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Curing a hardened heart

By: Osman Nuri Topbaş Source: The basis of many spiritual problems, unrest, and hardness of heart lies in forgetting the Hereafter and becoming preoccupied with this world. Many poor people torture themselves to become rich; and many wealthy torture themselves with the ambition to earn more. People lust for the temporal pleasures of this world without thinking about what is the source and meaning of them. It should not be forgotten that contentment is the real wealth. The Prophet (pbuh) states that: “Allah places wealth in to the hearts of those who aspire to the Hereafter and puts their business in order. World surrenders and comes after them. Allah places poverty into...

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Death is but the beginning

By: Muhammadrasul Saaduev, Imam of Central Jum`ah Mosque (Makhachkala) Source: Death is an unpleasant topic for many. It is the subject that a lot of people avoid, and even hate hearing about. But how can a sincere believer stop thinking or talking about death? The Messenger of Allah (PBUH) said: “Remember often the destroyer and cutter off of delights, which is death.” And then the Messenger of Allah (PBUH) said: “Every time you remember death on small occasions (i.e. good deeds), it will magnify them; and every time you remember death on great occasions (i.e. sins), it will lessen them.” Remembering death and understanding its essence humbles a person, overcomes his arrogance...

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Welcoming Ramadan: 10 tips

By: Source: Muslims should not neglect the seasons of worship; rather, they must be among the first to excel in and compete in them. Allah The Almighty Says (what means): {So for this let the competitors compete.}[Quran 83:26] So, we should try our best to receive the month of Ramadan in the following recommended ways: The first way: Supplicate Allah The Almighty to keep you alive and in good health until Ramadan comes so that you will be able to actively worship Allah The Almighty. It was narrated on the authority of Anas ibn Maalik, may Allah be pleased with him, that when the month of Rajab came, the Prophet, (Allah bless him and grant him peace), said:...

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