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  • The Month of Repentance - II

    … Continue How can Allah The Exalted not call them to forgive them, while the most honored, noblest and the most righteous among them, Muhammad  sallallaahu  `alayhi  wa  sallam ( may  Allaah exalt his mention ) who was forgiven his previous and future sins, repented to Allah The Almighty every single day. Allah The Almighty Says (what means): · {Indeed, We have.. More

  • The Month of Repentance - I

    The month of Ramadan is a great opportunity for returning to Allah The Almighty with repentance. It is the month of mercy, erasing mistakes, expiating evil deeds, salvation from Hellfire and attaining Paradise. The fortunate person is he who knows this and hastens to the actions that draw him near to His Lord by turning to Him in repentance, seeking.. More

  • Practical steps Towards Sincere Repentance

    Most people are aware of the conditions people must fulfill before their repentance is accepted, namely giving up the sin, regretting the sin, and being determined never to commit it again. However, in this article we will highlight some practical steps people should follow in order to help achieve sincere repentance. Let us go through these practical.. More

  • Ramadan has come! Did you give in charity? - II

    11- Charity pleases Allah The Almighty, rescues from destruction and perfects good deeds. Allah The Exalted Says (what means): {And spend in the way of Allah and do not throw [yourselves] with your [own] hands into destruction [by refraining]. And do good; indeed, Allah loves the doers of good.} [Quran 2:195] 12- Charity annoys Satan and necessitates.. More

  • Ramadan has come! Did you give in charity? - I

    It is known and understood that wealth belongs to Allah The Almighty and that He Appointed His slaves as His successors to see how will they act. He Will Ask them about it when they stand before Him. How did they collect it? And how did they spend it? Whoever earned it from lawful sources and was a good successor so that he spent it in the way of obeying.. More

  • Glimpses of Divine Mercy

    Allah, The Almighty, is the Most Merciful, Most Compassionate, and He is the most Merciful of those who show mercy. His Mercy encompasses all things. Allah, The Almighty, Says (what means): {….and My Mercy embraces all things……} [Quran 7:156] Allah, The Almighty, extends His Mercy to all His creation, for He knows that man was.. More

  • The Virtues of Charity

    Charity has a great significance in Islam; it is one of the clearest indications and most truthful signs of the sincerity of one's faith, as souls were created to love money and strive to save it. If someone spends his money and contradicts his instinct, then this is a proof that he has a good faith and a sound belief. Regarding this, the Prophet,.. More

  • “…Perhaps you will be grateful”

    The perfection of any blessing upon a slave, such as victory over himself or his enemy, success in Da‘wah (invitation to Islam), or the end of a season of worship during which one was guided to do good deeds, imposes two great acts of worship on the slave: namely, thanking his Lord and asking Him for forgiveness (Istighfaar). Both of them imply.. More

  • The Benefits Of Obedience, During and After Ramadan

    People cannot remain exactly as they were during the blessed month of Ramadan, in terms of their regularity and steadfastness in performing certain acts of worship. On the other hand, they must not stop doing good deeds completely and forsake all virtue just because Ramadan is over. It is injudicious to suddenly abandon everything and stop performing.. More

  • Our Shortcomings Are Great, But His Mercy Is Greater

    How saddened one feels at the departure of the month of Ramadan! Blissful indeed are those whose records during Ramadan abound with righteous deeds, and miserable are those who neglected those righteous deeds in this month. Who truly benefits from the month of Ramadan? The Prophet, sallallaahu `alayhi wa sallam (may Allaah exalt his mention) said:.. More

  • The Gates of Paradise are Opened for You, Will You Enter? - II

    … Continued Advantages of abandoning sins Abandonment of sins and misdeeds lead to nothing other than sustaining valor, upholding honor, preserving one's integrity, maintaining one's property provided by Allah The Almighty to be the basis on which the interests of the world and the Hereafter depend. Among the other benefits of abandoning sins.. More

  • The Gates of Paradise are Opened for You, Will You Enter? - I

    "And the forerunners, the forerunners…" Join the procession and catch up with the caravan. Ride with us aboard the ship of salvation. Make your steps firm and quicken your pace, perchance you would be saved from destruction. From the time you get up from sleep, you are in battle with the devil, and in a clash with such evil companions.. More

  • O Soul, Ramadan Has Come!

    {The month of Ramadan [is that] in which was revealed the Quran, a guidance for the people and clear proofs of guidance and criterion.} [Quran 2:185] "When the first night of Ramadan comes, the devils and the rebellious Jinn are chained, the gates of Hell are closed till no gate thereof is open and the gates of Paradise are opened till no door.. More

  • Hasten to Forgiveness from Your Lord

    Allah The Almighty encourages His slaves to hasten and race to doing good as He Says (what means): • {And hasten to forgiveness from your Lord} [Quran 3:133] • {Race toward forgiveness from your Lord} [Quran 57:21] • {So race to [all that is] good} [Quran 2:148] • {So for this let the competitors compete} [Quran 83:26] •.. More

  • Benefits of Repentance

    When Allah The Almighty created Aadam, may Allaah exalt his mention, He decreed that he and his children are not infallible. The Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, said: “Every son of Aadam makes mistakes, and the best of those who make mistakes are those who frequently repent.” [At-Tirmithi] [Al-Albaani: Hasan] Man will continue.. More