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How to get a strong faith

Ibn-ul-Qayyim (may Allah have mercy on him) said, “Whoever wants to make his building high, then he must take care to lay down firm foundations. For the height of a

The way used by the people of innovation to legitimise their innovations and desire

1. They believe something first, then try to find evidence for it after. 2. If the clear authentic evidences are against them, they will distort the meaning to fit their

The Mawlid – Celebrating the Prophet’s birthday- Shaykh Maher Al Qahtani


Why did Allah create us

وَمَا خَلَقْتُ الْجِنَّ وَالْإِنسَ إِلَّا لِيَعْبُدُونِ  And I (Allah) created not the jinns and humans except they should worship Me (Alone). (51:56) This honourable verse contains the reason for which

Worship is only through Quran and Sunnah

“Religiosity, worship and gaining nearness to Allah is only known through the authentic, clear texts. There is no room for for one’s own deduction and extrapolation (ijtihad) in establishing forms

Worship without Tawheed is not accepted

“Every command involving an act of worship in the Quran is a command to (observe) Tawheed. This is because worship without Tawheed is not accepted by Allah the Most High.

The Beauty of Allah’s Sitr: How Allah Conceals Our Faults

Perhaps in the eyes of the people you are the perfect spouse, parent or friend and you may even get compliments about how wonderful you are however, but in the

The Meaning of Islam

It is imperative for us to know the true meaning of Islam in order to fully understand what it means to be a Muslim. The word Islam originates from the

Saying yaa Rasulu Allah

Question: In Tunis people often say “Ya rasul Allah”, is this considered an statement of shirk? May Allah reward you with goodness. Zaynab El-Kateb: This statement is major shirk because

Saying Let the month of Ramadan heal you

Question: Is the statement saying “let the month of Ramadan heal you” correct? I heard it’s shirk because only Allah can heal but the word ”heal” is used literally. Please