Homosexuality In Islam

Homosexuality In Islam

I remember vividly the night I told Yusuf about my plans to discuss a range of controversial but important topics that I believed were not sufficiently addressed in Muslim families and communities. That conversation did not go very well; I recall we nearly had a fight about it. He was mainly concerned for my well [...]

The Silver Lining

The Silver Lining

Assalam alaykum everyone! It's been what...3 months since I last posted something on here? It honestly feels like a lifetime ago. God I've missed you guys and the feeling of putting something out there for people to read. I'ld like to say that my absence was necessary (uni work/finals) and it was not by choice or a sudden lack of [...]

Halal Dating: Guide

Halal Dating: Guide

When it comes to the opposite sex and the idea of settling down with someone, I often think and ask myself "how do you get to know someone the islamic way?" Dating is not allowed in islam for its obvious dangers but does that mean I'll marry someone I don't know? I noticed something quite common with Nigerian parents [...]

Barsisa’s Story

Barsisa’s Story

I believe everyone should be aware of this story; there is no greater example of how the worst deeds can start with the best of intentions. I pray none of us ends up like Barsisa. Who is Barsisa? Barsisa was a great worshipper from the time of Banu Israeel. He was an extremely pious man; a [...]

Anjel Jibreel II

Anjel Jibreel II

The Prophetﷺ was asked how does the revelation come? He said when Allah desires to speak the words of revelation, there is a loud noise through the heavens. It's like chains pulling over mount safa (imagine the severity of chains pulling over a mountain). He then said the angels of the heavens are overtaken by [...]