Allah (swt) uses beautiful metaphors in the Quran to explain broad concepts in a few words. Such a metaphor can be found in the verse about parents. Let us look at this metaphor and the lessons we can derive from it about our treatment of our parents. “And your Lord has decreed that you not […]
Why do we pray? Fast? Pay zakah (obligatory charity)? Of course, if you consider the whole concept of ‘ibadah (worship) altogether, its goal is to attain the pleasure of the Creator, and they’re also necessary in order to obtain an entry pass into Jannah. But considered individually, each act of worship is unique – it […]
“By Time!” recited Mr. Ahmad. He was giving a lecture on Surat al-Asr. “Human beings are in loss by default. The only ones to come out of that loss are those who utilize their time in doing the four things mentioned in the third ayah (verse) of Surat al-Asr: to believe, to do righteous deeds, […]
Take a journey through the history of female scholarship in Islam – at every turn, you will meet forward-thinking women who fulfilled their share of the responsibility for spreading knowledge. The post Islam’s Female Scholars: Amrah bint Abdur Rahman appeared first on About Islam.
When we look at a person who is not a Muslim, what thoughts come to the mind? Let us look at what Prophet Muhammad saw in three non-Muslims... The post 3 Non-Muslims Praised by Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) appeared first on About Islam.
Zakah does purification in two ways: it purifies one’s remaining wealth, and it also purifies the heart; but how? Click to find out The post Zakah – The Best Investment With the Best Returns appeared first on About Islam.
The final destination in our journey of life awaits us in the Hereafter. Before going there, we can buy real estate properties in Paradise. How? The post 5 Real Estate Properties to Buy in Paradise appeared first on About Islam.
What do you need to know to understand Quran? Many scholars say that you don’t really need much background knowledge to understand it.... The post 5 Topics of the Quran to Easily Understand it appeared first on About Islam.