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Clarity Amidst Turmoil – A Response to the Paris Shootings by Shaykh Walead Mosaad

Following the recent terrorist attacks in Paris, many Muslims around the globe have been left angered with a small group of people for hijacking their religion (killing others in the name of their religion). Muslims have also felt anger towards the cartoonists for publishing unnecessary degrading photos of the Final Messenger (peace be upon him) when […]

Harms of Aloneness: The Prophet’s Firm Discouragement of Living or Travelling Alone

The Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) forbade remaining alone: that a person sleep alone, or that they travel alone. [Ahmad, Musad, from Ibn Umar (Allah be pleased with him)] This prohibition is for discouragement–dislikedness (karaha), as mentioned by the majority of the scholars. [Munawi, Fayd al-Qadir, others] The wisdom in this discouragement relates […]

Clarity in Crisis: How Believers Look at Trials and How they Respond, Guided by Prophetic Light – Shaykh Faraz Rabbani

Prophet Muhammad (ﷺ), throughout his life went through many trials–even in his childhood–and especially in the matters of belief and in the practices of his people. As years went on, the Prophet yearned for guidance in these and all matters. We can often feel overwhelmed with what is going on in the world. Yet, the […]