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Five Fortresses of Faith

October 1, 2012 Leave a comment

Al-Hajawi, one of the Hanbali scholars, says that it is said that the likeness of faith is a city with five fortresses. The first fortress is of gold, the second is of silver, the third is of iron, fourth is of baked bricks, and the fifth is of unbaked bricks. So long as Read more…


Missed Calls!

January 22, 2011 Leave a comment

Among the marvels of modern technology is also the ability to track the missed calls which were made by our friends and foes and the likes.

We do not get a good night’s sleep, unless we have returned the calls of those who matter.

We don’t let any call / miss call go unanswered as long as we know that it matters. Don’t we? Read more…

Why should we pray?

January 22, 2011 Leave a comment

Allaah says in the Qur’an:

“And I (Allaah) created not the jinns and humans except they should worship Me (Alone).” [Qur’an 51:56]

When contemplating on this verse from the Qur’an we have to realise that the sole purpose of our creation, existence and being is nothing except to worship Allaah. As a result we must Read more…

What it means to be Muslim

January 22, 2011 Leave a comment

The Prophet Muhammad (salallahu alayhi wasalam) has enjoined us to believe in Read more…

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