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

The Bear’s Secret
Fiction / Story with a Hadith quote / Under 350 words

The Bear’s Secret

There were once two friends, named Qassim and Burhan, who went camping at one of the state’s National Parks. . After erecting their tent, they decided to take a short walk through the forest, before the sun set. Qassim had a sprained ankle, so they strolled slowly, talking while snapping some good shots on their mobile phones along the way. … Continue reading

Du’a for my ummah
Motivational / Non-Fiction / Story with a Hadith quote / Under 250 words

Du’a for my ummah

Aisha (radi Allahu anha*) narrated a beautiful moment from the life of the Messenger (sal Allahu alayhi wa sallam**). . She tells us, “Once, while the Prophet (sal Allahu alayhi wa sallam**) was in a noticeably pleasant mood, I asked him: “Messenger of Allah! Supplicate to Allah for me!” . So he said: “O Allah! … Continue reading