Planning for the Night of Power

Planning for the Night of Power

The last 10 nights of Ramadan are extra special because one night in those last 10 nights is the Night of Power (Layatul Qadr). There’s no other night as sacred as this night, and it is on us to sacrifice our sleep for worship, with the hopes of receiving the amazing reward of this night. Here are some ways to plan and organize yourself in the hopes of catching this blessed night.

Coronavirus: Practicing Islam Amid Pandemic

Coronavirus Practicing Islam Amid Pandemic

In uncertain times, a Muslim’s first response is to look for answers in the Quran and Sunnah. We were not left without clear guidance on every aspect of our life. From the moment a newborn enters the world until the day we leave this earth, there is clear guidance. We are not alone. So in […]

Tawakul

Tawakul

Tawakul is full trust and reliance on Allah. ⁣ ⁣ No matter what happens, we know that our Creator has a plan for us. When things look at their lowest and darkest point, that is the true test of tawakul. We have a choice in that moment to be firm in faith that there is […]

Gate of Ar-Rayyan

Gate of Ar-Rayyan

What is the Gate of Ar-Rayyan? ⁣ ⁣ Our beloved Prophet (saaw) said”⁣ ⁣ “There is a gate in heaven called Ar-Rayyan which those who fast will enter on the Day of Rising, and none but they will enter it.” ⁣ ⁣ It will be said, ‘Where are the fasters?’ They will stand up and […]

The Most Important Speech in History

The Most Important Speech in History

The Farewell Sermon (خطبة الوداع) undoubtedly stands out as one of the most important speeches in the history of humanity that concisely describes how to live as a Muslim. After praising, and thanking Allah, the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) said: “O People, lend me an attentive ear, for I know not whether after […]