Ismail ibn Musa Menk Preparing for a Good Death
When we think about death, do we panic? Are we worried about our death? How should we prepare for this guaranteed day?
Ismail ibn Musa Menk Be Merciful Upon Yourself
How can we practice being merciful to others and ourselves in order to gain the mercy of Allah?
Omar Suleiman “Am I Really Sincere?”
How do I deal with self-doubt regarding my own intentions?
اللَّهُمَّ إِنِّي أَعُوذُ بِكَ أَنْ أُشْرِكَ بِكَ وَأَنَا أَعْلَمُ ، وَأَسْتَغْفِرُكَ لِمَا لَا أَعْلَمُ
O Allah, I seek refuge with You lest I should commit shirk with You knowingly and I seek Your forgiveness for what I do unknowingly.
Ismail ibn Musa Menk Do Not Believe Everything!
Should we believe everything we hear and read? How do we verify what is true and not?
Omar Suleiman The Blessing You Won’t Forget Next Time
When we temporarily lose a blessing that we took for granted, it gives us a chance to make permanent adjustments in life to our attitudes. And that, in of itself, is a great blessing.
Ismail ibn Musa Menk The Traps of Shaitan
Our love for this world is increasing and increasing. Society is pulling us away from our true purpose. How can we prevent this and what are the ways we can get caught?
Abdal Hakim Murad Seeking Status
Ramadan brings the cheerful lesson that we are capable of restraining ourselves and disciplining the nafs. But we are also called to look within and cultivate our inward qualities, especially the hidden parts that long for the affirmation of others.
Yahya Rhodus The Prophet Muhammad ﷺ: The Door to Allah
“If the noble Prophet ﷺ is content with you, it is a sign that Allah the Exalted is content with you.”
On the last eve of Jumu’a before Ramadan, Shaykh Yahya Rhodus translates a beautiful poem by a great Moroccan scholar Shaykh Muhammad ibn al-Habib. The poem, which he wrote when he came into the presence of the Prophet ﷺ, teaches us the etiquettes that we should have when visiting the Prophet ﷺ.