are fierce against unbelievers, (but) merciful amongst themselves. You see them bowing and prostrating (in salat/prayer), seeking grace from Allah and (His) pleasure. On their faces are their Marks, (being) the traces […]

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Niyyah (Intent)

In dictionaries, niyyah is defined as being determined or inclined to do something, showing will or determination, having the desire to accomplish something, having the resolve and intention to do something. When used in a religious context, the same word has slightly more subtle connotations such as “one’s heart knowingly and willfully tending towards an […]

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Islam and Humanity

Allah Almighty stated the following in our Holy Qur’an:   “The true religion in the sight of Allah is Islam.” (Âli Imrân 19)   Again, He says:   “This day those who disbelieve have despaired of [defeating] your religion; so fear them not, but fear Me. Thisday I have perfected for you your religion and […]

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Blessed with Hidayah

Blessed with Hidayah This world is a place of tests and the afterlife is the place where one reaps what he sows. Allah, who is the owner of both this world and the afterlife, has shown mankind the righteous path and left people to their own choices between thankfulness and ungratefulness: “Indeed, We guided him […]

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