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 Fable of the Porcupines
Fiction / Motivational / Story with a Hadith quote / Story with a Quran Quote / Under 300 words

The Fable of the Porcupines

It was the coldest winter ever. Many animals died because of the cold. The porcupines, realizing the situation, decided to group together to keep warm. This way they covered & protected themselves; but the quills of each one wounded their closest companions. After a while, they decided to distance themselves one from the other & … Continue reading