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  • Islam began as strange and will become strange

    Brilliant lecture by Shaykh Bilal Assad. This hadeeth was narrated by Muslim (145) from Abu Hurayrah (may Allah be pleased with him) who said: The Messenger of Allah (peace and blessings…

  • 3 Reasons Why Allah Tests Us

    Ustadh Ali Hammuda shares 3 insightful reasons to why Allah tests us. They include: Asking Allah for something but Allah not responding Calamities to bring you closer to Allah Falling into…

  • Decolonising The Mind – A Tariq Ramadan Lecture

    A couple of weeks ago, I attended a Tariq Ramadan lecture on the โ€˜Deconolisation of the Mindโ€™. I found the lecture to be incredibly inspiring โ€“ Ramadan is most definitely groundbreaking…

  • Parables of the Qur’an

    ูˆูŽู„ูŽู‚ูŽุฏู’ ุถูŽุฑูŽุจู’ู†ูŽุง ู„ูู„ู†ู‘ูŽุงุณู ููู‰ ู‡ูŽู€ุฐูŽุง ุงู„ู’ู‚ูุฑู’ุกูŽุงู†ู ู…ูู† ูƒูู„ู‘ู ู…ูŽุซูŽู„ู “…And indeed we have set forth for mankind, in this Qur’an every kind of parable…” (Qur’an 30:58) The Qur’an is essentially a…

  • The Importance of the ‘Middle Path’

    โ€œO Allah, guide us to the Straight Pathโ€ (Surah al-Fatiha: verse: 6) The entire Quran is an explanation of this verse. The essence of being a Muslim is to follow the…