Abu Hurairah & His Captive
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Abu Hurairah & His Captive

Abu Hurairah (a companion of Prophet Muhammad, [pbuh*]) told us this astonishing story: “Prophet Muhammad [pbuh] had put me in charge of guarding the Zakat al fitr, the compulsory charity collected in the month of Ramadan. Alhamdulillah*. However, one day, somebody came quietly and was beginning to take away some food-stuff from the Zakah collection … Continue reading

Nafsi! Nafsi!
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Nafsi! Nafsi!

Waiting. All human beings will stand there on the Day of Judgement waiting. Waiting barefooted on that big land. Waiting for what, you may ask? Waiting for Allah* to give the order for the Judgement to begin. When the distress becomes too great for some people on the Day of Judgement and they have stood … Continue reading

The Very Hot Day
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The Very Hot Day

On the Day of Judgement, everyone will be gathered, but without clothes. We will also be gathered barefooted. When she heard this fact, Aisha (r.a.*), the wife of Prophet Muhammad ﷺ *was shocked. She asked her husband, “O Messenger of Allah*, both the men and women are there together? Wouldn’t the men and women look … Continue reading

Am I a hypocrite?
Motivational / Non-Fiction / Stories of Prophet Muhammad (saw) / Story with a Hadith quote / Story with a Quran Quote / Under 1500 words

Am I a hypocrite?

One day, Hanzala al Usaidi* (r.a.*) said to his friend Abu Bakr (r.a.), “Abu Bakr, I have become a hypocrite!” “A’udhubillaahi minash shaytaanir rajeem*! Why are you saying this?” Abu Bakar was shocked. “Wallaahi*,” Hamzala continued, “When I am in the presence of the Prophet ﷺ * or when we are listening to the Quran … Continue reading

Thawban
Motivational / Non-Fiction / Stories of Prophet Muhammad (saw) / Story with a Hadith quote / Under 450 words

Thawban

Thawban was one of the companions of Prophet Muhammad (s.a.w.*). He was also one of his freed slaves. Thawban was almost always with the Prophet at home or in his journey. After the Prophet passed away, Thawban stayed for some years in Syria and later for some time in Egypt. He was also present at … Continue reading

Valley of Sheep
Motivational / Non-Fiction / Stories of Prophet Muhammad (saw) / Under 250 words / video

Valley of Sheep

Everybody knows that the Prophet (s.a.w.*) is a very generous man. The Prophet’s generosity was certainly overwhelming for some of his followers too. After the batttle of Hunayn, there were plenty of booty gathered from the spoils of war. The booty included animals belonging to the enemy troops. The Prophet (s.a.w.) was happily standing on … Continue reading