January 13, 2020

    Winter Woes or Winter Wonders?

    So…depending on where in Canada you live, you are likely experiencing some VERY chilling weather right about now. And while we can compare or joke about which province has more extreme weather,…
    January 13, 2020

    A Dangerous Pair

    Have you ever woken up and felt that today will be a very productive day? After praying Fajr and making your adhkar, you look at the clock, and you realize…
    January 10, 2020

    Be a Stranger

    ✨ Introducing: The Divine Knowledge Series. ✨  There are billions and billions of written works in this world. All these diverse texts, quotes and sayings are shared all over, yet all…
    January 10, 2020

    Physical Health in Islam

    Our body is an amanah. It is a gift from Allah (SWT) and we must take care of it while we are still alive. Moreover, taking care of our body…
    January 2, 2020

    Ja’far ibn Abi Talib (ra), Part 2

    One of the most defining and important moments in Islamic History was first Hijrah (pilgrimage) of the early Muslims to Abyssinia. The Muslims had been persecuted, tortured and mistreated by…
    January 1, 2020

    Introducing: The Mental Health Series

    Yes. We know. Mental health has become a buzz word nowadays, and it seems everyone has something to say about it. Which…on the one hand is good because a topic…
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      Ja’far ibn Abi Talib (ra), Part 1

      ✨ Introducing: The Sahaba (ra) Series. ✨ We live in a world that relies on role models from pop culture, Instagram celebrities, and YouTube stars. When in reality, role models should be those who we can look up to, learn from, take advice and guidance from in navigating the challenges that we…

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      Alhumdulillah for Rain

      ✨ Introducing: The Alhumdulillah Series. ✨ We are living in a time where complaining has become a normalized way for people to vent and let off steam. This is the main way that we communicate. People can complain for hours – discussing everything they are displeased with and usually ending up feeling…

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      Raising Our Children to Value Kinship Ties in a World That Promotes Individualism

      “I will never force my kids to love relatives that don’t see them or ask about them. Period.” This is a popular statement making its rounds and being shared widely on memes across social media. On the surface it makes sense, right? Your children are one of the most important…

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      Everything you do matters

      Toys, books, playmats, activity centers, activity cubes, more toys, more books … You might provide all of these means of learning and entertainment for your children. And yet, they end up mostly interested in: your books, your favorite mug, your prayer mat, your phone, your TV remote, your computer, your…

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      State of the Ummah

      Looking at the news today can be an extremely difficult and heartbreaking process, especially as a Muslim and seeing the extreme horrors and tragedies that are befalling our brothers and sisters worldwide, while in general there is still an overall hatred and distrust of us and our deen. The state of…

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      Emotions; The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly

      Human beings experience a range of emotions in their daily lives – from happiness to sadness to anger to shame and so on. With these emotional experiences, we often hear discussions of whether such an emotion is good or bad, desirable or to be avoided. For example, broader society often…

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      Courage to Obey

      When we absorb the beauty and tranquility of the Holy city of Madinah al-Munawarrah and how this city paved the way for a thriving Islamic community, we can’t help but wonder how migrating to this great city even became a possibility for the early Muslims. Times were extremely difficult in…

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      Am I leading them to Jannah?

      When we watch or entertain ourselves with certain shows they will deaden our hearts, but by turning back to Him we can revive them. Whereas watching such shows or doing such activities with our children or having them observe us doing so can end up lowering their thoughts of us,…

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      Friday Fuel: The Soundness of the Heart

      On this beautiful fall Friday, we see thousands upon thousands of leaves are each making their own unique journey from the tree tops down through tortoises paths fueled by the whisking wind until they’ve fallen to their final resting place. Just as Allah (swt) knows of each and every single one of these…

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