Wisdom Pearls

  • Tawbah


    29 Jun 2015

    The word Tawbah (Repentance) in Arabic literally means ‘to return’. In an Islamic context, it refers to the act of leaving what Allah has prohibited and returning to what He has...

  • The Prayer (Salah) and Fasting

    The Prayer (Salah) and Fasting

    25 Jun 2015

    What makes a Muslim say their Prayers at places where there is no one to ask them to offer them or even to see them offering them? Isn’t it...

  • Fasting: The fourth Pillar of Islam

    Fasting: The fourth Pillar of Islam

    22 Jun 2015

    Fasting is not unique to the Muslims. It has been practiced for centuries in connection with religious ceremonies by Christians, Jews, Confucianists, Hindus, Taoists, and Jains. God mentions this fact in...

  • Amazing is the affair of the believer

    Amazing is the affair of the believer

    20 Mar 2015

    By: Shaykhul-Islam Ibn Qayyim al-Jawzeeyah (rahimahullaah) On the authority of Suhaib (may Allah be pleased with him) he said: The Prophet (sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam said: “Amazing is the affair of the...

  • Prophet Muhammad’s Last Sermon

    Prophet Muhammad’s Last Sermon

    23 Jan 2015

    Beloved Prophet Muhammad, may the peace and blessings be upon him, was born in Mecca, Saudi Arabia circa 570 C.E. He is an example for all of humanity. He...

  • Lessons from the Dua’ of Adam (a)

    Lessons from the Dua’ of Adam (a)

    17 Nov 2014

    “They both said: Our Lord, we have wronged ourselves and if you do not forgive and bestow upon us Your mercy, we shall certainly be of the losers” (Qur’an...

  • Bida’, “It shall be rejected”

    08 Nov 2014

    Earlier in an article (“Deeds are upon intention”) we discussed the importance of ‘intention’ for the acceptance of a deed in Islam. Another essential factor is that it should...

  • Best after Ramadan

    01 Nov 2014

    The Prophet (S) said: “The best of fasting after the month of Ramadan is the month of Allah, Muharram” Muharram is the first month of the lunar calendar, one...

  • America and The Islam Problem

    America and The Islam Problem

    15 Oct 2014

    By: Ashique Nilambur ‘Islam is the motherload of bad ideas’ American right Media’s repeats after Sam Harris The Hollywood actor was referred as “Imam Ben Affleck” and “a caliphate crusade”...

  • The Call of Ibrahim(A)

    The Call of Ibrahim(A)

    04 Oct 2014

    By: Ashique Nilambur Every year in during the month of Dhul Hijja, we read, hear and speak the story of Ibrahim. Yes, it proclaims the message of monotheism, peace, equality,...

  • “Beware whoever is cruel to the non- Muslim minority”: Non- Muslims under Islamic Governance

    20 Sep 2014

    By: Ashique Nilambur The Islamic caliphate during the time of Prophet Muhammad (s) and the rightly guided Caliphs with the Islamic moral and ethical principles were governed with a...

  • Rape is not fornication: The Practicality of Penal system in Sharee’ah

    13 Sep 2014

    By : Ashique Nilambur Rape: A violation against Divinity and Humanity The recent incident of rape in Muzaffarnagar in UP had put the Islamic law under public scrutiny again after...

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