Who Truly Benefits from Women’s Liberation?

Is it possible that women’s liberation, as understood by the West, isn’t about women at all?

Think about it: If a woman stays at home or chooses a career that is flexible enough for raising children and managing the household, who profits?

Answer: Her family profits in the work she does for them, and this


There is No Comfort Except the Comfort of the Akhira

اَللَّهمَّ لاَ عَيْشَ اِلَّاعَيْشُ الآخِرَةَ

O Allah! There is no comfort except the comfort of the Akhira! (agreed upon)

I have a small book filled with daily duaas for each day of the week, taken from selected hadith. Alhamdulillah, when I opened it this morning this duaa was here, waiting for me.

Yesterday was extremely …


The Mosque in Abu Bakr’s Home

Abu Bakr (Allah ta’ala be pleased with him) was the first person in Islam to build a masjidul bayt – a mosque inside his house.

The background

During the Meccan period, the disbelievers signed an oppressive decree against the Messenger of Allah (Allah’s peace and blessings be upon him), the Muslims (Allah be pleased with …


Check in with Your Kids

Background

A friend confided in me that a young brother, who graduated last year with record breaking grades and was awarded numerous full scholarships to many top tier universities, has left Islam.

This brother was a hafiz and completed his hifz before he was 13. His father and at least one of his grandfathers are …