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Coconut oil to the rescue!

One beautiful day, when the sun shone brightly, the blue sea water glittered and the sandy beach engulfed my thoughts. I knew then, that I had to swim! Afterall, to swim is sunnah. So I hurried into the water and a couple of hours later, I found myself shedding skin because of an angry sunburn. Lo! And behold, coconut oil ... Read More »

Sending Durood through Writing it!

عن أبي هريرة رضي الله عنه قال قال رسول الله : من صلى علي في كتاب لم تزل الملائكة تستغفر له ما دام اسمي في ذلك الكتاب رواه الطبراني وغيره وروي من كلام جعفر بن محمد موقوفا عليه وهو أشبه و قال في كشف الخفاء رواه الطبراني في الأوسط وابن أبي شيبة والمستغفري في الدعوات بسند ضعيف (الترغيب و الترهيب ... Read More »

Clothed yet naked!

Imaan in Grave Danger Hayaa Honesty, trustworthiness, kindness to parents, respect to elders, decency (in manner, speech, dressing, etc.) and a host of other basic values are cherished by one and all. The reality, however, is that such values are gradually becoming rare and extinct. While there could be many factors which cause this lamentable situation coming about, one of ... Read More »

Improving memory: Beneficial Workouts for your brain!

Nabeela Vadi – Cii Radio | 03 Rabi uth Thani 1437/14 January 2016 The brain is a magnificent creation of Allah, SubhanAllah! And how easily, do we often take it for granted? The brain performs functions that by the grace of Allah, enable THE ENTIRE BODY to function. The brain is a mysteriously beautiful creation, which is constantly working- even ... Read More »

I Wish You Knew!

Recently I’ve just been hearing about the moral degeneration of our society and how many of the things we do or believe stem from ignorance. So I thought I’d pen down all the things I wish people knew. Dont just read this but ponder over it too. Please share with your loved ones, friends, contacts etc because I wish they ... Read More »

Why Celebrating New Year is Not For You!

Every year, as Muslims we are told that we cannot celebrate Christmas and New Years, neither can we congratulate our non-Muslim colleagues (even out of respect for them) and the year passes by with the same message yet we do not heed to them. So why is this year any different? This year is different in no way, but before ... Read More »


This incident took place during the time of Imam Abu Haneefa (RA). There was a married couple very much attached to each other. One day whilst sitting and talking casually, the wife made some offensive remark. This led to an argument. The husband became very upset. He swore: “By Allah, I will never speak to you unless you spoke to ... Read More »

Maryam AS – Mother of Jesus (ESA) Peace be upon Him

The Noble Qur’an tells us the story of Prophet Isa (alayhi salaam. He was one of Allah Subhanahu wa ta ’ala’s beloved messengers. The Qur’an Shareefa recalls Isa’s (alayhi salaam) miraculous birth, his teachings, the miracles he performed by Allah Subhanahu wa ta ‘ala’s permission, and his life as a Nabi of Allah. Maryam (alayhi salaam) was the mother of ... Read More »

Mataf bridge to be removed after 3 months!

ARAB NEWS Published — Sunday 13 December 2015 MADINAH: The process of dismantling the Mataf bridge encircling the Kaaba will begin after three months and will be completed by Ramadan to make room for 105,000 pilgrims to perform tawaf in one hour. Before the expansion, only 48,000 pilgrims could perform tawaf in one hour. The final stages of the project ... Read More »

Rabi-ul-Awwal 1437

Rabi’ul-Awwal is the most significant month in the Islamic history, because humanity has been blessed in this month by the birth of the Holy Prophet Muhammad, Sall-Allahu alayhi wa sallam. Before the birth of the Holy Prophet, Sall-Allahu alayhi wa sallam, not only the Arabian peninsula, but also the so-called civilized nations of Rome and Persia were drowned in the ... Read More »