بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَنِ الرَّحِيم Salam alaykum warahmatullah, So I saw this post on Instagram by @asake-okin and it inspired me to share this… Ok.. So I had a major ‘fight’ with this very dear friend a few days ago that practically split us in half. Silly thing really; a lot of it could have been avoided if…… Continue reading Is winning that argument really worth it?
Salaam alaykum warahmatullah and Juma’a mubaarak, They say show me your friend and I’ll tell you who you are. This is so true. The Prophet (SAW) emphasized the need for friends with similar goals as we are likely to follow the faith of our friends. Yorubas say “bi ewe ba pe l’ara ose, aa di…… Continue reading Building the support system to nurture your Eeman(Faith)
Smile! It’s Sunnah. The Prophet (SAW) said: To smile at the face of your brother is charity. Need I say more? Watch Sheikh Omar Suleiman’s lecture on smiling here. Juma’a Mubaarak Barakallahu lee wa lakum السَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكُمْ وَرَحْمَةُ اللهِ وَبَرَكَاتُهُ
Salam alaykum, Number 2 on our compilation is Sadaqah – Charity. Allah loves givers and The Prophet (SAW) said that “the upper hand is better than the lower hand. The upper hand is that of the give the lower hand is that of the beggar” (Muslim). The best part is you can actually give charity…… Continue reading Quick and easy good deeds – Sadaqah (Charity)
There are different types of sin; some you commit that only affect you, others you commit against others. The sins you commit against yourselves are the easiest to bounce back from – as along as one is sincere in tawbah; repent, ask Allah’s forgiveness, and don’t go back to the sin. This is evident in…… Continue reading The sin that could make you go bankrupt
Salam alaykum, A lot of times we get carried away with ‘stuff’ – the rat race called work, kids, school etc. – that we don’t get enough time to do as much da’wah as we would like. I’ve made a compilation of a few acts of ibaadah (good deeds) that won’t take as much time…… Continue reading Quick and easy good deeds – Sunnah Al Rawatib