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Pride, the Silent Killer

Bismillaah. May Allaah cleanse our hearts and give us all refuge from pride and arrogance, ameen. Indeed It is the source of all evil.  It is the reason for shaytan being expelled from Paradise.  It is a cause for Allaah’s anger. It infests a person’s heart slowly, killing the light of all that is good … Continue reading

Bring blessings to your home with the Qur’an

Bismillaah. It is reported that ‘Abdullâh b. Mas’ûd – Allâh be pleased with him – said: “The house in which the Qur’ân is not recited is like a derelict house that has no one to maintain it.” It is also reported that he said: “Verily the emptiest of houses are those that are empty of … Continue reading

How should a person fill his spare time?

Bismillaah. [From islam-qa] Question: I am suffering from the problem of too much spare time, because of which I have begun to feel very strange. My worship has become noticeably less, not because of anything that is distracting me but because I have become depressed. I am learning to memorize Qur’aan with a teacher but … Continue reading

Tell Me Something Good

Bismillaah. Khâlid b. ‘Umayr Al-’Adawî reports, ‘Utbah b. Ghazwân – Allâh be pleased with him – once gave us a sermon. He praised Allâh, then said: The life of this world has announced its departure and is quickly turning away, and nothing remains of it save the likes of the last drop of water in … Continue reading

The Proper (Islamic) Way to Propose to a Sister

Bismillaah. May Allaah reward the brothers and sisters over at FitnaFreeFacebook, ameen.  If you are a facebook user, please check out their group, it is very beneficial mashaa Allaah.  I read this article on there today and decided to share. ~*The Proper Way to Propose to a Sister*~ What is the proper way to ask … Continue reading

Ramadan Journal Day 7: Sisterhood

Bismillaah. We haven’t been getting much done by way of activities since it’s the weekend and we’ve been running errands and stuff.  Alhamdu lillaah though, I did get to visit 3 really close friends of mine, and sitting with each one of them the short time that I did helped me to realize how neglectful … Continue reading

10 Words of Advice from Imam Ibn Al-Qayyim

***UPDATE July 30***:  I actually forgot to tag other people, so I’m tagging: Umm Adam, Asiyasmom, and Tru3woman. Go ahead ladies, tell us a few things about yourself…let us know where ya been at and how ya been 🙂 ! Bismillaah. I was tagged to do the “Honest Scrap” list, but to be honest, after … Continue reading