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drugs

The young Muslims of today are facing an ever-increasing number of plights, one of the most important of which is drugs. But, what is Islam’s view on this issue? How should Muslims regard drugs? To know this, we must see what the Quran and the...

Imam reza, salamislam, ethics in islam

Imam Reza (AS) is the eighth infallible Shiite Imam and successor of the final holy Prophet (PBUH). His name is Ali, and among all his other names and titles the most famous honorary one is “Reza,” which means ‘satisfaction’....

eid al-fitr, salamislam

“O ALLAH, bless Muhammad (PBUH) and his Progeny ! Bless us in this day of our festival and our fast-breaking, make it one of the best of days that have passed over us.” Imam Sajjad (AS) - Sahifa Al-Sajjadiyya Eid al-Fitr is the most important...

Imam ali, salamislam

“Among the faithful are men who fulfill what they have pledged to Allah. Of them are some who have fulfilled their pledge, and of them are some who still wait, and they have not changed in the least” (33:23)

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hagar, Abraham in islam, salamislam

Hagar, who left behind a sainted child that later became the forefather ofthe Holy Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), is the symbol of a devoted and obedient woman to God.Although her name is not directly mentioned in the Quran, in many Islamic quotes (...

prayers in Islam

“…and when you feel secure, perform the [complete] prayers, for the prayer is indeed a timed prescription for the faithful”. (4:103)

convert to Islam

It was a typical day. I woke up early before my parents and got ready to go running in the park near our house. Running without music seemed almost impossible for me; it seemed as though my body responded to physical activities better when music...

mothers in Islam

Mothers in Islam are held in very high esteem. How a Muslim should treat their parents, especially the mother, is underlined in the Quran and Hadiths [i]. Several verses in the Quran emphasize the difficulties that a mother goes through and the...

children in Islam, Parents in Islam, Family in Islam, salamislam

“He is only a child!”, “Be quiet, this is a grown-up issue”, “Go to your room and don’t disturb us while we are talking” … What do these sentences remind you of? Your own childhood? Your little son or daughter?  you have probably heard these...

muslim women, women in islam, salamislam

Social life is one of the most important aspects of human’s life. From the beginning of the creation of mankind people decided to live together in order to meet their needs. In this issue the quality of women’s social participation is one of the...

lady zainab, women in islam

There are always great people in history who successfully move through the stages of spiritual development, reach the top, and become role models for human generations. One of the shiniest examples of such people is undoubtedly Lady Zainab (AS),...

hijab in Islam

The word "Hijab"—which literally means screening or, better said, protecting something from the view of others—refers, in Islamic context, to a kind of attire or a piece of clothing that covers a woman's body and hair. Not long before the advent...

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