Naseeha - Advice

This category contains articles informing the Muslim and Muslimah, giving advice, naseeha.

A Powerful Reminder

Here is some advice from the Prophet (pbuh).

The Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said: “Knowledge comes by learning, and patience comes by trying to be patient. Whoever seeks goodness will be given it, and whoever fears evil will be protected from it.” Narrated by al-Daaraqutni in al-Afraad; this is a hasan hadeeth, as was stated by al-Albaani in Saheeh al-Jaami’, 2328.

I hope Allah allows me to live by this advice, and I hope the same for you...read more

What is Sincerity?

Sincerity is the freeing of one's intentions from all impurities in order to come nearer to Allah. It is to ensure that the intentions behind all acts of worship and obedience to Allah are exclusively for His pleasure. It is the perpetual contemplation of the Creator, to the extent that one forgets the creation.

Sincerity is a condition for Allah's acceptance of good deeds performed in accordance with the sunnah of the Prophet, may Allah bless him and grant him peace. Allah has...read more

Life without the Head of Our Family...

Life without the Head of Our Family…….

Every family at some point in their lives will have a person who leads it indeed my father, Haji Zomir Uddin (May Allah [swt] forgive him) was that figurehead until he passed away in 2007, he was the head of my family in more ways than one. He looked after the interests of my family, he was very decisive and once he made a decision that was the end of the matter as we were all loyal and trusted his judgement. Often other family members...read more

How to Get Close to Allah - 3 Easy Steps

Here are 3 easy ways to get closer to Allah.

#1. Correct your intention, you are doing this to seek Allah's pleasure and to be close to Him.

#2. Find a good deed that is easy and you will implement everyday, being consistant. A good example is smiling at any one for the sake of Allah. For Prophet (ï·º) explained 'smiling is a charity'.

#3 Find a good deed that you find very hard to implement, and strive to implement it for the sake of getting close to Allah.

Do...read more

Happy Birthday... Or is it?

"Happy Birthday"...

Just kidding brothers and sisters. We all know the celebration of birthdays is not allowed in Islam. This is what my Naseeha is about today.

It was my birthday yesterday (17 Jan) and I did get many well "wishes" from friends and family, unfortunately. I wish they could understand the reality of this celebration sometimes.

As Muslims birthdays, if anything, should be a reminder for us that we survived one more year thanks to Allah, and...read more

I was a victim of ‘The Arrivals’ documentary

The well known ‘documentary’ came out in 2008. It was a production by wannabe film maker’s noreagar and archenahr about the coming of the dajjal, the Mahdi and Isa AS (Jesus pbuh). I had watched a few episodes in 2008/09 but stopped watching it because I lost interest. Recently, my sister and cousins had started watching the episodes on YouTube, they couldn’t stop talking about the episodes and soon enough I decided to give it another go, but this time I made sure I...read more

The Arrivals - Bitter Lies Sweetened with Honey

My dear brothers and sisters, it is with great warning that I warn you of the deceptions of the decietful world, in which illusions are cast within illusions, and the wicked hide behind the shadows of doubt, fear, and dispair.

About 2 or so years ago a series of videos titled "The Arrivals" propogated through the internet was brought to my attention by a few brothers, this show was apparently showing "the truth" to many a young Muslim and Muslimah. This so called...read more


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