Abu Hurairah & His Captive
Non-Fiction / Stories of Prophet Muhammad (saw) / Story with a Hadith quote / Under 1000 words

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

Make duáa for others
Motivational / Non-Fiction / Story with a Hadith quote / Under 450 words

Make duáa for others

Have you prayed for your brother or sister without them knowing? Did you know… “The supplication (duáa) of a Muslim for his brother in his absence will certainly be answered. Every time he makes a supplication for good for his brother, the angel appointed for this particular task says: ‘Ameen*! May it be for you … Continue reading

Nafsi! Nafsi!
Motivational / Non-Fiction / Stories of Prophet Muhammad (saw) / Story with a Hadith quote / Story with a Quran Quote / video

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
Motivational / Non-Fiction / Stories of Prophet Muhammad (saw) / Story with a Hadith quote / Story with a Quran Quote / Under 1000 words / video

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