Category: Teen matters

Mohammed Al-Khwarizmi :The Numerals Builder of the West

Story Builder Arabic numerals widespread in the West The algorithm (Al-Khwarizmi: Mohammed bin Musa Al-Khwarizmi)  has authored othernumbers now known as Arabic numerals in the West .. It was not received wide spread among the Arabs .. but spread later in Andalusia and the Maghreb…

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…

Statistics on Teenage Drug Use

Allaah , the  Most Merciful and Mighty, says: “O you who have believed, indeed, intoxicants, gambling, [sacrificing on] stone alters [to other than Allah ], and divining arrows are but defilement from the work of Satan, so avoid it that…

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…