Words that Lead to Disbelief in Islam

There are words commonly used among people that lead to disbelief (kufr). These are words that entail insulting Allah or His Prophet (Peace and Blessings of Allah be upon him), or the angels or divine Books or divine Pre-decree or that connote insulting acts of worship such as prayer, fasting or Hajj. Examples of these […]

The Pond (Al-Hawd)

Table of Contents The Pond of Hawd Al-Kousar in Islam Allah will honor His Messenger Muhammad on that great Day by giving him an expansive pond whose water is whiter than milk and sweeter than honey and whose fragrance is more pleasant than musk. Its mugs are like stars of the sky. The water will […]

People Under the Shade of Allah on the Judgment Day

Table of Contents When the creatures will stand at that great assembly under the scorching sun and suffer a hardship that even solid mountains cannot bear A group of righteous people will enjoy shelter from that heat under the shade of Allah’s Throne. They will not suffer the hardship that others suffer. These are the […]

Meaning of Resurrection and Gathering in Islam

What is meant by Resurrection?  ‘Resurrection” is physical reconstitution and bringing the creation back to life on the Day of Return. There are some Hadiths that mention that the second blowing of the Trumpet will be preceded by a rain from the heaven. This will result in sprouting up of bodies. In Sahih Muslim, ‘Abdullah […]

Horrors of the Day of Resurrection

Seizure of the earth and folding of the heaven The Quran speaks about the Horrors of the Day of Resurrection which the people will experience and which will preoccupy their minds and shake their hearts. One of the most prominent of those horrors is the total and frightful destruction of this universe including the earth, […]

Blowing of the Trumpet

Allah will bring all living things, except the ones He wills to exempt, to extinction. He says, كُلُّ مَنْ عَلَيْهَا فَانٍ “Whatsoever is on it (the earth) will perish.” Ar-Rahmaan 55:26 Allah also says, ۚكُلُّ شَيْءٍ هَالِكٌ إِلَّا وَجْهَهُ “Everything will perish save His Face” Al-Qasas 28:88 When that day comes, the Trumpet shall be […]

Punishment of the Grave

Darkness of the Grave It is narrated on the authority of Abu Hurayrah (May Allah be pleased with him) that a darkcomplexioned woman (or a youth) used to sweep the mosque. The Messenger of Allah (Peace and Blessings of Allah be upon him) missed her (or him) and inquired about her (or him). The people […]

Where do souls stay during the Barzakh Life?

Human souls vary with regards to where they stay in Barzakh life. After a study made about the verses of the Qur’an and the Prophet’s sayings, it has been made known that these differences are as follows: One: Souls of the Prophet Souls of the Prophets are in the best and the highest of all […]

Belief in the Last Day

As for belief in the Last Day, it includes belief in all that Allah and His Messenger (Peace and Blessings of Allah be upon him) have told us about what will happen after death. Such as the trial of the grave, and its punishment and bliss; what will happen on the Day of Resurrection such […]

Dua For Fasting | Opening Fast | Sahoor Dua

Ths dua should be read during the first day of Ramadan. It is not mandatory to read this dua everyday because on the first day of Ramadan you are intending to fast for the whole blessed month. Dua For Sehri and Dua For Fasting وَبِصَوْمِ غَدٍ نَّوَيْتُ مِنْ شَهْرِ رَمَضَانَ Wa Bisawmin Ghadinn Nawwaiytu Min […]