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5 Habits of Good Listeners

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Imam Messages

10th of October 2021

5 Habits of Good Listeners

One of the main reasons behind ruined relations is poor listening. Therefore, if you would like to develop better relations with your spouse, child, friend, or colleague, you need to be a better listener. In this article, I will illustrate five habits that are an integral part of communication skills.  Listen without Interrupting  It is […]

19th of July 2021

Back to School

Beginnings are times filled with promise and possibility. As summer melts into the fall, our families arrange for the beginning of the school year. Students prepare to move to higher grade levels, schools, and new stages of life during this transitional time. Parents offer what support they can in the form of encouragement, advice, and […]

14th of July 2021


  As Muslims, it is incumbent upon us to make every effort to meet life transitions with careful consideration and preparation. We rely first and foremost on Allah ﷻ and the guidance He has provided us in His Book and secondly, upon the Sunnah of our beloved Messenger, Muhammad ﷺ. In light of what seems […]

22nd of May 2021

Keys to Enliven Your Salah, Part 1

Have you ever felt that your performance in salah is reduced to mumbled words? Or that mindfulness and connectedness were absent during your prayer? Well, you are not alone! Many people express the same concerns and desire to experience more meaningfulness during salah to support spiritual growth. This article aims to illustrate different ways, or […]

11th of May 2021

The Most Comprehensive Verse in the Quran

Let us take this opportunity to reflect on a single verse from the Book of Allah. Allah ﷻ states in Surat An-Nahl, “Indeed, Allah orders justice and kindness and giving to relatives and forbids shameful acts and evil deeds and transgression. He admonishes you that perhaps you will be reminded” (Quran 16:90). Ibn Masood (R) […]

4th of April 2021

Let Summer Count For You, Not Against You

Every year, a discussion arises among families, friends, neighbors, and the community about the different ways to spend summer break. We need to engage in these discussions and plan so that summertime can be a time for both relaxation and productivity. It is also essential for us to include worship in our plans. Islam encourages […]

10th of March 2021

Ramadan: An Investment you can’t Forgo!

We praise Allah ﷻ for bestowing upon us yet another opportunity to witness and reap the innumerable benefits of Ramadan, the month of the Quran, and al-Motahir–the purifier of sins, as our blessed Companions, may Allah be pleased with them, referred to it. These days are the best of days and these nights are the […]

4th of March 2021

What is Your Legacy?

The Islamic tradition promotes excellence and high achievements. Allah ﷻ states, “Race toward forgiveness from your Lord and a Garden whose width is like the width of the heavens and earth, prepared for those who believed in Allah and His messengers…” (Quran 57:21). Prophet Muhammad ﷺ was reported to have said, “When you ask Allah […]

26th of February 2021

More than a Contract: (1)

Understanding Marriage as a Covenant What comes to your mind when you hear the word ‘marriage’? Putting aside the cultural and traditional associations such as festivals, wedding venues, and honeymoons, the Quran goes deeper to associate marriage with a vivid, memorable image that, if honored, will undoubtedly lead to a healthy, lasting relationship. The Quranic […]

10th of February 2021

Light upon Light (part 1)

“Allah is the Light of the heavens and the earth. His light is like a niche in which there is a lamp, the lamp is in a crystal, and the crystal is a shining star, lit from the oil of a blessed olive tree, located neither to the east nor the west, whose oil almost […]