Are you your own god?

The main message of Islam is to worship the Creator, and not the creation. It’s the same teaching taught by all the prophets sent to mankind. When humans are left alone they are influenced by the society. For some societies the king became the god. In the Quran, Allah says: فَقَالَ أَنَا رَبُّكُمُ الْأَعْلَ And … More Are you your own god?

The Anasheed / Poem of the Battle of the Trench

To keep the Muslims’ spirits high while working on the trench the Prophet PBUH raised his voice and said: وَاللَّهِ لَوْلاَ اللَّهُ مَا اهْتَدَيْنَا وَلاَ تَصَدَّقْنَا وَلاَ صَلَّيْنَا فَأَنْزِلَنْ سَكِينَةً عَلَيْنَا وَثَبِّتِ الأَقْدَامَ إِنْ لاَقَيْنَا إِنَّ الأُلَى قَدْ بَغَوْا عَلَيْنَا إِذَا أَرَادُوا فِتْنَةً أَبَيْنَا “By Allah, without Allah we would not have been guided, neither … More The Anasheed / Poem of the Battle of the Trench

The Key to Success

Being grateful is a basic component of Islam. One cannot be Muslim without this feeling of gratitude to his Creator. Gratitude for the countless blessings that Allah has given us. وَإِن تَعُدُّوا نِعْمَةَ اللَّـهِ لَا تُحْصُوهَا ۗ إِنَّ اللَّـهَ لَغَفُورٌ رَّحِيمٌ “And if you would count the favours of Allah, never could you be able to count … More The Key to Success