Author: Bashir Habeeb

Know Islam, Know Paradise

SOMETHING I CAN’T STOP By A. lateefah(EkiraDream) and —Aladodo Abdus-Salam

SOMETHING I CAN’T STOP By A. lateefah(EkiraDream) and —Aladodo Abdus-Salam Ekira Dream Every morning, I peep through the window, From the dark room my father inherited from his progenitor, To see what my land has become of, I fret at the sight of the remains of my father’s farm, The one behind our hut, The…
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Letter To My Family About Converting To Islam by olanrewaju Alhasan adedokun

Letter To My Family About Converting To Islam. By Olanrewaju Alhasan Adedokun Recently, there has been a news making the rounds about a British father whose daughter was asked in school to write a ‘letter to her family about converting to Islam’. It may not have been enough of a topic to stir all the…
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MY TEACHER: PRIDED BUT PITIABLE BY KAY YUSUF

MY TEACHER: PRIDED BUT PITIABLE BY KAY YUSUF Once I wallowed In the ocean of ignorance While I swam In the stream of nothingness Triumphant was I Through no other, but MY PRIDED TEACHER While my brain was receptive of no subject While my playfulness couldn’t make me cope in class While all had given…
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CAN WE EVER? By Abdulbasit Ibn Umar Balogun

CAN WE EVER? BY ABDULBASIT IBN UMAR BALOGUN Verily in the stories of the people of the past there are lessons for us all to learn. Women, both married and single can learn from what happened between the wife of our Prophet Ibrahim (‘Alaihi Salam) and the Tyrant King of Egypt. This story was narrated…
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Recommendation to fast Taasoo’a’ with ‘Ashoora’

RECOMMENDATION TO FAST TAASOO’A’ WITH ‘ASHOORA’ Praise be to Allah   ‘Abd-Allaah ibn ‘Abbaas (may Allaah be pleased with him) said: When the Messenger of Allaah (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) fasted on the day of ‘Ashoora and told the people to fast, they said, “O Messenger of Allaah, this is a…
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September 21, 2018 0

A SERIES OF REMINDERS ABOUT THE MONTH OF MUHARRAM COMPILED BY LAWAL AFEEZ ARISHEKOLA

A SERIES OF REMINDERS ABOUT THE MONTH OF MUHARRAM COMPILED BY LAWAL AFEEZ ARISHEKOLA 1. Shaykh al-Islām Ibn Taymiyyah (رحمه الله) said: It has been authentically attributed to Prophet ﷺ, that he said, “Fasting on the day of ʿĀrafah expiates the sins of two years [i.e. previous year and upcoming year] and fasting on ʿĀshūrāh…
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September 19, 2018 0

The Star and Crescent – Is the Symbol of Islam Shirk? By Rafael Narbaez Jr.

THE STAR AND CRESCENT – IS THE SYMBOL OF ISLAM SHIRK? BY RAFAEL NARBAEZ JR. The city of Byzantium (Constantinople, modern Istanbul) was dedicated to Diana, goddess of the hunt, and the crescent was the symbol of Diana. In 330 CE, Constantine rededicated the city to the virgin Mary, whose star symbol was added to…
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September 17, 2018 0

YOUR WOMAN: A HALF-PART, NOT A SPARE-PART. BY SANNI KAY YUSUF

YOUR WOMAN: A HALF-PART, NOT A SPARE-PART. BY SANNI KAY YUSUF While in a taxi returning home after the day’s work, the driver tuned the radio to a station where issues about husbands assisting their wives were discussed. Thinking aloud, an elderly woman said she would disown a son found giving a helping hand to…
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September 16, 2018 0

WHO TOLD YOU BY AZEEZAH OLATUNDE PENTALKS

WHO TOLD YOU? BY AZEEZAH OLATUNDE (PENTALKS) They went unanswered, those Longing desires you speak to your Lord in iced nights with cloudy eyes. Who told you Your pain has been carved to be forever To itch you in bruise of agony With no blister of ease Who told you The diseases of your soul…
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September 14, 2018 0

THE CHOSEN ONE BY UMMU UBAIDAH PENWORD

THE CHOSEN ONE BY UMMU UBAIDAH PENWORD He came into this world, in the time of deep despair His days of work began as a fair and honest man One night in that cave the Angel came With words that can light up any soul He became the chosen one To proclaim the words of…
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