A Wise, Heart-full Judge and His Teacher A judge in Jordan stunned the audience when he left his seat, headed straight to the defendant, bowed down and kissed his hand. The teacher himself was shocked by the act before the judge himself revealed to him that he was his teacher when the judge was a … Continue reading A Wise, Heart-full Judge and His Teacher
Story of Lion of the Desert, Omar Al Mukhtar Omar Mukhtar was tried, convicted, and sentenced to be executed by hanging [by Italians] in a public place. The fairness of his trial has been disputed by historians and scholars. When asked if he wished to say any last words, he replied with the Qur'anic clause: … Continue reading Real Hero of the People, Umar Al Mukhtar, Lion of the Desert
By Dr. Yasir Qadhi Forty is a special age. It’s the quintessential age of mid-life. It’s older than ‘young’, but younger than ‘old’. It’s an age where one has typically finished jumping all the hoops that society and education and starting a family require, and where one now looks forward to thinking about the major … Continue reading 10 For 20 at 40 – Ten Pieces of Advice I’d Give to My Twenty-Year Old Self Now That I’m Forty
"Indeed, Satan is an enemy to you; so take him as an enemy. He only invites his party to be among the companions of the Blaze." (Fatir 35:6) All praise and thanks are due to Allah. I stumbled upon this, pretty interesting story about how satan tricks a person and without ones realize that he … Continue reading Barsisa the Worshipper and Deception From Shaytaan (Satan)
All praise and thanks are due to Allah. It is said that among the students and mureeds (disciples who seek spiritual elevation / enlightenment through the attainment of purification of their soul from all evil desires and tendencies under the guidance of a spiritual guide who has in turn completely attained this purification and high … Continue reading Eight Advices of Life from Hatim Bin Ism
All praise and thanks are due to Allah. The Story of Ḥārithah ibn Al-Nu‘mān Hārithah ibn al-Nu‘mān was one of the companions of the Prophet, sallā Allāhu ‘alaihi wa sallam. He was an Ansārī (from Madinah) who participated in all battles, which the Prophet sallā Allāhu ‘alaihi wa sallam participated. However, Hārithah ibn al-Nu‘mān is … Continue reading What Made Harithah Ibn Al-Nu’man A Qur’an Reciter In Paradise?
Hero, what is a hero? How do you define heroism? Can everyone be a hero? Well, that is something you don't ask yourself everyday, do you? Do you need to go to war to be a hero? Or do you need to save hundreds of lives? Do you need to go Jihad to claim hero status? Do … Continue reading Real Hero of The People, Muntazar Al Zaydi A True Brave Hero for Iraqi People