Looking to the Prophet in Testing Times

We usually turn to someone we love when things get difficult. However, we also have the blessing of turning to the Best of Mankind, our Prophet, in testing times. When trials beset us, or difficulties arise, we turn to our Lord, asking His help and intervention. We also tend to turn to those we trust, […]

Can Those Who Aren’t Descendents of the Prophet or Companions Be Truly Close to Him?

Answered by Ustadh Ali Ataie Question: I always wished that I could be alive in the time of Rasulullah (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) or that I was born a Syed so I could be close to him. I feel bad that, because of something I have no control over (the time […]