Remember, our dua’s do not go waste. Scholars have pointed out that when Muslims make dua’, it is heard and accepted but this acceptance, however, can be in a number of different ways. “Either Allaah will respond and fulfil the desire of the person who made the dua’, or He will ward off some evil from him because of the dua’, or He will make something good easy for him to attain because of it, or He will save it with Him for him on the Day of Resurrection when he will be most in need of it.
The Prophet's last sermon is a message for mankind today and for all generations. It lays out the basic principles for getting the best out of one's life and from benefiting others. You can use it as a personal development resource - when you understand the words and live by its message.
Being able to concentrate while praying is the biggest challenge faced by Muslims the world over. In this article, let us explore some tried and tested tips to develop khushoo, and be able to experience the incredible one-on-one conversation we can achieve with our Lord in sha Allah.
There is absolutely nothing wrong with performing good deeds in public, it is actually very rewarding when others start following by your example. However, doing good in secret helps us purify our intentions, avoid riya(hypocrisy) and allows us to strengthen our bond with Allah The All-Mighty. Hidden actions fill a believer's heart with wonderful tranquility and peace!
Often we struggle to keep ourselves from feeling greater or more important than others, and such feelings of superiority can be due to many reasons. The problem however, is that arrogance is a characteristic which belongs to Iblees hence its is incumbent upon us to learn how to overcome it and attain humility. Read this article to find out how this can be achieved.