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Setting A Good Example In The Family Home

October, 9th 2015 Comments 6448 Views

A healthy Muslim family will be connected and valued in a healthy community. And that family’s piety is dependant on the piety of the individuals within it. There is many teachings in Islam regarding the importance of family and how to keep it to

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Islam And Family Protection

October, 9th 2015 Comments 1998 Views

Islam helps to ensure the physical and psychological needs of a family. The family is considered the most important social unit so Islam gives priority to its safety. A divorced family leads to suffering of loss. The husband loses his wife, the wife loses

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TV As A Parent

October, 9th 2015 Comments 1988 Views

As Allah ta'ala states, it is part of our belief that we shall be questioned and are responsible for the following: Verily! Hearing, Sight, and the heart, all will be questioned (by Allâh). (Al-Israa 036)

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Community Life In Islam

October, 9th 2015 Comments 1696 Views

The social organisation of ]slam is founded on the unit of the family. The family has been assigned an important place because Islam is the religion suited to human nature- din ul-fitra (the natural religion).

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22 Tips For Muslim Parents With Teens

October, 9th 2015 Comments 1670 Views

What does it take for parents to get a teen to become a practicing Muslim? Sound Vision has talked to parents, Imams, activists and Muslims who have grown up in the West to ask what are some practical things parents can do to help Muslim teens mainta

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Marriage, To Wait Or Not To Wait

October, 9th 2015 Comments 1951 Views

"I don't care if I am 55 when I finish school, I will not get married until I finish my education." The above is a quote from a young Muslim woman pursuing what she calls her"education." Unfortunately, her strong dedication to finis

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The Marriage Project: A Project Nation

October, 9th 2015 Comments 1711 Views

In my career as an instructor of "Fiqh of Love" and "Love Notes" with AlMaghrib Institute, the activity and survey sessions conducted in the class environment included many personal questions submitted by students (both men and women),

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Weddings: A Time To Thank Allah

October, 9th 2015 Comments 1547 Views

"And of His signs is that He created for you from yourselves mates that you may find tranquility in them; and He placed between you affection and mercy. Indeed in that are signs for a people who give thought." [Surah Ar-Rum, 21]

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Good Manners At Home

October, 9th 2015 Comments 10798 Views

Spreading kindness in the home 'Aa'ishah (RA) said: "The Messenger of Allah (SAW) said: 'When Allah (SWT) wills some good towards the people of a household, He introduces kindness among them.'" [Reported by Imaam Ahmad in al-Musnad, 6/71; Sah

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Islamic Parenting Principles

October, 9th 2015 Comments 2230 Views

Most parenting articles are depressing because a lot of them are about parents whose lives completely center on a child or children, when I feel that I am not doing as great a job because I don’t spend nearly as much time as they do in my own childr

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7 Things Your Muslim Husband Wont Tell You

October, 9th 2015 Comments 2589 Views

Ever wish you could read your husband’s mind? Western culture encourages husbands and wives to talk to each other and discuss things. However, in many Muslim cultures, men are raised to be stoic and tight-lipped. Muslim husbands are very often (n

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8 Ways Of Finding The Right Person To Marry

October, 9th 2015 Comments 1501 Views

Remember marriage is not all sunshine and fun, sometimes you will argue sometimes you wont love each other as much, what will happen then? Will you ask for a divorce just because the marriage isn’t fun anymore?

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5 Easy Ways To Incorporate The Sunnah In Your Life

October, 9th 2015 Comments 1554 Views

The Prophet Muhammad ṣallallāhu 'alayhi wa sallam (peace and blessings of Allāh be upon him) was sent by Allah subḥānahu wa ta'āla (glorified and exalted be He) as a mercy to the worlds, so that we may be guided to Allah subḥānahu wa ta'āla (glorified and

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The Company We Choose To Keep

October, 8th 2015 Comments 1610 Views

Allah has blessed me with many wonderful friendships throughout my life. Most have served as a comforting, healing balm that has pulled me through some of the more difficult times of my life. Others have created so much drama and turmoil that I couldn't c

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FOR EVER AFTER

October, 8th 2015 Comments 1595 Views

In all societies and at all times marriage has been considered an occasion for great joy. The word most used with “wedding” is “celebration.” In fiction, which reflects our inner desires, they “lived happily ever after.&rdquo

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Rewards For A Good Husband And Father

October, 8th 2015 Comments 4207 Views

Allah says in the Glorious Qur’an: “And live with [them] in a beautiful manner. If you are then displeased with them, [then know] perhaps you dislike something which Allah has created abundant goodness in it (al-Qur’an 4:19 ).