Health is one of the most magnificent graces of Allah (s.w) to his slave and one of his most venerable and abundant donations.
Al-Bukhari (an authentic book of prophetic traditions) has narrated that the Holy Prophet has said:
“There are two favours that many people are prejudiced by it: The health and the leisure.”
Continue reading Manners of Eating and Drinking
by :- Sister Asiya Abd al-Zahir
Islam has been described as being the religion of Fitrah, the innate nature of all humans. It is not surprising therefore when we discover that Islam is being accepted as the only pure way of life a person can follow by millons of reverts around the world. Statistics show that out of every 5 who revert to Islam, 4 are females. This blows away the false concept that Islam is a repressive religion for women. The following is one account of a sister who submitted to Allah as her Lord, took Islam as her religion, and Muhammad (s.a.w) as her Messenger. Continue reading WHY I EMBRACED ISLAM
Fatawa: Can Muslim Parents Force Hijab on Daughters?
Dear scholars, As-Salamu Alaykum. Some Western thinkers claim that Muslim parents force their daughters to wear hijab. My question is: Do Muslim parents have the right to force their daughter to wear hijab if she refuses to wear it? Jazakum Allah khayran.
Walaykum As-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. Continue reading Can Muslim Parents Force Hijab on Daughters?