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The secrets to appreciating your spouse

By: Shaykh Abdul Hamid Is`haq Saheb Source: Jamiatul Ulama Generally, husbands and wives take each other for granted; to the extent of being off-hand in speech, insensitive of the other’s feelings and ungrateful for whatever kindness the other does. Sadly, today, we are so proud that we cannot even say “JazakAllah khayran” to the wife (or to the husband) – when some kindness is shown. Whilst we choose not to recognise the favours of the spouse, we are very quick to identify the shortcomings and failings of the spouse. Often, our fights stem from pride and from both sides, there is unwillingness to acknowledge when in the wrong or seek forgiveness. Many couples behave like little children...

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The Virgin Mary: Maryam al-Batul

  By: Cii Radio Source: Jamiatul Ulama The Noble Qur’an tells us the story of Prophet Isa (peace be upon him). He was one of Allah Most High’s beloved messengers. The Qur’an Shareef recalls Isa’s (peace be upon him) miraculous birth, his teachings, the miracles he performed by Allah Most High’s permission, and his life as a Nabi of Allah. Maryam (peace be upon her) was the mother of Isa (peace be upon him). She was great, not only because she was the mother of a prophet of Allah but because she perfected her faith. Her father was Imran (peace be upon him). Al-Imran are from the descendants of Sayyidinah Ibrahim (peace be upon him) and Al-Imran are the family of Sayyidinah Isa (peace...

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How to be firm on the path of guidance

By: Osman Nuri Topbaş Source: Ghayri l-maghdūbi ‘alayhim (1:7) [He] wills that we do not resemble those who are astray, those who are not within the folds of Islam. Their fashion, advertisements, their waste economy… Our Lord wills for us to stay away from them. Allah Almighty wills that we stand before Him in complete purity. For instance, a Jew came on the 10th day of [the month of] Muharram and said, “We fast also. Moses buried the Pharaoh in the Red Sea on this day.” The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said, “We are closer to Moses than you are.”   (See Bukhari, Sawm, 60, Anbiya, 22; Muslim, Siyam, 127/1130) He then turned to his Companions and said, “Then we will add...

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