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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

A Woman Embraced Islam While Her Husband Is a Disbeliever

Question: Is it allowed for a woman who embraces Islam to keep with her disbeliever husband? Shaikh Adel As-Sayyed: Regarding the woman who is married to a disbeliever and who

My Husband Hides His Islam From His Parents

Question: I am married to a convert to Islam of 9 years. He hides his Islam from his parents and sometimes would miss salah because he is afraid to get

What Shall I Teach to a New Muslim?

Question: A woman asked me what she should focus on first being a new Muslim, what should be her priority now? Zaynab El-Kateb: Learning Aqeedah is most important but learning

Guide for New Muslims

Guide for New Muslims 1. How do I become a Muslim? All praise is due to Allah Who has guided you to the straight path due to His love and

Why Do We Exist?

Why Do We Exist? Have you ever ask yourself, “What’s the purpose of my creation?” A lot of people have tried to answer this question but they failed to get

Why Muslims Love Allah

Why Muslims Love Allah Your heart is created to love the one who bestows favors on you and who treats you with goodness. So if someone showers you with favors,

From christianity to Islam…

From christianity to Islam… I always loved to learn about other cultures and religions and I wanted to know more about it. However, I thought that Religion causes war and

Boycotting a Drinking And Smoking Muslim Mother

Question: My mother has converted to Islam since one year now Alhamdu lillah. She still smokes and drinks alcohol sometimes. She tried to fast during Ramadan but she gave up

How to Be a Muslim and What to Do Next

First your heart has to believe in the Oneness of Allah sincerely, based on knowledge, so the first step is to know about Allah through the Book He revealed to us (the Quran) and to use the rational proofs found in His creation. In everything from the creation of Allah, there is a sign proving His Oneness and Perfection. All of the creation and what it contains from perfect wonders and the absolute wisdom, indicates the perfection of Allah’s power, will, wisdom and mercy.