Letters can Defeat Terror – An Interview with Dr. Bilal Philips

Letters can Defeat Terror – An Interview with Dr. Bilal Philips

Bombs, military raids and airstrikes could contain terrorism to some extent, but to wipe it out fully, renowned Islamic scholar and educationalist, Dr. Bilal Philips has an antidote — education. Extremists brainwashing young Muslims to fight in so-called Holy wars has become a growing concern in Bahrain and other Gulf nations in the recent past. […]

And Hold Firmly to The Rope of Allah and Do Note be Divided

And Hold Firmly to The Rope of Allah and Do Note be Divided

Date: September 5-6, 2014 Time: 1-5 PM Venue: Zamboanga City Coliseum There is no Islam without unity, no unity without leadership, and no leadership without obedience. MARKAZ DAR-ATTAZKIYYAH INC. one of the Islamic center in the heart of Manila proudly present “AND HOLD FIRMLY TO THE ROPE OF ALLAH ALL TOGETHER AND DO NOT BECOME […]

Funeral rites in Islaam: Forbidden Actions by those present: Wailing

The Prophet (PBUH) strictly forbade wailing and screaming, or the hiring of mourners. Furthermore, he identified such practices as acts of Kufr (disbelief), because they indicate displeasure with what Allaah has decreed. Eemaan (faith) includes the belief that Allaah is the source of all good and all of His actions are wise. Proper Eemaan would […]


Although the angels are made from light, as previously indicated, it cannot be said that they appear as light, as some have supposed, because they have not been described as such in either the Qur’aan or the authentic Sunnah. In their natural state they are invisible to human eyes. This is proven by the fact […]


“Al-Baraa’ ibn ‘Aazib stated that the Prophet (PBUH) said, “When a believer is leaving this world and entering the next, angels with faces shining brightly like the sun descend from the heavens carrying a shroud and embalming fragrance from Paradise, and [then they] sit down within sight-range. The Angel of Death then approaches, sits by […]


Aboo Hurayrah narrated that the Messenger of Allaah (PBUH) said, “While I was sleeping, I saw myself standing at a well over which there was a bucket. I pulled out as many buckets of water as Allaah wished from it. Ibn Abee Quhaafah then took the bucket from me and pulled out one or two […]


‘Awf ibn Maalik narrated that Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) said: “The best of your leaders are those whom you love and they love you; you pray for them and they pray for you. And the worst of your leaders are those whom you anger and they anger you; you curse them and they curse you.” Collected […]


Aboo Umaamah reported that the Prophet (PBUH) said: “Nothing is dearer to Allaah than two drops and two marks: a tear drop which falls due to the fear of Allaah and a drop of blood shed in the path of Allaah. As for the two marks, they are a mark received in Allaah’s path and […]