Fruits for the Week


30 Mar. 2012

Sa’ad ibn Abi Waqqas was one of the earliest and most trusted companions of the Prophet (saw). He was the conqueror of Iraq and Persia. He was a great general who embraced Islam at the early age of 17 and he was one of the ten companions who were promised Paradise during their life time. 

24 Feb. 2012      

To achieve excellence in life, Satan’s devious ways must be identified and monitored. This is because Satan is always looking for opportunities to attack and destroy the purity of our hearths. According to Imam Al-Ghazali, among the devil’s weapons are as follows:

20 Jan. 2012

The Prophet (saw) said: “Be aware of sitting in the street. The companions said: ‘Messenger of Allah, we have no other choice but to sit there and engage in conversation there.’ The Prophet (saw) said:’ If you must sit there, then give the street its rights.’ They asked:’  What are its rights.’ He said:’ Lowering the gaze, refraining from causing annoyance, returning the greeting, enjoining what is good, and forbidding what is evil.’” (Bukhari, Muslim Abu Dawud and Ahmad)