Category: Family & Teens

The Man and the Butterfly

A man found a cocoon of a butterfly. One day a small opening appeared. He sat and watched the butterfly for several hours as it struggled to force its body through that little hole. Then it seemed to stop making…

'Global Warming Bogus, Ice Age Approaching'!

Article: Global Warming Could Forestall Ice Age By ANDREW C. REVKIN Published: September 3, 2009 The human-driven buildup of heat-trapping greenhouse gases in theatmosphere appears to have ended a slide, many millenniums in the making, toward cooler summer temperatures in the…

Obesity Gene may Alter Brain DNA

Note: The Messenger of Allah   says: “The son of Adam will never fill a container with something worse and evil than his stomach. It will suffice him some morsels (food) that will keep him on his feet, otherwise, he should…

Islamic Medical Ethics

Islamic Medical Ethics: The IMANA Perspective: ISLAMIC MEDICAL ETHICS God, Allaah says (which means): “Whosoever saves a human life saves the life of the whole mankind.” The Holy Quran, 6:32 Prophet Muhammad: “There is no disease that God has created, except that…

Winning The Pleasure Of Your Mother In-Law!

“Let there arise out of you a group of people inviting to all that is good (Islam), Enjoining Al-Ma`roof (i.e. Islamic Monotheism and all that Islam orders one to do) and Forbidding Al-Munkar (polytheism and disbelief and all that Islam has forbidden).And it…

Is she a Christian Princess or a Muslim Princess?

The funeral of emperor Franz Joseph I. / Begräbnis von Kaiser Franz Joseph I. Where you can see the traditional Christian laddies…. more: THE VEIL ? The covering of face by women, since many centuries ago, is  a matter of debate among Muslim jurisprudents. We believe, the covering of face by…

10 Foods to Help Boost Your Brain Power

(CookingLight.com) — Just like the right diet can prevent heart disease, high blood pressure, or cancer, healthexperts are finding that certain foods may boost your mind. Although there is no current treatment proven to cure Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, there…

The Remedy

Imam Bukhari, who was one of the greatest compilers of ahadith, became blind at a young age. He had recourse to many famous and skilled doctors of his time but their treatments made no difference. His mother was a pious…

The Rights of Relatives

Besides parents’ rights, a great emphasis is also laid on the rights of other relatives. In Islamic terms, ‘Silah-Rahimi’ is used to denote good treatment towards the relatives’. In the Holy Qur’an and the Holy Hadith , where the Muslims…

Back to school Dawa tips

Dawa Tips on Campus by Kirin Fatima Patel With fall semester underway, campuses all across the nation are welcoming back students eager to learn, explore and define themselves. This is a perfect environment for any Muslim dedicated to fulfilling the…

Status of Women in Islam: The Mother

The first contact with a woman is with one’s mother, who suffers in the pregnancy,delivery,nursing and rearing of her child. History does not recall a religion or a system which honours the woman as a mother and which raises her,…