Category: Purification (Tazkiyah)

Meaning of the Call to Prayer (Athaan)

In Arabic, the word ‘Athan’ is to call or to inform. Religionsly, it is a call made to inform people that the time of the prayer has begun. It is obligatory for the congregation in the mosque while for individuals…

Memory of a Millionaire Who Dies After Arson Verdict

      ‏الدنيا ملعونة ملعون ما فيها إلا ذكر الله تعالى، وما والاه، وعالمًا أو متعلمًا‏” ( صحيح الترمذي) ‏”
The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said, “The world, with all that it contains, is accursed (detested as taking the final goal of life not the hereafter) except for the remembrance of Allah  and what facilitates it; and the scholars (knowing  and  doing what is right)  and seekers of knowledge.” (Sahih Attermithi)


CNN’s Ed Lavandera retraces the life of Michael Marin. Video captures him in court shortly before he died.

Remembering the Fire Tornado | Australian Canberra Bushfires,

“Does any of you wish that he should have a garden with date-palms and vines and streams flowing underneath, and all kinds of fruit, while he is stricken with old age, and his children are not strong (enough to look after themselves)- that it should be caught in a whirlwind, with fire therein, and be burnt up? Thus doth Allah make clear to you (His) Signs; that ye may consider.” (Surah 2. Al-Baqara, Ayah 266)