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The Anti-Christ and the end of days

By: Source: “…But I will tell you something which no Prophet has told his people. Verily he (the Dajjal or Anti-Christ) is one-eyed and Allah is not one-eyed.”  (Bukhari) The change in the weather had been sudden and dramatic, tossing the small fishing vessel around like a piece of flotsam; until it was no more than that. Its crew, a group of Sahaabah (may Allah be pleased with them – the companions of the Holy Prophet Muhammad, peace & blessings be upon him), were washed up onto the shore of a foreign beach. When they regained consciousness, they found that they all had survived the wreck. They decided to explore the island to see whether they...

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Tolerance is tough but rewarding

By: Maryam Hedayat Source: MuslimVillage As children we would fight with friends, siblings or neighbors. Yet even if we were quick to fight we were quicker at forgetting about it and going back to being friends. It used to be matter of minutes or sometimes hours to forget and start the game again. However, as we grow older we become more sensitive and less tolerant. Petty things appear to matter the world to us. Sometimes even slight misunderstandings can lead to complete break-up of relationships. Intolerance is on the rise among nowadays. And Muslims, it seems, are no exception to that trend. It can look like we are becoming narrow-minded and self-centered. On each and every issue it...

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When All is Lost: a short story on life’s trials

By: Abu Muhammad Yusuf Source: The journey of life can be like a roller coaster. We often experience extreme conditions which create despondency and hopelessness. The Messenger of Allah (peace be upon him) is reported to have said: “Verily, if Allah loves a people, He makes them go through trials. Whoever is satisfied, for him is contentment, and whoever is angry upon him is wrath.”(Hadith-Tirmidhi) We have to try hard to embrace the struggles of life and Trust in Allah. There’s no development without pain. Life’s difficulties are necessary for our own development, so when they come along, accept them, embrace them and never ever lose hope...

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