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Lost History of Women Scholars in Islam

    SOURCE: AL-MUHADDITHAT It surprises people to learn that women living under an Islamic order could be scholars, that is, hold the authority that attaches to being knowledgeable about what Islam commands, and therefore sought after and deferred to. The typical Western view is that no social order has (or aspires to have) more ‘religion’ in it […]
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The Quran and the Power of دعاء (Dua’a)

 BY: MANSOOR ALAM    SOURCE: ISLAMICITY  AUG 10, 2021 Prayer-dua. Photo Courtesy: iStock by Getty Images 1 Allah is very close to Human beings  2 Allah replies to an aching heart and eradicates misfortune 3 بَلْ إِيَّاهُ تَدْعُونَ فَيَكْشِفُ مَا تَدْعُونَ إِلَيْهِ 4 Calling unto Allah for help 5 Do not call on anyone besides Allah 6 Humans pray to God when misfortune hits
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The Story of Ibrahim

 BY: SHAWANA AZIZ   SOURCE: SUNNAH NEWSLETTER JUN 17, 20211 COMMENT Muslims look into Maqam Ibrahim (The Station of Ibrahim). Inside the Maqam Ibrahim is a stone block where Ibrahim stood to build the Kabah (Photo; iStock by Getty Images/Mecca, Saudi Arabia – March 10, 2015). The story of Ibrahim  is greatly associated with Hajj because the origin of Hajj […]
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9 Amazing Facts About Satan to Defeat Him

 BY: SPAHIC OMER    SOURCE: ISLAMICITY 2021 Concept showing stairway path leading to a fiery hell or beautiful heaven (photo: iStock by Getty Images). Contents 1 First: Satan and Iblis 2 Second: Satan did not thwart Allah’s plan 3 Third: Satan as the source of all, including sophisticated modern, evil 4 Fourth: Satan as man’s sworn enemy 5 Fifth:
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How Did Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) Offer Sincere Advice?

 By AHMAD ANSARI    SOURCE: ISLAMICITY 2021 In the Qur’an, Allah SWT has commanded the believers to continue reminding others. He said: وَذَكِّر فَإِنَّ الذِّكرى تَنْفَعُ المؤمِنِين “And continue to remind. For certainly reminders benefit the believers.”    (Al-Qur’an: 51:55). Providing a sincere counsel to fellow Muslim brothers and