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

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

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

Fashion

Clothes are a blessing and a favour from Allah*. With them, we are able to cover whatever that needs to be covered. With them, we are protected from cold or the harsh sun. Imagine our lives without clothes! It would be horrible, wouldn’t it? Islam does not reject people wearing pretty clothes. Some people have … Continue reading

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

Iftar

Anas ibn Malik was one of the companions who had served the Prophet (s.a.w.*) for many years. He therefore knew Prophet Muhammad’s habits very well. When the Prophet (s.a.w.) observed a fast, he usually broke it with milk and dates. And in the early hours of the night, he would take some simple food for … Continue reading

What Sunnah habit would you start in your daily life & why?
Budding Writers / Motivational / News Article / Non-Fiction / Under 600 words

What Sunnah habit would you start in your daily life & why?

Budding Writers Competition Twins of Faith 2016 (Melbourne, Australia) First Prize Winner Category: 10 – 12 years old By Batrisyia Khairil, Age 11 Do you love the Prophet Muhammed (SAW)? Really? Truly? Prove it. If you really loved him, you would follow in his footsteps. In other words, you would follow the sunnah. Do you … Continue reading

Lamb For Dinner
Motivational / Non-Fiction / Stories of Prophet Muhammad (saw) / Story with a Hadith quote / Under 300 words

Lamb For Dinner

On group journeys, our beloved Prophet (s.a.w.*) would work like the others and would never let anybody work instead of him. One day, the Prophet (s.a.w.*) and his companions were travelling. When they reached a certain destination, they stopped their camels. They laid their loads down. Everybody was tired from the journey, but they were … Continue reading