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The secret to a tranquil heart

By: Hazrat Maulana Yunus Patel Saheb (Allah have mercy on him) Source: Like the needle of the compass faces North when at rest, so the heart of the Mu’min faces in the direction of Allah Ta’ala’s obedience and pleasure. In the obedience of Allah Ta’ala do we find our peace, contentment and happiness. When a compass is moved or shaken, we observe how the needle is disturbed and begins to move restlessly this way and that way – as if agitated. When it is placed down, it continues to move about until finally it finds its rest in the direction of North. SubhanAllah! We should take lesson from this. …When the heart of a Mu’min is shaken with sins, with disobedience to Allah...

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The radiance of wudhu

By: The United Ulama Council of South Africa (with minor edits) Source: MuslimVillage “Tahaarah (purity) is half of Imaan” (Hadith) Rasulullah (Sallallahu alayhi wasallam) said that on the Day of Qiyaamah when vast multitudes of mankind will be running in utter chaos, driven by anxiety, fear and terror, not knowing what the ultimate outcome of the momentous Reckoning will be – on that Day when a man will flee from his mother, father, brother, wife and son, Rasulullah (Sallallahu alayhi wasallam) will also be running to and fro in anxiety due to concern for his Ummah. In that sea of billions of humanity, Rasulullah (Sallallahu alayhi wasallam) will recognize the members of his Ummah from...

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Traits of Al Mustafa (pbuh): Father

By: with editing by MuslimVillage Source: The servant of the Messenger of Allah (PBUH), our master Anas talked about Him (PBUH) as follows: “I have never seen a human who is more compassionate towards His family than Him.” The prophet Muhammad (PBUH) frequently visited his son, Ibrahim (Abraham), who had been born in the last years of his life at the house of his wet nurse which was a place on the outskirts of Medina. And the wet nurse’s husband was a blacksmith. This house was always filled up with smoke that came from the blacksmith’s furnace. In every visit of him to this house, he clasped his son Abraham in his arms and kissed and showing him affection....

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