• Do not be sad – Do good to others

    Published on : 16 05 2011

    Being of service to others leads to happiness. In an authentic hadith, the Prophet (Blessings and Peace be upon him) said:Verily, Allah will say to His slave as He is taking account of him on the Day of Judgment,`O’ son of Adam, I was hungry and you did not feed me. He will answer, how […]

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  • Why Do I Love Allah?

    Published on : 17 04 2011

    The more I know Allah, the more my love for Him grows and my desire to have more knowledge of His Perfect Names and Attributes increases.If I spend my entire lifetime pondering His Attributes, I will never feel bored or satiated. Drawing closer to Him dispels the darkness of ignorance prevailing within my soul.True knowledge […]

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  • Tawakkul: Reliance on God

    Published on : 13 04 2011

    {[He is] the Lord of the East and the West; there is no deity except Him, so take Him as Disposer of [your] affairs.} (Al-Muzzammil 73: 9)Have you ever had that feeling of anxiety in your heart?What if it doesn’t work out?What if you never get over it?

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  • Why Should I Study (My Religion)?

    Published on : 02 04 2011

    Many years ago in Uzbekistan, a baby boy was born blind. His Mother, the strong Mu’minah that she was, did not lose sight of He who had the Power to cure him. She prayed and prayed for her sons sight. And within a few years the boy regained his eyes.

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  • The disease of laziness and overcoming it

    Published on : 09 03 2011

    During the time of Prophet Muhammad sal Allahu alayhi wa sallam, an incident happened in which a man slept the entire night and he missed the Fajr prayer. Despite the fact that this is a very common occurrence in our present day, at that time such things rarely happened. He missed Fajr, and so they […]

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  • Failing in Afghanistan successfully

    Published on : 08 03 2011

    While we have been fixated on successive Arab breakthroughs and victories against tyranny and extremism, Washington is failing miserably but discreetly in Afghanistan.The American media’s one-obsession-at-a-time coverage of global affairs might have put the spotlight on President Obama’s slow and poor reaction to the breathtaking developments starting in Tunisia and Egypt. But they spared him […]

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  • Freedom Fridays

    Published on : 05 03 2011

    Today, more than ever, homage is due to the historical uprising of the Tunisian people. Millions of women and men overcame fear and faced down terror. The Egyptian people followed their example and brought down the despot. While the regimes may still be in place, an irreversible, uncontrollable movement has begun. North Africa and the […]

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  • Yemen: A revolution in waiting?

    Published on : 03 03 2011

    Inspired by the Egyptian and Tunisian revolutions, thousands of Yemeni youth are continuing to call for the ouster of President Ali Abdullah Saleh, who has ruled the country for more than three decades.

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  • Who is who in Libya: The Opposition and Islamic movements

    Published on : 27 02 2011

    Libya is a country comprised of tribes and clans. Close to all of the government’s opposition live exiled outside the country. The opposition groups in exile published a declaration on February 14, 2011, inviting Kaddafi to resign. The following groups signed the declaration: the Social Justice and Democracy Union, the Libyan National Salvation Front, the […]

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  • A mass murderer named Muammar al-Qaddafi

    Published on : 23 02 2011

    In Libya , the Qaddafi regime’s mercenaries, thugs and   henchmen have been massacring peaceful demonstrators protesting political tyranny, economic deprivation and the shocking absence of human rights and civil liberties.

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