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    Islamic prayer ritual reduces back pain and increases joint elasticity, study finds

    The repetitive physical movements of Muslim prayer rituals can reduce chances of lower back pain if performed properly, according to new research and reported by various news-media. It isn’t just a series of pointless set of movements. “Indeed, As-Salaah (the prayer) has been decreed upon the believers a decree of specified times..” [Qur’an 4:103] The study found […]

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    Going through a tough time in life? This message is for you!

    Let’s be real, we all go through some tough times, challenges and low moments in life. But how we deal with them vary from person to person. Here’s some pertinent advice from Ustadh Abu Eesa through Facebook. Every single person on this planet is going through their own trial, whether part of a general fitnah or their […]

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    4 Reasons Why Muslims Should Not Celebrate the New Year

    Every year, a large number of Muslims get into the festive spirit and celebrate New Year’s day. Whether it’s Facebook status updates, Twitter messages or even holding New Year’s Eve parties – many Muslims (especially, but not exclusively in the West) go the whole 9 yards when it comes to ringing in the New Year. […]

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    This ought to make you Flee To Allah!

    A thought-provoking observation done by Ustadh Ali Hammuda. Do read to the end and then reflect where do you stand. When Allāh speaks about our pursuit of worldly matters, He uses the term: فَامْشُوا / “Walk” [Al-Qur’ān 67:15] When speaking about our pursuit of Salaah, Allāh uses the term:  فَاسْعَوْا / “Proceed” [Al-Qur’ān 62:9] When […]

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    4 tips on how to ask Allah for something

    Are we really asking Allāh Azzawajal the way He ought to be asked or are we making any mistakes? Here is a quick checklist. 1) Be firm Allah’s Messenger (sal Allahu alaihi wa sallam) said: “When anyone of you appeals to Allah for something, he should ask with determination and should not say, ‘O Allah, if […]