What if you die next week?

Assalamualaikum (Peace be upon you), Dear Readers My son “Isaam Ali” (who is 6 years old) bombards me with hundreds of questions daily. Some are very cute, Some are very irritating while some put me into deep thought process. One such question hit me yesterday. In an effort to avoid studying, he asked “Abu, you always say that death will ...

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Supplications go Unheard due to Shirk & Bida’h in our deeds

Assalamualaikum (Peace be on you), Dear Readers, It is quite amazing to see how people end up following innovations in their religion, thinking that it is a part of the revelation of Allah. What amazes me is that in the worldly aspects or work, people question so much about the authenticity of certain financial deal or transaction and get to ...

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How to be a good husband in Islam

How to be a good husband in Islam

Assalamalaikum (Peace be upon you), Dear Readers, How to be a good husband in Islam is something that every Muslim man should learn before entering into a wedlock. For a long time now, I have been wondering why so much has been written about a woman being an “Ideal wife in Islam” as against writing about a man being an ...

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How does your name sound in Japanese? check it out…

Assalamualaikum (Peace be on you), Dear readers, Have you ever wondered how your name would sound if it was spelt in Japanese? Well if you haven’t ever tried, then check it now. Below are the respective sounds against each alphabet of English. Just replace the spelling of your name with these: Try your Name in Japanese : A=ka B=tu C=mi ...

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The photo of “starving child & vulture” taught me a lesson!

Starving child with a vulture

Assalamalaikum (Peace be on you), Dear Readers, Today (4th day of Ramadhan), fasting appeared to be a little heavy for me. I don’t know why, but i was gasping for water and food just within 8 hours after Suhoor (the food we have before starting to fast daily). My throat felt a little irritated yesterday due to the dust storm ...

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Islamic Etiquette Of Dialogue And Criticism

Islamic Etiquette Of Dialogue And Criticism – commenting on criticism among Du`ah ( Sheikh Abdul-`Aziz ibn `Abdullah ibn Baz ) Praise be to Allah, the Lord of the Worlds. May Allah’s peace and blessings be upon our trustworthy Prophet Muhammad, his family, Companions and those who follow his Sunnah until the Day of Judgment. Allah (Glorified and Exalted be He) ...

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Barack Obama Is Dead – This is how news sounds when reversed!

Barack Obama

Assalamalaikum (Peace be on you), Dear Readers, I got an hilarious email this morning which i just couldn’t stop myself from posting here. This email talked about how the news would sound if the Obama – Osama game was reversed. Go through it below, its really funny. Along with being funny, it also has a message in it that everything ...

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