Thinking Well of Allah

Al Hassan Al Basry says: “There are people who get distracted by their hopes for Pardon (from Allah) until they pass away without having done a good deed! They say: we think positively in Allah (SWT) ( that He will pardon them with His great mercy)! Al Hassan Al Basry says about them: “They lied; if they had thought well in Allah, they would have acted well.”

The Last Word of God

Islam is the last Word of Allah (God) to all creation. It contains all facts and principles needed for life as well as for resurrection. It guarantees happiness for mankind in the worldly life and in the Hereafter. It suffices human beings not to seek for any other suggested reform, or any other invented teachings. Mohammad el-Ghazali … Read more

Life and Opportunities

  Life offers lots of opportunities. In fact, opportunities are always there, and will always be there. What we often lack is the necessary knowledge (the understanding) and skills needed for moving forward and achieving our goals. We all wish to reach our potential; we all possess this inner desire to reach for the top … Read more

The Best Strategy in War

Diagnostic Letter From Umar Ibn Al-Khattab (RA): State of the Ummah To Sa`d Ibn Abi Waqqas, Commander of the Muslim Army in Persia. “…Then after, I order you and all troops that are along with you to be obedient to Allah in all circumstances, as this (being obedient to Allah) is better than the weapons against … Read more

The Ten Impediments

It is reported that Ibrâhîm b. Adham (d162H) – Allâh have mercy on him – once passed through the market of Basrah. People gathered around him and asked: O Abû Ishâq, Allâh the Exalted says in his Book. ‘Call on me, I will answer your prayers’, but we have been calling on Him for a … Read more


“Know that not all days are the same… Sometimes you are poor, sometimes you are rich. Sometimes you are honoured, sometimes you are humiliated. Sometimes you experience the happiness of your friends, and sometimes you experience the rejoicing of your enemies. The happy one is he who sticks to a single principle throughout all of … Read more